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11/13/2008Minutemen hang with Salukis for 37 minutes, but fall short, 80-73.NewsWire
11/12/2008UMass opens season with 90-71 over Arkansas-Monticello.NewsWire
11/12/2008Anthony Gurley finally gets a shot.NewsWire
11/11/2008Derek Kellogg ready to lead UMass - Five questions facing the Minutemen.NewsWire
10/8/2008Details emerge about Coach Kellogg's contract.NewsWire
4/23/2008Derek Kellogg becomes 21st coach in Massachusetts men's basketball history. PictureNewsWire

I slacked with this page in between March 2007 and the start of the 2008-09 season. Game articles are always on the Scoreboard. Full player profiles are on the Roster. Check the Message Board for other news articles in the meantime.

3/8/2007St. Louis bursts the Minutemen's bubble, 74-71. PictureNewsWire
3/4/2007UMass earns share of A-10 title with win at Saint Joseph's, 71-67. PictureNewsWire
3/3/2007Ford thrives on big games.NewsWire
2/28/2007Minutemen serve La Salle a Senior Day beat down, 102-63. PictureNewsWire
2/28/2007Senior Day tribute articles on Pennie, Lasme, and Freeman on the La Salle game day page.NewsWire
2/27/2007Atlantic 10 Notes: Keep an eye on Hawks, Explorers. External linkNewsWire
2/25/2007UMass beats St. Louis in last-second thriller, 53-50. PictureNewsWire
2/24/2007Aptly named Life has his figured out. External linkNewsWire
2/22/2007UMass blows out St. Bonaventure, 83-44. PictureNewsWire
2/20/2007Atlantic 10 Notes: Postseason awards up for grabs. External linkNewsWire
2/20/2007UMass sharpens its focus. External linkNewsWire
2/19/2007UMass grabs big win at Dayton, 77-69. PictureNewsWire
2/16/2007UMass humbles Fordham in Bronx, 74-59.NewsWire
2/15/2007Only option for UM is automatic bid.NewsWire
2/14/2007Forbes, UMass nice fit. External linkNewsWire
2/12/2007Georgia big man Trey Lang gives UMass a verbal commitment. Reports from The Republican and The Gazette.Recruiting
2/12/2007Temple brings UMass back down to earth, 98-89. PictureNewsWire
2/9/2007UMass storms into first, defeats Rhody, 77-55. PictureNewsWire
2/8/2007From project to prospect - UMass's Lasme has come a long way.NewsWire
2/7/2007A polished product: UMass' Lasme rose from humble start to become a force in the A-10. PictureNewsWire
2/7/2007Combining forces: Shared journey bonds UMass big men. PictureNewsWire
2/7/2007Lo ready to fill void next season.Recruiting
2/6/2007Atlantic 10 Notebook: UMass earns votes in AP poll. External linkNewsWire
2/6/2007Lowe & Forbes lead UMass to win over Richmond, 72-56. PictureNewsWire
2/2/2007Bonner just biding his time.NewsWire
2/1/2007Nervously good times. External linkNewsWire
1/30/2007Atlantic 10 Notebook: A fresh change of clothes. External linkNewsWire
1/30/2007Getting the most of Life. External linkNewsWire
1/29/2007Lasme new king of block.NewsWire
1/29/2007UMass prevails in Charlotte, 66-61.NewsWire
1/26/2007UMass can't buy a foul try. External linkNewsWire
1/25/2007Rhody holds serve at home over UMass, 75-72. PictureNewsWire
1/22/2007Minutemen run past Duquesne, 101-87. PictureNewsWire
1/20/2007Minutemen may be without Lasme. External linkNewsWire
1/19/2007Minutemen can't close the gap at Xavier, 83-77. PictureNewsWire
1/17/2007Freeman CLASS award finalist. External linkNewsWire
1/17/2007Lowe raises UMass stock. External linkNewsWire
1/15/2007UMass buckles down and beats Temple, 88-77. PictureNewsWire
1/11/2007Lasme leads charge as UMass beats GW, 91-84. PictureNewsWire
1/11/2007Hoophall Classic has a UMass feel.NewsWire
1/10/2007Flint thriving, happy guiding the Dragons.Alumni
1/8/2007UMass making major progress. External linkNewsWire
1/6/2007Adversity time for Tiki Mayben.NewsWire
1/6/2007Minutemen open A-10 play on good note, win at La Salle, 79-71.NewsWire
1/6/2007A guide to Atlantic 10 hoop teams. External linkNewsWire
1/5/2007Playing mind games. External linkNewsWire
1/3/2007Miami shoots their way to a win in Amherst, UMass falls 72-71. PictureNewsWire
12/29/2006UMass stumbles to finish line against Yale, 78-69. PictureNewsWire
12/26/2006Sharing the point: Mayben, Lowe split time running Minutemen offense.NewsWire
12/26/2006Harris handles role. External linkNewsWire
12/23/2006UMass can't answer Kentucky, falls 82-68. PictureNewsWire
12/20/2006Matt Pennie: managing to play. External linkNewsWire
12/15/2006Long-time Mullins Center public address announcer Jack O'Neill passed away. Article and obituary from The Springfield Republican External linkNewsWire
12/14/2006Minutemen score a win at Louisville, 72-68. PictureNewsWire
12/10/2006UMass wakes up and puts away Central CT State, 79-66. Picture Video clipNewsWire
12/7/2006Minutemen escape from BU with a 56-54 win. PictureNewsWire
