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UMass women’s basketball handles Duquesne at home -

January 16, 2017

UMass men’s basketball’s late comeback falls short after blowing 15-point first-half lead -

January 15, 2017

UMass hockey outlasted at home against No. 6 UMass Lowell -

January 14, 2017

Hailey Leidel hits second buzzer beater of the season to give UMass women’s basketball win over Davidson -

January 13, 2017

UMass football hosts Maine at Fenway Park in 2017 -

January 12, 2017

UMass men’s basketball snaps losing streak and upsets Dayton Wednesday night at Mullins Center -

January 11, 2017

UMass women’s track and field takes second at Dartmouth Relays -

January 10, 2017

UMass hockey falls to No. 5 Boston University at Frozen Fenway -

January 8, 2017

UMass professor to make third appearance on ‘Jeopardy!’ -

January 8, 2017

UMass women’s basketball suffers brutal loss on road against Saint Joseph’s -

January 7, 2017

UMass men’s basketball drops thirds straight, falls to VCU 81-64 -

January 7, 2017

UMass men’s basketball drops tightly-contested conference matchup against George Mason Wednesday night -

January 4, 2017

Late-game defense preserves UMass women’s basketball’s win against rival Rhode Island -

January 4, 2017

AIC shuts out UMass hockey 3-0 at Mullins Center -

January 4, 2017

UMass professor to appear as contestant on ‘Jeopardy!’ Thursday night -

January 4, 2017

Penalties plague UMass hockey in Mariucci Classic championship game -

January 2, 2017

UMass men’s basketball falls in A-10 opener to St. Bonaventure and its veteran backcourt -

December 30, 2016

UMass woman’s basketball ends FIU Holiday Classic with 65-47 loss to Drexel -

December 29, 2016

UMass men’s basketball finishes non-conference schedule strong with win over Georgia State -

December 28, 2016

Brett Boeing joins UMass hockey for second half of season -

December 28, 2016

Notebook: UMass football finally arrives at bye week

(Judith Gibson-Okunieff/ Daily Collegian)

Men’s and women’s basketball set to begin season this Friday, while field hockey and men’s soccer look to continue season this week in postseason.

A year in review: UMass Athletic Director Ryan Bamford reflects on first year in charge

(Cade Belisle/ Daily Collegian)

Bamford discussed several topics, including the football program and recent coaching changes he made.

UMass women’s basketball welcomes new coach Tory Verdi during press conference Wednesday morning

Judith Gibson-Okunieff/Daily Collegian

After addressing the media for the first time, Verdi expressed his excitement for the opportunity to build a community around UMass women’s basketball team.

UMass hires Tory Verdi as next women’s basketball coach

(Judith Gibson-Okunieff/Daily Collegian)

Verdi, who previously coached at Eastern Michigan, will officially be introduced Wednesday at a press conference.

Ryan Bamford assures Derek Kellogg’s job is safe in wake of recent firings

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Bamford, who pointed to UMass’ upcoming recruiting class, said the Minutemen are moving forward with Kellogg as their coach in the wake of Micheletto, Dawley firings.

Cyr: Ryan Bamford’s moves prove he wants a winning culture at UMass and won’t settle for mediocrity

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After both hockey coach John Micheletto and women’s basketball coach Sharon Dawley were fired Sunday morning, Bamford proved that he isn’t willing to accept mediocrity for UMass athletics.

UMass AD Ryan Bamford discusses Sunday’s coaching firings, replacement searching process in conference call

(Shannon Broderick/Daily Collegian)

Both hockey coach John Micheletto and women’s basketball coach Sharon Dawley were dismissed Sunday after disappointing seasons.

UMass announces firing of John Micheletto, Sharon Dawley

(Shannon Broderick/Daily Collegian)

The University announced Sunday morning that it had relieved hockey coach John Micheletto and women’s basketball coach Sharon Dawley of their duties.

UMass women’s basketball’s season ends with OT loss to Fordham Thursday night

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The Minutewomen are outscored 21-10 in OT as they fall to Fordham eliminating them from the A-10 tournament.

UMass women’s basketball opens Atlantic 10 tournament with win over La Salle

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The Minutewomen earned their sixth straight win, beating the Explorers for the second time in five days in the opening round of the A-10 tournament.

UMass women’s basketball looks to ride momentum of five-game winning streak into A-10 tournament

(Judith Gibson-Okunieff/ Daily Collegian)

The Minutewomen take on La Salle in the first round of the conference tournament, in what will be a rubber match between the two teams this year.

Rashida Timbilla plays final game of career at Mullins Center

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In her final home game for UMass women’s basketball, senior forward Rashida Timbilla finished with 15 points and 10 rebounds in a 80-57 win for the Minutewomen.

UMass women’s basketball closes out regular season with win over La Salle

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After losing the first 11 games of the Atlantic 10 schedule, the Minutewomen have ended the season winning five games in a row.

UMass women’s basketball rallies for comeback win over URI

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After scoring just 18 points in the second half, the Minutewomen caught fire from beyond the arc to come back and beat the Rams, earning a fourth straight win

Now or Never: UMass women’s basketball readies for key A-10 contest against Rhode Island Wednesday

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 Shannon Broderick/ Daily Collegian)

Minutewomen look to extend their three-game win streak in matchup with Rams at Ryan Center.

UMass women’s basketball wins third straight in victory over Davidson

(Judith Gibson-Okunieff/Daily Collegian)

Rashida Timbilla filled up the stat sheet and Bria Stallworth hit the game-winning shot in the Minutewomen’s victory over the Wildcats.

Cierra Dillard and Bria Stallworth lift women’s basketball over Dayton

(Judith Gibson-Okunieff/Daily Collegian)

The guard duo of Dillard and Stallworth combined for 49 points to power the Minutewomen to their second straight win.

UMass women’s basketball looks to end eight-year drought against Dayton Wednesday

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Minutewomen look to deal with size advantage of Dayton in Wednesday’s contest

Timbilla helps UMass women’s basketball past St. Bonaventure in her quest for 1,000 rebounds

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MInutewomen forward Rashida Timbilla finished with 10 rebounds in their win over the Bonnies, and now sits at 954 rebounds with four games remaining in the regular season.

Upset in Amherst: UMass women’s basketball tops heavily favored St. Bonaventure Saturday at Mullins Center

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The Minutewomen snap their 11 game losing streak with win Saturday against St. Bonaventure.