Corsairs improve to 6-0, Examond named LEC Player of the Week

By Sports Editor Dylan Botehlo. The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth women’s basketball team improved to a perfect 6-0 over last week with two solid wins against both Southern Maine and Plymouth State. Senior forward Nakira Examond lead the team in both games, remaining as dominant as she has all season, earning herself a spot as the Little East Women’s Basketball Player of the Week for … Continue reading Corsairs improve to 6-0, Examond named LEC Player of the Week

Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams stellar in season opener

By Sports Editor Dylan Botehlo. Both the men’s and women’s University of Massachusetts Dartmouth indoor track & field teams shined in the start of their respective seasons on Saturday afternoon at the University of Massachusetts Boston Indoor Open at the Reggie Lewis Center.    The Corsairs teams combined for 12 top 10 individual performances at the open, giving plenty of star performances. Senior Jared Louf-Woods picked … Continue reading Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams stellar in season opener

Ice Hockey rolls through two thrilling victories

By Staff Writer James Mellen III. On Wednesday, November 29th, the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth men’s ice hockey team roll(sair)ed through the Worcester State ice hockey team in a Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference matchup at Corsairs’ home Hetland Arena in New Bedford, Massachusetts.  A true nail biter of a game, with the end of the second period of the hour long game ending with … Continue reading Ice Hockey rolls through two thrilling victories

Men’s basketball grabs a pair of wins over Roger Williams and Southern Maine

By Staff Writer Greg Estabrooks. This past week, the UMass Dartmouth men’s basketball team won two of their three contests by pulling off a pair of tight wins over Roger Williams and Southern Maine.   On Sunday, November 25th, the Corsairs traveled to Bristol, Rhode Island to take on the Roger Williams University Hawks. UMass Dartmouth was coming off of back-to-back wins against Clark University and … Continue reading Men’s basketball grabs a pair of wins over Roger Williams and Southern Maine

NBA City Edition Jerseys: The Best and the Worst

By Staff Writer Greg Estabrooks. Earlier this month, NBA teams released their City Edition jerseys, which teams will wear as one of their four uniforms throughout the rest of the season.   2018 represents the second year that the flashy unis have hit the courts, as their inception coincides with when Nike began their contract with the NBA in 2017-2018 to act as their official jersey provider.   The … Continue reading NBA City Edition Jerseys: The Best and the Worst

This year’s Duke basketball team could beat the Cleveland Cavaliers

By Staff Writer Greg Estabrooks. One great hypothetical question in sports is whether or not the best college team could beat the worst professional team in any given year.   It is often contended that Alabama’s football team, which are usually dominant and stacked with future NFL players, could beat the Cleveland Browns or another NFL team that is exceptionally bad.   While this year’s Alabama football team may not be able to beat … Continue reading This year’s Duke basketball team could beat the Cleveland Cavaliers

La’Veon drops the ball on holdout, heads into free agency

By Staff Writer Tom Griffin. The season-long saga over the status of Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell ends with a fizzle – Bell’s time with the Steelers is over.   Bell had spent his 2018 season in the grips of a contract holdout with the franchise. He had played no games, dodged training camp in July, and kept no contact with anyone on the Steelers organization, including head coach Mike Tomlin and … Continue reading La’Veon drops the ball on holdout, heads into free agency