Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Youth making considerable impact as practices resume

By Mark Chiarelli

October 3, 2013

Official practices began last Friday for the Massachusetts men’s basketball team, setting in motion a 30-practices-in-40-days schedule building up to the season opener against Boston College on Nov. 10. For anyone alarmed that the return of basketball season snuck up this ...

Video highlights: UMass basketball snaps losing skid with win over Dayton

By Mark Chiarelli

February 25, 2013

The UMass men's basketball team snapped a 3-game losing streak with a 77-66 win over the Dayton Flyers. Here are the highlights. Umass Dayton Highlights from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....

Hewitt: Atlantic 10 is becoming an elite college basketball conference

By Stephen Hewitt

November 9, 2012

I want to say something. I’m going to put it out there. If you like it, you can take it. If you don’t, send it right back. The Atlantic 10 is quickly becoming an elite college basketball conference. To clarify: The...

Minutemen will have to fight to make it to the NCAA tournament

By Nate Luippold

February 23, 2012

It’s been nearly 14 seasons since the University of Massachusetts men’s basketball team last played in an NCAA Tournament game. Over the past decade and a half, the Minutemen have come close several times to making i...

UMass on the road again

By Jay Asser

February 1, 2011

Following two straight Atlantic 10 wins and three consecutive road victories, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team will look to continue hitting its stride when it takes on conference foe Saint Louis on the road Wednesday. After...

Second-half offensive attack beats UM

By Jay Asser

January 23, 2011

In its loss to Atlantic 10 foe Richmond, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team had the tough task of defending a Spiders’ offense which went off for 51 of their 84 points in the second half. After an Anthony Gurley 3-pointer...