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UMass women’s basketball falls to North Dakota 82-52 -

November 22, 2017

Home-and-home with Quinnipiac up next for UMass hockey -

November 22, 2017

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

A Tribe Called Quest bid its fans a thoughtful farewell

‘We got it from Here… Thank You 4 Your service’ is both an homage to the New York group’s past and a look into the future of hip-hop.

Anderson .Paak and Knxwledge create a soulful hip hop record with ‘Yes Lawd!’

As NxWorries, this duo has crafted one of the most exciting collaborative hip-hop albums in years.

Azealia Banks flexes muscles on “Slay­Z”

Harlem MC’s new mixtape deftly runs Azealia Banks’ full range of talents and emotions.

Underground music spotlight: Mt. Wolf and Plague Vendor produce best material yet

Five music releases of varying genre from this week that should not be overlooked.

Forever kicking it: Influential Phife Dawg dead at 45

A Tribe Called Quest rapper succumbed to complications with diabetes.

Looking back: Twenty years later, ‘The Score’ still stands alone

For two decades, The Fugees have had a lasting impact on hip hop culture.

Future is indestructible on ‘EVOL’

With his second project of 2016, Future looks to extend his legendary run with ‘EVOL.’

Western Mass locals Masla revitalize hip hop as a live art at Pearl Street

Masla exceeds expectations as an opening act and raises the bar for live hip hop in Northampton.

Future continues his destructive path and plays it safe with ‘Purple Reign’

Following his dominant 2015 run, “Purple Reign” finds Future returning to his roots.

Pusha T returns to villainy on ‘King Push – Darkest Before Dawn: The Prelude’

In the follow-up to the 2013 album, “My Name Is My Name,” Pusha T returns cold, concise, and cutthroat with thrilling results.

Justin Bieber tries too hard to please on “Purpose”

Former teen-pop sensation shows a few growing pains on uneven comeback album

Drake and Future collaborate on fun, captivating “What A Time To Be Alive”

Rap superstars aren’t at their top-dollar best, but have a lot to say on their collaborative mixtape.

Lana Del Rey’s “Honeymoon” is an exotic dream

Pop singer’s third LP brings fans back to the surreal, dreamy world that brought them in the first place.

Chance the Rapper and Hoodie Allen highlight this weekend’s UMass Spring Concert lineup

Big names in hip-hop to perform at the Mullins Center, including Chance the Rapper and Hoodie Allen.

Earl Sweatshirt explores his dark side on great sophomore album

Odd Future member finds his voice by expounding on the trappings of fame and coming of age.

Kendrick Lamar’s ‘To Pimp a Butterfly’ is a wild, unpredictable masterpiece

The Compton rapper’s third album is an experimental but extraordinary achievement.

Big Sean reaches for the top with solid “Dark Sky Paradise”

Rapper takes his skills to new heights on consistent, strong third LP.

The Valentine’s Day rap love song playlist

Need some songs to fill out a mix CD for the special day? Try these rap wonders.

Mac Miller rocks Smith College

Up and coming rap sensation Mac Miller paid a visit to Smith College’s John M. Greene Hall Saturday night.

Hip-hop-ocrysy

Collegian columnist Lauren Vincent really likes rap. But sometimes she think she shoudn’t.