Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass field hockey drops A-10 opener to No. 22 Richmond

By Matt Levine

October 9, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

After dropping its Atlantic 10 opener in a 1-0 defeat to rival No. 22 Richmond on Saturday, Massachusetts field hockey coach Carla Tagliente refused to allow her team to hang their heads. “It is disappointing to have the loss, but i...

UMass travels to face A-10 foe Richmond

By Matt Levine

October 5, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

The Massachusetts field hockey team has one goal for Saturday’s Atlantic 10 opener: defeat the team that snapped last season’s 15-game winning streak. The No. 22 Spiders snapped the Minutewomen’s winning streak with a...

Temple falls at home, Richmond loses late

By Jason Kates

September 12, 2012

Filed under Archives, Field Hockey, Sports

The Temple field hockey team fell to 2-3 on the season, losing to No. 8 Penn State at home, 5-1, on Saturday. Senior Kelsey Amy led the charge for the Nittany Lions (5-2), tallying two goals and an assist. Also scoring for Penn State were juniors Brittany Grzywacz and Ashtin Klingler, and so...

Massachusetts in a league of its own

By Cameron McDonough

April 26, 2012

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Women's Lacrosse

This weekend, the four best Atlantic 10 women’s lacrosse teams will head to Richmond, Va., where they will play for the Atlantic 10 Women’s Lacrosse Championship and a berth in the NCAA tournament. The presumed favorite...

Defending A-10 champion Richmond struggles against Davidson

By Nick Canelas

November 16, 2011

Filed under Men's Basketball

Despite opening its season with a 66-56 win at home over American, the Richmond men's basketball team could not do the same on the road against Davidson, falling, 74-61, thanks in large part to Jake Cohen's 22 point performance. Cohen was one of four Wildcats (2-0) to scor...

Minutemen still struggling in homecoming games; turnovers hurt Hill

By Michael Wood

November 6, 2011

Filed under Football

Homecoming has long been a sacred tradition in college football across the nation, but the Massachusetts football team hasn’t enjoyed much success on its homecoming days in the past. Last year against Richmond, UMass s...

Podcast: ‘College Football Weekly’ on week seven

By Staff

November 1, 2011

Filed under Podcasts, Sports Multimedia

Collegian sports broadcasters Cameron McDonough and Greg Romagna review the past week in college football in 'College Football Weekly'. Click here for podcast...

Minutemen face must-win weekend

By Jackson Alexander

October 27, 2011

Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

With just three games remaining until the Atlantic 10 tournament, the Massachusetts men’s soccer team finds itself on the outside looking in. The Minutemen (4-10-2, 2-2-2 A-10) currently sit in ninth place in the A-10, one point behind ...

Minutewomen attempt to add wins before hitting postseason

By Scott Cournoyer

October 27, 2011

Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

Since losing to La Salle on Oct. 16 in overtime, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team has pulled out a pair of 1-0 victories against Duquesne and St. Bonaventure, sustaining elite status in Atlantic 10 play. UMass (11-3-2, 5-1-1 A-10)...

Three top 10 teams fall, shaking up the FCS poll

By Nick Canelas

September 26, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

The Richmond, William & Mary and Montana football teams all slipped in the top 10 of the Football Championship Subdivision rankings this week, with the Spiders being the only team able to hold a top 10 spot after all three...

Mountaineers trample Savannah State

By Jeffrey Okerman

September 19, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

A strong performance saw the Appalachian State football team run past Savannah State, 41-6, at Kidd Brewer Stadium on Saturday night. The Mountaineers’ running backs combined for 234 rushing yards over 44 carries and ...

Women’s lacrosse A-10 tournament kicks off

By Jackson Alexander

April 26, 2011

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

On Friday, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team will enter the Atlantic 10 tournament in Philadelphia as the top seed. Despite going undefeated in conference play, there are three teams that are ready to contend with UMass...