Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Minutewomen setting career-highs with first victory

By Michael Counos

December 2, 2010

With a new head coach at the helm for the Massachusetts women’s basketball team, returning players are taking on new roles on the hardwood and taking advantage of them. In their first win of the season against Brown 78-55,...

Winless Minutewomen take on Brown at home on Wednesday

By David Martin

November 30, 2010

After going through a grueling five-game road trip, the Massachusetts women’s basketball team is looking to pick up its first win on the year at home against Brown on Wednesday night. The Minutewomen (0-6) have traveled up and down the East Coast over the past few weeks, t...

Minutewomen adapting to Dawley’s offense

By Michael Counos

November 30, 2010

Despite its winless record, the Massachusetts women’s basketball team has shown that it is adapting to the new offensive system of UMass coach Sharon Dawley. The Minutewomen, who stand at 0-6 on the season, are averaging 57.5 points per game and are becoming more balan...

Minutewomen sign Canadian for next year

By Adam Miller

November 21, 2010

The Massachusetts women’s basketball team signed its third recruit of the November early signing period Thursday. Rashida Timbilla, a 6-foot-1 forward from Nepean, Ontario, is part of the Class of 2015, which includes Emily...

Freshmen contributing early in season for Minutewomen

By David Martin

November 18, 2010

Maria Uminski/CollegianOne of the most important keys to success for any team in a new year is the training and development of fresh young talent. The Massachusetts women’s basketball team is seeing those benefits just two games into ...

Minutewomen search for first win this weekend

By Michael Counos

November 18, 2010

The Massachusetts women’s basketball team is in search of its first win this weekend as it travels to South Orange, N.J. to take on LSU and Seton Hall in the Anaconda Sports SHU Classic. The Minutewomen will matchup with ...

Minutewomen sign top high school prospect Mital

By Michael Wood

November 18, 2010

Massachusetts women’s basketball head coach Sharon Dawley has announced two player signings in less than a week, adding Emily Mital and Ronni Grandison to her list of recruits, according to UMass Athletics. The Minutewomen already have a strong core o...

Minutewomen opens up season against George Mason

By Michael Counos

November 11, 2010

The premiere of a new season, new faces and a new head coach all will get underway this Friday, as the Massachusetts women’s basketball team opens the regular season against George Mason. Sharon Dawley, UMass’ 10th coach ...