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UMass men’s soccer moves to 8-0-1 at home in win over La Salle -

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UMass hockey beats AIC 3-1 to win third straight -

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Two goals from freshman John Leonard lead UMass hockey to 3-1 victory Saturday -

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Makeshift back line steps into spotlight as UMass shuts out La Salle -

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UMass hockey prevails at Union in 5-4 win -

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UMass women’s soccer falls 3-1 to George Mason -

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‘All-Star’ alumni tell students how to make it in journalism -

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Hockey notebook: UMass helps raise over 500,000 gallons of freshwater while in Arizona -

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Minutemen play to 2-2 draw against Saint Joseph’s -

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Talk held on merit and diversity in graduate admissions -

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Unique McLean will have the opportunity to play a large role for UMass basketball -

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Report: UMass guard Donte Clark to declare for NBA Draft without agent

Although it was initially reported that Clark would transfer if he returns to college basketball, he hasn’t ruled out returning to the Minutemen.

Zach Lewis and Zach Coleman reportedly to transfer from UMass

With the reported losses of both Coleman and Lewis, the Minutemen could also be without their leading scorer from last season as Donte Clark is reportedly considering declaring for the NBA draft.

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Finding motivation in an unlikely place

Assistant News Editor Brendan Deady reflects on his experiences.

A ‘polished’ J.T. Blyden intends to make an impact this spring for UMass football

Blyden missed the final seven games of 2014 with a concussion, but is healthy and ready to again tackle a running back competition.

UMass eyes the future of its athletics with the hiring of Athletic Director Ryan Bamford

The University announced the hiring of Bamford Tuesday, who will become the seventh permanent athletic director in UMass history.

Derrick Gordon to transfer from UMass in search of more prominent role

The junior guard announced Tuesday he will transfer from the Massachusetts men’s basketball program in what UMass coach Derek Kellogg called a “mutual decision.”

Chiarelli: Football the center of attention Tuesday at Bamford’s hiring

UMass officially announced the hiring of new Athletic Director Ryan Bamford Tuesday, and acknowledged the importance of the success of its football program moving forward.

Cady Lalanne: ‘It brought confidence, I feel pretty confident’

After questioning the attitude of the team following a loss to George Washington, Cady Lalanne believes the energy and commitment displayed in practice indicates the Minutemen are ready to make a run.

Chiarelli: Predicting the A-10 tournament in an unpredictable year

After a crazy regular season of conference play, Mark Chiarelli picks his winner for the upcoming A-10 tournament.

Offensive woes frustrate UMass in loss to Richmond

The Minutemen struggled to generate consistent offense in the second half, producing their lowest point total (53) of the season.

UMass, Trey Davis ready for Richmond and Kendall Anthony

Anthony enters as Richmond’s leading scorer, 16.4 points per game, and is the sparkplug for a Spiders team on a four-game winning streak.

UMass falls short, lacks energy in 82-71 loss to Saint Joseph’s

The Minutemen shot just 6-of-24 from the 3-point line and couldn’t contain Hawks forward DeAndre Bembry (33 points).

Chaz Williams returns from his stint overseas, signs contract with Maine Red Claws

Williams played for two teams in Turkey before being placed on waivers in the NBA Developmental League.

UMass offense continues to ride the hot hand

The Minutemen haven’t had a go-to scoring option all season, and are instead relying on a number of players to fill the void.

UMass basketball shows continued improvement, growth in win over La Salle

The Minutemen have won four straight games and UMass coach Derek Kellogg said his team doesn’t have a ceiling in terms of potential.

Two UMass football commits eye potential basketball career

Quarterback commit James Sosinski and tight end commit Artayvious Lynn both plan to play basketball at UMass in addition to football.

UMass basketball escapes with 78-72 win at Fordham on Wednesday night

Trey Davis’ 26 points prevented the Minutemen from being upset by the conferences worst team.

UMass undeterred by shrinking number of possessions, Gordon tends to injury

The Massachusetts men’s basketball team is traditionally a team which quickens the pace, forces the tempo and maximizes on its number of possessions. It’s a style of play that, coupled with a hard-nosed defensive demeanor and a willingness to win “50/50” possessions, is coach Derek Kellogg’s definition of “UMass basketball.” Kellogg’s committed to it and recruited the requisite pieces to play it at a high level. But recently, the Minutemen haven’t found themselves in many track meets. Instead, the pace of play is slowing down and the number of total possessions is shrinking. Yet for UMass, which has won three…

Front to Back: Week of Jan. 26, 2015

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News editor Aviva Luttrell and sports editor Mark Chiarelli discuss the week in news and sports.