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Lowell Sun
Westford's Trahan eyes 3rd District U.S. rep seatat Georgetown University, according to her fundraising page. She then began wor
Lowell Sun / Posted 7 hours ago
at Georgetown University, according to her fundraising page. She then began working for Meehan, now president of the University of Massachusetts system, when he represented the 5th Congressional District -- much of which is now in the 3rd... Read more
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The Irish Times
Has mindfulness been McDonaldised?In 1979, Jon Kabat-Zinn, a 35-year-old doctor at the University of Massachusett
The Irish Times / Posted 12 hours ago
In 1979, Jon Kabat-Zinn, a 35-year-old doctor at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, introduced an eight-week mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) programme for chronically ill patients. The programme’s success can be judged by the... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Traveling through a changing lifefor four months of summer break, making it a grand total of nine months I have
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 14 hours ago
for four months of summer break, making it a grand total of nine months I have been away from the United States and the University of Massachusetts. I remember sitting at the bus stop at Haigis Mall, waiting for the Peter Pan bus that would take... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Q&A with DKMS ambassador(Judith Gibson-Okunieff/ Daily Collegian) Business senior Jennifer Santos wast
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 14 hours ago
(Judith Gibson-Okunieff/ Daily Collegian) Business senior Jennifer Santos wasted no time at the University of Massachusetts when it came to her involvement with Dynamic Kernel Module Support (DKMS) on campus. On top of advocating for the... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Massachusetts men’s soccer looks for first road win of the seasonsoccer team takes to the road Tuesday, traveling to New Britain, Connecticut to
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 14 hours ago
soccer team takes to the road Tuesday, traveling to New Britain, Connecticut to take on the Central Connecticut State. The University of Massachusetts (4-2-1) has been dominant on its home field this year, winning four games and drawing in the... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
SPIRE changes to include more gender and sexual orientation options For the first time, students at the University of Massachusetts have the opti
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 14 hours ago
For the first time, students at the University of Massachusetts have the option to include their gender and sexual orientation on SPIRE. Not only are students able to indicate... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Streaking UMass men’s soccer stares down final non-conference teamnow sit at 4-2-1, a far better start than last year’s 0-5-1 record through six
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 14 hours ago
now sit at 4-2-1, a far better start than last year’s 0-5-1 record through six games. “I think it’s a couple of things,” University of Massachusetts coach Fran O’Leary said. “We returned a lot of players, so they’ve been through it before. I... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Community and local goods mix at student farmer’s marketevery red and blue tent decorating Goodell Lawn was busy. Among the tents were
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 14 hours ago
every red and blue tent decorating Goodell Lawn was busy. Among the tents were The UMass Student Farm, UMass Permaculture, University of Massachusetts Hydro, UMass Freedom Cafe, SU Pop-up Thrift Shop, art by Abby Bonnanzio, jewelry by Renee... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Fifth annual Poetry Festival reading“A Quiet Passion.” A poetry reading was also held Friday night in Amherst Colle
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 14 hours ago
“A Quiet Passion.” A poetry reading was also held Friday night in Amherst College’s Bassett Planetarium. Poets Dara Wier, a University of Massachusetts professor, and Bianca Stone read their work under a projection of stars. With similar events at... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Why President Trump Should Support Single-Payer Healthcarefamilies and businesses. That's the chief finding of a new fiscal study by Gera
Op-Ed News / Posted 19 hours ago
families and businesses. That's the chief finding of a new fiscal study by Gerald Friedman, a professor of economics at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Prof. Friedman said the savings would come from slashing the administrative waste... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Trahan appears eager to follow in the footsteps of her former bossat Georgetown University, according to her fundraising page. She then began wor
Lowell Sun / Posted 23 hours ago
at Georgetown University, according to her fundraising page. She then began working for Meehan, now president of the University of Massachusetts system, when he represented the 5th Congressional District -- much of which is now in the 3rd... Read more
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MLive.com
Islamic Center of Saginaw welcomes new imam, invites public to open houseand infant daughter this summer to take the job. He's the former imam at the Is
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
and infant daughter this summer to take the job. He's the former imam at the Islamic Institute of Boston and a graduate of University of Massachusetts Boston, where he studied women's studies and economics. Eid said his first impressions of the... Read more
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Yale Daily News
WOMEN’S SOCCER: Yale sputters in winless weekendof matches this Friday and Sunday, drawing in double-overtime against Colorado
Yale Daily News / Posted yesterday