12/3/2006Not ready for primetime. UMass falters against BC, 84-73. PictureNewsWire
11/29/2006Minutemen roll on, 72-49 over Savannah State. PictureNewsWire
11/26/2006Lasme named A-10 Player Of Week.NewsWire
11/26/2006UMass takes care of Jacksonville State, 100-69. PictureNewsWire
11/23/2006The Lasme Show helps UMass put away St. Francis, 63-49.NewsWire
11/20/2006UMass gets back on track over Northeastern, 79-56.NewsWire
11/19/2006UMass can't contain #4 Pittsburgh, 85-68. PictureNewsWire
11/18/2006Minutemen win 65-56 over Oakland in day one of the Colonial Classic.NewsWire
11/15/2006UMass signs six to National Letters of Intent.Recruiting
11/15/2006Lowe ready for return.NewsWire
11/13/2006Minutemen open in style, with a 98-61 victory over Dartmouth. PictureNewsWire
11/12/2006Mayben named A-10 co-Rookie of the Week.NewsWire
11/11/2006LOI expected from Senegal big man Papa Ousmane Lo.Recruiting
11/11/2006Freeman's work ethic beats the odds.NewsWire
11/11/2006Transfers of power: New-look UMass a rising force.NewsWire
11/10/2006Springfield's Trevon Wilcher reportedly signs LOI with UMass. External linkRecruiting
11/10/2006Great expectations: Minutemen face challenge of high optimism. PictureNewsWire
11/10/2006Various updates from the Gazette: LOI silence, BC time change, Bonner's sky hook.NewsWire
11/10/2006Barbee ready to guide UTEP.Alumni
11/9/2006The Daily Collegian's season previews:
UMass embarks on the highly anticipated 2006 season
Player-by-player breakdown
Given, not earned - Minutemen try to stay grounded in face of early praise
One more time - Freeman prepares for final season
Stronger than ever - Dante Milligan enters 2006 with renewed focus
Ford aims high with tough non-conference schedule
11/9/2006Freeman content to score less. PictureNewsWire
11/9/2006UMass mum on hoop recruits. External linkRecruiting
11/9/2006Experienced Minutemen aim to recapture spotlight.NewsWire
11/9/2006The road less traveled: Tiki Mayben’s arrival at UMass not your typical journey.NewsWire
11/7/2006Don't bask yet. External linkNewsWire
11/5/2006UMass defeats Bridgeport,88-61, in exhibition play. PictureNewsWire
11/3/2006Excitement is in the air. External linkNewsWire
11/3/2006Thomas back on track as season nears.NewsWire
11/2/2006Brower out longer than expected.NewsWire
10/30/2006Weaknesses exposed in scrimmage against Albany.NewsWire
10/29/2006Moving Minutemen. External linkNewsWire
10/28/2006After year off, Mayben now in spotlight. PictureNewsWire
10/27/2006To press, or not to press? External linkNewsWire
10/26/2006Brower (ankle) doubtful for exhibition.NewsWire
10/25/2006Minutemen picked to finish second in Atlantic 10.NewsWire
10/23/2006Coach Ford chat recap.NewsWire
10/20/2006Ford silent on probable starting lineup.NewsWire
10/19/2006Earning praise: Forbes gets the chance to prove hype was justified. PictureNewsWire
10/17/2006Freeman out to make NCAAs. External linkNewsWire
10/17/2006Where are they now? Bruiser Flint: The Drexel men's basketball coach started anew in 2001 after 12 years in AmherstAlumni
10/15/2006Bonner looks to stand real tall. External linkNewsWire
10/14/2006Coverage of Midnight Madness 2006. PictureNewsWire
10/14/2006UMass has experience.NewsWire
10/13/2006Harris still learning Ford's system as Madness begins.NewsWire
10/11/2006Travis Ford holds an early morning audition for a walk-on spot. External linkNewsWire
10/11/2006Chris Lowe and Nana Ampim arrested and charged with disorderly conduct.NewsWire
10/10/2006Minutemen get two more commitments from Andy Buchert and Max Groebe.Recruiting
10/8/2006Brower looks forward to Midnight Madness. External linkNewsWire
10/7/2006Matt Glass joins the UMass freshmen class of 2007-08.Recruiting
9/22/2006Lawrence Carrier forced to call it quits after fourth knee surgery.NewsWire
9/15/2006Profile of administrative assistant Austin Newton. External linkNewsWire
9/8/2006The UMass Minutemen take care of business ... on Paradise Island.NewsWire
8/28/2006The 2006-07 schedule is complete.NewsWire
8/25/2006Optimism growing as Minutemen return.NewsWire
8/25/2006Forbes has star quality. External linkNewsWire
8/23/2006Bahamian all-star team can't slow down UMass, 138-86.NewsWire
8/22/2006Minutemen keep the offense in triple digits with 103-42 win over the Giants.NewsWire
8/22/2006Some of the Minutemen take time out for Q&As from The Bahamas.NewsWire
8/21/2006UMass launches over the Rockets, 126-59.NewsWire
8/20/2006Bahamas extras: snorkeling trip photo gallery 1, gallery 2, and video clips. Picture VideoNewsWire
8/19/2006The Crimestoppers can't put the cuffs on UMass, losing 135-77. Picture VideoNewsWire
8/18/2006UMass opens play in The Bahamas with 128-59 blowout win over the Explorers. Picture VideoNewsWire
8/18/2006UMass may go with two at the point. External linkNewsWire
