Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass men’s basketball’s offense firing at efficient levels

By Mark Chiarelli

December 11, 2013

Massachusetts men’s basketball coach Derek Kellogg didn’t want the question, or his subsequent answer, to be confused. When asked about the early success of UMass forwards such as Sampson Carter, Raphiael Putney and Ma...

Video Highlights: Men’s Basketball knocks off feisty Youngstown State

By Frank Corona

November 18, 2013

The Minutemen pulled away late in the game to defeat the Penguins 85-69 and improve to 3-0 on the season. Here are the highlights. large from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....

Sampson Carter living up to offensive potential for UMass

By Patrick Strohecker

November 16, 2013

Sampson Carter always showed that he had the potential to be a dominant force on the offensive end. Due to playing time restrictions and various injuries, he never lived up to that potential in his first three years with the Ma...

Three Man Weave: Episode 1

By Stephen Hewitt

November 13, 2013

Stephen Hewitt, Patrick Strohecker and Mark Chiarelli discuss the Minutemen's performance thus far, particularly the play of Cady Lalanne, Sampson Carter and Derrick Gordon, and look ahead to their next matchup against Youngstown S...

Video Highlights: UMass men’s basketball beats LSU in wild affair

By Anthony Chiusano

November 12, 2013

The Minutemen held on to beat the Tigers in their home opener by a score of 92-90. Here are the highlights. UMass Men's Basketball vs. LSU from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....

UMass men’s basketball hangs on to beat LSU in wild affair

By Mark Chiarelli

November 12, 2013

It was a fitting way to end the game. Sampson Carter, a Baton Rouge, La., native, stood at the line with a chance to preserve a lead his team desperately clung to against a pesky Louisiana State team. Calmly, Car...

Youth making considerable impact as practices resume

By Mark Chiarelli

October 3, 2013

Official practices began last Friday for the Massachusetts men’s basketball team, setting in motion a 30-practices-in-40-days schedule building up to the season opener against Boston College on Nov. 10. For anyone alarmed that the return of basketball season snuck up this ...