Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Video: UMass vs UConn football preview

By Stephen Hewitt

August 30, 2012

Filed under Sports Multimedia, Sports Videos, Web-Exclusive

Co-Sports Editors Stephen Hewitt and Stephen Sellner preview UMass football's inaugural FBS season and provide their expectations for the first matchup, today at UConn. Video: UMass football vs UConn preview from Daily Collegian on ...

UMass looks to continue hot play as it heads to BU

By Patrick Strohecker

April 12, 2012

Filed under Softball

The Massachusetts softball team looks to continue its winning ways as it heads to Boston today to take on Boston University. The Terriers come into today’s meeting looking to avenge two close losses to the Minutewomen la...

Plourde fans 13 as UMass edges BC, 4-2

By Patrick Strohecker

April 5, 2012

Filed under Softball, Sports, Spring Sports

After suffering a tough loss to Connecticut on Tuesday, the Massachusetts softball team rebounded nicely at home, defeating Boston College, 4-2, yesterday afternoon. After getting in an early first inning jam, Sara Plourde stranded runn...

Minutewomen fall short at UConn

By Stephen Hewitt

April 3, 2012

Filed under Softball

After a recent home stand served the Massachusetts softball team well, the Minutewomen couldn’t find the same success on a short road trip Tuesday afternoon. UMass (16-11, 4-0 Atlantic 10) couldn’t hold an early lead, a...

Huskies pounce on UMass

By Scott Cournoyer

April 3, 2012

Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

The Connecticut baseball team used a nine-run seventh inning to down the Massachusetts baseball team, 12-5, at Earl Lorden Field on Monday afternoon. UMass (6-10, 2-1 Atlantic 10) dropped its eighth straight contest aga...

Navigating the cost of college

By Sarah Hardy

February 22, 2012

Filed under News

When University of Massachusetts senior political science major Reanne Malesky was applying to college, she knew money would be a large determining factor in where she chose to pursue a degree. “I got into [the University...

UMass Transportation Center wins competitive $3.5 million grant

By Melanie Muller

February 9, 2012

Filed under Campus News, News

  The University of Massachusetts Transportation Center has been named one of 10 recipients of a $3.5 million grant by the U.S. Department of Transportation, according to an article on   The Fede...

Dayton rebounds against Boston College

By Nick Canelas

December 6, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

After a lopsided affair sent the Dayton women’s basketball team home with a 78-38 loss to Connecticut on Thanksgiving weekend, the Flyers bounced back in front of their home crowd with a 69-60 win over Boston College on Sunday....

UConn blows out Dayton; Red Storm sneak past Temple

By Taylor C. Snow

November 30, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Sports

After winning its first two games of the World Vision Classic over Buffalo and Fairleigh Dickinson, the Dayton women’s basketball team entered the championship game against No. 2 Connecticut feeling good about its chances. However,...

UMass to compete in Battle 4 Atlantis tournament

By Herb Scribner

April 21, 2011

Filed under Men's Basketball

While the Massachusetts football team announced its move to the Mid-American Conference and to the Football Bowl Subdivision, the men’s basketball team made its own declaration. Over Thanksgiving break later this year, t...

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...

Minutewomen take on UConn, BU

By Steve Levine

April 5, 2011

Filed under Softball

After scuffling for over a month to start the season, the University of Massachusetts softball team has looked a lot like a Atlantic 10 Championship team again over the past two weeks. The Minutewomen will go for their fifth and sixth w...