Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Minutewomen look to solve defense, turnover woes

By Eric Mansfield

February 8, 2012

Filed under Women's Basketball

Before the Massachusetts women’s basketball team went on their most recent six-game losing streak, it held Rhode Island to 39 points, a feat the Minutewomen had not accomplished since 2005. While it’s important to note that the Rams (1-...

UMass continues on at GW fresh off tough loss

By Stephen Sellner

February 3, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Men's Basketball, Sports

Coming off its narrow, overtime defeat at last place Rhode Island on Wednesday, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team heads to the nation’s capital to take on George Washington on Saturday night. After running past Saint L...

UM hits road fresh off signature win

By Stephen Sellner

February 1, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball

Fresh off its signature win over Saint Louis, the first place Massachusetts men’s basketball team returns to action at last place Rhode Island tonight as the Minutemen continue on with its Atlantic 10 schedule. UMass...

Colarossi, Morrissey score to give UMass win in Atlantic 10-opener

By David Martin

October 2, 2011

Filed under Women's Soccer

With the start of Atlantic 10 conference play, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team improved its wining streak to five games with its 2-0 victory over Rhode Island at Rudd Field on Saturday afternoon. The Minutewomen (7-2-1, 1-...

UMass plays host to URI as it looks to continue streak

By Scott Cournoyer

September 29, 2011

Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

Having won four games in a row, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team is on fire. UMass looks to push the streak to five when it opens up Atlantic 10 play against Rhode Island on Saturday at Rudd Field. The Minutewomen (6-2-1) grabbed their fourth-straight win Tuesda...

Hernandez earns career-high numbers in home opener

By Steve Levine

September 18, 2011

Filed under Football

Jonathan Hernandez’s career game did not come as a surprise for either coach at the Massachusetts football team’s home opener against Rhode Island on Saturday. Hernandez, senior running back, ran for a career-high 16...

Fordham, Dayton split doubleheader following rain delay

By Trevor Bray

April 26, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

The only gift April showers brought Fordham’s and Dayton’s softball teams was a tremendous rain delay as the two squads attempted to play a doubleheader Saturday. The teams waited for five-and-a-half hours to eventually split...

Following tiebreaker, women’s crew takes 2nd in A-10 Championships

By Ben Lambert

April 21, 2011

Filed under Crew

While nearly three inches of rain fell in the Pennsauken, N.J. area on Saturday, and winds gusted over 20 miles per hour, the Massachusetts women’s rowing team managed to battle through the elements to finish in a three-way tie for first ...

Charlotte dominates Saint Joseph’s

By Amy Chaunt

April 11, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

For Charlotte’s baseball team, offense was the key to success over the weekend against Saint Joseph’s. The 49ers defeated the Hawks Saturday afternoon and in a double header Sunday, improving their record to 8-1 in the Atlantic 1...

Sara Plourde, Lindsey Webster win A-10 weekly honors

By Amy Chaunt

April 4, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Softball

Junior Saint Joseph’s player Bernadette Moran was awarded the title of Atlantic 10 Conference Softball Player of the Week. Massachusetts’ Sara Plourde, meanwhile, was named the Pitcher of the Week, and Lindsey Webster was na...

George Washington jumps teams in A-10 standings

By Matt Catizone

February 8, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

Strong back-to-back games have made the George Washington women’s basketball team relevant again in the Atlantic 10. After suffering through a brutal 11-game losing streak which saw the Colonials (7-15, 2-6 A-10) lose...

Highlights: UMass basketball defeats URI

By Scott Cournoyer

January 31, 2011

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports Videos