Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass softball looks to get back in the win column against Rhode Island

By Joey Saade

April 30, 2013

Filed under Softball, Sports, Spring Sports

Riding a three-game losing streak, the Massachusetts softball team will look to regain some momentum in a doubleheader matchup at Rhode Island on Tuesday. After stringing together a season-high seven-game winning streak just two weeks ago, the Minutewomen (15-22, 9-7 Atlantic 10) hav...

UMass basketball closes regular season with victory at URI

By Stephen Hewitt

March 9, 2013

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

KINGSTON, R.I. — After Thursday night's loss against Butler, Massachusetts men's basketball point guard Chaz Williams said he had a long talk with senior guard Freddie Riley. “I told him we're gonna need him to step up ...

Minutewomen tumble to ninth straight defeat

By Jeffrey Okerman

February 20, 2013

Filed under Sports, Winter Sports, Women's Basketball

KINGSTON, R.I. – Jasmine Harris could not buy a bucket in the first half of Tuesday’s game against Rhode Island, but in the second half, for 19 minutes, 50 seconds, she didn’t need to. However, in those last 10 seconds,...

Minutewomen score a win against URI

By Kaitlin Boyer

October 9, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

Aggressiveness and focus, especially early on, helped the Massachusetts women’s soccer team to a 3-1 victory over Rhode Island on Saturday at Rudd Field. The Minutewomen (7-6-0, 2-1-0 Atlantic 10) put together an exp...

UMass and URI set to battle on Saturday

By Cameron McDonough

October 5, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team welcomes Rhode Island to Rudd Field on Saturday with the Rams still looking for their first conference win. Rhode Island (7-5-1, 0-2-0 Atlantic 10) is coming off a 7-2 loss to Dayton on Sunday. UMass coa...

UMass sweeps URI, extends win streak to 11

By Stephen Hewitt

April 24, 2012

Filed under Softball

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

Filed under Women's Basketball

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 8, 2012

Filed under Winter Sports, Women's Basketball

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 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...