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UMass football selected to finish fourth in MAC East preseason poll -

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Legislature overrides Baker’s UMass budget cut -

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Report: UMass football’s Todd Stafford arrested Saturday morning in Stamford, Connecticut -

Monday, July 20, 2015

UMass names Molly O’Mara newly-created associate director of athletics for communications and PR -

Monday, July 20, 2015

Baker approves state budget, UMass to receive $5.25 million less than legislature’s proposed figure -

Friday, July 17, 2015

UMass bathroom policy to provide comfort, safety for transgender and non-gender conforming students -

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Long-time UMass professor Normand Berlin, 83, dies -

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

UMass professor and poet James Tate dies at 71 -

Thursday, July 9, 2015

State legislators propose budget, UMass could receive almost $532 million -

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Cause of death determined for UMass student Chloe Malast -

Monday, July 6, 2015

Nick Mariano, Zach Oliveri transferring from UMass men’s lacrosse program -

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Four months after banning Iranian students from certain graduate programs, UMass announces new measures to ensure compliance with U.S. law -

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Justin King sentenced to eight to 12 years in prison -

Monday, June 29, 2015

Two future UMass hockey players selected in 2015 NHL Draft -

Saturday, June 27, 2015

Supreme Court ruling clears way for same-sex marriage nationwide -

Friday, June 26, 2015

Former UMass center Cady Lalanne taken 55th overall by Spurs in 2015 NBA Draft -

Friday, June 26, 2015

Second of four men found guilty on three counts of aggravated rape in 2012 UMass gang rape case -

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Boston bomber speaks out for first time: ‘I am sorry for the lives I have taken’ -

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

King claims sex with woman was consensual during alleged 2012 gang rape -

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Wrongful death suit filed in death of UMass student -

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Minutemen look to clinch postseason berth Friday night

(Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

The Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team has a chance to get back to the CAA conference tournament after missing it last season.

UMass men’s lacrosse seeks redemption for last year’s Delaware loss

(Collegian File Photo)

Playing against the same team that ended their playoff hopes last year, the Minutemen hope to reverse their fortunes in this season’s finale matchup.

Dan Muller: A complete student-athlete

Dan Muller searches for an open teammate. (Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

After tearing his ACL prior to last season, the Isenberg student has become one of the top offensive threats for the Minutemen in 2015.

UMass lacrosse in desperate need of conference win

Dom St. Laurent runs past a Fairfield player in an attempt to make a goal. (Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

Currently outside of a spot in the conference tournament, the Minutemen are faced with a near must-win situation.

Murphy’s scoring streak continues

(Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

Hannah Murphy scored four goals for the third game in a row to lift the Minutewomen.

UMass lacrosse heads to Hartford for nonconference action

(Cade Belisle/Daily Collegian)

The Minutemen will look to avoid a three-game losing streak Saturday in Connecticut.

Led by Austin Spencer, defensive midfielders’ play to be vital for UMass lacrosse down stretch

(Judith Gibson-Okunieff/Daily Collegian)

According to UMass coach Greg Cannella, the group’s performance on defense, as well as in transition offense, will help dictate the Minutemen’s success.

UMass faces Vermont in final non-conference test

Meagan Bowen encounters trouble trying to reach the George Mason goal.  (Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

The Minutewomen defense will have its hands full against the nation’s second leading goal-scorer Jessica Roach.

UMass men’s lacrosse hopes for offensive breakthrough against Fairfield

(Alec Zabrecky/Daily Collegian)

The Minutemen look to avenge a 6-3 loss last weekend to Towson in its next matchup with the Stags Saturday afternoon.

UMass lacrosse looks for fourth straight victory versus Towson

(Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

The Minutemen will have to convert on any opportunity they get facing the nation’s fourth-ranked defense on Saturday.

UMass women’s lacrosse aims another perfect conference record against Duquesne

(Christina Yacono/Daily Collegian)

The Minutewomen have won 38 consecutive games and have no lost an Atlantic 10 game in four years.

UMass women’s lacrosse thriving with nation’s top defense

Massachusetts women's lacrosse goalie Rachel Vallarelli makes an impressive save. (Nicole Evangelista/Daily Collegian)

The Minutewomen allow a nation-best 4.5 goals against per game with goalkeeper Rachel Vallarelli leading the charge.

UMass men’s lacrosse hoping first win will turn season around

(Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

The win broke the team’s five-game losing streak.

Balanced attack leads UMass men’s lacrosse to first win of 2015

(Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

Sixteen different Minutemen registered a point in their victory over Quinnipiac Tuesday afternoon.

UMass faces challenge of stopping Lyle Thompson, Albany offense Saturday

Cade Belisle/Daily Collegian

UMass enters its game against Albany in a complete opposition position from the last time the two teams squared off.

Winless UMass faces Brown

(Judith Gibson-Okunieff/Daily Collegian)

UMass lacrosse aims for its first win of the year.

Dan Muller makes an impact for UMass men’s lacrosse after missing last season

(Judith Gibson-Okunieff/Daily Collegian)

The redshirt sophomore is third on the team in points with five, despite missing all of last season due to a preseason injury.

UMass women’s lacrosse relies on balanced offensive attack to down UNH Saturday

(Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

The Minutewomen moved to 3-0 behind a trio of hat tricks from Hannah Murphy, Katie Ott and Holly Turner.

UMass men’s lacrosse blows late lead in 14-13 loss to Harvard on Saturday

(Araz Havan/Daily Collegian)

The Minutemen fell to 0-3 for the season after the Crimson scored four goals in the final six minutes of regulation.

Inspired by a family connection, Heather MacLean continues to thrive on the track

Courtesy of UMass Athletics

Despite only starting track and field as a junior in high school, Heather MacLean is already leaving her mark on the Massachusetts women’s track and field program.