Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Atlantic 10 predictions

By Adam Miller

November 16, 2010

Filed under Men's Basketball

Also see: Predictions from around the A-10 Last season, we got a chance to see the potential of the Atlantic 10 with as many as six teams on the bubble of making the NCAA tournament at the end of the season. This year, the A-...

Owls blast by Rockets, Musketeers fight off WMU

By Stephen Sellner

November 16, 2010

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Men's Basketball

The Temple men’s basketball team handled Toledo easily, 82-49, for its second win of the season on Saturday.  All five starters for the No. 22 Owls scored in double-figures, providing a lethal and balanced offensive attack....

Minutewomen familiar with role as underdog host

By Pete Vasquez

November 4, 2010

Filed under Field Hockey

The Massachusetts field hockey team knows this role all too well. It’s the role of the tournament-hosting team that just snuck into its own dance. That was the Minutewomen last year. They had to win their last three con...

Minutewomen best sports story of semester at UMass

By Adam Miller

November 2, 2010

Filed under Sports Columns

UMass Field Hockey @ La Salle from Daily Collegian on Vimeo. Just one week after covering the Massachusetts football team’s game against New Hampshire at Gillette Stadium, I hit the road again for Comedy Central hosts Jon Stewart and St...

Charlotte drops first conference match

By Stephen Sellner

November 2, 2010

Filed under Conference Notebooks

Tyler Witmer netted the game-winning goal in a double-overtime thriller, pushing Temple past Charlotte, 2-1. The sophomore beat 49ers goalkeeper Gavin Dawson to clinch the victory, set up by a downfield pass from freshman Will Mayhew. Charlotte tied the contest in the 88th minute after ...

Minutemen head on road to face conference foes

By Steve Levine

October 21, 2010

Filed under Men's Soccer

The Massachusetts soccer team looks to continue its hot start into conference play when it heads to Philadelphia, Penn. this weekend for games against Temple and Saint Joseph’s. After a 3-3-6 start to the season, the...

Minutemen faring well away from Rudd Field

By Herb Scribner

October 21, 2010

Filed under Men's Soccer

Away games are generally considered to be tougher than playing at home. Dealing with opposing fans, someone else’s turf, there’s a slew of factors that typically make away games tougher for squads. For the Massachu...

Minutewomen celebrate seniors in final home weekend of season

By Pete Vasquez

October 21, 2010

Filed under Field Hockey

It’s come down to the last home weekend for the Massachusetts field hockey team with what has been a very promising season thus far. Temple and Saint Joseph’s will visit Garber Field on Friday and Sunday as they take on...

Minutewomen keeping the mood light down the stretch

By Michael Wood

October 21, 2010

Filed under Field Hockey

The Massachusetts field hockey team stands alone atop the Atlantic 10 with an undefeated 3-0 record and the confidence that it can defeat any school on any given day. Being the top team in a conference means that every othe...

UMass continues Atlantic 10 play this weekend

By Michael Counos

October 21, 2010

Filed under Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team will return to action this weekend for Atlantic 10 matchups against Temple and Saint Joseph’s. The contests wrap up the Minutewomen’s regular season schedule at home in which...

Temple splits weekend

By Jackson Alexander

October 18, 2010

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Field Hockey

The Temple field hockey team rebounded from a loss earlier in the week to blank West Chester, 3-0. The Owls suffered their first Atlantic 10 loss of the season when they traveled to face La Salle last Friday. Temple controlled...

Settles continues hot start with second conference honor

By Stephen Sellner

October 12, 2010

Filed under Conference Notebooks

Forward Bridget Settles of the Temple field hockey team continued her impressive start to the season by earning her second Atlantic 10 Conference Performer of the Week award. Settles helped the Owls snap a four-game losing streak by assisting teammate Kaylee Keener’s game-winning g...