Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass sweeps URI, extends win streak to 11

By Stephen Hewitt

April 24, 2012

No matter the opponent, the Massachusetts softball team just keeps on winning. UMass (27-11, 13-0 Atlantic 10) continued its winning ways with a pair of victories on Tuesday afternoon against Rhode Island at the UMass Softball Complex to e...

Turnovers coming back to haunt Minutewomen

By Jeffrey Okerman

February 14, 2012

With just four games remaining before the close of the season, the Massachusetts women’s basketball team finds itself in a fight to keep from finishing at the wrong end of the Atlantic 10 standings. Heading into the final stretch of the...

UM welcomes 1st place St. Bonaventure

By David Martin

February 7, 2012

In its efforts to end its six-game losing streak and to improve its position in the Atlantic 10 standings, the Massachusetts women’s basketball team will take on No. 25 St. Bonaventure at home at the Mullins Center tonight at 5 p.m. The Mi...

Minutewomen look to solve defense, turnover woes

By Eric Mansfield

February 7, 2012

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 20, 2011

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

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...