Massachusetts Daily Collegian

A-10 soccer: Musketeers blow late lead, settle with draw

By Michael Downs

October 15, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Men's Soccer

Despite enjoying a comfortable 2-0 lead heading into the later stages of its contest against Dayton on Friday night, the Xavier men’s soccer team mustered a 2-2 draw after surrendering two late goals in a 42-second span. The Flyers (7-3-1, 1-1-1 Atl...

Owls, Musketeers hold unbeaten A-10 marks

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

October 10, 2012

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Sports

The Temple men’s soccer team relied on strong performances from junior Jake Lister and freshman Jared Martinelli in a 2-1 win over Duquesne on Sunday. After scoring the game-winning goal for the Owls in their last game, Lister...

Positives in chances created, but more goals needed

By Jeffrey Okerman

October 3, 2012

Filed under Archives

As the Massachusetts women’s soccer team begins to roll into the heart of the Atlantic 10 conference schedule, goals will come at a higher premium as teams fight to cement themselves as playoff contenders. The Minutewomen (6-6, 1-1 ...

UMass cleans slate with fast start

By Cameron McDonough

September 30, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

After getting defeated soundly Friday, 4-0, at home against defending Atlantic 10 champion Dayton, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team was in need of a fast start on Sunday against Xavier. And that’s exactly what it got. A mere three minutes, 17 seconds into the game, the Minute...

Do-or-die time as UMass travels to MSU in NIT

By Stephen Sellner

March 12, 2012

Filed under Men's Basketball

Throw out the 22-win season. Throw out the 14-1 record at home. And throw out big wins over NCAA tournament teams Temple, Saint Louis, Xavier, St. Bonaventure and Davidson. The Massachusetts men’s basketball team’s se...

Podcast: UMass vs. Temple – Win or go home

By Stephen Sellner

March 9, 2012

Filed under Podcasts, Sports Multimedia, Sports Podcasts, Web-Exclusive

Assistant Sports Editors Stephen Sellner, Jackson Alexander, and Stephen Hewitt talk about UMass' first round A-10 victory against Duquense, preview today's game vs. Temple, and make predictions for the entire A-10 tourney. ...

A-10 tournament features teams on bubble, begins in Atlantic City on Friday

By Stephen Hewitt

March 8, 2012

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

On Dec. 9, 2011, the clear odds-on favorite to win this weekend’s Atlantic 10 tournament in Atlantic City, N.J., was Xavier. Then, Dec. 10 happened. A crosstown rivalry game between the then-No. 8 Musketeers and Cinci...

Xavier defeats Boilermakers in comeback fashion

By Chris Corso

December 6, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

Atlantic 10 favorite Xavier erased a 19-point second half deficit to defeat Purdue 66-63 to stay undefeated on the season. No. 11 Xavier (6-0) needed their leader and star, Tu Holloway, to take over the game late. The Musketee...

Defending A-10 champion Richmond struggles against Davidson

By Nick Canelas

November 16, 2011

Filed under Men's Basketball

Despite opening its season with a 66-56 win at home over American, the Richmond men's basketball team could not do the same on the road against Davidson, falling, 74-61, thanks in large part to Jake Cohen's 22 point performance. Cohen was one of four Wildcats (2-0) to scor...

Caughran notches two game-winners

By Christopher Corso

September 19, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

Redshirt junior Isaac Caughran finished the Charlotte men’s soccer team’s last two games with game-winning goals. Caughran scored the winner in overtime on Friday against Virginia, which is ranked No. 10 in the nation. ...

Slideshow: UMass baseball gets swept by Xaiver

By Jeff Bernstein

April 26, 2011

Filed under Sports Slideshows

UMass fell to Xavier in three straight games at home last weekend. ...