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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

UMass announces 2011 schedule, holds Pro Day event

UMass football has announced its 2011 schedule, which is highlighted by the second-annual Colonial Clash at Gillette Stadium on Oct. 22 against New Hampshire and a BCS matchup with Boston College on Sept. 24.

Strong start, tough finish for Minutemen campaign

After suffering just one loss in its first five games, UMass dropped four of its last six games of the 2010 season, missing the playoffs for the second-straight year. Despite the team not finishing the way they wanted to, individual players such as quarterback Kyle Havens and linebacker Tyler Holmes had career seasons.

Minutemen out of playoff picture with loss

The Massachusetts football team lost any chance it had of a playoff berth on Sunday with a 37-34 loss to Rhode Island. The Rams scored in the final minute to clinch the victory.

Minutemen playoff dreams on the brink as URI nears

The Massachusetts football team controls its own fate regarding the upcoming Colonial Athletic Association playoffs, but that doesn’t mean it’ll be an easy road, as the Minutemen prepare to take on Rhode Island on Saturday.

Top-ranked Delaware trounce Minutemen

No. 2 Delaware defeated the Massachusetts football team, 45-27, on Senior Day at McGuirk Stadium. Quarterback Kyle Havens finished with 228 passing yards and four touchdowns.

Havens and offense having success with decline of turnovers

After throwing a league-worst 15 interceptions last season, Massachusetts quarterback Kyle Havens has only five this season. Going into a tough matchup against Delaware, UMass coach Kevin Morris believes possession is the biggest key to earning a victory.

Havens leads UMass win over Maine

Quarterback Kyle Havens broke a personal touchdown record in UMass’ 39-24 victory over rival Maine. Havens wasn’t the only one producing however, as linebacker Tyler Holmes had two interceptions returned for touchdowns.

Minutemen come back, down Dukes 21-14

Quarterback Kyle Havens threw for 163 yards and two touchdowns while Jonathan Hernandez ran for 137 yards on 28 touches, as the Minutemen avoided their third-straight loss on Saturday against James Madison. The Maine Black Bears head to Amherst this Saturday.

Daily Sports Podcast: JMU Preview

Nick O’Malley and beat writer Jay Asser talk about the struggling Minutemen after their poor showing at Gillette Stadium against UNH and preview their next matchup against James Madison.

Receiver Anthony Nelson filling big shoes left by Victor Cruz, Jeremy Horne

Ever since the Massachusetts football team lost Victor Cruz and Jeremy Horne to graduation, transfer Anthony Nelson has become quarterback Kyle Haven’s favorite target. The receiver leads the Colonial Athletic Association in receptions per game with 6.71.

Video: The Colonial Clash

UMass took on UNH in the first annual Colonial Clash at Gillette Stadium. Over 30,000 fans were in attendance to see the first college football game ever played at Gillette. The Minutemen, though, got roughed up by the Wildcats by a score of 39-13.

Minutemen blown out by New Hampshire at Gillette Stadium

The Massachusetts football team played its first game at the confines of the New England Patriots, but didn’t play well enough for the venue, according to coach Kevin Morris.

Offense struggling following bye week

The Massachusetts football team has seen its offensive production fall in its last two games. Although quarterback Kyle Havens threw for 450 yards, the running game ultimately offset his performance.

Minutemen Report Card: Havens, Holmes look to lead in second half

Co-Sports Editors Adam Miller and David Brinch weigh in on the state of No. 8 UMass, which opens the second half of its season this weekend against the Spiders.

Even with offensive production, turnovers and penalties still cause for concern

Despite its offensive efficiency in the running and passing attacks, coach Kevin Morris still wanted to stress turnovers and penalties in the bye week in hopes of being successful against the Spiders this Saturday.

UMass heads into bye week at No.8, Holmes earning more accolades

While the Minutemen do not play this weekend, they do boast a 4-1 record with their only defeat coming at the hands of the Wolverines. Linebacker Tyler Holmes was named the UMass Co-Athlete of the Week, FCS Linebacker of the Week and was added to the Buck Buchanan Award Watch List.

Running back tandem paying off for Minutemen

Through their first four games, three of which have been victories, No. 8 UMass is third in the CAA with 212.8 yards per game, thanks in part to the two-headed monster that is John Griffin and Jonathan Hernandez.

Minutemen look for second conference win Saturday

After defeating Stony Brook last Saturday, UMass heads to the Maryland to take on the Tigers, who are coming off a disheartening 24-10 defeat at the hands of Ivy League foe Columbia.

Minutemen look past Wolverines, face Seawolves Saturday

After nearly upsetting Big Blue at the Big House, UMass takes on Stony Brook this Saturday. Last season, the Minutemen defeated the Seawolves 44-17, as Jonathan Hernandez rushed for 140 yards and three scores. Hernandez rushed for 118 against the Wolverines Saturday.

No Massachusetts magic in Michigan

UMass led early before giving up 28 unanswered points to a Michigan team that was desperate to avoid another FCS upset before storming back from an 18-point hole as it fails to gain what would have been a historic win.