Massachusetts Daily Collegian

No. 11 Butler avoids upset, Richmond wins in OT

By Tom Mulherin

February 20, 2013

Filed under Sports

The No. 11 Butler men’s basketball team defeated Fordham, 68-63, on Saturday, averting a near disastrous upset on the road. The Bulldogs (21-5, 8-3 Atlantic 10) led by just two points with only 18 seconds left in the game...

UMass basketball welcomes red-hot Richmond to Mullins

By Stephen Hewitt

January 25, 2013

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

During Wednesday afternoon’s practice at the Mullins Center, Massachusetts men’s basketball coach Derek Kellogg took a seat in the stands, rather than his usual spot on the court, to observe his team. While it was unusual, it had a pur...

UMass baseball gets eliminated from A-10 tourney, season ends

By Taylor C. Snow

May 24, 2012

Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

With the season on the line and its best pitcher on the mound for the last game of his collegiate career, Joe Popielarczyk and the No. 4-seeded Massachusetts baseball team faced elimination Thursday night in the Atlantic 1...

UMass wins 1500th, hosts power-heavy Richmond this weekend

By Taylor C. Snow

May 4, 2012

Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

The Massachusetts baseball team tallied its 1500th win in club history on Wednesday, with a 7-6 victory over Northeastern. The visiting Huskies struggled defensively throughout, and the Minutemen wasted no time as they took advantage o...

UMass tennis comes up short in A-10 Championship

By Cameron McDonough

April 24, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Tennis

The 2011-2012 campaign for the Massachusetts women’s tennis team came to an end this past Sunday, with a 4-3 loss in the Atlantic 10 championship game to Richmond. The No. 1-seeded Minutewomen (16-8, 7-2 A-10) fought hard in the match, and kept it close throughout,...

No. 17 Minutewomen begin A-10 play

By Jeffrey Okerman

March 29, 2012

Filed under Spring Sports, Women's Lacrosse

The No. 17 Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team will begin conference play on the road this weekend when they face Atlantic 10 rivals, Richmond and George Washington. Friday’s clash with the Spiders (4-5) is a repeat of last year’...

Spiders downed by Terps; La Salle, Temple lose

By Brendan Tuma

March 15, 2012

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Sports

The Richmond women’s lacrosse team suffered a blowout loss to nationally No. 6 Maryland on Tuesday night after rolling out three straight wins to get back to .500. The 18-9 loss puts the Spiders at 3-4 on the season an...

Minutemen tied for 2nd in A-10 following winter break

By Stephen Hewitt

January 22, 2012

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

Following its victory on the road at Richmond on Saturday, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team currently sits in a tie for second place in the Atlantic 10 with Xavier after a winter break that saw the team go a solid 7-2. ...

Anderson leads JMU over Spiders

By Christopher Corso

October 3, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

Sophomore Jordan Anderson rushed for 162 yards and two touchdowns in a career-performance that fueled a 31-7 victory for the James Madison football team over Richmond at Bridgeforth Stadium on Saturday. The Dukes advanced t...

Peterson leads Richmond to victories

By Scott Cournoyer

September 12, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

After the Richmond field hockey team was unable to claim victory against No. 6 Ohio State back on Sept. 3 in a 2-1 nail biter, the Spiders came back strong over the weekend. Richmond won 3-2 against No. 13 Princeton on t...