The Minutemen will join the league in raising breast cancer awareness when the squad hosts #12 Northeastern this weekend.
UMass women's basketball fell to George Mason at the Patriot Center, 101-73, in Fairfax, Va., on Feb. 12.
The UMass tennis match against Army set for Friday, February 14 at 10:30 a.m. has been cancelled. The match will not be made up and the team will now look ahead to the Sunday, February 16 contest against Boston College at 12:30 p.m.
After helping UMass complete a weekend sweep over Bryant and Long Island, Arielle Griffin and Aarzoo Malik each picked up Atlantic 10 Weekly honors as announced by the league office on Tuesday. Griffin was tabbed Player of the Week, while Malik earned the Rookie of the Week title for her first ever league accolade.
Former Minutemen will square off at 2 p.m. in the Mullins Center and will later be honored during UMass' matchup with Northeastern.
UMass starts its two-game roadtrip with a stop at George Mason for a Wednesday, Feb. 12 game at 7 p.m.
Take a minute to get to know sophomore Arielle Griffin of the UMass tennis team. Griffin, a Jamaica N.Y. native and Computer Science major, recorded two singles wins in the fall 2013 season. She also tallied a doubles win alongside teammate Sonia Bokhari against UConn (10/10).
After setting the University of Massachusetts indoor 800 meter run record last Friday at the Hemery Valentine Invitational the Atlantic 10 has named Heather MacLean as this week's rookie of the week.