Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UPDATED: UMass defeats Duquesne, advances to Atlantic City

By Stephen Sellner

March 7, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball

As the clock turned to all zeros, Chaz Williams jumped into the arms of Sean Carter as the electric Mullins Center rejoiced. It was a gritty, grind-it-out contest where each team refused to give in. But it was th...

McCormack leading by example

By Jackson Alexander

February 28, 2012

Filed under Lacrosse, Men's Lacrosse, Sports, Spring Sports

Check out more from the Collegian’s Lacrosse Special Issue: UMass lacrosse shy away from NCAA | Women’s lacrosse is returning the bulk of its roster | McMahon enters second season at helm of women’s lacrosse | Asser: Lacro...

Minutemen split weekend series with No. 11 Maine

By Nick Canelas

February 21, 2012

Filed under Hockey, Sports

One day after one of its most lopsided defeats of the season, the Massachusetts hockey team scored in the opening minute of Saturday’s game and never looked back. The 4-1 road win against No. 11 Maine gave UMass its sixth vic...

Podcast: Lacrosse season preview

By Stephen Sellner

February 17, 2012

Filed under Podcasts, Sports Multimedia, Sports Podcasts, Web-Exclusive

Maxwell Sparr/Collegian Lax beat writers Stephen Sellner and Jackson Alexander tell listeners what to expect from the nationally ranked Minutemen Lacrosse team this spring. Lacrosse Season Preview...

UMass lacrosse shy away from NCAA, CAA rankings for 2012 season

By Stephen Sellner

February 16, 2012

Filed under Lacrosse, Men's Lacrosse, Sports, Spring Sports

Check out more from the Collegian's Lacrosse Special Issue: Women’s lacrosse is returning the bulk of its roster | McMahon enters second season at helm of women’s lacrosse | Asser: Lacrosse teams a great source of UMass pri...

Asser: Lacrosse teams a great source of UMass pride

By Jay Asser

February 16, 2012

Filed under Lacrosse, Men's Lacrosse, Sports, Spring Sports, Women's Lacrosse

Check out more from the Collegian's Lacrosse Special Issue: UMass lacrosse shy away from NCAA | Women’s lacrosse is returning the bulk of its roster | McMahon enters second season at helm of women’s lacrosse | Scribner: E...

Scribner: Everybody loves overtime lacrosse

By Herb Scribner

February 16, 2012

Filed under Lacrosse, Men's Lacrosse, Sports, Spring Sports

Check out more from the Collegian's Lacrosse Special Issue: UMass lacrosse shy away from NCAA | Women’s lacrosse is returning the bulk of its roster | McMahon enters second season at helm of women’s lacrosse | Asser: Lacro...

2nd-half runs lift Minutemen past Bonnies

By Stephen Sellner

February 9, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

It’s been a reoccurring theme for the Massachusetts men’s basketball team all season long. At times, it can look rattled and seem destined for a long night. But all it takes is a shift in momentum and the Minutemen unle...

Minutemen battle Black Knights in season-opener

By Jackson Alexander

February 9, 2012

Filed under Lacrosse, Men's Lacrosse, Sports, Spring Sports

On Friday, a pair of preseason heavyweights will square off as the No. 13 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team faces Army in the regular season-opener for both teams. The Minutemen will begin their season on the road aft...

Morgan catches fire to lead UM to win

By Jackson Alexander

February 9, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

What a difference a year makes. On Feb. 8, 2011, Jesse Morgan had played in just six of UMass’ 22 games and scored a total of 13 points all season. On Feb. 8, 2012, Morgan led his team to a 76-67 win over St. Bonave...

Ice-cold starts plaguing Minutemen

By Nick Canelas

February 5, 2012

Filed under Hockey, Sports

Staring in the face of a four-game losing streak, the Massachusetts hockey team has some questions to be answered. Those issues, however, do not appear to be relative to how the Minutemen (9-12-5, 5-10-4 Hockey East) finish games, but how it starts them. In its last three contests, UMass has str...