Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass baseball Beanpot title defense to take place at Fenway

By Daniel Malone

February 12, 2013

Filed under Archives, Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

If the Massachusetts baseball team is to defend its 2012 Baseball Beanpot title, it'll do it within the confines of one of the most cherished professional stadiums in American history – Fenway Park. The 2013 Baseball Beanpot...

UMass women’s track and field finishes in a three-way tie for first place

By Joey Saade

January 29, 2013

Filed under Sports, Track and Field

The Massachusetts women’s track and field team continued its recent dominance on Friday, finishing in a three-way tie for first place with Boston College and Northeastern at the Joe Donahue Indoor Games in Roxbury. For...

Morgan lifts UMass men’s hoops to road win

By Stephen Sellner

December 5, 2012

Filed under Archives, Men's Basketball, Sports

Jesse Morgan hasn’t exactly shot lights out heading into Tuesday night’s tilt at Northeastern. After all, he was a painful 2-for-17 from 3-point range over the last two games and looked discouraged with his shot. But ...

UMass bounces back with offensive explosion to earn weekend split

By Cameron McDonough

December 3, 2012

Filed under Hockey, Sports, Winter Sports

BOSTON – What a difference 24 hours can make. On Friday night the Massachusetts hockey team was shutout by Northeastern senior goalie Chris Rawlings, but Saturday night was a different story as UMass lit up the goal sheet ...

Video: UMass vs Northeastern highlights

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

December 2, 2012

Filed under Highlight Reels, Sports Multimedia, Sports Videos, Web-Exclusive

The Massachusetts hockey team suffered a 1-0 loss Friday night at the hands of Northeastern and its goalie Chris Rawlings. Here are the highlights of the game. UMass Hockey v Northeastern from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....

Podcast: Puck Talk

By Cameron McDonough

November 30, 2012

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

Daily Collegian hockey beat writers Cameron McDonough, Patrick Strohecker and Nick Canelas recap the Minutemen's games over the past week and preview their home-and-home series with Northeastern this weekend. Puck Talk...

Power play a strength for UMass this season

By Cameron McDonough

November 29, 2012

Filed under Archives, Hockey, Sports, Winter Sports

The Massachusetts hockey team has made its fair share of improvements this  season, but perhaps the biggest of all is its special teams play. Last year, the Minutemen struggled on both the power play and its penalty kill, finishing sixth in Hockey East  with a power play percent...

UNH stays undefeated, BC wins fourth straight game

By Joey Saade

October 29, 2012

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Sports

A last-minute, game-winning goal in the third period by John Henrion lifted the New Hampshire hockey team to a 4-3 victory over Northeastern in Durham, N.H., on Friday. With 53 seconds remaining in regulation, Henrion found...

UNH takes down BU, Boston College wins home opener

By Joey Saade

October 24, 2012

Filed under Hockey, Sports

The New Hampshire hockey team held home ice with a dominating 4-1 victory over Boston University on Saturday night. The Wildcats (3-0-0, 1-0-0 Hockey East Association) scored two first-period goals within 18 seconds to take a 2-1 lead; one which they would never relinquish. Trailing by one, UNH forward John Henrion scored t...

Women’s rugby cruises to victory over Northeastern

By Kat Kent

October 16, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Rugby

The Massachusetts women’s rugby team scored twice in the first 15 minutes of Saturday’s game against Northeastern and never looked back, as the Minutewomen cruised to a 30-5 victory at home. The scorers for the Minutewomen includ...

Northeastern freshmen lead upset over BC

By Kaitlin Boyer

October 16, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Hockey

The Northeastern hockey team received goals from three of its freshmen to pull off a 3-1 win over top-ranked defending champion Boston College on Saturday. The Huskies (2-0-0, 2-0-0 Hockey East) were quick to score with a goal from freshman forward ...

Minuteman come back falls short against Northeastern Saturday.

By Kat Kent

October 2, 2012

Filed under Club Sports, Sports

Heading into Saturday’s match at Northeastern, Massachusetts men’s rugby coach Anthony Neverson was well aware of the challenges lying of ahead for him and his team. However, his team was unable to succeed on those challenges as the Minutemen fell, 30-22, despite a s...