8/18/2006Matt Hill gives verbal commitment to UMass.Recruiting
8/17/2006Injured Carrier to miss Bahamas.NewsWire
8/16/2006Minutemen gear up for The Bahamas with summer practice.NewsWire
8/15/2006Former Minuteman Tony Barbee gets the head coaching job at UTEP. PictureAlumni
8/12/2006Minutemen have players for up-tempo style.NewsWire
8/8/2006Mayben back on the court. PictureNewsWire
8/7/2006Ford says, 'Enjoy'. External linkNewsWire
8/5/2006Jacksonville (AL) State added as the last game to the 2006-07 non-conference schedule.NewsWire
7/26/2006Dates set for The Bahamas trip.NewsWire
7/22/2006The non-conference schedule is released for 2006-07.NewsWire
7/20/2006Springfield forward Trevon Wilcher gives a verbal commitment.Recruiting
7/12/2006Joey Rodriguez changes mind, backs out of verbal commitment.Recruiting
7/9/2006Kentucky and Louisville games are reported again.NewsWire
7/6/2006Scheduling & roster news from The Daily Hampshire Gazette.NewsWire
6/14/2006UMass to take pre-season training trip to The Bahamas.NewsWire
5/31/2006New Hampshire native Luke Bonner to transfer to UMass.NewsWire
5/11/2006The Springfield Republican gives an update on 2007-08 incomers Marcus Matthews and Joey Rodriguez. External linkRecruiting
4/27/2006With Louisville already on the slate, UMass looks to add Kentucky.NewsWire
4/23/2006Starting over just the ticket for Tiki Mayben. External linkNewsWire
4/13/2006Ricky Harris signs with Minutemen. PictureRecruiting

2005-06 Season
4/7/2006UMass holds Men's Basketball Banquet.NewsWire
3/25/2006Ford looks to increase offense.NewsWire
3/15/2006UMass eyes trip overseas.NewsWire
3/10/2006Looking ahead to next year.NewsWire
3/10/2006UMass, Ford look to future. External linkNewsWire
3/9/2006Xavier takes the more important end of the rematch, defeats UMass 75-66. PictureNewsWire
3/7/2006Stephane Lasme arrested for disorderly conduct and resisting arrest after allegedly being slapped in face.NewsWire
3/7/2006Lasme, Freeman, Lowe earn Atlantic 10 awards.NewsWire
3/6/2006UMass gives Viggiano a good send-off, 65-56 over Xavier. PictureNewsWire
3/5/2006UConn series officially over. External linkNewsWire
3/2/2006UMass defenseless in loss at Richmond, 81-66. PictureNewsWire
2/27/2006Big men UMass' key. External linkNewsWire
2/27/2006Lasme: UMass building block.NewsWire
2/26/2006Rashaun Freeman shares A-10's Player of the Week honor. External linkNewsWire
2/26/2006UMass holds down Dayton, 66-47. Includes coverage from the dedication of Leaman Court. PictureNewsWire
2/23/2006Charlotte escapes with 72-71 victory over UMass. PictureNewsWire
2/20/2006UMass gets road win at St. Bonaventure, 72-64.NewsWire
2/16/2006UMass takes #7 GW to wire but falls at the end, 69-66. PictureNewsWire
2/13/2006Minutemen continue with road woes, fall at Florida State 73-63. PictureNewsWire
2/12/2006Bowers still enrolled at UMass, but plans a transfer during the summer.NewsWire
2/9/2006Setback in Amherst: La Salle downs UMass 65-44. PictureNewsWire
2/8/2006Life heats up for UMass.NewsWire
2/6/2006UMass holds off Rhody in a foul-fest, 63-61. PictureNewsWire
2/3/2006Minutemen focus on home repairs. External linkNewsWire
2/2/2006Payback. Temple destroys UMass, 76-47. PictureNewsWire
2/1/2006Maurice Maxwell leaves UMass.NewsWire
1/31/2006Stephane Lasme making the leap.NewsWire
1/30/2006Minutemen keep struggling on road, fall at La Salle, 68-61.NewsWire
1/30/2006Baltimore guard Ricky Harris also gives Minutemen a verbal commitment.Recruiting
1/29/2006Stephane Lasme - Out of Africa. External linkNewsWire
1/26/2006Florida point guard Joey Rodriguez gives UMass a verbal commitment for 2007-08.Recruiting
1/26/2006James Life and assistant coach Tim Maloney recall past at Mariner HS. External linkNewsWire
1/26/2006Rhody downs UMass on late three-pointer, 58-55. PictureNewsWire
1/25/2006Pennie role plays for UMass.NewsWire
1/24/2006UMass responds after loss. External linkNewsWire
1/23/2006UMass' Lowe making point. External linkNewsWire
1/23/2006UMass destroys Temple, 60-34. PictureNewsWire
1/22/2006Chris Lowe wins second A-10 Rookie of the Week honor. External linkNewsWire
1/19/2006UMass holds serve at home, defeats Fordham 74-61. PictureNewsWire
1/16/2006UMass drops a close one at St. Louis, 50-48. PictureNewsWire
1/13/2006UMass protects their house, 68-58 over Saint Joseph's. PictureNewsWire
1/11/2006Fine print in NCAA transfer rules changes Bowers' mind, won't transfer to Drexel.NewsWire
1/10/2006Life's evolution. External linkNewsWire
1/9/2006UMass wins big at Duquesne, 82-63. PictureNewsWire
1/7/2006Maurice Maxwell suspended indefinitely, for academic reasons.NewsWire
1/6/2006Mayben A Steal For Minutemen.NewsWire
1/6/2006A-10 opens season play. External linkNewsWire
