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Former Canisius guard Zach Lewis to transfer to UMass -

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Letter: Deflate-Gate, where’s the air? -

Monday, May 18, 2015

Derrick Gordon announces he will transfer to Seton Hall -

Sunday, May 17, 2015

UMass baseball closes season out with series victory over George Mason -

Sunday, May 17, 2015

UMass to allow four student businesses to accept Dining Dollars next year -

Saturday, May 16, 2015

UMass baseball stymied by John Williams in loss to George Mason -

Friday, May 15, 2015

Jury sentences Tsarnaev to death -

Friday, May 15, 2015

Stop ignoring your white privilege -

Thursday, May 14, 2015

UMass basketball scheduled for showdown with Ole Miss in 2015 Holiday Showcase game -

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Letter: Wall is a regression towards racial inequality -

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

UMass falls to Fairfield in extra innings in final home game -

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

UMass basketball recruit Marcquise Reed chooses Clemson -

Monday, May 11, 2015

UMass baseball drops Senior Day rubber match against URI -

Monday, May 11, 2015

Letter: Shocked at radio host’s ban from WMUA -

Monday, May 11, 2015

UMass women’s lacrosse falls in second round of NCAA tournament against top-seeded Maryland -

Sunday, May 10, 2015

Neil deGrasse Tyson: ‘It’s okay not to know’ -

Friday, May 8, 2015

Defense, Eipp’s five goals lead UMass women’s lacrosse past Jacksonville in NCAA tournament -

Friday, May 8, 2015

Quianna Diaz-Patterson closes book on historic senior season, successful career for UMass softball -

Friday, May 8, 2015

UMass men’s lacrosse overcomes early struggles to make 2015 playoff run -

Thursday, May 7, 2015

UMass softball fails to reach expectations in up-and-down 2015 season -

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Leaving the Collegian in a better place than I found it

(Aviva Luttrell/Daily Collegian)

Nick Canelas reflects on why the Collegian was important to him, and his hopes to leave it in a better place than he found it.

Kumble Subbaswamy: the viable, undeterred UMass leader under review

Kumble Subbaswamy smiles at his introductory news conference as UMass chancellor in 2012. (Collegian File Photo)

Three years into a chancellorship filled with change and controversy, Kumble Subbaswamy – along with those who have worked with him – assess the state of UMass under his leadership thus far.

Emmanuel T. Bile Jr. sentenced Wednesday morning for involvement in 2012 gang rape

(Cade Belisle/Daily Collegian)

Hampshire Superior Court Judge Jeffrey C. Kinder sentenced Bile to eight to 10 years in state prison, followed by five years of probation Wednesday morning. A jury found Bile guilty of two counts of aggravated rape Monday afternoon.

Jury finds Emmanuel Bile Jr. guilty of two counts of aggravated rape in UMass gang rape trial

Bile takes the witness stand during his trial on March 26, 2015. (Photo by Cade Belisle/Daily Collegian)

Emmanuel T. Bile Jr., 21, of Pittsfield, will be sentenced Wednesday morning after being found guilty by a jury of two of three counts of aggravated rape in connection with the 2012 gang rape of a UMass freshman.

Jabarie Hinds knocks down late 3 as UMass basketball steals win at St. Bonaventure

Cade Belisle/Daily Collegian

The junior buried a clutch 3-pointer with 8.6 seconds left in regulation to lift the Minutemen to a thrilling comeback victory at Reilly Center.

Longtime UMass men’s soccer coach Sam Koch dies after two-year battle with sinus cancer

Collegian file photo

Sam Koch, longtime head coach of the Massachusetts men’s soccer team, died Sunday night after a two-year battle with sinus cancer. He was 59.

Canelas: Things worth watching in Spring Game 2014

(Cade Belisle/Daily Collegian)

The UMass football team will give fans their first look at the reconstruction of both a program and stadium in Wednesday night’s spring game.

UMass hockey cuts goaltender Mac Haight

Nicole Evangelista/Daily Collegian

The UMass hockey team cut goaltender Mac Haight after one season as the team’s third-string netminder.

UMass football embracing change in defense under Tom Masella

The UMass football team is back in a 3-4 base defense under coordinator Tom Masella, and is confident it has the personnel to succeed in the system.

UMass quarterback A.J. Doyle using spring camp to gain an edge, adjust to new offensive system

Cade Belisle/Daily Collegian

UMass quarterback A.J. Doyle has had the challenge of learning a whole new offensive system in spring camp, but will have an even greater task when reinforcements come in the summer.

After trying freshman season, UMass football’s Lorenzo Woodley excited to play in offensive system that ‘fits my running style’

Cade Belisle/Daily Collegian

Lorenzo Woodley spent most of his highly anticipated freshman season battling injuries, but is excited for a new opportunity in his first spring camp with the UMass football team.

UMass football optimistic on outlook of program following decision to cut ties with the MAC after the 2015 season

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The UMass football team showed optimism and excitement following Wednesday’s announcement that the program agreed to cut ties with the Mid-American Conference after the 2015 season.

UMass football to leave MAC after 2015 season

Evan Sahagian/ Collegian

The UMass football team announced that it will be leaving the MAC after the 2015 season on Wednesday.

UMass football embracing the learning curve, culture change under Mark Whipple in spring practice

Maria Uminski/Collegian

With new coaches, a new system and a new attitude, the UMass football team is embracing the leadership of Mark Whipple in spring practice.

Rob Blanchflower sits out pro day, still confident heading into NFL Draft

Maria Uminski/Daily Collegian

Former UMass tight end Rob Blanchflower missed Tuesday’s pro day while recovering from a bilateral sports hernia, but is still confident on his status entering May’s NFL draft.

Former UMass hockey standout Michael Pereira seizes opportunity in unexpected AHL debut weekend

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Former UMass hockey standout Michael Pereira needed just two games to score his first professional goal after signing an ATO with the Worcester Sharks on Saturday.

Conor Sheary out to ‘prove people wrong again’ after signing AHL contract with Wilkes-Barre Scranton

Cade Belisle/Daily Collegian

After finishing his final season with the UMass hockey team last weekend, Conor Sheary is set to begin the next phase of his hockey career after signing a professional contract with the AHL’s Wilkes-Barre Scranton Penguins.

GUT-WRENCHING: UMass hockey’s season ends with last-minute loss to Vermont in Hockey East playoffs

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Connor Brickley’s goal with 1:07 left in regulation ended UMass hockey’s season in heartbreaking fashion, 2-1 in Burlington, Vt.

UMass hockey seniors embrace final chance to win Hockey East Tournament game

Jesse Mayfield-Sheehan/Daily Collegian

Friday’s Hockey East Tournament opening-round game at Vermont will mark the UMass seniors’ final chance at a playoff win.

UMass’ Frank Vatrano set to begin the next phase of his hockey career

Cade Belisle/Daily Collegian

Frank Vatrano’s hockey journey took an unlikely turn in the last year and a half, but he will finally be eligible to make his UMass debut on Friday night.