Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Rhode Island pulls away from Richmond for fifth straight win

By Brittany Collens

February 10, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Conference Notebooks, Men's Basketball, Scrolling Headlines, Sports, Winter Sports

A sold-out crowd packed Richmond’s Robins Center Sunday afternoon but it was Rhode Island which spoiled the day with a 79-74 victory. The Rams (16-5, 8-2 Atlantic 10) have only allowed more than 60 points once in their previous...

URI wins first game of season, GW falls to SEC foe

By Robbie Acer

December 3, 2013

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Sports

The Rhode Island women’s basketball team won its first game of the season Friday, defeating the Detroit 70-59 in the first game of the FAU Thanksgiving Tournament. Detroit (2-6) battled with the Rams (1-6) in a first half marked by 11 lead changes, but ultimately fell short of Rhode Island’s attack. ...

UMass claims first A-10 win of season

By Anthony Chiusano

October 21, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Men's Soccer, Sports

In a physical Atlantic 10 battle between the Massachusetts men’s soccer team and Rhode Island, UMass used three unanswered goals, including two from freshman Cody Sitton to defeat URI 3-1 Sunday afternoon at Rudd Field. With...

Physical play fuels conference rivalry between UMass and URI

By Patrick Strohecker

October 21, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Men's Soccer, Sports

There was no love lost between the Massachusetts men’s soccer team and Rhode Island on Sunday afternoon at Rudd Field. With both UMass and the Rams still searching for their first Atlantic 10 wins of the season, it was no surprise that the physical play was at a high in the ...

UMass women’s soccer looks to right ship against URI on Friday

By Joey Saade

October 17, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

Finding itself in the midst of a three-game winless streak, the Massachusetts women's soccer team will look to Friday's game against Rhode Island to snap back into its winning ways as the end of the season approaches. J...

Men’s soccer set to welcome URI to Rudd Field on Sunday

By Patrick Strohecker

October 17, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Men's Soccer, Sports

After dropping both games in its opening weekend of Atlantic 10 play, the Massachusetts men’s soccer team looks to right the ship this weekend when it takes on Rhode Island on Sunday at Rudd Field. UMass opened up conference play...

UMass tennis wins its first outdoor match of the season

By Ryan Barry

April 11, 2013

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Tennis

The Massachusetts tennis team played its first outdoor match of the season Wednesday and stormed passed Rhode Island, 6-1, at the URI Tennis Complex in Kingston, R.I. The Minutewomen (12-5, 6-1 Atlantic 10) came out strong and never let up...