Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Atlantic 10 agrees to landmark deal with ESPN, NBC, CBS

By Daniel Malone

October 3, 2012

The Atlantic 10 has reached an eight-year media and television distribution deal with CBS Sports Network, NBC Sports Group and the ESPN family of networks according to a press release sent out by conference officials on Tuesday. The new ...

Minutewomen notch a win on Senior Night

By Jeffrey Okerman

February 22, 2012

The Massachusetts women’s basketball team boasted four double-digit scorers on Senior Night to defeat Rhode Island, 68-57. Jasmine Watson led the way on offense with 15 points and four rebounds. The win means that UMass no...

49ers roll; hand Minutewomen 5th straight loss

By Cameron McDonough

February 2, 2012

The Massachusetts women’s basketball team’s struggles continued Wednesday night as the Minutewomen fell on the road to Charlotte, 80-58. UMass struggled mightily in the first half, only scoring 19 points to the 49ers 42 point...

UM travels to DU after week-long break

By David Martin

January 25, 2012

As it looks to rebound from a slow start to January, the Massachusetts women’s basketball team prepares to take on a streaking Duquesne squad at the A.J. Palumbo Center tonight. The Minutewomen (6-13, 1-3 Atlantic 10) ...

UM looks to snap losing streak at home

By Staff

December 8, 2011

  The Minutewomen (1-7) are coming off a tough road trip, dropping three games to Quinnipiac, George Mason and most recently Boston College. UMass takes on the Friars (4-5) on Friday night at 7 p.m. The Friars have been ...

Oklahoma State athletics faces tragedy yet again

By Taylor C. Snow

November 28, 2011

Nearly 11 years ago, Oklahoma State was struck with tragedy, when a plane carrying 10 men associated with its men’s basketball team crashed near Denver, killing all on board. Last Thursday afternoon, it faced tragedy again when a sma...

Minutewomen fall to Fordham despite late push

By Michael Counos

February 23, 2011

On Wednesday night, the Massachusetts women’s basketball team battled it out with Fordham, looking to win its second-straight Atlantic 10 conference game. The Minutewomen (7-20, 3-9 A-10) were looking to climb up in the...

Xavier, Temple battle for top spot in Atlantic 10

By Matt Catizone

February 16, 2011

A desire to be the top seed in the Atlantic 10 tournament has pushed the Xavier and Temple women’s basketball programs this season. There is no clear-cut No. 1 yet, though, as both teams boast an 11-0 record. That will...

Elite teams continue dominating

By Trevor Bray

February 16, 2011

Connecticut (25-1, 12-0 Big East) showed no love when facing Oklahoma (18-7, 8-3 Big 12) with an 86-45 win on Feb. 14 – marking the Sooners’ biggest loss since 1978. The Huskies had much to celebrate that evening. Se...

Montgomery contributing in 2nd year with Minutewomen

By Michael Wood

February 11, 2011

Only a year-and-a-half into her career as a member of the Massachusetts women’s basketball team, guard Dee Montgomery has quickly evolved from a strong bench player to a consistent starter. Montgomery did not play much her freshman season at UMass, only substituting in at the end of g...

Minutewomen fall short after comeback bid

By Michael Counos

February 10, 2011

The Massachusetts women’s basketball team climbed back from a double-digit deficit in the second half but was ultimately unable to pick up the victory against Atlantic-10 conference rival Dayton. The two teams tipped off at 11 a.m. in Ohio as UMass played its first of t...

George Washington jumps teams in A-10 standings

By Matt Catizone

February 8, 2011

Strong back-to-back games have made the George Washington women’s basketball team relevant again in the Atlantic 10. After suffering through a brutal 11-game losing streak which saw the Colonials (7-15, 2-6 A-10) lose...