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UMass men’s basketball shows improvement in 3-point shooting. -

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UMass men’s basketball cruises to a victory over Pacific behind a strong second half -

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UMass Divest and proponents of sanctuary campus will not be allowed to speak at Board of Trustees meeting -

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Former political prisoner to speak on human rights and prison experience -

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UMass men’s basketball using late-game situations as learning opportunities for remainder of season -

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UMass men’s basketball kicks off Gotham Classic at home against Pacific -

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UMass hockey looks to continue recent improvements against Connecticut -

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UMass hockey team confident in game plan despite UConn’s constant change in net -

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UMass women’s basketball falls apart in the fourth quarter in 71-55 loss to Hofstra -

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It’s been a long year -

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A return to the collapse of 2008 -

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Mindfulness in, and in spite of, a technological age -

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Beer, bets and pool: a High Horse unofficial review -

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Don’t let winter stop you from running outside -

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BREAKING: Train allegedly strikes pedestrian in Amherst -

December 7, 2016

Campus Climate survey shows strong response -

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Jennifer Carlson gives talk on race and gun law enforcement -

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Labor Center to receive increased funding from University -

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Verdi enforces playing a full 40 minutes as UMass takes on Hofstra -

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Mulligan looks to continue seven game double-double streak at Hofstra -

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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

Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

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

(Kymber Hill. Shannon Broderick/ Daily Collegian)

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.