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Collegian: UMass gets back to .500 with win over BU Sunday

Lauren Allymohamed provided UMass with an overtime game-winning goal in the 82nd minute as the Minutewomen defeated Boston University, 2-1 at Garber Field on Sunday. Daily Collegian reporter Tyler Fiedler was on-hand for the game and wrote a recap of the action:

UMass field hockey gets back to .500 with win over BU Sunday | Daily Collegian

UMass field hockey blanked Davidson, 4-0 on Friday afternoon to increase its current Atlantic 10 Conference winning streak to five consecutive games. Daily Collegian writer Jamie Cushman has a report on the game:

UMass field hockey shuts out Davidson in 4-0 win | Daily Collegian

Gazette: @UMassFootball defense shows signs of coming together in win

Matt Vautour of the Daily Hampshire Gazette has a look at the defensive effort by the Minutemen in the win over Eastern Michigan on Saturday. Vautour said the effort was the best of the season as UMass was able to disrupt EMU quarterback Reggie Bell and pitch a second half shut out.

Dan Malone of the Springfield Republican has a story on how an improved running game and defensive play have helped the UMass football team over the last two weeks.

Dan Malone of the Springfield Republican has an update on where Tajae Sharpe now stands in the UMass record book for several receiving categories after his 13-catch, 193 yard performance against Eastern Michigan.

Dan Malone of the Springfield Republican has continued coverage of UMass football's win over Eastern Michigan last Saturday. Linebacker Jovan Santos-Knox said in the post game interview that the defense has been enjoying the success of the offense over the past few games where both units have been playing much better than at the start of the year.

Recaps & Coverage Of @UMassFootball 36-14 Win Over Eastern Michigan

Game Coverage & Previews For @UMassFootball Vs. Eastern Michigan

It's game day at Gillette Stadium today as the UMass football team hosts Eastern Michigan for the ever-popular Band Day. Read below for today's previews of the game along with all the information on how to watch and where to listen if you can't be there.

 Massachusetts (1-6, 1-2 MAC) vs Eastern Michigan (2-4, 1-1 MAC) 
 Date Saturday, Oct. 18 at 3:00 p.m. (ET)
 Location Foxboro, Mass. | Gillette Stadium (68,756)
 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
 Live Stats gametracker Live Stats
 Promotions Band Day & Educators Day
 Social Media | Live Game Blog
 MAC Teleconference Whipple's Monday Conference Call Quotes (10/13)
 Game Notes Massachusetts Notes | Depth Chart | News Clips | 2014 Media Guide

PREVIEW: Field Hockey vs. Boston University

UMass field hockey hosts non-conference regional rival Boston University for its next game, a Sunday, Oct. 19 contest on Garber Field at 2 p.m. More information on the game is available below:

 University of Massachusetts Field Hockey Game Notes
 Game 16 Massachusetts (7-8) vs. Boston University (8-6)
 Date | Time Sunday, Oct. 19 | 2:00 p.m.
 Location Garber Field; Amherst, Mass.
 Series History Boston University leads, 18-15-2. Last meeting: UMass 3, BU 1; Oct. 6, 2013
 Live Statistics GameTracker
 Live Video Atlantic 10 Digital Network
 Team Information Massachusetts | Boston University
 Twitter @UMassFH   | @UMassAthletics  
 Instagram UMass Field Hockey

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VIDEO: Field Hockey Interviews vs. Davidson

UMass field hockey head coach Carla Tagliente and sophomore forward Nicole Miller spoke to members of the local media after the Minutewomen dispatched Davidson, 4-0 at Garber Field on Friday afternoon. Check out what Tagliente and Miller had to say about the team win below:

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