of matches this Friday and Sunday, drawing in double-overtime against Colorado College before suffering a shock loss to the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. With their Ivy League season debut against No. 20 Princeton (7–1–0, 0–0–0 Ivy) looming... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Thirty-three arrested, 18 hospitalized during first weekend of semester (Jessica Piccard / Daily Collegian) For many University of Massachusetts stu
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted yesterday
(Jessica Piccard / Daily Collegian) For many University of Massachusetts students, the semester is off to a raucous start, with 33 arrests made during the first weekend back at... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Peacemaker Najeeba Syeed discusses interfaith cooperation in a time of Islamaphobia Over 50 University of Massachusetts students and faculty members gathered at
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted yesterday
Over 50 University of Massachusetts students and faculty members gathered at the Old Chapel Thursday evening to hear a lecture by peacemaker Najeeba Syeed,... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Eduroam endangering our education If you’re a student at the University of Massachusetts like I am, you’re most
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted yesterday
If you’re a student at the University of Massachusetts like I am, you’re most likely familiar with Eduroam, the school’s infamous wi-fi network. We’ve all been there: you sit down to do some homework or submit an... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Being promiscuous helps me cope and there’s nothing wrong with thatneed to stop drinking vodka straight from the long-necked bottle. I wasn’t muc
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted yesterday
need to stop drinking vodka straight from the long-necked bottle. I wasn’t much of a partier before I came here, to the University of Massachusetts—“The Zoo” as we know it. During high school, when I got drunk, I did it alone. When I kissed a... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
UMass hosts lecture on the meaning of the word ‘genocide’ (Katherine Mayo / Daily Collegian) The University of Massachusetts held a le
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted yesterday
(Katherine Mayo / Daily Collegian) The University of Massachusetts held a lecture aiming to face the nation’s history of genocide and the treatment of Native Americans on Thursday. The... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
UMass field hockey wins weekend set over Davidson, UMLthe back post by Sarah Hawkshaw in the eighth minute, her sixth goal of the sea
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted yesterday
the back post by Sarah Hawkshaw in the eighth minute, her sixth goal of the season. That proved to be all the scoring the University of Massachusetts would need, as the defense held firm the rest of the game to shut out the River Hawks. “Lucy... Read more
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The Herald News
DA's office hosts free family fun day at UMass DartmouthRock” T-shirt, the name of their New Bedford company that was as popular as any
The Herald News / Posted yesterday
Rock” T-shirt, the name of their New Bedford company that was as popular as any event on this Sunday afternoon at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. Brian Rose, the former Boston Red Sox pitcher in the mid-1990s, working as a... Read more
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The Temple News
Quarterback run game develops in Todd Centeio’s debutFreshman quarterback Todd Centeio led the Owls’ offense for seven plays in Frid
The Temple News / Posted yesterday
Freshman quarterback Todd Centeio led the Owls’ offense for seven plays in Friday’s 29-21 win against the University of Massachusetts at Lincoln Financial Field. Redshirt-sophomore quarterback Logan Marchi scrambles during Temple’s 29-21 win against... Read more
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The Temple News
Quincy Roche breaks out in football’s win against UMassNEWS Early in Temple’s week of preparation for Friday’s game, Quincy Roche tol
The Temple News / Posted yesterday
NEWS Early in Temple’s week of preparation for Friday’s game, Quincy Roche told junior safety Delvon Randall that the University of Massachusetts’ offensive line wouldn’t be able to block him. Roche made eight tackles, four of which for loss,... Read more
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New Kerala
Kenneth Rainin Foundation Awards USD 3 Million for Innovative Inflammatory Bowel Disease Research Projects - newkerala news #272591San Francisco •Edward Nieuwenhuis, PhD, Utrecht Universiteit •Noah Palm, PhD,
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
San Francisco •Edward Nieuwenhuis, PhD, Utrecht Universiteit •Noah Palm, PhD, Yale University •Read Pukkila-Worley, MD, University of Massachusetts •George Rainger, PhD, University of Birmingham •Andrea Reboldi, PhD, University of... Read more
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The Temple News
D-line answers challenge to take over in win against UMasssacked redshirt-junior quarterback Andrew Ford nine times in its 29-21 win on F
The Temple News / Posted 3 days ago
sacked redshirt-junior quarterback Andrew Ford nine times in its 29-21 win on Friday at Lincoln Financial Field against the University of Massachusetts. Sophomore wide receiver Isaiah Wright tries to shake University of Massachusetts junior safety... Read more
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KERA North Texas
After Hurricane Katrina, Many People Found New Strengththe debris is cleared, the mental health impacts of disasters like hurricanes c
KERA North Texas / Posted 3 days ago
the debris is cleared, the mental health impacts of disasters like hurricanes can linger. Psychologist Jean Rhodes of the University of Massachusetts-Boston has spent more than a decade studying what happens to people years after a natural... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
No, don’t talk climate change during hurricanesare needed to help Harvey’s victims. Why? It gets back to motivated reasoning.
