Massachusetts Daily Collegian

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...

Minutemen come back, down Dukes 21-14

By Jay Asser

October 31, 2010

Filed under Football

Following consecutive losses for the first time this season, the Massachusetts football team rallied in the fourth quarter to defeat James Madison on the road, 21-14. The No. 18 Minutemen (5-3, 3-2 Colonial Athletic Association...

Receiver Anthony Nelson filling big shoes left by Victor Cruz, Jeremy Horne

By Jay Asser

October 27, 2010

Filed under Football, Sports

The loss of former wide receivers Jeremy Horne and Victor Cruz has not been felt by the Massachusetts football team this season, due in large part to transfer Anthony Nelson. The senior, now is in his first and only season at...

Minutemen prepare for James Madison

By Dan Gigliotti

October 27, 2010

Filed under Football, Sports

The Massachusetts football team travels to James Madison on Saturday with an imbalanced offensive performance to show for a balanced conference record. “Last week, we had to throw the ball a lot more than we normally would,...

Video highlights: Richmond defeats UMass

By Nick O'Malley

October 18, 2010

Filed under Football, Videos

UMass vs. Richmond highlights from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....

Spiders stun Minutemen

By Dan Gigliotti

October 17, 2010

Filed under Football, Sports

A late rally by No. 20 Richmond handed the No. 8 Massachusetts football team its first conference loss, stunning a Homecoming crowd in Amherst. The Spiders (3-3, 1-2 Colonial Athletic Association) rallied on a touchdown...

Turnovers, penalties plague UMass against Richmond

By Jay Asser

October 17, 2010

Filed under Football, Sports

Following its bye week, the Massachusetts football team struggled to find a rhythm and made untimely mistakes to suffer its second loss of the season on Homecoming weekend. “We made a million mistakes and we had penalties at...

It’s homecoming weekend for UMass alumni

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

October 15, 2010

Filed under Campus News

As alumni return to campus, the University of Massachusetts has a full schedule of events lined up for Homecoming Weekend. The Homecoming football game will take place, Saturday at 3:30 p.m. against Richmond. Earlier on Saturday, late Marching Band d...

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...

Running back tandem paying off for Minutemen

By Jay Asser

September 29, 2010

Filed under Football

If there was any doubt before the start of the 2010 season that the No. 8 Massachusetts football team would rely heavily on the run, there is none now. The formula of being a run-first team with the ability to keep defenses hone...

Minutemen look for second conference win Saturday

By Dan Gigliotti

September 29, 2010

Filed under Football

The No. 8 Massachusetts football team travels to Maryland to play Towson in its third straight road game, with a focus on remaining undefeated against Colonial Athletic Association opponents. The Minutemen (3-1, 1-0 CAA) come off...