Massachusetts Daily Collegian

VCU, George Mason off to hot start in A-10

By Robbie Acer

September 17, 2013

The No.19 Virginia Commonwealth men’s soccer team defeated No. 7 Akron 1-0 Friday night in front of a crowd of 3,319. The Zips (4-2) came out firing at the University of Akron Tournament, but failed to capitalize on numerous...

Minutemen learning how to play away from Mullins

By Stephen Hewitt

March 21, 2012

After the NCAA tournament selection committee announced the 68-team field for the Big Dance on March 11, it was reported that there was one spot open for six teams had St. Bonaventure not won in the Atlantic 10 tournament...

UMass tops Seton Hall, advances to NIT quarterfinals

By Stephen Hewitt

March 17, 2012

Even an early 11 a.m. start time couldn’t prevent the Massachusetts men’s basketball team’s season from continuing. Playing in yet another win or go home situation, UMass (24-11) prevailed, as it knocked off top-se...

UMass faces Seton Hall in second round of NIT

By Jackson Alexander

March 15, 2012

Time after time, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team has risen to the occasion this season. This trend must continue on Saturday morning if it hopes to extend its season. The Minutemen (23-11) will play arguably thei...

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...

Second-half offensive attack beats UM

By Jay Asser

January 23, 2011

In its loss to Atlantic 10 foe Richmond, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team had the tough task of defending a Spiders’ offense which went off for 51 of their 84 points in the second half. After an Anthony Gurley 3-pointer...

Seton Hall reaches triple digits in win over UMass

By Jay Asser

December 14, 2010

The Massachusetts men’s basketball team could do nothing to stop Seton Hall as it surrendered over 100 points for the first time this season and suffered a loss at the Mullins Center on Saturday night. The Minutemen (7-3)...

UMass to play 7 games over winter break

By Herb Scribner

December 9, 2010

There’s no place like the Mullins Center for the holidays. As the University of Massachusetts campus empties out as students travel to their various destinations, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team will play a slew of games over winter break. Th...

Minutewomen remain winless

By Michael Wood

November 21, 2010

The Massachusetts women’s basketball team traveled to New Jersey in search of its first win of the season, but all it found was a number of missed opportunities. In a weekend trip which encompassed tough games against Lou...