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Kyle Devitte of the Inside Lacrosse staff had kind words to say about a host of retiring MLL standouts, including UMass alumnus Kevin Leveille (2000-03). The following sentence sums it up well, but check out the whole thing through the link below.

"Kevin Leveille wasn't about -- isn't about -- the spotlight. He's a team-first guy who happened to score thousands of goals."

MLL Retirees a Privilege to Watch | Kyle Devitte, Inside Lacrosse

Daily Collegian reporter Matthew Zackman spoke with head coach Carla Tagliente and sophomore midfielder Hailey Cockrum after UMass field hockey defeated VCU, 4-1 on the road Sunday. Check out his recap of the game's action below:

UMass field hockey earns first Atlantic 10 win with 4-1 victory over VCU

Join head coach Mark Whipple tonight from 7-8 p.m. at The Hangar Pub and Grill on University Drive in Amherst for the Bud Light UMass Football Show. Player guests include redshirt sophomore offensive tackle Tyrell Smith and junior defensive back and kick returner Khary Bailey-Smith. Host Josh Maurer and coach Whipple will look back at the homecoming game vs. Bowling Green and preview Saturday's matchup at Miami (Ohio).

If you can't make it to The Hangar, listen live on 105.5 FM (Springfield) and 1440 AM (Worcester). Fans can also listen live online at or on mobile devices by downloading the TuneIn Radio app. A podcast of the show will be available on Tuesday morning.

Submit a question for Coach Whipple by tweeting @UMassSportsNet or by clicking here. Selected questions will be used during tonight's show.

Listen Live | TuneIn Radio App | Show Schedule and Informatio

Coverage and Recaps From @UMassFootball Loss To Bowling Green

It was a shootout at McGuirk Stadium on Saturday afternoon as Bowling Green narrowly defeated UMass 47-42 in the Minutemen's first game back on campus since 2011. Quarterback Blake Frohnapfel set school records with 589 yards through the air and five touchdowns, while Tajae Sharpe had 179 yards receiving and two touchdowns.

Team Canada, Tamara Tatham Start FIBA World Championship With Win

UMass women's basketball alumna Tamara Tatham (2003-07) scored 11 points to help lead Team Canada to a 69-54 win over Mozambique in the first game of the FIBA World Championship for the Canadians. Tatham added four rebounds and a pair of assists without a turnover in the victory. Read about the game below:

Canada Wins First Game At World's Against Mozambique 69-54 | Canada Basketball
Box Score: Canada 69, Mozambique 54 | FIBA

The UMass men's soccer team will continue it's 4-game home stand on Friday when it plays host to Harvard at Rudd Field at 3 p.m. Ross Gienieczko of the Daily Collegian has a preview of the weekend's contests against the Crimson and New Hampshire Wildcats (Sunday at 2 p.m.)

VIDEO: Flashback To Last @UMassFootball Win At McGuirk Stadium

The UMass Sports Network takes a look back at UMass football's last win in McGuirk Stadium back in 2011 against Central Connecticut State.

Friday is here and that means just one more day until the return to McGuirk Stadium for the UMass football team. Check out some of the coverage and previews of UMass' Homecoming game against Bowling Green (3 PM, ESPN3).

Frank Corona of the Daily Collegian looks ahead to UMass' Monday night match at Harvard and the upcoming Atlantic 10 slate, which begins next Friday vs. George Mason.

Read: UMass women's soccer nursing injuries during break, getting ready for Atlantic-10 Conference play

Former Minuteman defenseman Conor Allen is slated to dress for the New York Rangers for their preseason game in Chicago tomorrow night. The game will be televised on MSG and CSN-CH+.

Blueshirts United: Miller and Lundqvist Back In There As Rangers Set Friday's Lineup