1/6/2006Point guard, anyone? External linkNewsWire
1/4/2006Art Bowers to transfer to Drexel and play for Bruiser Flint.NewsWire
1/4/2006Boston College (#11) easily handles UMass, 91-62. PictureNewsWire
1/3/2006Player postcards and a recap from the Panasonic Holiday Festival.NewsWire
1/1/2006Stephane Lasme named A-10 Player of the Week. External linkNewsWire
12/29/2005UMass falls short against St. John's, 51-49. PictureNewsWire
12/28/2005UMass throws a block party at MSG, beats St. Peter's 66-49. PictureNewsWire
12/25/2005Chris Lowe named Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week.NewsWire
12/24/2005Minutemen give Coach Ford an early holiday gift with 78-69 win over Siena. PictureNewsWire
12/21/2005Dante Milligan ready to join Minutemen. PictureNewsWire
12/14/2005The Collegian previews the Minutemen's winter session schedule.NewsWire
12/14/2005UMass catches a break. External linkNewsWire
12/13/2005UMass bowls over BU, 64-45. PictureNewsWire
12/13/2005Mullins Center floor to be named Jack Leaman Court.NewsWire
12/09/2005#3 UConn too much for UMass, 78-60. PictureNewsWire
12/09/2005UConn series nears end.NewsWire
12/06/2005Lowe breaking onto the scene.NewsWire
12/01/2005UMass gets back to work.NewsWire
11/29/2005UMass wins big over Savannah State, 93-57.NewsWire
11/28/2005Art Bowers to transfer out of UMass. PictureNewsWire
11/26/2005UMass can't catch up to UAB, 86-77. PictureNewsWire
11/26/2005Hoopville sits down with Travis Ford.NewsWire
11/24/2005Remembering the magical Final Four season, Players and coaches reflect 10 years later. PictureNewsWire
11/24/2005Lasme's star keeps rising. External linkNewsWire
11/23/2005Davidson comes back against UMass, 66-63. PictureNewsWire
11/22/2005Bowers aiming higher. External linkNewsWire
11/21/2005Trip special to UAB. External linkNewsWire
11/21/2005Ford and Minutemen off to rolling start, 67-62 over Hartford. PictureNewsWire
11/20/2005Be up to the minutes. External linkNewsWire
11/18/2005Incentives may boost Ford's pay to over $600,000.NewsWire
11/18/2005The Collegian previews the 2005-06 Minutemen.NewsWire
11/18/2005Getting to the point.NewsWire
11/17/2005UConn series nears end.NewsWire
11/17/2005Ford loves to run.NewsWire
11/17/2005Bring back the Cage.NewsWire
11/17/2005UMass mixing it up. External linkNewsWire
11/16/2005On the sideline, UMass quartet stays active.NewsWire
11/16/2005Rusty Brandon Thomas looks to shine. External linkNewsWire
11/15/2005Ex-player appreciates Ford's style.NewsWire
11/15/2005Minutemen face two top-15 nonconference foes. External linkNewsWire
11/13/2005UMass likes potential. External linkNewsWire
11/12/2005This Ford puts pedal to the metal.NewsWire
11/12/2005Maxwell likely starter at point guard.NewsWire
11/11/2005The Ford era gears up with 96-55 win over Dowling. PictureNewsWire
11/11/2005Driven to pick up pace.NewsWire
11/7/2005Ford likes scrimmage.NewsWire
11/4/2005Minutemen picked 7th among 14 teams in new Atlantic 10. Freeman picked to pre-season first team, Lowe to rookie team. PictureNewsWire
11/3/2005Point unclear for Minutemen. External linkNewsWire
10/31/2005Minutemen get to work in intrasquad scrimmage.NewsWire
10/20/2005Lowe happy at UMass.NewsWire
10/19/2005Brooklyn guard Marcus Matthews gives UMass a verbal commitment for 2007-08.Recruiting
10/17/2005Midnight Madness coverage. PictureNewsWire
10/11/2005Ford learns from a master.NewsWire
9/27/2005Student's life for Mayben.NewsWire
9/24/2005Thomas happy to find a team.NewsWire
9/20/2005UMass finishes 2005-06 schedule.NewsWire
9/15/2005Swingman Gary Forbes Transfers To UMass From Virginia.NewsWire
8/9/2005Salovski Leaves UMass, Basketball Program.NewsWire
7/26/2005Olivier Lamoureux leaves the team, while Etienne Brower transfers in from BU.NewsWire
5/3/2005Swingman Brandon Thomas joins UMass basketball program.NewsWire
4/21/2005UMass gets Florida JC shooting star James Life.NewsWire
4/20/2005Ford finding his groove in Amherst.NewsWire
4/14/2005Ford announces his coaching staff. External linkNewsWire
4/13/2005New York point guard Chris Lowe to join Minutemen.NewsWire
3/26/2005Travis Ford named new men's basketball head coach. Picture AudioNewsWire

2004-05 Season
4/13/2005Freeman Claims Top Awards At Basketball Banquet.NewsWire
3/16/2005Craig Austrie also looks elsewhere.Recruiting
3/16/2005Speculation begins about possible head coach candidates.NewsWire
3/16/2005Coach Steve Lappas fired. PictureNewsWire
3/14/2005NIT does not call, Lappas on thin ice.NewsWire
3/9/2005UMass loses to La Salle, 70-64 in overtime. PictureNewsWire
3/9/2005Lasme Adept At Transition Game.NewsWire
3/9/2005Rashaun Freeman named to Atlantic 10 First Team. PictureNewsWire
3/7/2005Hey, how about the players? External linkNewsWire
