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Carl Pierre’s breakout performance helps UMass men’s basketball over Western Carolina -

November 22, 2017

Pipkins’ double-double leads UMass men’s basketball over Western Carolina -

November 21, 2017

Luwane Pipkins leads the UMass men’s basketball shooting show in 101-76 win over Niagara -

November 19, 2017

UMass to face tough test with Niagara backcourt -

November 19, 2017

Hockey Notebook: John Leonard on an early season tear for UMass hockey -

November 18, 2017

Clock runs out on UMass men’s soccer’s dream season in NCAA opener -

November 17, 2017

2017 Basketball Special Issue -

November 16, 2017

UMass men’s basketball prepares for transitional season in 2017-18 -

November 16, 2017

Author Viet Thanh Nguyen discusses how history and humanity is remembered -

November 16, 2017

CMASS completes seven-week discussion series -

November 16, 2017

UMass women’s basketball resets and reloads, looking to improve on last year’s record with plenty of new talent -

November 16, 2017

Matt McCall’s winding path to bring unity to UMass -

November 16, 2017

Carl Pierre is a piece to Matt McCall’s basketball program -

November 16, 2017

Why they stayed: Malik Hines, Chris Baldwin and C.J. Anderson -

November 16, 2017

McConnell chooses politics over morals -

November 16, 2017

Swipe right for love? Probably not. -

November 16, 2017

‘The Florida Project’ is a monument to the other side of paradise -

November 16, 2017

‘Thor: Ragnarok’ doesn’t have to be the best Marvel movie -

November 16, 2017

Thursday’s NCAA tournament rematch between UMass men’s soccer and Colgate will be a battle of adjustments -

November 15, 2017

Veteran belonging and the decline of American communities discussed by journalist and author at Amherst College -

November 15, 2017

Head of the Charles up next for UMass

This weekend, the University of Massachusetts crew team travels 90 miles east on the Massachusetts Turnpike to take part in the Head of the Charles Regatta in Boston, which is the most important race the Minutewomen will compete in this year.

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Coast Guard hands UMass first loss of season

On a blustery day in New London, Conn., the wind played a considerable role pushing the Bears out to an early lead that they would not concede. Thanks to a few miscues by the Minutemen down the stretch, Coast Guard handed UMass its first loss of the season 26-11.

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UM, UNH meet in Homecoming Game

With a tough loss to Delaware last weekend, the UMass football team takes on a familiar opponent this weekend at McGuirk in the Minutemen’s homecoming match-up. The UNH Wildcats come to Amherst fresh off a victory over No. 2 Villanova, as UMass looks to improve on the defensive side of the ball to stop Wildcats quarterback R.J. Toman.

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Home-field advantage big for UMass this weekend

Tailback Tony Nelson was nearly nonexistent in the Minutemen’s loss last weekend. UMass coach Kevin Morris hopes his team doesn’t fall into the same trap this week, with UNH coming to Amherst this weekend.

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Owls, Hawks fly to Rudd

After an A-10 weekend split, the UMass soccer team will look to bounce back against Temple on Friday and Saint Joseph’s on Sunday. The Minutemen will likely be without forward Mark DeSantis, the teams leading scorer.

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Piekos named starter, DeSantis doubtful

With Chris Piekos being named the official starter for the UMass soccer team, the offense has suffered a blow with Mark DeSantis suffering from an undisclosed illness. The Minutemen host Temple and Saint Joseph’s this weekend in the second week of A-10 play.

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UM to face national champs

The UMass hockey team didn’t face a lot of challenges in a 5-2 win over R.P.I. last week. The Minutemen will challenge a tougher opponent Friday in B.U., the reigning national champions and second-ranked team in the polls.

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Irwin scoring, Marcou honored

The UMass hockey team hopes to generate back-to-back offensive performances when they take on BU Friday. The power play was strong for the Minutemen, as it tallied four goals in the 5-2 win. Winger James Marcou earned Hockey East Performer of the Week honors for the third time, while conference competition begins this week.

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Richmond still No. 1 after holding off James Madison

Quarterback Eric Ward led the Spiders to their fifth-straight victory to start this season, this one coming on a fourth quarter touchdown. The defense came up big in the win, forcing a JMU fumble in the red zone to seal the victory.

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Minutewomen seek revenge with Rams

With a 2-0 start to the season, UMass hopes to stay undefeated when they face Rhode Island today. Last year the Rams won a hard-fought battle against the Minutewomen, 4-3, but this year UMass is back to full force with Magdalena Ploch starting at the No. 1 singles.

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Sweetin, Ream grabs A-10, national honors

After leading the Billikens to a 2-0 rcord in conference play over the weekend Tim Ream and Alex Sweetin here honored for their play. Ream was named the A-10 Co-Player of the Week and was named to the National Team of the Week while Sweetin grabed the A-10 Co-Rookie of the week honor.

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Dayton one of three unbeatens in the nation

After a draw with Charlotte and a win over St. Louis, the Flyers remained unbeaten at 9-0-5 this season. The only other teams in the country without a loss in 2009 are Stanford and South Carolina.

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Atlantic 10 improving against non-conference foes

The A-10 has struggled this season when it comes to playing non conference opponents, but this past week was an improvement as the conference as a whole went .500. The previous week the conference lost nine of the 12 games it played.

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Minutemen stay undefeated heading into weekend matches

With wins over rival Westfield State and Rensselaer, UMass has gotten off to a 5-0 start, exactly where coach Bob Talloni wants his team to be. The Minutemen look to stay unbeaten as they play Millersville and Central Connecticut State.

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Minutemen split pair of conference games this weekend against Dayton and Xavier

The start to the Minutemen’s (4-3-3, 1-1-0 A-10) conference schedule began this weekend, as the Flyers (7-3-1, 2-0) found a way to beat UMass for the second straight year Sunday afternoon in double overtime, 1-0.

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Minutewomen Lose Weekend at Home

After recently dropping two 4-0 decisions against Saint Louis and Charlotte on the road, UMass returned to Rudd Field last weekend where they hoped to regain their successful form.

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Napoli still has faith in slumping Cota

After appearing to be nearly unstoppable in her first eight appearances, Massachusetts freshman goalkeeper Emily Cota is currently in the first rough patch of her blossoming career.

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No. 10 Minutewomen fail to score on No. 7 UConn for second year in a row

The No. 10 Massachusetts field hockey team faced a shutout at the hands of No. 7 UConn for the second time in as many seasons.

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Minutemen, Minutewomen finish second, 14th at NE Championships

Courtney Baldwin and Jonathan Pierce paced the Massachusetts cross country teams at the New England Championships this past weekend. The Minutemen placed second as a team, while the Minutewomen finished 14th.

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Julia Richter leads UMass rowers in Head of the Housatonic

The Massachusetts rowing team had its first test of the 2009 season this past Saturday in Derby, Conn., and according to UMass coach Jim Dietz, the women matched up well against their opponents.

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