October 23, 2014

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Michael Kimmel speaks to UMass students about ‘Guyland’ -

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UMass football looks for third straight win against Toledo on Saturday -

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‘Love is Strange’ is beautiful, painful and groundbreaking -

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White supremacy and settler colonialism at UMass -

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UMass hockey hopes first win will propel them past Hockey East rivals -

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UMass’ second line playing and succeeding with young talent early in the season. -

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‘The Good Wife’ returns as strong as ever -

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Professor receives grant to cover massive election survey panel -

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Unions rally over recent concession proposals -

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NFL Pick’em games return to the Massachusetts Daily Collegian -

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UMass celebrates Campus Sustainability Day -

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“Fury” falls just short of greatness -

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Minutewomen look to continue their season in weekend game against Saint Bonaventure. -

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New meal plans receive mixed reviews from students -

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ISIS’s magazine is good for the West -

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UMass women’s soccer controls its own destiny as conference tournament approaches -

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UMass soccer deploys new formation with Keys, Jess -

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UMass calling on young swimmers to continue strong start to the year -

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WMU, Ohio, NIU pick up wins in busy MAC weekend -

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A comprehensive guide to the Ebola virus -

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Late rally falls short in UMass basketball loss to Charlotte

The UMass men’s basketball team was anemic from the free throw line as it fell to Charlotte, 66-65, on the road Saturday afternoon.

UMass men’s hoops looks to keep foot on the gas pedal at Charlotte

The UMass men’s basketball team travels to Charlotte on Saturday for yet another difficult test in Atlantic 10 play.

Xavier notches fifth win of season, Charlotte remains undefeated

The Xavier men’s basketball team beat Drake 74-70 on Sunday while La Salle took care of Villanova in OT and Charlotte kept its undefeated season alive against Northeastern.

A-10 men’s soccer notebook: Charlotte clinches top seed

The Charlotte men’s soccer team sealed the No. 1 seed in this weekend’s Atlantic 10 tournament with a 2-1 win over George Washington.

Playoffs on the line as UMass hosts Bonnies, Dukes

After splitting a weekend road trip, the Massachusetts men’s soccer team looks to build off its success at home with a pair of must-win games this weekend.

Winter Break Sports Highlights (Part 3 of 5): UMass beats Charlotte despite late collapse

On Jan. 11, UMass defeated Charlotte, escaping a 20-point 49er comeback in the second half.

Caughran notches two game-winners

Isaac Caughran scored a pair of game-winning goals for the Charlotte men’s soccer team last week, including a score in an overtime victory against No. 10 Virginia.

Minutewomen see variety in 2011-2012 season

The Massachusetts women’s basketball team will play an assortment of teams from 12 different conferences this season, including Boston College, Charlotte and Xavier.

Dayton living up to expectations early in season

The Dayton women’s soccer team, after being predicted to win the Atlantic 10, got off to a hot start in its non-conference schedule.

UMass welcomes No. 25 Charlotte to Earl Lorden Field

The Massachusetts baseball team will host conference-leading Charlotte for a three-game series beginning on Friday.

Fordham, Dayton split doubleheader following rain delay

After waiting for five-and-a-half hours, the Fordham and Dayton softball teams split a doubleheader Saturday, as the Rams won game 1, 4-1, while the Flyers earned a 3-1 victory in game 2.

Charlotte dominates Saint Joseph’s

The Charlotte baseball team had little difficulty against Saint Joseph’s, sweeping the Hawks over the weekend with a 22-1 advantage in runs in Sunday’s double header.

Dayton struggles as Charlotte and Xavier thrive

Despite being picked to finish third in the Atlantic 10, the Dayton baseball team is sputtering thus far with a 9-11 record. Meanwhile, conference foes Charlotte and Xavier continue their winning ways.

Turbulent season ends for Minutewomen

The Minutewomen’s season came to an end on Friday, as they fell to Charlotte, 77-66, in the opening round of the A-10 tournament.

Davenport nets game-winner to lead Bonnies past Duquesne

Guard Michael Davenport nailed a 3-pointer with 1.6 seconds left in regulation to give the St. Bonaventure men’s basketball team a 64-62 win over Duquesne on Saturday.

