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UMass hockey shuts down No. 8 Northeastern with 3-0 win -

January 19, 2018

Matt Murray hands Northeastern its first shutout of the season -

January 19, 2018

Minutewomen stunned by last-second free throw -

January 19, 2018

UMass hockey returns home to battle juggernaut Northeastern squad -

January 18, 2018

Slow start sinks Minutemen against URI -

January 17, 2018

UMass three-game win streak snapped in Rhode Island humbling -

January 17, 2018

Trio of second period goals leads Maine to 3-1 win over UMass hockey -

January 16, 2018

Small-ball lineup sparks UMass men’s basketball comeback over Saint Joseph’s -

January 14, 2018

UMass men’s basketball tops St. Joe’s in wild comeback -

January 14, 2018

UMass women’s track and field have record day at Beantown Challenge -

January 14, 2018

UMass women’s basketball blows halftime lead to Saint Joseph’s, fall to the Hawks 84-79. -

January 14, 2018

UMass hockey beats Vermont 6-3 in courageous win -

January 13, 2018

Makar, Leonard score but UMass can only muster 2-2 tie with Vermont -

January 13, 2018

Pipkins breaks UMass single game scoring record in comeback win over La Salle -

January 10, 2018

Conservative student activism group sues UMass over free speech policy -

January 10, 2018

Report: Makar declines invite from Team Canada Olympic team -

January 10, 2018

Prince Hall flood over winter break -

January 10, 2018

Minutemen look to avoid three straight losses with pair against Vermont -

January 10, 2018

Men’s and women’s track and field open seasons at Dartmouth Relays -

January 10, 2018

Turnovers and poor shooting hurt UMass women’s basketball in another conference loss at St. Bonaventure -

January 8, 2018

UMass men’s soccer team hoping to use Amick on offense

Lehigh transfer Mark Dangleis is starting to prove himself as a premier defender, allowing Stuart Amick to move back to midfield. The Minutemen hope the move will make him into another offensive weapon.

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Minutemen look for third straight win

After an impressive win over Rhode Island last Saturday, the Massachusetts football team hopes for another balanced victory against Stony Brook this Saturday at 6 p.m. at McGuirk Stadium.

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Freshman contributing, help Minutewomen crack Top 10

For the first time since 2000, the Massachusetts field hockey team is ranked in the Top 10 of the Kookaburra/NFHCA Division I Coaches Poll thanks in part to a total team effort, including the help of some underclassmen like Nicole Cordero and Kara Charochak.

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Bailey becoming more comfortable in new role

The transition from wide receiver to defensive back has come naturally to redshirt junior Ke’Mon Bailey, who has 12 tackles, six solo tackles, three pass deflections and a fumble recovery through three games at his new position.

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Sowry and Co. look for weekend sweep

After an overtime loss to rival Boston College Sunday, UMass heads to Vermont and Quinnipiac this weekend in a pair of difficult contests.

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UMass looks to build after first win of 2009

After the Massachusetts men’s soccer team got its first victory of the season last Saturday, the Minutemen look to make it two in a row when they travel to Siena this Saturday.

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Offense looking to balance with defense

When Mike DeSantis and Prince Ofosu graduated, there was a huge hole in the Massachusetts soccer team’s offensive attack. But, with a number of players stepping into new roles, coach Sam Koch hopes that the Minutemen can return to the NCAA tournament in 2009.

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UMass quarterback Kyle Havens’ success coming from teammates

UMass quarterback Kyle Havens won CAA Player of the Week. The junior knows that his job as a Minuteman has been easy this season thanks to the help of his teammates.

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Chris Piekos should be the goalkeeper for the UMass men's soccer team

For the first part of the season, the goalkeeper battle was neck and neck between Chris Piekos and Shane Curran-Hays. Adam Miller says that if the Minutemen want to contend for the NCAA Tournament, Piekos should receive the starting nod.

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Wake Forest football downs Elon

Wake Forest quarterback Riley Skinner threw for 289 yards in the Demon Deacons’ 35-7 victory over Elon. The loss dropped Elon to 13th in the Football Championship Subdivision rankings.

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Saint Joseph’s field hockey wins first game in double overtime

Junior Kellie Walter found the right time to score her first goal of the season as it helped the Hawks win their first game of the season. The win was part of a tournament at Northwestern.

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Charlotte standing strong after weekend sweep at home

The Charlotte 49ers men’s soccer team produced yet another player of the week for the Atlantic 10 conference. Sophomore Evan James became the second player of the week for the A-10 following teammate Adam Gross. James was also named to Top Drawer’s National Team of the Week.

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Men finish first, women last, in lone home cross-country meet

On a sunny Saturday morning, which Massachusetts men’s cross-country coach Ken O’ Brien described as “perfect for our sport,” the University of Massachusetts men’s and women’s cross country teams competed in their only home meet of the season.

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Charlotte working on all levels as play generates wins

Charlotte women’s soccer looks to build off a solid ending to non-conference play as it heads into Atlantic 10 territory.

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No. 5 William and Mary to play nationally-televised game against No. 2 Villanova

The No. 5 William and Mary football team has played lights-out defense in the past three weeks, including Saturday’s win over Norfolk State and is being rewarded with the CAA’s first nationally televised broadcast in its history.

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Don’t be surprised by these Minutemen

Collegian sports editor Jeffrey R. Larnard weighs in on the Massachusetts football team’s success of late.

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Minutewomen fall to Boston College in OT after win over Northeastern

After Alesha Widdall recorded her third straight shutout in Saturday’s 4-0 victory over the Huskies, the No. 9 Eagle were too much for UMass as they fell 2-1 in overtime. The loss was UMass’ first to a ranked opponent this season.

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Minutemen convert third downs into victory

In UMass’ 30-10 victory over Rhode Island, the Minutemen found success on third down, keeping drives going and their defense rested. It paid dividends as the defense was perfect in three out of four quarters, for the third straight game.

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Ben Arikian leads Minutemen to first win of season

After starting the season with three ties in four games, UMass wanted a better result this weekend and got it on Ben Arikian’s late goal to lift the Minutemen over Northeastern.

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UMass, Angela Napoli earn first win over St. Peter’s

Since taking over as head coach, Angela Napoli had failed to earn a victory until the Minutewomen topped St. Peter’s College 2-1. While the wins haven’t come often, progress has as UMass has seen its offense develop in its last two games.

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