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UMass football selected to finish fourth in MAC East preseason poll -

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Legislature overrides Baker’s UMass budget cut -

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Report: UMass football’s Todd Stafford arrested Saturday morning in Stamford, Connecticut -

Monday, July 20, 2015

UMass names Molly O’Mara newly-created associate director of athletics for communications and PR -

Monday, July 20, 2015

Baker approves state budget, UMass to receive $5.25 million less than legislature’s proposed figure -

Friday, July 17, 2015

UMass bathroom policy to provide comfort, safety for transgender and non-gender conforming students -

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Long-time UMass professor Normand Berlin, 83, dies -

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

UMass professor and poet James Tate dies at 71 -

Thursday, July 9, 2015

State legislators propose budget, UMass could receive almost $532 million -

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Cause of death determined for UMass student Chloe Malast -

Monday, July 6, 2015

Nick Mariano, Zach Oliveri transferring from UMass men’s lacrosse program -

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Four months after banning Iranian students from certain graduate programs, UMass announces new measures to ensure compliance with U.S. law -

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Justin King sentenced to eight to 12 years in prison -

Monday, June 29, 2015

Two future UMass hockey players selected in 2015 NHL Draft -

Saturday, June 27, 2015

Supreme Court ruling clears way for same-sex marriage nationwide -

Friday, June 26, 2015

Former UMass center Cady Lalanne taken 55th overall by Spurs in 2015 NBA Draft -

Friday, June 26, 2015

Second of four men found guilty on three counts of aggravated rape in 2012 UMass gang rape case -

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Boston bomber speaks out for first time: ‘I am sorry for the lives I have taken’ -

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

King claims sex with woman was consensual during alleged 2012 gang rape -

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Wrongful death suit filed in death of UMass student -

Thursday, June 18, 2015

More than good enough

Courtesy of Stephen Hewitt

Collegian Editor in Chief Stephen Hewitt reflects on his time at the paper and how he’s finally satisfied.

One year after Boston Marathon bombings, UMass doctor Pierre Rouzier continues passion to help

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UMass staff physician Pierre Rouzier, who was at ground zero of the Boston Marathon attacks last year, will return to Boylston Street this year with a refreshed mindset on how to help others.

Editor’s note: Why we ran a full-page ad on the front cover of today’s Collegian

Collegian Editor in Chief Stephen Hewitt explains the decision behind the full-page advertisement on the front cover of Wednesday’s edition.

‘League of Denial’ co-authors to visit UMass to discuss book, NFL concussion crisis

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ESPN investigative reporters Steve Fainaru and Mark Fainaru-Wada, co-authors “League of Denial,” the powerful book about the NFL and its concussion crisis, will be making a stop at UMass on Thursday.

Twenty years later, memories of Calipari-Chaney feud live on

Twenty years have passed since the famous postgame confrontation between John Calipari and John Chaney, the result of one of the most heated rivalries in college basketball history.

Former UMass basketball star Lari Ketner fighting for his life against cancer

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With support from family and friends by his side, former UMass basketball player Lari Ketner is trying to beat the odds as he battles against Stage 4 colon cancer.

UMass stuns George Mason with last-minute rally

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The Minutemen rallied back from five points down with 41 seconds left to complete an improbable 88-87 win over the George Mason University Patriots on Wednesday night.

UMass football introduces new head coach

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The University of Massachusetts introduced Mark Whipple as football coach for the second time in school history on January 14 at Mullins Center.

Three Man Weave: Episode 1

Stephen Hewitt, Patrick Strohecker and Mark Chiarelli discuss the Minutemen’s performance thus far, particularly the play of Cady Lalanne, Sampson Carter and Derrick Gordon, and look ahead to their next matchup against Youngstown State in the first episode of Three Man Weave.

Lorenzo Woodley shines for UMass in first career start against NIU

UMass freshman running back Lorenzo Woodley earned his first career start on Saturday and finished with 38 carries for 163 yards and a touchdown.

Northern Illinois races past UMass 63-19

Jordan Lynch ran all over the UMass football team Saturday as the Minutemen fell to Northern Illinois 63-19 at Gillette Stadium.

Fox 25 Boston to bring live morning news show to UMass on Thursday

As part of the television network’s tour around New England area colleges and universities, Fox 25 Boston will make a visit to UMass on Thursday morning to host its morning news show from 6 to 10 a.m. on the lawn in front of Goodell Hall.

Elaine Sortino inducted into UMass Athletic Hall of Fame

Late UMass softball coach honored during a celebratory memorial of her life Sunday at the Mullins Center.

Legendary UMass softball coach Elaine Sortino dies after battle with cancer

Elaine Sortino, who was a pioneer in making UMass softball a national power and touched so many lives, died Sunday night after a nearly two-year battle with cancer. She was 64.

Former West Virginia guard Jabarie Hinds to transfer to UMass

Jabarie Hinds, a 5-foot-11 guard who appeared in all 32 games for the Mountaineers last season, will sit out next season before suiting up for the Minutemen in 2014-15.

UMass football honors Boston Marathon victims at annual spring game

Boston Marathon runners who were unable to finish last week’s race were given the opportunity to finish with a lap at McGuirk Stadium during halftime of the UMass football spring game on Saturday.

Mike Wegzyn the early frontrunner in UMass football quarterback competition

Mike Wegzyn has the early edge at quarterback right now during spring practices, according to coach Charley Molnar, but A.J. Doyle also isn’t too far behind.

UMass football spring practice begins with roster changes

The Minutemen had their first of 15 spring practices on Tuesday morning at McGuirk Stadium, and three players who started games last season have left the program.

Hewitt: UMass hoops left out of Big Dance again, but best is still to come

For the 15th season in a row, the UMass men’s basketball team was left out of the NCAA Tournament field, but fans would be wise to keep their faith.

UMass basketball eliminated from Atlantic 10 Tournament with loss to VCU

The Minutemen scratched and clawed their way down the stretch, but ultimately fell short to the Rams on Saturday in the Atlantic 10 semifinals.