Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass men’s lacrosse drops defensive battle at Towson

By Cameron McDonough

April 8, 2013

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

For the first half of the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team’s game against Towson on Saturday, the Minutemen were entrenched in a defensive battle with the Tigers. But the UMass defense couldn’t keep the Towson offense at bay any lon...

Penn State, Delaware winners; SJU struggles continue

By Brendan Tuma

April 10, 2012

Filed under Conference Notebooks

Heartbreaking losses continue to be a trend for the Drexel men’s lacrosse team as the season heads into its final games. The Dragons (5-6, 3-1 Colonial Athletic Association) hosted No. 16 Penn State but was unable to hold...

Towson visits UMass on Senior Day

By Jackson Alexander

April 6, 2012

Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Sports

On Saturday, 11 seniors on the No. 2 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse will play their final regular season game at Garber Field as the Minutemen face Towson on Senior Day. The class of 2012 features a plethora of impact players o...

Minutemen host Towson tonight

By Stephen Hewitt

November 30, 2011

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

Rolling through an early non-conference slate with four decisive wins to open the season, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team didn’t face much adversity. But following a disappointing trip to the Bahamas last week, the...

Fast-paced games leading to dry spells for UM

By Stephen Sellner

November 30, 2011

Filed under Basketball, Sports

Through its first four games, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team was able to pull away from its opposition using a series of runs in which the Minutemen dominated. In the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament, the squad got a tast...

CAA ends weekend with three-way tie for 1st place

By Clinton Angus

November 9, 2011

Filed under Football, Sports

After the dust settled from another weekend of football in the Colonial Athletic Association, the conference is feeling top-heavy with a three-way tie for first place. Currently, Maine, New Hampshire and Towson each have 5-1...

Black Bears rally, Towson wins

By Greg Romagna

October 25, 2011

Filed under Football

The No. 8 Maine football team scored 23 fourth quarter points, including the last 16 points of the game, to stun then-No. 18 Richmond on Saturday, 23-22. With the victory, Maine improved its record to 6-1 and 4-0 in the Colonial Athletic Association and increased its win streak to f...

Cannella hopes for big scoring against defensive Tigers

By Jay Asser

April 7, 2011

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

After breaking its brief two-game losing streak, the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team will take on conference foe Towson on the road on Saturday. No. 16 UMass will travel to Towson for the first time in the regular season since 1963. The matchup with the Tigers also marks...

Hofstra returns to form after upset loss

By Ben Lambert

March 29, 2011

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

Showing the fortitude necessary to carry it through the long season, No. 8 Hofstra defeated Saint John’s, 8-5, on March 22 and rushed past Drexel, 11-6, on March 26. It would have been easy for the Pride to wallow in self-pity...

UMass defeats Towson on road

By Dan Gigliotti

October 3, 2010

Filed under Football

Massachusetts football coach Kevin Morris said his team needs to avoid making mistakes in order to win on the road against conference opponents. The Minutemen did not play error-free this weekend, but still managed to claim vi...

Riding win streak, UMass hosts Tigers on Senior Day Saturday

By Mike Gillmeister

April 7, 2010

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

It took 47 years, but the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team hosts Towson for the first time on Saturday afternoon in only the second meeting between the two teams. The No.7 Minutemen (7-2, 2-0 Colonial Athletic Association) are 1-0 a...