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UMass football selected to finish fourth in MAC East preseason poll -

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Legislature overrides Baker’s UMass budget cut -

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Report: UMass football’s Todd Stafford arrested Saturday morning in Stamford, Connecticut -

Monday, July 20, 2015

UMass names Molly O’Mara newly-created associate director of athletics for communications and PR -

Monday, July 20, 2015

Baker approves state budget, UMass to receive $5.25 million less than legislature’s proposed figure -

Friday, July 17, 2015

UMass bathroom policy to provide comfort, safety for transgender and non-gender conforming students -

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Long-time UMass professor Normand Berlin, 83, dies -

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

UMass professor and poet James Tate dies at 71 -

Thursday, July 9, 2015

State legislators propose budget, UMass could receive almost $532 million -

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Cause of death determined for UMass student Chloe Malast -

Monday, July 6, 2015

Nick Mariano, Zach Oliveri transferring from UMass men’s lacrosse program -

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Four months after banning Iranian students from certain graduate programs, UMass announces new measures to ensure compliance with U.S. law -

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Justin King sentenced to eight to 12 years in prison -

Monday, June 29, 2015

Two future UMass hockey players selected in 2015 NHL Draft -

Saturday, June 27, 2015

Supreme Court ruling clears way for same-sex marriage nationwide -

Friday, June 26, 2015

Former UMass center Cady Lalanne taken 55th overall by Spurs in 2015 NBA Draft -

Friday, June 26, 2015

Second of four men found guilty on three counts of aggravated rape in 2012 UMass gang rape case -

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Boston bomber speaks out for first time: ‘I am sorry for the lives I have taken’ -

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

King claims sex with woman was consensual during alleged 2012 gang rape -

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Wrongful death suit filed in death of UMass student -

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Local fans excited to see UMass basketball back in NCAA Tournament

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Nearly 100 fans attended the NCAA Tournament viewing party at Amherst Brewing Company on Sunday to cheer on the UMass men’s basketball team as it ended a 16-year Tournament drought.

UMass basketball snaps 16-year NCAA Tournament drought

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The UMass men’s basketball team snapped a 16-year NCAA Tournament drought by earning the No. 6 seed in the Midwest Region, where it will take on the winner of the Iowa vs. Tennessee first-round game on Friday.

UMass basketball runs out of comeback mojo against George Washington

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Second half comebacks have become the norm for UMass this season, but the Minutemen couldn’t overcome a daunting Colonials deficit.

UMass goes cold as it falls to George Washington in the A-10 quarterfinals

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The UMass men’s basketball team shot 43 percent and committed 17 turnovers in its 85-77 loss to George Washington in the quarterfinals of the Atlantic 10 Tournament.

UMass relies on strong defense to overcome Rhode Island

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The UMass men’s basketball team held Rhode Island to one field goal over the final 9:50 to overcome an 11-point deficit and advance to the quarterfinals of the Atlantic 10 Tournament.

UMass men’s basketball escapes with win over Rhode Island to advance to A-10 quarterfinals

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Chaz Williams delivered in the crucial moments of the game to lead the UMass men’s basketball team to a 65-61 win over Rhode Island in the first round of the Atlantic 10 Tournament.

Postgame men’s basketball wrap up: UMass vs. SLU

Daily Collegian men’ basketball beat writers Patrick Strohecker and Mark Chiarelli recap UMass’ loss to SLU on senior day.

UMass basketball set to take on Duquesne in final regular season road game

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Fresh off a loss at Dayton, the Minutemen wrap up their road schedule with a final test at Duquesne on Wednesday.

UMass basketball falls to Dayton on the road

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The UMass men’s basketball team was plagued by a slow second-half start and fell to Dayton 86-79 on the road Saturday afternoon.

UMass looks to bounce back against tough Colonial squad

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The Minutemen, losers of four of their last seven, face a difficult road test against George Washington on Saturday afternoon.

Mullins Center changes over between women’s basketball, hockey games

VIDEO: A sped-up look at how the Mullins Center staff change the arena from a basketball court to an ice hockey rink in the course of a couple hours.

UMass basketball returns home, aims to get back on track against La Salle

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In the midst of three losses in the last four games, the UMass men’s basketball team returns home to take on La Salle on Wednesday.

UMass women’s basketball ready to stop skid

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The Minutewomen hope to end their losing streak against URI on Wednesday.

Increased guard play crucial as UMass basketball hosts La Salle

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Averaging 28 minutes per game over his last three games, sophomore UMass guard Trey Davis has an opportunity for an even larger role against a guard-oriented La Salle team.

UMass basketball falls short at St. Joe’s

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The UMass men’s basketball rallied from 17 points down, only to see its comeback fall short as it drops its third straight road game

UMass basketball looks to bounce back at St. Joe’s

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After losing for the second time in three games, the UMass men’s basketball team hits the road against St. Joe’s looking to avoid its first losing streak of the season.

UMass basketball buries Fordham

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The UMass men’s basketball team used a 20-2 run to erase a 7-0 deficit, en route to a 90-52 blowout win at Mullins Center on Sunday afternoon.

Strohecker: UMass basketball’s latest wins showing signs of complacency

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Despite a 3-0 start in conference play, the Minutemen are showing signs of complacency in their recent performances.

UMass hoops ends season with first-round NIT loss to Stony Brook

UMass didn’t have the same intensity or demeanor Wednesday night as it had in last week’s Atlantic 10 Tournament, falling to Stony Brook, 71-58, in the first round of the NIT.

UMass basketball eliminated from Atlantic 10 Tournament with loss to VCU

The Minutemen scratched and clawed their way down the stretch, but ultimately fell short to the Rams on Saturday in the Atlantic 10 semifinals.