Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Minutemen battle Black Knights in season-opener

By Jackson Alexander

February 9, 2012

Filed under Lacrosse, Men's Lacrosse, Sports, Spring Sports

On Friday, a pair of preseason heavyweights will square off as the No. 13 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team faces Army in the regular season-opener for both teams. The Minutemen will begin their season on the road aft...

Minutewomen face strong competition at Big Green Invitational

By Jeffrey Okerman

November 7, 2011

Filed under Tennis

Jessica Podlofsky’s impressive display over the weekend shone bright for the Massachusetts tennis team, which was met with stiff competition at the Big Green Invitational. The Minutewomen closed out the fall portion of...

Minutemen prepare to face UConn despite wicked weather

By David Martin

April 5, 2011

Filed under Baseball

Though the rain is certainly not ideal for making plays on the diamond, the Massachusetts baseball team looks to do more than just weather the storm as they prepare to take on Connecticut at J.O. Christian Field on Wednesda...

UMass and local church honor W.E.B. Du Bois

By Collegian News Staff

February 8, 2011

Filed under Archives, Local News

In a promotional campaign for the writings of W.E.B. Du Bois, the University of Massachusetts has signed a five-year partnership with St. John’s Congregational Church, located in Springfield, Mass. The partnership will kick off with several events to raise awareness of the work of W.E.B. Du Bois, a founde...

St. John’s earns big upset win over Duke

By Ben Lambert

January 31, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

Dwight Hardy’s 26 points spurred the St. John’s men’s basketball team to a 93-78 blowout win over No. 3 Duke on Sunday afternoon. The outcome was never in doubt as the Red Storm jumped out to a 46-25 halftime lead on th...

St. John’s pulls off upset

By Ben Lambert

January 30, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

It came down to a last second-shot, but No. 1 Ohio State was finally able to chalk up their 22nd consecutive victory over Northwestern on Saturday night. The game was a thrilling back-and-forth affair, ultimately ending with...