February 27, 2015

Scrolling Headlines:

Report: UMass continues search for new athletic director, DeFilippo not an option -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

UPDATE: Police to charge UMass football player with two counts of aggravated assault and battery -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Students for Justice in Palestine, administration react to inflammatory posters -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

UMass falls short, lacks energy in 82-71 loss to Saint Joseph’s -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Drake’s surprise mixtape yields few surprises -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Potential shutdown of the Department of Homeland Security offers chance for Republican legislature to learn from its mistakes -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Jose Gonzalez returns with graceful “Vestiges & Claws” -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Winless UMass faces Brown -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

SGA to host Women’s Leadership Symposium -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

UMass women’s basketball finishes road schedule with matchup against Dayton -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Keystone XL pipeline sparks pollution awareness -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Dartmouth and Fordham to start stretch of key games for Minutewomen -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

DeAndre Bembry has career day in win over UMass -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Discussion on Palestine incorporates history as well as recent posters targeting SJP -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

UMass set for season finale in Connecticut -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Imagine Dragons deliver nothing but “Smoke & Mirrors” on their second album. -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

UMass student files federal civil rights lawsuit against Amherst police officers after ‘Blarney’ arrest -

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

SGA spring elections campaigns kick off -

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

UMass must contain Bembry in rematch with St. Joe’s -

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Chaz Williams returns from his stint overseas, signs contract with Maine Red Claws -

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

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

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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.

Canelas: Don’t count out UMass hockey in a playoff game

Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian

The UMass hockey team may be stumbling into the postseason after a disappointing 2013-14 regular season, but all indications show that the Minutemen aren’t a team to be doubted in the Hockey East Tournament.

Slow start dooms UMass hockey in loss to No. 12 PC

James Jesson/Daily Collegian

The UMass hockey team once again rallied in the third period, but couldn’t overcome its early hole in a 4-3 loss to No. 12 Providence.

UMass hockey’s comeback bid falls short versus Northeastern

The UMass hockey team cut a 5-1 third-period deficit to one in a six-minute span, but couldn’t complete the comeback in a 5-4 loss to Northeastern.

UMass Lowell tops UMass hockey on buzzer-beater

Cade Belisle/Daily Collegian

Joe Houk scored a goal as the final horn sounded to hand the UMass hockey team a devastating, 3-2 loss to UMass Lowell.