Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Buffalo dismantled by Baylor, Eastern Michigan falls to Nittany Lions

By Andrew Cyr

September 10, 2013

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Sports

The Buffalo football team traveled to Waco, Texas, this weekend in hopes of playing spoiler against 23rd-ranked Baylor.   It wasn’t happening.   The Bulls (0-2) were torched by a red-hot Baylor offense,...

UMass’ season comes to an end with second-round loss to Penn State

By Peter Cappiello

May 12, 2013

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

The goal for the Massachusetts women's lacrosse team was to win the weekend. But on Sunday, the Minutewomen were stopped short, losing to Penn State, 12-9, in the second round of the NCAA Tournament at Penn State Lacrosse Field...

Ohio State takes down Penn State, Drexel wins late

By Ryan Barry

March 5, 2013

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

Ohio State men’s lacrosse sophomore Jesse King notched a win for the Buckeyes in overtime with no time remaining on the clock to clinch a 10-9 win against rival Penn State on Saturday at University Park, Pa.  The Nittany...

UMass, Penn State, Hofstra lead a deep CAA

By Cameron McDonough

February 13, 2013

Filed under Archives, Lacrosse, Sports

For No. 13 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse coach Greg Cannella, there is no doubt that the Colonial Athletic Association is one of the top conferences in the nation. “I would say top to bottom again it’s one of the best...

Temple falls at home, Richmond loses late

By Jason Kates

September 12, 2012

Filed under Archives, Field Hockey, Sports

The Temple field hockey team fell to 2-3 on the season, losing to No. 8 Penn State at home, 5-1, on Saturday. Senior Kelsey Amy led the charge for the Nittany Lions (5-2), tallying two goals and an assist. Also scoring for Penn State were juniors Brittany Grzywacz and Ashtin Klingler, and so...

Penn State stuffs Towson

By Peter Cappiello

April 19, 2012

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Sports

Shane Sturgis and Matthew Mackrides led the No. 11 ranked Penn State men’s lacrosse team to an 8-3 win over Towson on Saturday. The Nittany Lions (7-5, 3-1 Colonial Athletic Association) now sit in second place in the CAA behind...

Towson nips Hofstra

By Brendan Tuma

April 3, 2012

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Sports

The Towson and Hofstra men’s lacrosse teams played a thrilling a double overtime affair on Saturday night. The Tigers (6-3, 2-0 Colonial Athletic Association) came away victorious in the match, as they outlasted then-No....

Men’s lacrosse faces latest test in No. 16 Penn State

By Jackson Alexander

March 16, 2012

Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Sports

Coming off three straight lopsided wins, the No. 4 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team will be tested when it hits the road Saturday to take on No. 14 Penn State. It will be the Minutemen’s (6-0) first game against a r...