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UMass men’s basketball shows improvement in 3-point shooting. -

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UMass Divest and proponents of sanctuary campus will not be allowed to speak at Board of Trustees meeting -

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Former political prisoner to speak on human rights and prison experience -

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UMass men’s basketball using late-game situations as learning opportunities for remainder of season -

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UMass men’s basketball kicks off Gotham Classic at home against Pacific -

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UMass hockey looks to continue recent improvements against Connecticut -

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UMass hockey team confident in game plan despite UConn’s constant change in net -

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UMass women’s basketball falls apart in the fourth quarter in 71-55 loss to Hofstra -

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It’s been a long year -

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A return to the collapse of 2008 -

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Mindfulness in, and in spite of, a technological age -

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Beer, bets and pool: a High Horse unofficial review -

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Don’t let winter stop you from running outside -

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BREAKING: Train allegedly strikes pedestrian in Amherst -

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Campus Climate survey shows strong response -

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Jennifer Carlson gives talk on race and gun law enforcement -

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Labor Center to receive increased funding from University -

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Verdi enforces playing a full 40 minutes as UMass takes on Hofstra -

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Mulligan looks to continue seven game double-double streak at Hofstra -

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DeJon Jarreau finds redemption with game on line after Ole Miss letdown

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Minutemen are able to pull out a close win over the Owls after failing to execute down the stretch against Ole Miss on Monday.

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UMass men’s basketball looks to use Temple win as building block for remainder of season

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Despite winning a nail-biter in the final minute against the Owls, Derek Kellogg and the Minutemen feel like there is still room for improvement.

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UMass men’s basketball renews old Atlantic 10 rivalry against Temple Thursday

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After facing each other for 31 years in the A-10, the Minutemen and Owls meet for the first time since the 2013 A-10 tournament.

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UMass women’s basketball heads to Iowa for Hawkeye Challenge

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The Minutewomen will face Iowa this Saturday, and either Montana or South Dakota State Sunday in the weekend doubleheader.

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Zach Lewis embracing role as sixth man for UMass men’s basketball

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With a total of 54 minutes off the bench in the Minutemen’s first two games of the season, Zach Lewis is slated to be a sixth man for 2016-17.

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Dominant defensive performance leads UMass women’s basketball past North Dakota State in home opener

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The Minutewomen picked up their first win of the Tory Verdi era with win over Bison Monday night at Mullins Center.

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UMass men’s basketball falters down the stretch in loss to Ole Miss Monday night

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Freshman guard DeJon Jarreau shines in the Minutemen’s loss going for 25 points against the Rebels.

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UMass women’s basketball dominates paint in first win of season

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The Minutewomen found success attacking the rim Monday night against North Dakota State, outscoring the Bison 46-14 in the paint.

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UMass women’s basketball falls to Buffalo in opener

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The Minutewomen could not come back from an opening run by the Bulls in their first game of the season, losing 61-47.

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Rashaan Holloway leads UMass men’s basketball in scoring with 21 points in the Minutemen’s opening game victory

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Rashaan Holloway starts the season off strong, making his presence known on both sides of the court.

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Cyr: UMass men’s basketball freshmen pass test in collegiate debut against UMass Lowell

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Freshman guards Luwane Pipkins and DeJon Jarreau shine in Minutemen’s 90-76 win over the River Hawks 2016-17 season opener.

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UMass basketball tops UMass Lowell 90-76 in season opener

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The Minutemen picked up their first win of the season behind dominant performances by Rashaan Holloway and Luwane Pipkins.

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Basketball Special Issue 2016

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UMass men’s basketball looks to blend youth and veteran leadership in 2016-17 – Adam Aucoin The Minutemen return a talented group led by Donte Clark and bring in a promising group of freshmen for the new season. Cyr: Don’t expect a return to glory to happen overnight for the UMass men’s basketball team – Andrew Cyr While the future is bright for the Minutemen thanks to a top 30 recruiting class, don’t set your expectations too high for the 2016-17 season. UMass women’s basketball, Leah McDerment transitioning well under leadership of Tory Verdi – Thomas Jonhston Returning Minutewomen feel they…

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The reconstruction of Rashaan Holloway

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After only scratching the surface during his freshman season, Holloway is down 50 pounds from last year and is ready to change both him and his family’s life through basketball.

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From New Orleans to Amherst, Jarreau and Gresham continue friendship at the college level

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No matter where they went, DeJon Jarreau and Brison Gresham were going together. Luckily for the Minutemen, they chose UMass.

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New UMass women’s basketball head coach Tory Verdi looks to continue his program rebuilding streak with the Minutewomen

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With just six healthy players to start the season, Verdi remains firmly optimistic.

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UMass women’s basketball undergoes major roster changes heading into 2016-17

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The Minutewomen find themselves missing a number of key contributors from last year’s team going into the 2016 opener Friday.

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Springfield native Chris Baldwin finds his way back home playing for UMass men’s basketball

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Forward Chris Baldwin looks to make an impact for the Minutemen in 2016 after a successful high school career.

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UMass men’s basketball prepares for season opener against UMass Lowell Friday

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The highly-touted Minutemen freshman class make their collegiate debuts Friday at 4 p.m. against the River Hawks.

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UMass women’s basketball eager, excited for season tip-off

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With only days remaining until basketball season, the Minutewomen are ready to go.

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