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‘Hell or High Water’ an intense, morally ambiguous modern Western -

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UMass field hockey hangs tough, falls to No. 18 Stanford -

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Racism in the LGBTQ community -

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‘Kubo and the Two Strings’ is a stop-motion masterpiece -

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Editorial: The Massachusetts Daily Collegian Mission Statement -

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Amherst Police Dept. uses pepper spray to disperse party on Hobart Lane -

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UMass football can’t overcome four third quarter Mississippi State touchdowns, fall 47-35 Saturday -

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UMass football’s fourth quarter comeback attempt falls short against Mississippi State Saturday -

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Cyr: Despite improvement, UMass football still can’t capture first marquee FBS win -

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MassPIRG kicks off for the fall semester -

September 22, 2016

UMass Resistance Studies Initiative hosts activist and author George Lakey -

September 22, 2016

UMass field hockey readies for tough tests against Stanford, Boston College -

September 22, 2016

Calling the shots: everything you need to know about the flu vaccine -

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UMass assistant Professor speaks about oppression of American Indians -

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September 22, 2016

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

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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.

UMass women’s basketball falls to La Salle, drops 11th straight game

Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian

With the Minutewomen’s 66-57 loss against the Explorers, UMass drops to sole possession of last place in the Atlantic 10.