3/5/2005UMass holds off Duquesne, 69-65. PictureNewsWire
3/1/2005Minutemen fall at Dayton on a late foul call, 53-52. PictureNewsWire
2/26/2005No Chaney, no problem. Temple beats UMass 61-48. PictureNewsWire
2/24/2005Minutemen hold off Rhode Island 70-64 for season's 5th OT victory. Picture Video clipNewsWire
2/19/2005UMass needs OT, but puts down La Salle, 69-66.NewsWire
2/15/2005Minutemen notch a solid win over Florida State, 78-68. PictureNewsWire
2/12/2005Fordham prevails over UMass, 63-56. Picture Video clipNewsWire
2/9/2005UMass tops Rhode Island in defensive struggle, 49-44. PictureNewsWire
2/5/2005UMass cruises to victory, 74-58, over Bonnies. PictureNewsWire
2/5/2005Maxwell provides relief. External linkNewsWire
2/4/2005Anxious times for Lappas. External linkNewsWire
2/1/2005Dante Milligan transfers to UMass. PictureNewsWire
1/31/2005Fan base needs a reality check.NewsWire
1/29/2005UMass falls to Richmond, 67-63. PictureNewsWire
1/28/2005Minutemen need more home support. PictureNewsWire
1/26/2005UMass needs 2 overtimes, but escapes from Olean, 82-78.NewsWire
1/25/2005Brennan Martin declared academically ineligible. PictureNewsWire
1/23/2005Saint Joe's humbles UMass, 73-54. PictureNewsWire
1/21/2005UMass adjusts to Viggiano's absence. External linkNewsWire
1/19/2005UMass keeps it going with win over Fordham, 76-63. PictureNewsWire
1/15/2005UMass knocks off another Top 25 team, defeats George Washington in OT, 76-74. Audio PictureNewsWire
1/12/2005UMass can't find first road win, fall at Saint Joseph's, 59-52. PictureNewsWire
1/8/2005UMass defeats Xavier in triple-overtime thriller, 90-86. PictureNewsWire
1/5/2005Temple lulls Minutemen to sleep, 61-49. PictureNewsWire
1/2/2005Minutemen off to sluggish start in 2005, fall to Boston College 67-48. PictureNewsWire
1/2/2005Rashaun Freeman named A-10 Co-Player of the Week. External linkNewsWire
12/29/2004Bowers banks in a UMass win, 67-65 over BU. PictureNewsWire
12/23/2004UMass rides into Christmas break at 5-3. Minutemen defeat Rider, 73-63. PictureNewsWire
12/20/2004Anthony Anderson suspended three games for drug test failure.NewsWire
12/19/2004UMass hangs on to defeat Davidson, 70-67. PictureNewsWire
12/16/2004Shot-blocker Stephane Lasme rejects label. External linkNewsWire
12/13/2004Miami brings UMass back down to earth, 80-53. PictureNewsWire
12/12/2005Rashaun Freeman named A-10 Co-Player of the Week. External linkNewsWire
12/11/2004Reversed the Curse! UMass defeats #7 UConn 61-59. PictureNewsWire
12/5/2004Minutemen stumble in Seattle, 68-57. PictureNewsWire
12/3/2004Rossi just happy to be part of team. External linkNewsWire
12/2/2004Northeastern runs past UMass, 84-68. PictureNewsWire
11/30/2004Where's the Madness?NewsWire
11/29/2004Minutemen too much for Yale, 70-56. PictureNewsWire
11/28/2004UMass basketball alumni return to Springfield for Tip-Off Classic.Alumni
11/24/2004UMass beats pesky Birmingham-Southern for season opening win, 64-60. PictureNewsWire
11/22/2004It's now or never: Minutemen on hot seat.NewsWire
11/14/2004UMass tops Concordia 73-64 in exhibition tune-up. PictureNewsWire
11/12/2004Craig Austrie will not sign early letter.Recruiting
10/27/2004Postseason key in new Lappas contract.NewsWire
9/9/2004UConn, Gonzaga, Florida State highlight the 2004-05 schedule.NewsWire
3/16/2004Coach Lappas retained for 2004-05 season.NewsWire

I slacked with this page since the end of the 2002-03 season. Game articles are always on the Scoreboard. Check the Message Board for other news articles in the meantime.

5/8/2003New mascot ideas - poll results & comments.NewsWire
4/26/2003Assistant Coach Chris Walker leaves program. PictureNewsWire
4/13/2003Jackie Rogers Earns Team MVP Honor.NewsWire
4/11/2003Ask the Coach - April 2003.NewsWire
3/11/2003GW puts UMass out of their misery, out of A-10 Tournament, 85-74. PictureNewsWire
3/9/2003UMass upset bounces away, Saint Joseph's wins 52-49. PictureNewsWire
3/5/2003St. Bonaventure packs it in, forfeits game with Minutemen.NewsWire
3/3/2003Minutemen stumble at Rhode Island, 65-58. PictureNewsWire
2/27/2003So much for the three-game win streak. Temple smacks UMass, 88-46. PictureNewsWire
2/23/2003UMass beats up on Duquesne, 70-55. PictureNewsWire
2/23/2003Raheim Lamb leaves team temporarily. External linkNewsWire
2/17/2003UMass storms back in second half at St. Bonaventure, 82-76.NewsWire
2/13/2003Surprise surprise! UMass over Richmond in a squeaker, 54-53. PictureNewsWire
2/12/2003Freshman Alassane Kouyate taken to hospital.NewsWire
2/11/2003Lappas tells seniors to shape up.NewsWire
2/10/2003UMass throws it away against Temple, 61-50. PictureNewsWire
2/6/2003Vols stomp all over UMass, 71-45. PictureNewsWire
2/1/2003UMass puts Fordham away, 76-66. PictureNewsWire
