Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Villanova moves into tie for best conference record

By Scott Cournoyer

November 2, 2010

Filed under Conference Notebooks

Thanks to a 28-7 victory over Richmond on Saturday, Villanova moved into a three-way tie for the best record in the Colonial Athletic Association. The win marks the Wildcats’ third-straight victory, continuing a home winning streak that now stands at 15, including 23 wins in the last 24 home games. ...

Wingo earns weekly conference honors

By Jackson Alexander

November 2, 2010

Filed under Conference Notebooks

Charlotte’s Macky Wingo was named the Atlantic 10 Women’s Soccer Player of the Week, while Richmond’s Becca Wann and La Salle’s Renee Washington shared the Rookie of the Week award. Wingo scored five goals in two games this week and helped her team take the top spot in the conference tournamen...

Video highlights: Richmond defeats UMass

By Nick O'Malley

October 18, 2010

Filed under Football, Videos

UMass vs. Richmond highlights from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....

Zono’s comeback fuels second half surge

By Pete Vasquez

October 17, 2010

Filed under Field Hockey, Sports

Senior midfielder Makaela Potts said it herself. The Massachusetts field hockey team is a second half team. Frustrated, yet never panicking in either deficit they faced this weekend, the Minutewomen (9-6, 3-0 Atlantic 10) grabbed ...

Homecoming matchup opens second half for UMass

By Jay Asser

October 13, 2010

Filed under Football

After three consecutive road games and a bye week, the Massachusetts football team heads back to McGuirk Alumni Stadium for Homecoming against a wounded Richmond squad on Saturday. The No. 20 Spiders (2-3, 0-2 Colonial Athletic...

Teams open up Atlantic 10 schedule

By Stephen Hewitt

October 5, 2010

Filed under Conference Notebooks

With the non-conference portion of the schedule just about complete, the field hockey teams in the Atlantic 10 are looking forward to engaging in conference play starting this week. The road to the A-10 Championship, which will take place one month from today...

James Madison shocks No. 13 Virginia

By Stephen Sellner

September 13, 2010

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Football

The James Madison football team pulled off a high-profile victory on Saturday as they defeated No. 13 Virginia Tech, 21-17. JMU coach Mickey Matthews, who won the FCS National Championship in 2004 coaching the Dukes, was ecstatic...

Villanova favored to repeat in CAA

By Robert Hanlon

September 8, 2010

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Football

The Villanova football team enters the season as the No. 1 contender in the CAA preseason poll after winning the National Championship last season. Villanova will return 15 players from last year’s starters including seven...

Minutemen face Richmond in second round

By Jeffrey R. Larnard

March 11, 2010

Filed under Men's Basketball

This is uncharted territory. For the first time since 2002, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team is playing a second game in the Atlantic 10 tournament tonight when it takes on third-seeded Richmond in Atlantic City. After...

Minutewomen to face Spiders in A-10 Tournament

By Steve Levine

March 4, 2010

Filed under Women's Basketball

It is not the same game or the same team from mid-January. The Massachusetts women’s basketball team will play its first game of the A-10 tournament Friday against Richmond. In their only other meeting this year, the Spiders...