Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Minutemen trounce Saint Joseph’s

By Jay Asser

February 24, 2011

The Massachusetts men’s basketball team used defense and a balanced attack to win its second-straight game, 69-51, against Atlantic 10 foe Saint Joseph’s on Wednesday at the Mullins Center. The 51 points were the s...

Gurley returns to form against Saint Joseph’s

By Herb Scribner

February 23, 2011

Anthony Gurley’s slump may be over. On Wednesday night at the Mullins Center, Gurley returned to his scoring ways with a game-high 22 points, but also moved into 17th all-time in UMass scoring history (1,259 points). Gurley passed Doug ...

Minutemen schedule lightens against Hawks

By Herb Scribner

February 3, 2011

After being covered in 3-pointers in its 69-53 loss to Saint Louis on Wednesday, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team is in need of a confidence booster. “You’ve got to find a way to win on the road,” guard Anthony Gurl...

La Salle wins overtime thriller, Duquesne rolls

By Stephen Hewitt

January 31, 2011

After a three-point advantage at halftime on Sunday afternoon, the Duquesne men’s basketball team pulled away in the second frame to stay undefeated in Atlantic 10 play, beating Dayton 82-64 at the CONSOL Energy Center.           Senior...

Minutewomen drop close game against Hawks

By Michael Wood

January 23, 2011

After a convincing victory against Saint Louis last Wednesday, the Massachusetts women’s basketball team blew a double-digit lead and dropped its latest game against Saint Joseph’s, 72-68, on Saturday. “We’ve just got to lea...

Atlantic 10 predictions

By Adam Miller

November 16, 2010

Also see: Predictions from around the A-10 Last season, we got a chance to see the potential of the Atlantic 10 with as many as six teams on the bubble of making the NCAA tournament at the end of the season. This year, the A-...

Minutewomen familiar with role as underdog host

By Pete Vasquez

November 4, 2010

The Massachusetts field hockey team knows this role all too well. It’s the role of the tournament-hosting team that just snuck into its own dance. That was the Minutewomen last year. They had to win their last three con...

Minutemen head on road to face conference foes

By Steve Levine

October 21, 2010

The Massachusetts soccer team looks to continue its hot start into conference play when it heads to Philadelphia, Penn. this weekend for games against Temple and Saint Joseph’s. After a 3-3-6 start to the season, the...

Minutemen faring well away from Rudd Field

By Herb Scribner

October 21, 2010

Away games are generally considered to be tougher than playing at home. Dealing with opposing fans, someone else’s turf, there’s a slew of factors that typically make away games tougher for squads. For the Massachu...

Minutewomen celebrate seniors in final home weekend of season

By Pete Vasquez

October 21, 2010

It’s come down to the last home weekend for the Massachusetts field hockey team with what has been a very promising season thus far. Temple and Saint Joseph’s will visit Garber Field on Friday and Sunday as they take on...

Minutewomen keeping the mood light down the stretch

By Michael Wood

October 21, 2010

The Massachusetts field hockey team stands alone atop the Atlantic 10 with an undefeated 3-0 record and the confidence that it can defeat any school on any given day. Being the top team in a conference means that every othe...

UMass continues Atlantic 10 play this weekend

By Michael Counos

October 21, 2010

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team will return to action this weekend for Atlantic 10 matchups against Temple and Saint Joseph’s. The contests wrap up the Minutewomen’s regular season schedule at home in which...