Today at 3 p.m. the UMass men's basketball team will play its first game as a ranked team in Amherst in more than 15 seasons when Northern Illinois comes to town. Before you head over to the Mullins Center for the game, read up on the teams and see how the Minutemen have been preparing during finals week.
Gameday HQ: No. 22/20 UMass Welcomes NIU To The Mullins Center - University of Massachusetts Official Athletic Site
UMass basketball vs. NIU: Minutemen return to Mullins Center for first time in nearly a month as heavy favorites | masslive.com