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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.

MBB Gameday Preview: Siena, 11/14/14

It's game day in Massachusetts! Finally, the wait is over and we can get this hoops season started. The Minutemen open the 106th season of men's basketball against Siena tonight at 7 p.m.

Tickets are still on sale so contact the Mullins Center Box Office at 866-UMASS-TIX via phone or online through Ticketmaster. 

Massachusetts (0-0) vs Siena (0-0) 
 Date Friday, Nov. 14 at 7:00 p.m. (ET)
 Location Amherst, Mass. | Mullins Center (9,493)
 Tickets 866-UMASS-TIX |  Ticket Info
 TV None
 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
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We've reached the end of Dan Malone's play features as he counts down the days until today's season opener. The final Minutemen bio is on senior Maxie Esho.

Mark Chiarelli of the Daily Collegian spent some time with Derek Kellogg in his office that overlooks the Mullins Center and talked about a lot of things - How he got into coaching, what loyalty means to him and how last season played, out among other things.

Mark Chiarelli of the Daily Collegian has a feature story on the path that Derek Kellogg has taken in his six previous years at UMass.

Daily Collegian sports editor Mark Chiarelli has a nice feature article on Derrick Gordon in today's Basketball Preview issue of the campus newspaper.

Andrew Cyr of the Daily Collegian has a nice feature article on Cady Lalanne in the campus newspaper's basketball preview issue.

Join head coach Derek Kellogg and senior center Cady Lalanne tonight from 6-7 p.m. at The Hangar on University Drive in Amherst for the Bud Light UMass Basketball Show. Host Josh Maurer and coach Kellogg preview the Minutemen's season opener against Siena Friday night at the Mullins Center. Tonight's broadcast marks the first of 11 episodes of the radio show during the 2014-15 season.

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 Friday morning.

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

Listen Live | TuneIn Radio App | Show Schedule and Information | UMass Podcasts writer Dan Malone has a Siena injury update from this week on the Saints' starting center Imoh Silas.

Albany Times Union: A look at UMass, Siena's opening foe

Mark Singelais is the Siena beat writer for the Albany Times Union and spoke with UMass head coach Derek Kellogg on Wednesday morning. He offers up this preview of the Minutemen in advance of Friday's season opener.