Massachusetts Daily Collegian

LSU pulls off upset against Ole Miss; UCLA, ECU stave off upsets

By Brittany Collens

October 26, 2014

Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Scrolling Headlines, Sports

No. 3 Mississippi suffered its first loss of the season on the road against No. 24 Louisiana State, 10-7, in an unexpectedly low scoring game Saturday night. The Tigers’ defense was led by linebackers Kendell Beckwith (10...

Aaron Murray leads Georgia in SEC thriller

By Ross Gienieczko

October 1, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

Aaron Murray and No .9 Georgia football team stayed alive in the national title hunt, defeating No.6 Louisiana State 44-41 in a pivotal Southeastern Conference matchup on Saturday. Murray led the Bulldogs (3-1, 2-0 SEC) with a...

Ohio State and Notre Dame stay undefeated, Gators beat in-state rival

By Kat Kent

November 28, 2012

Filed under Football, Sports

Ohio State defeated Michigan 26-21 on Saturday, completing an undefeated season and adding fuel to the fire of the two schools’ intense rivalry. The Buckeyes (12-0, 8-0 Big Ten Conference) are ineligible to compete for the...

Louisville wins overtime thriller, Georgia tops Florida

By Tom Mulherin

October 30, 2012

Filed under Football, Sports

The No. 10 Louisville football team continued its undefeated stretch by topping Big East rival Cincinnati, 34-31, on Friday. The Cardinals (8-0, 3-0 Big East) outlasted the Bearcats (5-2, 1-1 Big East) in overtime, as Louisville...

Kentucky holds top spot in NCAA basketball, UNC jumps into top 5

By Taylor C. Snow

February 1, 2012

Filed under Conference Notebooks

After dropping from No. 1 to No. 3 in last week’s Associated Press Top 25 Men’s Basketball poll, Syracuse began to gain ground in the past week, picking up two wins and pushing up to the No. 2 spot. Despite lacking key...

Minnesota claims top spot; Northeastern crushes Irish

By Jeffrey Okerman

December 6, 2011

Filed under Hockey, Sports

The Minnesota men’s hockey team scored an empty net goal to defeat Michigan Tech, 5-3, and extend its 10-game unbeaten streak in the first of two victories the squad notched against the Huskies last weekend. Following the...

Top 10 relatively unchanged in FCS

By Taylor C. Snow

October 25, 2011

Filed under Football

There were a lot of drastic changes in the bottom half of the Football Championship Subdivision Top 25 this past weekend, while the top 10 teams stayed relatively the same. Georgia Southern did not budge from the No. 1 spot this week and moved to 7-0 after pounding Presbyteria...

ASU, Delaware drop off, Maine jumps up the board.

By Nick Canelas

October 4, 2011

Filed under Football, Sports

After getting off to a near perfect start to their respective seasons, both the Appalachian State and Delaware football teams took a nose dive in the Football Championship Subdivision Top 25 poll after poor performances this weekend. Previous...

New UMass president speaks to reporters on campus

By Nancy Pierce

September 28, 2011

Filed under Campus News, News

Robert Caret, the newly-appointed president of the University of Massachusetts, emphasized to the press yesterday his vision to have the school be rated as a top-ranking public institution. He declared that his motivation for UMass is ...

Virginia survives scare, holds onto top spot in polls

By Matt Lopes

April 26, 2011

Filed under Sports, Sports Columns

The Virginia baseball team saw its seven-game winning streak vanish after the first game of Saturday’s doubleheader with North Carolina State, but the Cavaliers fought back at home this past weekend to take the series fr...

Duke on a roll

By Stephen Sellner

January 26, 2011

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

The Duke women’s basketball team is at it again as the Lady Blue Devils stand at 19-0, holding a No.3 spot in the Associated Press’ Top 25 poll. Senior Jasmine Thomas and the rest of the squad appear poised for an...