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UMass men’s basketball struggles offensively in 69-53 loss against Richmond -

February 6, 2016

UMass women’s basketball falls short against Fordham Saturday afternoon -

February 6, 2016

UMass hockey loses ninth straight, falls to No. 9 BU 6-3 -

February 5, 2016

UMass hockey can’t heed coach John Micheletto’s warning in 6-3 loss against BU -

February 5, 2016

Jury convicts Patrick Durocher of rape, assault and battery -

February 5, 2016

UMass student dies Friday morning -

February 5, 2016

Puck Talk: UMass prepares for the Terriers -

February 5, 2016

Third and 20: the Super Bowl -

February 5, 2016

UMass women’s basketball set to take on Fordham at Mullins -

February 4, 2016

UMass investigating alleged misuse of campus resources within Physical Plant -

February 4, 2016

Closing arguments delivered as Patrick Durocher trial moves toward resolution -

February 4, 2016

UMass football announces 30 members to its 2016 recruiting class -

February 4, 2016

Dean’s Beans founder speaks at first MassPIRG meeting of semester -

February 4, 2016

UMass revises guest policy for Super Bowl weekend -

February 4, 2016

UMass graduates are ‘attractive to employers’ -

February 4, 2016

IT to host open forum, discuss new acceptable use and confidentiality policies -

February 4, 2016

Herrell’s hosts event to support Whole Children -

February 4, 2016

UMass police chief hiring procedure involves input from across campus -

February 4, 2016

UMass men’s and women’s track and field set to perform this weekend in preparation for the Atlantic 10 championships -

February 4, 2016

Heather MacLean shines in junior season for UMass track and field -

February 4, 2016

UMass in for a challenge against Penn State, QB Hackenberg

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Minutemen are ready for a challenge against the Nittany Lions, believing the hype of their star quarterback.

Ben Roethlisberger: Whipple taught me how to be a pro

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Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger said Mark Whipple, his first NFL quarterbacks coach, taught him how to be a professional player.

Jean Sifrin’s debut highlighted by pair of touchdowns in loss

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UMass tight end Jean Sifrin scored two touchdowns, including an acrobatic one-handed grab, is his debut for the Minutemen.

Mark Whipple historically fares well with transfer quarterbacks

UMass head coach Mark Whipple (left) and quarterback Blake Frohnapfel. (Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

Whipple’s past success with transfer quarterback Todd Bankhead could bode well for new quarterback Blake Frohnapfel.

Mark Whipple embracing second UMass football stint as teacher, motivator

UMass head coach Mark Whipple. (Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

New UMass football coach Mark Whipple, who first coached the Minutemen from 1998-2003, looks to take a mentor’s role during his second go in Amherst.

UMass men’s lacrosse fails to clinch playoff berth in 15-7 romp by Delaware

Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian

The UMass men’s lacrosse team was outpaced across the field by Delaware in a 15-7 romp to end its season on Friday.

Win-and-in situation looms for UMass men’s lacrosse against Delaware

Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian

With one Colonial Athletic Association playoff spot up for grabs, the Minutemen will have to beat the Blue Hens to earn a berth into the postseason.

UMass lacrosse looks ahead to matchup with speedy Drexel

Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian

After having its game slowed down in a 6-5 loss to Towson, UMass is anticipating a fast-paced road matchup against speedy Drexel on Saturday at 4 p.m.

Goalkeeper Zach Oliveri, UMass men’s lacrosse show promise in loss to Towson after 14-day hiatus

Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian

UMass goaltender Zach Oliveri and his defense showed poised throughout its 6-5 loss to Towson on Saturday.

UMass men’s lacrosse outmatched in loss to Fairfield

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The UMass men’s lacrosse team couldn’t figure out Fairfield goaltender Jack Murphy and was denied momentum throughout an 11-5 road loss on Tuesday.

Offensively charged UMass men’s lacrosse readies itself for No. 7 Penn State in CAA opener

Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian

The Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team is coming off a strong offensive showing, but is heading into a mathup with No. 7 Penn State and elite goaltender Austin Kaut.

Grant Whiteway’s seven goals propel UMass men’s lacrosse over Providence

UMass teammates Connor Mooney and Matt Whippen celebrate after a goal. (Nicole Evangelista/Daily Collegian)

UMass men’s lacrosse junior Grant Whiteway’s seven goals propelled UMass to a 16-11 win over Providence on Tuesday.

Joe Calvello’s consistency on face-offs a difference maker for UMass men’s lacrosse

Cade Belisle/Daily Collegian

Senior center Joe Calvello’s 61 percent faceoff win percentage has charged UMass (4-1) men’s lacrosse this season.

UMass lacrosse preps for high-scoring Albany following defensive success

Nicole Evangelista/Daily Collegian

After turning in a 15-2 defensive gem against Brown, the UMass men’s lacrosse team is getting ready to host high-scoring Albany on Saturday.

UMass dominates Brown behind shut-down defense and effective passing

Nicole Evangelista/Daily Collegian

UMass men’s lacrosse used crisp passing plays to generate offense while the defense held strong in a 15-2 rout of Brown in Providence, R.I.

UMass grad Nguyen’s Chinese Kung Fu Wushu Academy reopens

UMass graduate Binh Nguyen’s Chinese Kung Fu Wushu Academy is the first business to reopen after a Route 9 strip mall fire on Oct. 27.

UMass lax preps for match with reshaped Harvard

Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian

UMass is looking for scoring from more than just freshman Nick Mariano, who has scored six goals in two games, heading into its match with Harvard on Saturday.

Nick Mariano scores in OT to lift UMass men’s lacrosse over OSU

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Freshman Nick Mariano scored with seven seconds left in overtime to lift the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team to a 12-11 win over Ohio State on Sunday night.

UMass students navigate dynamic of long-distance relationships

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Freshman Hannah Burbidge and others discuss the highs and lows of dating long-distance.

Freshmen power UMass men’s lacrosse to season opening win at Army

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Freshmen Grant Consoletti, Nick Mariano and Jeff George paced UMass’ offense, combining for four goals in a 6-5 win at Army to open the season.