Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass hockey takes season-opener against UConn

By Cameron McDonough

October 15, 2012

Filed under Hockey, Sports, Winter Sports

The John Micheletto era for the Massachusetts hockey team got off on the right foot Friday night, as the Minutemen defeated Connecticut, 4-1, in front of a raucous bunch of 7,123 fans at the Mullins Center. It was the biggest crowd eve...

Video: UMass vs. UConn Highlights

By Cameron McDonough

August 31, 2012

Filed under Highlight Reels, Sports Multimedia, Sports Videos, Web-Exclusive

The Minutemen suffered a tough loss in its inaugural game as a member of the FBS. Umass vs Uconn from Daily Collegian on Vimeo.       Umass vs Uconn from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....

UMass blown out in 1st ever FBS contest

By Stephen Sellner

August 31, 2012

Filed under Archives, Fall Sports, Football, Sports

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. — Well, it can only go up from here. There was an interception returned for a touchdown, a blocked punt for a touchdown and at the end of the first quarter, UMass had more penalty yards (19) than total yards ...

Minutemen search for positives in season-opening beatdown

By Stephen Hewitt

August 31, 2012

Filed under Archives, Fall Sports, Football, Sports

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. – It couldn’t get much worse for the Massachusetts football team Thursday night at Rentschler Field. In their first game as a member of the Football Bowl Subdivision, the Minutemen were outscored...

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....