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
are needed to help Harvey’s victims. Why? It gets back to motivated reasoning. In a recent study, psychologists at the University of Massachusetts Amherst had subjects read two versions of an article about a famine caused by an extreme drought.... Read more
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Boston Globe
September 15, 2017via press release: “As Massachusetts prepares to begin sales of recreational ma
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
via press release: “As Massachusetts prepares to begin sales of recreational marijuana in 2018, researchers at the University of Massachusetts Amherst ... and staff at the state Department of Public Health (DPH), have begun a one-year... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
North Korea may copy Nazi Germany if total oil ban takes effectprice, but it's a far more attractive deal than going without oil altogether,"
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
price, but it's a far more attractive deal than going without oil altogether," Paul Musgrave, assistant professor at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, said by email. "It's the economics that usually make this process unfeasible." North... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Football, I just can't quit youpopular. “What is your favorite sport to watch?” asked a poll conducted in Aug
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
popular. “What is your favorite sport to watch?” asked a poll conducted in August by The Washington Post and the University of Massachusetts at Lowell. Thirty-seven percent of respondents said football. That was equal to the combined... Read more
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Yale Daily News
WOMEN’S SOCCER: Elis face final hurdle before Ivy seasonto California, the Yale women’s soccer team welcomes Colorado College to Reese
Yale Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
to California, the Yale women’s soccer team welcomes Colorado College to Reese Stadium before taking a brief journey to the University of Massachusetts. With No. 20 Princeton, the first contest of the Ivy League season, looming next weekend, these... Read more
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Boston Globe
Polls capture puplic opinion on football’s riskwhose brains were donated for study showed signs of chronic traumatic encephalo
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
whose brains were donated for study showed signs of chronic traumatic encephalopathy, a degenerative brain disease. The University of Massachusetts Lowell and The Washington Post have teamed up to use polling to capture public opinion in light... Read more
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The Daily Record
Rebecca Gibson, Erin Watley, Vanessa Flora-Nakoski, Dana Ferraris and Ting ZhangAt McDaniel, she is teaching the “Art of Programming” and network security. Zha
The Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
At McDaniel, she is teaching the “Art of Programming” and network security. Zhang received a doctorate from the University of Massachusetts. She earned a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Qingdao Technological University... Read more
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Op-Ed News
"The Occupation of the American Mind": Documentary Looks at Israel's PR War in the USthe United States. We air clips from the film and speak to Roger Waters and Sut
Op-Ed News / Posted 4 days ago
the United States. We air clips from the film and speak to Roger Waters and Sut Jhally, professor of communication at the University of Massachusetts and founder and executive director of the Media Education Foundation, which produced the... Read more
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Brown University Athletics
Waldman, Montgomery, Etzel Push Women’s Soccer Past UMass, 2half, junior goalkeeper Christine Etzel posted her first shutout of the year, a
Brown University Athletics / Posted 4 days ago
half, junior goalkeeper Christine Etzel posted her first shutout of the year, and Brown University women's soccer beat the University of Massachusetts, 2-0, on Thursday afternoon at Rudd Field. The Bears (5-2-0) netted goals in the 16th and 45th... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Poll reveals racial divide over whether college athletes should be paidcollege athletes be paid beyond their full scholarship? The results of an Augus
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
college athletes be paid beyond their full scholarship? The results of an August poll by the Washington Post and the University of Massachusetts Lowell show a racial divide in the answer to that question. When coaches are being paid... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Poll reveals racial divide over whether college athletes should be paidcollege athletes be paid beyond their full scholarship? The results of an Augus
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
college athletes be paid beyond their full scholarship? The results of an August poll by the Washington Post and the University of Massachusetts Lowell show a racial divide in the answer to that question. When coaches are being paid... Read more
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The Temple News
Facing Massachusetts in 2016 was 'absolute pain' for Collins at FloridaTemple will try to get its rushing offense going against a University of Massac
The Temple News / Posted 4 days ago
Temple will try to get its rushing offense going against a University of Massachusetts defense allowing 210 rushing yards per game. Junior safety Delvon Randall returns an interception in practice on Tuesday at Chodoff Field. | EVAN EASTERLING / THE... Read more
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ajc.com
Poll reveals racial divide over whether college athletes should be paidcollege athletes be paid beyond their full scholarship? The results of an Augus
ajc.com / Posted 4 days ago
college athletes be paid beyond their full scholarship? The results of an August poll by the Washington Post and the University of Massachusetts Lowell show a racial divide in the answer to that question. When coaches are being paid... Read more
