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UMass professor to make third appearance on ‘Jeopardy!’ -

January 23, 2017

SGA president selects new vice president -

January 23, 2017

UMass women’s basketball blows 15 point fourth quarter lead, loses in double overtime to George Washington -

January 23, 2017

UMass club hockey falls to NYU 3-2 in first game back from vacation -

January 23, 2017

Cyr: Expectations for UMass men’s basketball remain consistent throughout 2016-17 season -

January 23, 2017

The death penalty is not the answer -

January 23, 2017

Donald Trump is gutting journalism with his Twitter -

January 23, 2017

Winter break’s most overlooked releases -

January 23, 2017

Hardly anything in ‘Rogue One’ scores a direct hit -

January 23, 2017

Nineteen turnovers sink UMass men’s basketball in loss to Fordham Saturday -

January 21, 2017

UMass men’s basketball falls to Fordham behind strong defensive effort by the Rams -

January 21, 2017

UMass hockey can’t take advantage of strong start in 6-1 loss to Boston College -

January 21, 2017

High-powered Eagles soar past UMass -

January 21, 2017

UMass women’s basketball suffers disappointing loss to St. Bonaventure at Mullins Center Thursday -

January 19, 2017

REPORT: Tom Masella out as defensive coordinator for UMass football -

January 19, 2017

Zach Lewis, bench carry UMass men’s basketball in win over St. Joe’s -

January 19, 2017

UMass women’s basketball handles Duquesne at home -

January 16, 2017

UMass men’s basketball’s late comeback falls short after blowing 15-point first-half lead -

January 15, 2017

UMass hockey outlasted at home against No. 6 UMass Lowell -

January 14, 2017

Hailey Leidel hits second buzzer beater of the season to give UMass women’s basketball win over Davidson -

January 13, 2017

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.

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.

Temple star Khalif Wyatt shut down in UMass basketball quarterfinals victory

Atlantic 10 Player of the Year Khalif Wyatt was a rare liability for Temple in Friday night’s quarterfinals thanks to UMass’ overwhelming defensive pressure on him.