Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Hewitt: UMass lacking consistent inside presence

By Stephen Hewitt

December 3, 2012

Derek Kellogg got in Cady Lalanne’s ear, maybe as close as one can get and a little too close for comfort. The Massachusetts men’s basketball coach had seen enough as he saw his sophomore center have a hard time going up against Miami (F...

UMass outlasts MSU in NIT 1st round

By Stephen Sellner

March 13, 2012

The speed and tenacity of the Massachusetts men’s basketball team finally got the best of the larger, more physical Mississippi State last night. It just took two overtime periods. UMass (23-11) won its first playoff game und...

Men’s Basketball Podcast: Carter, Morgan beat URI, A-10 Tourney next

By Stephen Sellner

March 5, 2012

Assistant Sports Editors Stephen Sellner, Jackson Alexander, and Stephen Hewitt discuss the latest 89-83 hoops victory over Rhode Island, and preview UMass' matchup against Duquesne in the opening round of the A-10 tourname...

Carter, Morgan power UMass past URI on Senior Day

By Stephen Hewitt

March 5, 2012

It may have taken four, long and sometimes grueling seasons, but the Massachusetts men’s basketball team and coach Derek Kellogg can finally call themselves 20-game winners. Jesse Morgan led all scorers with 25 points on a ...

Carter shines on Senior Day

By Jackson Alexander

March 5, 2012

Sean Carter certainly saved his best for last. On Saturday, the senior scored a career-high 22 points and collected 10 rebounds in the Massachusetts men’s basketball team’s 89-83 win over Rhode Island on Senior Day. C...

Big playoff implications on the line as Minutemen face Rhode Island

By Jackson Alexander

March 2, 2012

The Massachusetts men’s basketball team will conclude its regular season on Saturday when it hosts Rhode Island. The Minutemen will honor seniors Sean Carter and Matt Hill, as the two will be competing at the Mullins Center in a regular...

URI shocks UMass, 81-78, in OT

By Stephen Hewitt

February 2, 2012

Four days after its biggest win of the season, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team learned the hard way just how grueling the Atlantic 10 can be. The Minutemen (16-6, 5-3 A-10) squandered opportunity after opportunity on...

UM hoops returns to Springfield, takes on Siena in Friday night showdown

By Stephen Hewitt

December 8, 2011

Since its undefeated start, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team has been far from consistent. After beginning 4-0, UMass has alternated wins and losses in its past six games, and has failed to build on any momentu...

Slideshow: Minutemen sweep by Elon, 85-67

By Jeff Bernstein

November 12, 2011


New season, new feel for Minutemen

By Stephen Hewitt

November 10, 2011

When the Massachusetts men’s basketball team exited the Mullins Center court last March after being humiliated by Dayton in the first round of the Atlantic 10 tournament, it was clear that something needed to be changed...

UM men’s basketball team starting to shine

By Jay Asser

January 20, 2011

While the strength of the Massachusetts men’s basketball team may lay in the backcourt, Terrell Vinson and Sean Carter are proving in the conference schedule that the team’s big men should not be overlooked. Both Vinson a...

Sean Carter reclaims starting spot and contributes to UMass wins

By Jay Asser

November 28, 2010

Through its six wins to begin the season this year, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team has received significant contributions from a number of players. The latest addition to that group is junior center Sean Carter. Carter ...