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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

Thursday’s NCAA tournament rematch between UMass men’s soccer and Colgate will be a battle of adjustments -

November 15, 2017

Veteran belonging and the decline of American communities discussed by journalist and author at Amherst College -

November 15, 2017

‘UMass Cares About Cancer’ Hosts Blanket Making Event -

November 15, 2017

Objectification of Athletes: An Issue Across Gender Lines

Tess Halpern argues that objectifying male athletes hurts the feminist call for equality.

Journalist Juliana Barbassa discusses problems in Brazil leading up to 2016 Olympics

Associated Press correspondent discusses her first-hand experience

Olympic bid bailout gold for Boston taxpayers

Alisina Saee-Nazari argues that ending Boston’s bid for the 2024 summer Olympics is best for the city and its citizens.

UMass Yak Back!: Episode 121

The strange happenings at the Sochi Olympics and the craze surrounding the smartphone application, Flappy Bird. A special Valentine’s Day roving report and commentary from Molly Plaehn.

Olympics bring out national pride

Katie McKenna wonders why she’s rooting for her country’s athletes at Sochi.

Olympic Roundup: USA finishes in second in medal count

The United States finished the 2014 Sochi Games with 28 medals, five behind leaders Russia.

The impact of the Olympic Games

Julian del Prado ties in lessons from international relations to the Olympic stage.

Olympics roundup: US tied for first in medal count

The United States tied Netherlands for first in the overall medal count, while Pavel Datsyuk and Alexander Radulov helped the Russian men avoid disaster in men’s hockey.

Olympics Roundup: US men’s hockey advances to quarterfinals

The United States sits in third in the medal count, but stole the show in men’s ice hockey this weekend with an undefeated mark in group play.

Olympics roundup: Shaun White falls, US women shine

Shaun White concedes the gold medal for the first time since the 2002 Winter Olympics after a shaky final run.

USA earns four medals in Olympics opening weekend

Sage Kotsenburg and Jamie Anderson became the first Americans to win gold in the 2014 Sochi Olympics.

Olympic boycott not the best solution

Jill Correira thinks the best way for the U.S. to shows its disgust with Russia’s new “anti-gay” laws is to go to the Winter Olympics…and win.

I get no respect I tell ya’

Remember that movie “Showgirls?” Imagine that at the Olympics.

Olympic virtues

Times have been intense for the United States in the past few years. The Olympics serve as a healthy reminder that we are still a Nation of one.

Sports drinks’ effects investigated

A scientific study conducted at the University of Massachusetts is aiming to prove that designer energy drinks and sports bars may do more harm then good. “I’m not trying to say all sports drinks are evil,” laughs Barry S. Braun, an associate professor of kinesiology and the director of the energy metabolism laboratory at the University of Massachusetts.