November 26, 2014

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Students and staff discuss racial and social inequality following Ferguson decision -

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

UMass hockey falls to Vermont, 3-1 -

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

No indictment for Ferguson cop -

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Chancellor addresses campus regarding grand jury decision in death of Michael Brown -

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Northern Illinois hangs on against Ohio, Hunt carries Toledo to victory -

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

SGA passes 10 motions at meeting Monday night -

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Students and UMPD work together during the annual ‘Walk for Light’ -

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

‘Conscious Consumer’ talk promotes business sustainability -

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

UMass hockey looks to rebound against Vermont following Saturday’s blowout at home -

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

UMass women’s soccer’s Sverrisdóttir balances a soccer career between two different countries -

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

‘First Demo’ provides a fascinating glimpse of Fugazi in its infancy -

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

My mental illness does define me (to an extent) -

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

How to master multitasking -

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

One Direction hints at newfound sophistication on ‘Four’ -

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

TV on the Radio sounds rejuvenated on ‘Seeds’ -

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

UMass men’s club soccer fundraises its way to Memphis -

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

UMass hockey takes accountability and seeks redemption against Vermont on Tuesday -

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Large group of males tries to forcibly enter a Hobart apartment over the weekend -

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

UMass forward Zach Coleman excels in increased role against Florida State -

Monday, November 24, 2014

SLIDESHOW: Basketball Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament -

Monday, November 24, 2014

Teams open up Atlantic 10 schedule

The road to the A-10 Field Hockey Championship, which will take place one month from today, begins this Friday and features a full slate of games on the schedule. Conference-leading Lock Haven (9-4) will play in its first A-10 game in its history, hosting defending conference champion Richmond (4-7).

Atlantic 10 conference play set to kick off

The Alantic 10 regular season begins this week. Saint Louis looks to be the heavy favorite followed closely by Charlotte.

Freshman Emersyn Pullan leading team in net

After sophomore Emily Cota suffered a head injury against Harvard, freshman Emersyn Pullan is playing solid filling in for the starting goalkeeper of the Massachusetts women’s soccer team. UMass coach Ed Matz believes she’s looked very comfortable playing for the Minutewomen despite her inexperience.

Bellamy making impact after St. Bonaventure

Former St. Bonaventure men’s soccer player Tyler Bellamy has been named the Rochester Rhinos Rookie of the Year in his first season as a professional soccer player in the D2 league. Bellamy was the leader of the Bonnies backline in his senior season, helping St. Bonaventure record five shut-out victories.

A-10 squads prepare for 2010 conference play

After last year’s thrilling championship between Dayton and Charlotte, many believe that the Flyers will continue to dominate in the league this year.

Minutemen offense lacking consistency

This season, the Massachusetts men’s soccer team has had unlucky bounces and misfortunate in scoring opportunities. In a 2-1 loss against No. 24 Indiana, there were three shots that could’ve found the net had it not been for posts and a last-second effort from a Hoosier defender to kick a ball off of the goal line.

McCreight leads SJU to wins

After beginning the season with a 1-4 record, the Saint Joseph’s field hockey team has won two of its last three games on the strength of forward Nicole McCreight. The senior scored six points over the three games, including four goals and two assists to earn the Atlantic 10’s Performer of the Week.

Beaulieu and Gomez earn weekly honors

Last week, forwards T.J. Beaulieu of Charlotte and Simon Gomez of Duquesne were named the Atlantic 10 Conference Men’s Soccer Player of the Week and Rookie of the Week, respectively. Saint Joseph’s, meanwhile, has dropped its first four games of the season and is averaging less than a goal per game.

Flyers win Penn Invitational

After claiming the Atlantic 10 championship in 2009, Dayton opened up its season by winning the 2010 Penn Invitational Tournament. The Flyers defeated Pennsylvania on Sunday afternoon, 2-0, on the strength of goals from Jerica DeWolfe and Colleen Williams.

Temple at head of Atlantic 10

The Temple field hockey team sits one game ahead of West Chester with a 4-1 record. Goalkeeper Sarah Dalrymple has been instrumental in the Owls’ success, posting three shutouts in victories against Fairfield, St. Francis and Georgetown.

Men’s Basketball 2010-2011 schedule released

After facing some of the best teams collegiate basketball had to offer, the Minutemen take on a more diverse schedule this season, including 21 games within 90 miles of Amherst.

Column: UMass men’s soccer still A-10’s best

Co-sports editor David Brinch provides commentary on the UMass men’s and women’s soccer teams.

NCAA needs to balance conference, non-conference games

The Massachusetts field hockey will play 12 of its 19 games against non-conference opponents in 2010. Collegian columnist Adam Miller believes that with the NCAA tournament being as small as it is, there should be a heavier emphasis on conference games.

Cross-country teams confident for 2010

The Massachusetts cross country teams are looking for their veterans to make 2010 a successful year. The Minutemen are looking to build on last year’s second place finish in the A-10 Championships.

UMass falls short of A-10 tournament despite victory

The seniors helped the Massachusetts baseball team win 15-8 over La Salle in its final game of the season, but still fell short of making the Atlantic 10 tournament. The Minutemen won six conference series in 2010.

Plourde finally receives chance to show greatness in national tournament

UMass pitcher Sara Plourde has dominated just about everyone she’s faced. Collegian columnist Adam Miller believes this weekend will be a good barometer in seeing how good she really is.

UMass takes 1st in Regatta

With the Massachusetts crew team finishing second in the Atlantic 10 Championships a few weeks ago, the Minutemen had a doubleheader this weekend on the Connecticut River. UMass competed against local rivals Amherst and Vermont.

Fordham sweeps Temple

Fordham defeated Temple this past weekend as a part of a 13-game winning streak for the Rams. The win was due to a combination of offensive and defensive production.

Minutewomen win at Mullins for first time in two months

With a change in its pre-game events, UMass earned its third win at home this season, the first one since a win over Villanova on Nov. 22.

Late surge by Minutemen comes up short

Despite fighting back from a 17-point halftime deficit, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team couldn’t hold on to a lead to close out the game. The Minutemen fell to Atlantic 10 opponent Xavier, 87-79, on Leaman Legacy Night at the Mullins Center, dropping their conference record to 2-6.