1/29/2003Dayton struts their stuff over UMass, 83-55.NewsWire
1/27/2003UMass scraps to a win at George Washington, 75-70.NewsWire
1/22/2003Minutemen can't break cold streak, fall to La Salle 78-57.NewsWire
1/20/2003UMass not enough for Xavier, 86-73. PictureNewsWire
1/20/2003Stephen Briggs reinstated to Minutemen. PictureNewsWire
1/18/2003Michael Lasme delays surgery for injured wrist.NewsWire
1/17/2003UMass lets it slip away to Rhode Island, 60-53. PictureNewsWire
1/12/2003Blowout on Hawk Hill: Saint Joseph's 76 - UMass 47.NewsWire
1/12/2003Stephen Briggs reinstated to Minutemen.NewsWire
1/10/2003Minutemen send Columbia packing, 66-47. PictureNewsWire
1/7/2003Kyle Wilson decides to transfer. Picture Video clipNewsWire
1/7/2003Minutemen defenseless against Fordham, 80-67. PictureNewsWire
1/5/2002Anderson overcame adversity. External linkNewsWire
1/3/2003Minutemen take down NC State, 68-56. PictureNewsWire
12/29/2002UMass does their own thundering over the Herd, 81-58. Picture Video clipNewsWire
12/23/2002Minutemen wake up and dismiss Rider, 76-54. PictureNewsWire
12/22/2002UMass caught off-guard. Lafayette surprises Minutemen 54-52. Picture Video clipNewsWire
12/18/2002UMass goes back to basic training.NewsWire
12/15/2002Anthony Anderson carries Minutemen to victoryover Florida Int'l, 67-62. Picture Video clipNewsWire
12/11/2002UMass wins a battle, loses the war. #9 Huskies wake up and win 59-48. PictureNewsWire
12/9/2002Eagles second half run closes out UMass, final 80-62. Picture Video clipNewsWire
12/5/2002Lappas keeps Wilson on bench. PictureNewsWire
12/3/2002UMass sleepwalks to setback, Central CT wins 46-45. Picture Video clipNewsWire
11/30/2002The good, bad and ugly in Maui.NewsWire
11/29/2002Early vision comes true.NewsWire
11/27/2002UMass ends on a good note, dismisses Chaminade, 69-55. Picture Video clipNewsWire
11/26/2002Too much cold, not enough hot. UMass falls to Utah, 69-53. Picture Video clipNewsWire
11/25/2002Minutemen not enough for Indiana, 84-71. PictureNewsWire
10/11/2002Coach Lappas dismisses freshman Stephen Briggs.NewsWire
8/29/2002UMass Opens Maui Invitational Against Indiana.NewsWire
8/29/20022002-03 season preview from UMass Athletics. External linkNewsWire
3/26/2002Willie Jenkins follows Pugh out the UMass door. Picture Video clipNewsWire
3/24/2002The Daily Hampshire Gazette's review of incoming recruits Lasme, Kouyate and Briggs.Recruiting
3/22/2002Minutemen get verbal from Jeff Viggiano.Recruiting
3/20/2002UMass targets recruits.Recruiting
3/20/2002Crooks Leaves UMass After Sucessfull Career. PictureNewsWire
3/11/2002Quality may not make cut. External linkNewsWire
3/10/2002UMass hopes to keep moving. External linkNewsWire
3/9/2002Lappas optimistic about future.NewsWire
3/8/2002Minutemen take Xavier to OT, but fall 65-59. PictureNewsWire
3/8/2002Xavier previews.NewsWire
3/8/2002UMass holds off GW, 73-62. PictureNewsWire
3/6/2002Gym Dandy: a columnist's trip to Amherst.NewsWire
3/6/2002GW previews.NewsWire
3/6/2002Crooks is able to change his tune. PictureNewsWire
3/6/2002Anthony Anderson wins Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Year award. PictureNewsWire
3/4/2002Minutemen fall flat after the half, Xavier prevails, 72-52. PictureNewsWire
3/2/2002Xavier previews.NewsWire
3/2/2002Jameel Pugh leaves team, will transfer. Picture Video clipNewsWire
2/28/2002Seniors end on good note, UMass defeats Rhode Island, 79-69. PictureNewsWire
2/28/2002Rhode Island previews.NewsWire
2/28/2002UMass puts down Fordham, 67-54. PictureNewsWire
2/23/2002Fordham previews.NewsWire
2/21/2002UMass crumbles in the end, falls at Saint Joe's 72-67. PictureNewsWire
2/19/2002Saint Joseph's previews.NewsWire
2/19/2002Drexel full of surprises.Alumni
2/19/2002Crooks stays positive. External linkNewsWire
2/19/2002Temple holds UMass down, 64-47. PictureNewsWire
2/18/2002Brand must salvage his potential. PictureNewsWire
2/17/2002Pictures Picture and video Video clip added to the St. Bonnie game page.NewsWire
2/16/2002Temple previews.NewsWire
2/16/2001Gabriel Lee waits for his chance with UMass.NewsWire
2/15/2002UMass falls short in defensive battle with St. Bonaventure, 60-56. PictureNewsWire
2/15/2002St. Bonaventure previews.NewsWire
2/11/2002Minutemen get back on track, down La Salle 62-47. Picture Video clipNewsWire
2/9/2002La Salle previews.NewsWire
2/8/2002Minutemen disintegrate against Duquesne, 78-69.NewsWire
2/7/2002Doctor of Fillosophy in hoops. PictureAlumni
2/6/2002Duquesne previews.NewsWire
2/4/2002Rhody humbles Minutemen, 70-59. Picture Video clipNewsWire
2/2/2002Rhode Island previews.NewsWire
2/2/2001Micah Brand may sit for a while with injured ankle.NewsWire
1/30/2002Calipari and Pitino square off in Conference USA.Alumni
