Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass football hosts Akron hoping for a win on Senior Day

By Nick Canelas

November 14, 2013

Akron will always have a special place in Massachusetts football history. It was the team the Minutemen beat on the road last season for their first-ever Football Bowl Subdivision victory, and marked UMass coach Charle...

UMass football hosts Western Michigan as favorite in homecoming game

By Nick Canelas

October 24, 2013

After its loss to Maine on Sept. 7, the chances of the Massachusetts football team winning multiple games this season looked slim. The Minutemen were defeated on their home field by a Football Championship Subdivision opponent,...

UMass hockey prepares for four straight against Maine

By Cameron McDonough

October 24, 2013

The Massachusetts hockey team’s upcoming schedule is about to get “unusual.” The Minutemen (2-2) will face Hockey East foe Maine four straight times over the next two weekends, and the first weekend is scheduled to be a ...

UMass seeks more improvement, first Gillette win in home opener

By Nick Canelas

September 5, 2013

The scoreboard may have read 45-0, but the Massachusetts football team could see the distinct improvements from last season's squad in its loss to Wisconsin last Saturday. So much so, in fact, that the players were quick to...

Men’s and women’s swim teams defeat Bryant on senior day

By Kaitlin Boyer

January 23, 2013

In their final swim meet in the pool at Boyden Gymnasium, the seniors on the Massachusetts men's and women's swimming and diving teams were able to make their outing a memorable one, defeating Bryant 185-104 on Saturday. The ...

UMass field hockey stuns No. 1 Syracuse

By Peter Cappiello

October 12, 2012

The Massachusetts field hockey team is on top. At least for one day. After getting downed 1-0 on a late goal in the 67th minute against No. 17 Richmond in Virginia on Saturday afternoon, UMass bounced back to stun the best...