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Collegian: UMass hockey bands together for 'Movember'

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With UMass hockey coming off a bye weekend, Ross Gienieczko took time to spotlight the team's involvement in Movember in an effort to raise awareness for men's health issues such as prostate cancer.

Read: UMass hockey bands together for 'Movember'

Lacrosse Magazine: 2015 CAA Conference Snapshot

Lacrosse Magazine's Corey McLaughlin took a look at the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) Conference heading into the 2015 season, which will be the first for Fairfield as a member of the league.

The Minutemen were mentioned as a potential 'dark horse' to take the CAA crown while now-sophomore Nick Mariano was picked as a player to watch.

Read McLaughlin's conference breakdown here. More on the Minutemen can be found through

MBB Gameday Preview: Boston College, 11/16/14

Game two on day three of the 2014-15 season is upon us in the form of the second Coaches vs. Cancer Tripleheader at the TD Garden in Boston. UMass and Boston College meet on the historic parquet today at 3 p.m. as both teams look to improve to 2-0 on the young season.

Massachusetts (1-0) vs Boston College (1-0) 
 Date Sunday, Nov. 16 at 3:00 p.m. (ET)
 Location Boston, Mass. | TD Garden
 Tickets 866-UMASS-TIX |  Ticket Info
 Radio  105.5 FM WEEI (Springfield/Amherst), 1440 AM WVEI (Worcester), 95.9 FM WATD (South Shore), 1200 AM WXKS (Boston, Worcester, Manchester, Providence); Listen Online | Use the TuneIn App for Mobile Devices to listen
 Online Video watch ESPN3/Watch ESPN
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Weekend Previews Of @UMassFootball As It Preps For Akron On Tuesday

After playing on Wednesday night, the UMass football team will have an abbreviated week as it preps for Akron on Tuesday night (7 PM, ESPN3). As the Minutemen continue to evaluate Blake Frohnapfel's health going into the game, Austin Whipple has taken the first-team reps during practice the last three days.

MBB Recaps From Friday's 95-87 Win Over Siena

On Friday night the UMass men's basketball team opened the 106th season in school history with an exciting 95-87 victory over Siena at the Mullins Center.

The 'Big Four' as coach Kellogg referred to the veteran group of Trey Davis, Maxie Esho, Derrick Gordon and Cady Lalanne all scored in double figures to lead the Minutemen. Davis took over the role of the team's starting point guard after the departure of Chaz Williams and had a career-high of 28 points. Cady Lalanne blocked a career-high six shots despite only playing five minutes in the first half due to foul trouble.

UMass women's basketball is looking to build upon a group of veteran players with its group of four youngsters who will compete for the Minutewomen in 2014-15, writes Daily Collegian staff reporter Arthur Hayden.

Mix of newcomers, veterans provide hope for UMass | Daily Collegian

UMass women's basketball senior forward Kim Pierre-Louis was featured in the Daily Collegian basketball season preview as the Ottawa, Ontario, native begins her final year with the squad. She led the team in scoring with 13.1 points per game and looks to be a leader for the team in 2014-15 writes Collegian reporter Tom Mulherin.

Kim Pierre-Louis looks to build on successful junior campaign | Daily Collegian

UMass women's basketball begins its 2014-15 season at Western Michigan on Friday, Nov. 14 with an 8:30 tipoff. The squad begins the season with a mix of veteran presence and youthful optimism. Read about the squad's preseason approach courtesy of Daily Collegian writer Frank Corona:

UMass enters 2014-2015 with sense of optimism, infusion of talent | Daily Collegian

ESPN Boston: UMass preview: Questions to answer

Longtime UMass writer Marty Dobrow was on campus earlier this week for an ESPN Boston preview of the Minutemen and spoke with head coach Derek Kellogg, along with a few student-athletes about the upcoming season.

The November 13, 2014 edition of the Bud Light UMass Basketball Show featuring head coach Derek Kellogg and senior center Cady Lalanne previewing the season opener against Siena.