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CBS News
Bernie Sanders' Medicare for All: How would it work?without denying anyone the right to essential care. Source: OECD Medical commu
CBS News / Posted 5 days ago
without denying anyone the right to essential care. Source: OECD Medical community split Friedman, who teaches at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst, has studied a number of single-payer proposals, including Sanders' plan a few years ago... Read more
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Salon.com
Bernie's healthcare solution has a major flaw, and it's an open invitation for criticswhich I’m [still] hoping, this confirms the two nastiest judgments of critics o
Salon.com / Posted 5 days ago
which I’m [still] hoping, this confirms the two nastiest judgments of critics of single-payer,” said Gerald Friedman, a University of Massachusetts economist and expert on financing nationwide universal healthcare coverage. “The liberals are... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Hearing held on state bill to indemnify UMass PD officersDaily Collegian) Bill H.958, which had a hearing in the Massachusetts State Le
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 5 days ago
Daily Collegian) Bill H.958, which had a hearing in the Massachusetts State Legislature Tuesday, would indemnify University of Massachusetts Police Department (UMPD) officers, so if officers are sued while doing their job, their employers... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
UMass Democrats hold their first meeting of the year (Judith Gibson-Okunieff/ Daily Collegian) The University of Massachusetts De
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 5 days ago
(Judith Gibson-Okunieff/ Daily Collegian) The University of Massachusetts Democrats kicked off their first meeting of the school year last night in room 163 of the Campus Center. Members of the... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Students and Faculty respond to DACA announcement5, United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will no longer ac
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 5 days ago
5, United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will no longer accept any renewal applications. At the University of Massachusetts Amherst, DACA’s rescission was met with anger and disappointment from many student and faculty... Read more
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The Scientist
Infection During Pregnancy Tied to Autism in Mouse Modelcell-inducing bacteria in their gut may be susceptible to this inflammation-ind
The Scientist / Posted 5 days ago
cell-inducing bacteria in their gut may be susceptible to this inflammation-induced condition,” coauthor Jun Huh of the University of Massachusetts Medical School says in a press release. In a second study also published in Nature today, Huh... Read more
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FOX News
Single-payer health care: What is it?plan would be about $1.38 trillion per year for the first 10 years, based on an
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
plan would be about $1.38 trillion per year for the first 10 years, based on an analysis conducted by an economist at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst. Has the U.S. tried to implement single-payer? A bill introduced by Rep. John Conyers,... Read more
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Brown University Athletics
Women’s Soccer Plays at UMass (Thu.), Hosts CCSU (Sun.) in Week FourPROVIDENCE, R.I. – Brown University women's soccer makes a brief detour to play
Brown University Athletics / Posted 6 days ago
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Brown University women's soccer makes a brief detour to play on the road at the University of Massachusetts on Thursday at 4:00 p.m. before returning home to Stevenson-Pincince Field to host Central Connecticut State University on... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Chemicals in shaving cream could be altering men’s sperm, study warns2017 - 12:46 pm Chemicals in shaving creams could be affecting men’s sperm, sc
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
2017 - 12:46 pm Chemicals in shaving creams could be affecting men’s sperm, scientists have warned. Researchers from the University of Massachusetts Amherst say that a group of chemicals known as phthalates, which are used as solvents (dissolving... Read more
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Yale Daily News
Q&A with women’s soccer’s Alyssa Fagel ’20women’s soccer team fell to No. 2 Stanford last weekend. As the Bulldogs look t
Yale Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
women’s soccer team fell to No. 2 Stanford last weekend. As the Bulldogs look toward games against Colorado College and the University of Massachusetts this weekend before their first Ivy contest against Princeton, goalkeeper Alyssa Fagel ’20 spoke... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Women’s cross country places second, men’s places fourth in Minuteman InvitationalInvitational in Amherst on September 9. Heather MacLean and Colleen Sands had t
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 6 days ago
Invitational in Amherst on September 9. Heather MacLean and Colleen Sands had the top two finishes overall, which lead the University of Massachusetts to a second-place finish. Samuel Conway and Erik Engstrom secured top 20 finishes for the... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
UMass football faces Temple Friday in crucial fourth gameat that. After squandering yet another opportunity to get in the win column Sa
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 6 days ago
at that. After squandering yet another opportunity to get in the win column Saturday in its 17-7 loss to Old Dominion, the University of Massachusetts (0-3) is just about out of time to flip its season around. Friday, the Minutemen travel to... Read more
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