Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass drops first two games in conference play

By Patrick Strohecker

October 15, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Men's Soccer, Sports

It may have been the start of Atlantic 10 play, but the results were still the same for the Massachusetts men’s soccer team. Despite centering much of its focus on getting prepared for A-10 play following a rocky non-conference schedule, UMass dropped both games over the weekend to Virginia ...

Minutewomen to host VCU in first-ever meeting

By Matthew Zackman

October 3, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

After winning its Atlantic 10 conference opener and extending its win streak to three games, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team now shifts its focus to Saturday, when Virginia Commonwealth visits Rudd Field. This is the first-ever meeting between UMas...

VCU, George Mason off to hot start in A-10

By Robbie Acer

September 17, 2013

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Sports

The No.19 Virginia Commonwealth men’s soccer team defeated No. 7 Akron 1-0 Friday night in front of a crowd of 3,319. The Zips (4-2) came out firing at the University of Akron Tournament, but failed to capitalize on numerous...

VCU pulls off upset, Saint Louis hangs on in overtime

By Ross Gienieczko

September 10, 2013

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Sports

The Virginia Commonwealth men’s soccer team rallied in dramatic fashion late Sunday night, stunning No. 13 Maryland on its own turf, 3-2. The Rams (1-1-1), who trailed 2-0 with just under 20 minutes to play, staged a furious...

Second half collapse costs UMass men’s hoops at VCU

By Stephen Sellner

February 15, 2013

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

As the Massachusetts men’s basketball team headed into the locker room at halftime on Thursday, all seemed to be going right. Raphiael Putney seemed to have found his shooting form, the Minutemen controlled the pace of the...