Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass hockey loses to Providence on Senior Night

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

February 23, 2014

Filed under Highlight Reels, Scrolling Headlines, Sports Multimedia, Web-Exclusive

The Minutemen honored their nine seniors on Senior Night, but couldn't follow it up with a win, as they fell to the Friars 2-1 Saturday night. Here are the highlights. UMass Hockey v Providence Highlights from Daily Collegian ...

Derrick Gordon tips UMass men’s basketball past PC in overtime

By Cameron McDonough

December 28, 2013

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

With the game tied in the final seconds of overtime, the ball would usually be in the hands of the Massachusetts men’s basketball team’s ultra-reliable point guard, Chaz Williams. But there was one slight problem. Williams wa...

UMass women’s cross country ties for first at mini-meet

By Arthur Hayden

October 29, 2013

Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Sports

The Massachusetts women's cross country team excelled in its shortest race of the season on Friday. The team placed first at the CCSU Mini-Meet alongside No. 4 Providence with 78 points in the three kilometer race. The UMass harriers faced off against only 15 other squads. Among them, many teams did not field their...

UMass tennis opens season with clean sweep of Providence

By Andrew Cyr

October 1, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Tennis

The Massachusetts tennis team couldn’t have asked for a better start to the 2013 fall season, cleanly sweeping Providence 7-0 in its opener on Saturday. UMass defeated Providence in every match it played, winning all three doubles matches and all seven si...

UMass-Lowell moves into first place, Providence defeats BC

By Jason Kates

March 6, 2013

Filed under Hockey, Sports

The No. 7 UMass-Lowell hockey team moved into first place in the Hockey East Association after defeating Merrimack 3-1 on Sunday. The River Hawks (21-9-2, 15-8-2 HEA) were led by junior winger Josh Holmstrom, who tallied two...

UMass men’s hoops travels south for Puerto Rico Tip-Off

By Stephen Sellner

November 15, 2012

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

The Massachusetts men’s basketball team didn’t have much time to dwell over its come-from-behind victory over Harvard in its season opener. That is, unless the members of the team did it on a plane ride to Puerto Rico. UMass...

Michael Pereira lifts UMass hockey to convincing win over PC

By Cameron McDonough

November 10, 2012

Filed under Hockey, Sports, Winter Sports

Things finally started to click for Michael Pereira on Friday night. The junior forward was held scoreless in the Massachusetts hockey team’s first six games of the season, but he finally broke through Friday night in UMass'...

Minutemen finally hold third period lead

By Patrick Strohecker

November 10, 2012

Filed under Hockey, Sports, Winter Sports

No lead has been safe for the Massachusetts hockey team so far this season. But, Friday night, UMass (3-4, 2-4 Hockey East Association) finally found the recipe for success and put together arguably its best complete-game performance, shutting out Providence  4-0...