With just five wins in three seasons on the FBS level, could this be the year UMass takes a big step forward? The Minutemen return 18 starters, as...
Here is a photo gallery from the UConn men’s hockey game versus the UMass Minutemen at the XL Center on February 27, 2015. The UConn Huskies won the game 4-0 on Senior Night.
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The UMass Minutemen fell for the oldest trick in the book Saturday night. But they weren’t the only ones.
UMass hit the road to take on VCU in an Atlantic 10 men’s basketball matchup Saturday night and quickly fell behind. That’s when the VCU fans got involved, chanting a fake countdown of the shot clock to trick UMass guard Donte Clark into chucking up a shot before time...
UMass Lowell vs. UMass start time changed. (Photo/John Corneau/Mill City Sports)LOWELL, Mass. – Due to the incoming snow storm on Saturday night, the UMass Lowell River Hawks vs. UMass Minutemen hockey game at the Tsongas Center in Lowell, Massachusetts has been moved to 4:00 p.m. eastern.
The River Hawks will play host to the Minutemen for the third time this season. In the first...
The UMass Lowell River Hawks continued their struggles last weekend with losses to Boston University on Friday night and the UMass Minutemen on Saturday.
Friday will be the second of three meetings between these two schools and is a non-conference matchup. UMass Lowell holds a commanding lead in the “Alumni Cup” and will hope to continue their winning ways against their...
ST. LOUIS -- Cady Lalanne scored 14 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead UMass to its first win at Saint Louis' Chaifetz Arena in five tries Saturday with a 60-56 victory in an Atlantic 10 showdown.
The Minutemen used a 7-0 run early in the second half to take the lead for good.
Mike Crawford knocked down a jumper and converted two free throws to pull the Billikens within two,...
UMass pulled away from Boston College in the second half to win 71-62 in the middle game of the Coaches vs. Cancer tripleheader at TD Garden on Sunday.
Maxie Esho scored 23 points and hauled in nine rebounds for the Minutemen, while sophomore guard Derrick Gordon chipped in 15 of his own.
The Eagles built an 8-point halftime lead, but UMass went on a 21-5 run to start the second...
UMass Minutemen guard Derrick Gordon came out to the world on Wednesday morning, just a week after coming out to his parents, coach and teammates. Gordon becomes the first openly gay division 1 basketball player, something that Michael Sam certainly made possible. Go over to ESPN.com to read the full story and see his interview; maybe one day we will get to the point when it isn’t...
Chaz Williams scored 20 points, including four key free throws late, as Massachusetts topped Virginia Commonwealth 80-75 in front of a sellout crowd Friday night.
Williams hit two free throws to put UMass (21-5, 8-4 Atlantic 10 Conference) up 78-75 with 16.8 seconds remaining. On the ensuing possession, Williams came up with a steal and was fouled again, hitting two more at the...
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February 21, 2014
The road has not been kind to Massachusetts and star guard Chaz Williams.
The 21st-ranked Minutemen conclude a two-game swing away from home Saturday night against Saint Joseph's, and they'll look to avoid a third straight road defeat in a place they've had trouble securing wins.
UMass (17-3, 4-2 Atlantic 10) has dropped two of three and is in danger of falling out of the Top 25...
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January 30, 2014
Nothing comes easy in the Atlantic 10 Conference. The VCU Rams were the consensus preseason pick to run away with the A-10 men’s college basketball title, but now that conference play is underway, it’s obvious it’s going to be a dogfight this year. For the moment, the top dogs are the No. 16 Massachusetts Minutemen at 14-1 straight up and a healthy 9-6 against the spread.
The UMass Minutemen basketball team is No. 16 in the country with a 14-1 record and an undefeated Atlantic 10 Conference record. Wednesday night, the Minutemen take on conference foe George Mason in a bid to stay unbeaten, and NESN will have all the action on NESNPlus.
Tip-off for the game is at 7:00 p.m.
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Chaz Williams scored eight of his 22 points in the closing six minutes Wednesday night, leading No. 19 Massachusetts to a 66-62 comeback win over Saint Joseph's in the conference openers for both teams.
Maxie Esho scored 12 points and Raphiael Putney had 11 for the Minutemen (13-1 overall, 1-0 Atlantic-10).
Halil Kanacevic led Saint Joseph's (9-5, 0-1) with 19 points and...
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January 08, 2014
Chaz Williams had 18 points and eight assists, leading No. 23 Massachusetts to a 73-65 victory over Miami of Ohio on Saturday night.
Maxie Esho added 15 points and seven rebounds for the Minutemen (12-1), who host Saint Joseph's on Wednesday in their Atlantic-10 opener. Cady Lalanne had 12 points and Trey Davis finished with 11.
Will Felder scored 22 points for Miami (4-7)...
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January 04, 2014
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Chaz Williams had career highs of 32 points and 15 assists, and Sampson Carter scored 20 for No. 21 Massachusetts on Saturday to lead the Minutemen to their eighth straight victory, 105-96 over Brigham Young.
Raphiael Putney added 15 points for UMass (8-0) in the third annual Hall of Fame Holiday Showcase, played down the street from the basketball shrine in the town where James...
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December 07, 2013