1/30/2002Dayton handles UMass easily, 83-68. PictureNewsWire
1/29/2002Dayton previews.NewsWire
1/28/2002Winning attitude returns for Minutemen. External linkNewsWire
1/28/2002Not this time! Minutemen win in Olean, down St. Bonaventure 67-65. PictureNewsWire
1/26/2002St. Bonaventure previews.NewsWire
1/26/2002Flint thrilled to be in Philadelphia.Alumni
1/26/2002Minutemen, Rhymer have reasons to smile. External linkNewsWire
1/24/2002Minutemen hold down GW, 73-60. Picture Video clipNewsWire
1/24/2002Rashaun Freeman will have to sit out. External linkRecruiting
1/24/2002GW previews.NewsWire
1/21/20023-point shots key for UMass. External linkNewsWire
1/21/2002UMass holds down Temple, 63-53, with three-point barrage. Picture Video clipNewsWire
1/20/2002Temple previews.NewsWire
1/20/2002Anderson implored to shoot. External linkNewsWire
1/17/2002Slide continues: UMass falls to Richmond, 63-54. PictureNewsWire
1/16/2002Richmond previews.NewsWire
1/16/2002No secret: Flint at home at Drexel.Alumni
1/15/2002UMass aide Theokas rare court case. PictureNewsWire
1/14/2002Lappas continues to search for solutions. External linkNewsWire
1/14/2002Offense clicks, defense lapses. Fordham runs by UMass, 95-86. Picture Video clipNewsWire
1/14/2002Focus remains on this season. External linkNewsWire
1/13/2002Fordham previews.NewsWire
1/10/2002Buckeyes hold off Minutemen, 70-62. Picture Video clipNewsWire
1/9/2002Ohio State previews.NewsWire
1/8/2002Lappas promises changes. External linkNewsWire
1/8/2002Cold start to 2002: UMass falls to Saint Joseph's, 63-38. Picture Video clipNewsWire
1/5/2002Saint Joseph's previews.NewsWire
1/4/2002UMass can look to Crooks. External linkNewsWire
12/31/2001Herd thunders past Minutemen, 81-66. PictureNewsWire
12/30/2001Marshall previews.NewsWire
12/28/2001UM assistant Leonard plots opponents’ strategy, tendencies. PictureNewsWire
12/28/2001Walk-on adjusts to role. External linkNewsWire
12/24/2001UMass sends Maine packing, 78-60. PictureNewsWire
12/23/2001Maine previews.NewsWire
12/23/2001Lappas, UMass start anew: Coach can't escape from past glory in Amherst, so he'll gladly take task of restoring it.NewsWire
12/20/2001Kouyate shows high potential. External linkRecruiting
12/20/2001Steve Lappas Atlantic 10 Teleconference recap.NewsWire
12/20/2001Rhymer wins A-10 Player of the Week award.NewsWire
12/20/2001Minutemen get back on winning track, 64-49 over Central Connecticut. Picture Video clipNewsWire
12/15/2001Central CT State previews.NewsWire
12/12/2001Hex continues: UMass falls to UConn, 69-59. Picture Video clipNewsWire
12/11/2001UConn previews.NewsWire
12/11/2001Lappas Takes Roots To UMass.NewsWire
12/10/2001Time runs out on UMass comeback, BC prevails 80-78. Picture Video clipNewsWire
12/8/2001Boston College previews.NewsWire
12/8/2001UMass boasts pillars in post.NewsWire
12/5/2001Holy Cross deals UMass a big setback, 67-56. PictureNewsWire
12/2/2001Skinner a cool alternative to Pitino's fire.Alumni
12/2/2001UMass keeps it going: Minutemen down NC State in Raleigh, 69-62. Picture Video clipNewsWire
12/2/2001More pictures added to Oregon game recap page today.NewsWire
11/29/2001Proving with victory.NewsWire
11/29/2001Players saw win coming. External linkNewsWire
11/28/2001Minutemen ground the Ducks, 62-58. Picture Video clipNewsWire
11/28/2001Jackie Rogers to redshirt.NewsWire
11/28/2001Oregon previews.NewsWire
11/26/2001UMass deserves turnout. External linkNewsWire
11/26/2001Minutemen keep Red Foxes at bay, UMass over Marist, 66-59. Picture Video clipNewsWire
11/25/2001New, new era off to good start.NewsWire
11/24/2001Marist previews.NewsWire
11/23/2001Freeman and Kouyate sign up with UMass.Recruiting
11/23/2001Guards are learning. External linkNewsWire
11/23/2001Player Profile: Anthony Anderson.NewsWire
11/23/2001Player Profile: Brennan Martin.NewsWire
11/23/2001Player Profile: Eric Williams.NewsWire
11/23/2001Player Profile: Dwayne Killings.NewsWire
11/23/2001Player Profile: Ronell Blizzard.NewsWire
11/23/2001Player Profile: Willie Jenkins.NewsWire
11/23/2001Lappas thinking big.NewsWire
11/23/2001Jenkins is happy he stayed. External linkNewsWire
11/23/2001Anthony Anderson wins Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week.NewsWire
11/23/2001Lappas gets off on right track, Minutemen down UALR, 66-60. Picture Video clipNewsWire
11/17/2001UMass on the move: Lappas launches motion offense.NewsWire
11/17/2001UALR previews.NewsWire
11/17/2001Briggs & Lasme sign LOIs with UMass.Recruiting
11/17/2001Non-league foes a mixed bag.NewsWire
11/17/2001Minutemen open up practice at Springfield CC. External linkNewsWire
11/14/2001Crooks listens, learns, leads. PictureNewsWire
11/14/2001Minutemen hold off charge from EA Sports All-Stars, 76-67. PictureNewsWire
