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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.

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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  @UMassAthletics | Live Game Blog

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.