Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Dayton takes early Atlantic 10 lead

By Taylor C. Snow

January 24, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball

Prior to winter break, the Atlantic 10 conference standings stood unscathed, with all 14 teams posting zeros in their conference win-loss columns. By the break’s end, each team had made its mark on the conference, with all trying...

A-10 crowns two tournament champions

By Nick Canelas

November 28, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Sports

It took convincing wins over three power-conference schools, but the Saint Louis men’s basketball team was crowned champions of the 76 Classic tournament after beating Oklahoma 83-63 on Sunday night. Senior forward Brian...

UMass undefeated streak reaches 7 games

By Scott Cournoyer

October 12, 2011

Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team lost a 2-1 heartbreaker on the road at Harvard back in early September. In the seven games since then, the Minutewomen have yet to lose another game. UMass (8-2-2, 2-0-1 Atlantic 10) increased it...

Canepa, Schwartz provide spark for Minutemen

By Stephen Hewitt

October 10, 2011

Filed under Men's Soccer

At a scoreless stalemate and with less than a half to play in Sunday afternoon’s matchup against Saint Louis, the Massachusetts men’s soccer team was searching for a much-needed spark. Coming off a heartbreaking, d...

Charlotte dominates Saint Joseph’s

By Amy Chaunt

April 11, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

For Charlotte’s baseball team, offense was the key to success over the weekend against Saint Joseph’s. The 49ers defeated the Hawks Saturday afternoon and in a double header Sunday, improving their record to 8-1 in the Atlantic 1...

Minutewomen sweep visiting Billikens Sunday

By Steve Levine

April 4, 2011

Filed under Softball, Sports

The Massachusetts softball team appears to have a full head of steam as it rolls through its conference schedule. The Minutewomen (13-14, 5-3 Atlantic 10) swept Sunday’s doubleheader at the UMass Softball Complex agains...

Plourde goes the distance again for Minutewomen

By Pete Vasquez

April 4, 2011

Filed under Softball, Sports

After junior Sara Plourde collected her eighth career no-hitter, she followed it up just two hours later with 1.2 additional hitless innings of relief as the Massachusetts softball team swept Saint Louis in Sunday afternoon’s...

George Washington jumps teams in A-10 standings

By Matt Catizone

February 8, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

Strong back-to-back games have made the George Washington women’s basketball team relevant again in the Atlantic 10. After suffering through a brutal 11-game losing streak which saw the Colonials (7-15, 2-6 A-10) lose...

Davenport nets game-winner to lead Bonnies past Duquesne

By Stephen Hewitt

February 8, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

A 3-pointer sunk by guard Michael Davenport with 1.6 seconds remaining in regulation catapulted the St. Bonaventure men’s basketball team past Duquesne, 64-62, on Saturday. The loss for the Dukes (16-6, 8-1 Atlantic 10) ends...

Billikens rain 3’s on Minutemen

By Jay Asser

February 3, 2011

Filed under Men's Basketball

Against stifling defense and timely shooting, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team suffered its first loss in the last four road contests against Atlantic 10 foe Saint Louis, 69-53. Coming into the game, the Minuteme...

Minutewomen Crush Saint Louis, 77-53

By Michael Wood

January 19, 2011

Filed under Women's Basketball

After suffering crushing defeats in back-to-back games to end winter break, the Massachusetts women’s basketball team started the new semester off right, defeating Saint Louis, 77-53, Wednesday night at the Mullins Cente...