Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Podcast: ‘College Football Weekly’ on week seven

By DailyCollegian.com 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...

Women’s lax dominate weekend

By Jackson Alexander

April 18, 2011

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

For the second straight week, the No. 15 Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team won a pair of Atlantic 10 games over the weekend as the Minutewomen took down both George Washington and Richmond to seal the A-10 regular sea...

Looking back on the Minutewomen’s season

By Nick Bellofatto

April 18, 2011

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

The University of Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team captured the Atlantic 10 regular season crown on Sunday with a 14-4 victory over conference foe Richmond. After opening the season against nine non-conference oppo...

Minutewomen prepare for title game rematch

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

April 14, 2011

Filed under Sports, Women's Lacrosse

The No. 15 Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team is nearing the end of its conference schedule, playing two of its final three regular season games this weekend. The Minutewomen (11-2) are on a four game winning streak,...

Xavier clinches A-10 title

By Ben Lambert

February 28, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

With the Atlantic 10 regular season title on the line, Xavier came up big to defeat Temple, 73-66, on Sunday. Forward Amber Harris led the way for the No. 6 -ranked Musketeers (25-2, 14-0 A-10) with 26 points and 12 boards,...

Spider-bitten

By Herb Scribner

January 23, 2011

Filed under Men's Basketball

Since Atlantic 10 play began, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team adopted a style of play that saw its prolific scorer Anthony Gurley work with the rest of the team in a pass-oriented offense. This was not the case on ...

Second-half offensive attack beats UM

By Jay Asser

January 23, 2011

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

In its loss to Atlantic 10 foe Richmond, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team had the tough task of defending a Spiders’ offense which went off for 51 of their 84 points in the second half. After an Anthony Gurley 3-pointer...