La Salle wins overtime thriller, Duquesne rolls

The Duquesne men’s basketball team won its 10th consecutive game to remain undefeated in the Atlantic 10 and have its best 20-game start to a season since going 16-4 in 1971-72.

Charlotte suffers loss to Duke over weekend

The Charlotte women’s basketball team fell to Duke, 61-65, on Saturday. Kendria Holmes scored 15 points for the 49ers in the loss, while Shannon McCallum dropped 11 on three conversions from 3-point land. The No. 6-ranked Blue Devils are 6-0 to begin the season.

Atlantic 10 predictions

Columnist Adam Miller goes inside the Atlantic 10 and reveals his predictions on what is going to happen in the division. The top of Miller’s table? Temple.

Minutemen’s season ends without trip to A-10 tournament

UMass had to win in order to get in to the conference tournament this season. However, the team fell short and will lose midfielders Ben Arikian, Stuart Amick, Chris Vaccaro and goalkeeper Chris Piekos. Junior Bryant Craft will be looked at to carry the offensive load.

Musketeers down Gamecocks, McCallum sisters lead 49ers.

Amber Harris had 21 points for XU in a 84-65 route of USC, while Rhody picked up its first win of the season against in a 59-47 victory against Colgate. The McCallum sisters had 21 points and 13 points respectively for the 49ers in a win over Iona.

Musketeers knock off No. 5 Rams, clinch playoff spot

Xavier had to go through a lot to get into the Atlantic 10 tournament, earning a comeback 2-1 victory over Fordham. The first of XU’s goals came in the 72nd minute, while the game-winner came nearly 10 minutes later.

Dayton beats Charlotte, 4-3, for second consecutive title

In their third-straight pairing in the Atlantic 10 final, Dayton and Charlotte competed into two periods of extra time. The game saw The Flyers achieve victory and earn the A-10 gold for the second consecutive year.

Minutemen hoping to make final playoff push

The Massachusetts men’s soccer team is currently third in the Atlantic 10, but is still in danger of not making the conference tournament. The last two games of the season for the Minutemen are against Charlotte and Saint Louis.

Minutemen successful on road

The Massachusetts men’s soccer team is currently undefeated on the road, and hopes to continue that streak this weekend with an Atlantic 10 tournament berth on the line.

Charlotte drops first conference match

The Charlotte men’s soccer team suffered its first Atlantic 10 loss of the season, falling 2-1 to Temple in a double-overtime thriller. The Owls’ Tyler Witmer netted the game-winning score, beating 49ers goalkeeper Gavin Dawson after a pass from teammate Will Mayhew.

Wingo earns weekly conference honors

Macky Wingo of the Charlotte women’s soccer team was named the Atlantic 10 Women’s Soccer Player of the Week after scoring five goals in two games to help her team claim the top spot in the Atlantic 10 tournament. The junior midfielder recorded a hat trick against Saint Joseph’s in a 5-1 victory.

Michelle Mooren, Anna Dolhansky headline weekly accolades

Duquesne’s Michelle Mooren and La Salle’s Anna Dolhansky earned weekly honors from the Atlantic 10 this week. While Mooren recorded two game-winning goals, Mooren also nailed a game-winner off a free kick.

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.

Column: UMass prepares for tough A-10 opponents

Columnist David Brinch believes that the Massachusetts soccer team can make another playoff run if it does well against Xavier, Temple, Fordham and 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.

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.

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.

Dayton picked to top A-10, Sherwood makes debut

Dayton will head into the fall season at the head of the A-10, according to a preseason poll. Meanwhile, new head coach Woody Sherwood hopes to aid Xavier after an ill-fated 2009 campaign.

SLU untouchable in A-10 predictions

Saint Louis landed the top spot in Atlantic 10 preseason polls. Not only were the Bilikens picked to repeat as A-10 champions, but last year’s A-10 top scorer Mike Roach was added the Preseason All-Conference team.

Minutemen face Richmond in second round

The Massachusetts men’s basketball team will play third-seeded Richmond in Atlantic City after upsetting sixth-seeded Charlotte on Tuesday night. The Minutemen will attempt to upset another team in the Spiders who already appear to have a spot in the upcoming NCAA tournament.