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What Fantasy Football means for women

By Christina Gregg

September 27, 2012

“What are you up to?” she says. “Studying,” he types back. “…When’s the draft?” she replies. The summer has ended, making way for the approaching autumn. As a woman, you look forward to apple picking, cider don...

Steve & Steve in the Newsroom Vol. 1

By Stephen Sellner

September 26, 2012

Sports Editors Stephen Hewitt and Stephen Sellner kick off the inaugural "Steve & Steve in the Newsroom" podcast as they break down the NFL's officiating problems. Check back here on for the weekly installment of y...

Video: James Ihedigbo returns to Amherst for youth football invitational

By Taylor C. Snow

April 25, 2012

Former New England Patriot starting safety and current NFL free agent James Ihedigbo returned to his hometown of Amherst Saturday morning and held football camp for two local high schools. ...

Where do the Patriots go from here?

By Tyler Galicia

February 16, 2012

The Patriots are coming off another solid campaign that saw them fall just shy of their fourth Super Bowl title in the last 10 years. As New England fans, Brady and his crew have spoiled us for a decade now, and anything shor...

To my fellow Pats fans…

By Taylor C. Snow

February 12, 2012

I imagine you have shared one or more of the internal experiences that I have been going through since the fat lady dropped her last note in Pats vs. Giants Part II. Whether your eyes blazed up in tears after Brady’s Ha...

UPDATED: UMass students gather in Southwest after Super Bowl XLVI

By Alyssa Creamer

February 6, 2012

Check out video coverage of the student gathering. Also: a slideshow of the student gathering in Southwest. University of Massachusetts students gathered rowdily in front of the concourse entrance of Berkshire Dining...

Slideshow: Post Super Bowl gathering in Southwest

By Photos Desk

February 6, 2012


Students discuss possible riots, celebrations for upcoming Super Bowl

By Katie Landeck

February 2, 2012

As the rematch between the New England Patriots and the New York Giants approaches, one question seems to be on the minds of many University of Massachusetts students: will there be a riot following the game in Southwest Residentia...

Ken Toong bets dinner for six on Super Bowl outcome

By Staff

February 2, 2012

The University of Massachusetts and New York University have gotten in the Super Bowl spirit with a friendly food wager as the New England Patriots face the New York Giants in the Super Bowl on Feb. 5, according to a press releas...

Victor Cruz embracing Super Bowl spotlight

By Stephen Hewitt

February 1, 2012

Flashing grins and sporting his No. 80 New York Giants jersey, Victor Cruz was a popular attraction and the talk of the town in Indianapolis as part of Super Bowl XVLI Media Day, Tuesday. Cruz, as well as several of his Giants teammates and members of the opposing New England Patriots, gathered ...

Podcast: Super Bowl 46 from every angle

By Jay Asser

January 31, 2012

Collegian Sports Editor Jay Asser and Assistant Sports Editors Jackson Alexander and Stephen Sellner analyze the key aspects to Super Bowl 46 between the New York Giants and New England Patriots that takes place this Sunday in Indianapolis. Super Bowl...

UMass alums Cruz, Ihedigbo shining in NFL

By Stephen Hewitt

January 22, 2012

The list is undoubtedly short of University of Massachusetts athletes who have made it big on the professional level. Even casual fans of UMass athletics can probably recognize names like Marcus Camby, Julius Erving and Jonathan Quick, all of whom have carried their success from Amherst to the...