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UMass men’s basketball drops first game of season to Creighton in MGM Grand Main Event finals -

November 26, 2015

UMass football prepares for final regular season game against Buffalo Friday -

November 25, 2015

UMass men’s basketball continues hot shooting in rout of Clemson Monday night -

November 24, 2015

SGA votes down letter opposing Baker’s statements on refugees -

November 24, 2015

IPO reaches out to local families to host international students for Thanksgiving -

November 24, 2015

Amherst Police Log: Nov. 20-22 -

November 24, 2015

Local Pioneer Valley food banks aim to fight hunger -

November 24, 2015

UMass club sports present petition alleging lack of resources, communication from athletic department -

November 24, 2015

UMass women’s basketball looks to get back on track in Omni Hotels Classic -

November 24, 2015

An inside look at the UMass club baseball team -

November 24, 2015

UMass men’s swimming proves victorious in Terrier Invitational, Minutewomen finish fourth -

November 24, 2015

The benefits of meditation -

November 24, 2015

Letter to the editor: Students for Justice in Palestine respond to a previous op-ed -

November 24, 2015

In wake of Paris attacks, US should not ditch compassion -

November 24, 2015

Student makes UMass history as first to perform mainstage production in wheelchair -

November 24, 2015

Graduate Employee Organization and UMass administrators meet to talk about late pay issues -

November 23, 2015

UMass Dining encourages different programs to prevent hunger in Amherst -

November 23, 2015

FBI agents explain cyber security at UMass talk -

November 23, 2015

Students present demands and tap administrators for answers, additional information at ‘answering session’ -

November 23, 2015

UMass Dining works to reduce amount of food waste created with weight measurement -

November 23, 2015

Life outside the classroom, a priceless experience

Courtesy of Taylor Snow

Taylor Snow reflects on his time at the University.

Gallery: UMass basketball falls to Tennessee in NCAA Tournament


The Minutemen couldn’t overcome opening jitters and missed opportunities in a lopsided 86-67 loss to Tennessee in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. Photos by Taylor C. Snow.

Gallery: UMass basketball holds open practice at PNC Arena, preps for first NCAA Tournament game


UMass held an open practice at PNC Arena in Raleigh, N.C., on Thursday, one day ahead of its NCAA Tournament game against Tennessee.

Gallery: UMass basketball celebrates first NCAA Tournament selection in 16 years


The Minutemen were selected into the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 1998 on Sunday night. The team gathered at the Amherst Brewing Company down the road from campus to take in the moment.

Slideshow: UMass vs VCU


The best photos from Friday night’s men’s basketball game between UMass and VCU at the Mullins Center. Created with Admarket’s flickrSLiDR. Photos by Taylor C. Snow, Cade Belisle and James Jesson.

Runners react to bombings, show appreciation for Boston

Numerous runners were within minutes of crossing the Boston Marathon finish line last Monday before tragedy struck. Hear their stories of chaos, frustration and an ultimate sense of community, in the end.

Husband and wife relive chaotic search following Boston Marathon bombing

Runner Jody Zylstra and her spectating husband Joe were separated following the Boston Marathon bombings, but the Minnesota couple frantically searched and eventually found each other.

Slideshow: UMass honors Boston Marathon runners at spring football game

Boston Marathon runners ran a lap around McGuirk Stadium on Saturday and UMass football players wore the names of the marathon bombing victims.

Paul Yanakopulos leads UMass to win with suicide squeeze

With the bases loaded in the bottom of the 10th on Wednesday,Paul Yanakopulos came through with a game-tying suicide squeeze, setting up the Minutemen for their fourth straight win.

UMass secures spot in Beanpot finals with win over BC

The UMass baseball team had its biggest offensive performance of the season yesterday, putting up 11 runs on Boston College and obtaining the opportunity to defend its Beanpot title.

Buying into “The Brotherhood”

The UMass men’s basketball team possesses a unique form of chemistry in the Derek Kellogg era, and each year, young players must buy into the concept in order to ensure success.

Franklin stir fry: risk and reward

Taylor Snow takes readers through an explicit adventure in Franklin Dining Commons, as he describes the food behind the infamous “Frank Stank.”

UMass Crime Log: Feb. 8-10

This week’s crime log includes two cell phone-related domestic assault and batteries and the alleged theft of a laptop by a local homeless man.

Slideshow: Nemo Blizzard

Check out images taken by Collegian correspondents during and after the Nemo blizzard.

UMass Crime Log: Jan. 31 – Feb. 3

This week’s crime log includes a drug distribution at Winter White Tour and a man who’s prosthetic leg was run over by a taxi.

UMass Faculty Senate vote falls shy on call for reversal of football program’s FBS move

The UMass Faculty Senate vote to voice its disapproval of the football program’s recent move to the FBS fell short by one vote during its meeting on Thursday.

UMass Crime Log: Jan. 25-27

This past weekend’s arrests include a female who was arrested twice by UMPD in one day and an assault and battery between two brothers, among others.

Don’t take out student loans without a game plan

As the student loan deficit currently hovers around $1 trillion dollars, Taylor Snow gives advice on how to approach student loans.

UMass Campus Initiative partners with MassSave for energy audits

UMass has partnered with MassSave to help students off campus with free energy audits.

Minutemen comeback falls short in 5-4 loss to Providence College

The UMass hockey team had three game-tying goals Friday night against Providence, but numerous odd-man rushes by the Friars kept the Minutemen from victory as they fell 5-4.