11/14/2001EA Sports All-Stars previews.NewsWire
11/11/2001Birthday debut for Anderson. External linkNewsWire
11/11/2001Lappas relies on good motion.NewsWire
11/11/2001Looking to move forward. External linkNewsWire
11/11/2001UMass questions answered.NewsWire
11/11/2001Reports from Atlantic 10 Media Day.NewsWire
11/11/2001Lappas: From Daddy Mass to UMass.NewsWire
11/5/2001Motion offense runs up the score, 94-50 over BABC All-Stars. Picture Video clipNewsWire
11/4/2001BABC All-Stars previews.NewsWire
11/4/2001Q&A: Lappas likes starting over. External linkNewsWire
11/3/2001Anderson suspended for first exhibition game.NewsWire
11/3/2001Lappas' wife supports move. External linkNewsWire
11/3/2001Recap of Lappas chat on ESPN.com.NewsWire
11/3/2001Learning game for Rhymer. External linkNewsWire
11/3/2001Lappas announces lineup.NewsWire
11/3/2001Lappas inspires loyalty. External linkNewsWire
11/3/2001Lappas cautiously optimistic.NewsWire
11/3/2001Rogers ready to go in motion. External linkNewsWire
11/3/2001Point taken at UMass. External linkNewsWire
11/3/2001Grant casts large shadow on campus. PictureRecruiting
11/3/2001Rhymer expands game.NewsWire
11/3/20012001-02 Outlook. (in .PDF format) External linkNewsWire
10/21/2001Offense testing out new Brand. External linkNewsWire
10/21/2001Lappas seeks right answers. External linkNewsWire
10/21/2001Senior gets fresh start. External linkNewsWire
10/15/2001Midnight Madness 2001 coverage. Picture Video clipNewsWire
10/14/2001Freshmen flow into motion. External linkNewsWire
10/14/2001Pugh leaps at his opportunity.NewsWire
10/11/2001Midnight Madness Tips Off 2001-02 Basketball Season.NewsWire
10/11/2001Lappas era starts at UMass. External linkNewsWire
10/11/2001Rogers used to changing coaches.NewsWire
10/11/2001UMass has Greek walk-on.NewsWire
10/11/2001Lappas already in motion.NewsWire
10/11/2001Revitalizing UMa$$ basketball a priority.NewsWire
10/11/2001Lasme bounces back and forth with commitment.Recruiting
9/30/2001Lasme withdraws verbal commitment.Recruiting
9/19/2001Lappas in final push for big man.Recruiting
9/13/2001Coaches hear of attack mid-flight.NewsWire
9/7/2001Minutemen to play 14 campus dates in 2001-02 schedule.NewsWire
9/5/2001The Collegian gets back to work with a summer recap.NewsWire
8/27/2001Players impress new basketball coach. External linkNewsWire
8/25/2001Lappas happy with Greece trip.NewsWire
8/23/2001Minutemen get a taste of Greece.NewsWire
8/23/2001Tab on UM Greek trip: $110K.NewsWire
8/19/2001Greece game 4: Men's basketball falls to Greek National Team 84-62.NewsWire
8/19/2001Greece game 3: UMass downs Team Hellas 73-63.NewsWire
8/19/2001Greece game 2: UMass falls again to Team Hellas, 83-68.NewsWire
8/19/2001Minutemen begin journey of discovery.NewsWire
8/19/2001Greece game 1: Minutemen fall to Team Hellas in first game in Greece, 73-61.NewsWire
8/19/2001Crooks weathers changes.NewsWire
8/19/2001Greek games preview.NewsWire
8/19/2001It's all Greek to them!NewsWire
8/19/2001Minutemen: It's work before play. External linkNewsWire
8/19/2001Minutemen finish non-conference schedule.NewsWire
8/19/2001Overseas trips have spawned winners.NewsWire
8/19/2001Everyone starting from square one.NewsWire
8/19/2001Anderson & Lamb ready to contribute.NewsWire
8/19/20012001-02 Outlook. (in .PDF format - courtesey UMass Athletics) External linkNewsWire
8/19/2001UMass recruits big man Stephen Briggs.Recruiting
8/6/2001Team practices for Greece trip.NewsWire
7/31/2001Greece is a go for UMass players.NewsWire
7/29/2001Minutemen get verbal commitment from PG Mike Lasme. PictureRecruiting
7/17/2001Rhymer earns 5th year.NewsWire
7/8/2001Rhymer has ankle surgery.NewsWire
7/8/2001Lappas seeks 3-dom.NewsWire
7/8/2001Brian Loyd hired as final Lappas assistant.NewsWire
6/10/2001UMass schedules Civic duty.NewsWire
6/10/2001UMass hoop schedule easier. PictureNewsWire
6/10/2001Rhymer rebounds with class.NewsWire
6/10/2001Father's ethic fuels Lappas. PictureNewsWire
6/10/2001Leaman nags, Haymore graduates. PictureAlumni
6/10/2001UMass to play Central Connecticut at Mohegan Sun Casino.NewsWire
6/10/2001UMass hoop to tour Greece. PictureNewsWire
5/19/2001Memphis Rewards Calipari With Raise.Alumni
5/19/2001Maine and Central Connecticut to play at Mullins in 2001-02.NewsWire
5/19/2001Lee expected to sit out.Recruiting
5/19/2001Cox makes transfer official, will play in Amherst in fall 2002.Recruiting
5/19/2001UMass hoop to tour Greece.NewsWire
5/5/2001Marcus Camby's family taken hostage. Picture Audio clipAlumni
5/5/2001Brennan Martin follows Lappas to Amherst.Recruiting
5/5/2001Lappas Setting Up Shop in Amherst.NewsWire
5/5/2001Coaching change results in wins & losses for UMass recruiting.Recruiting
5/5/2001Husky guard Marcus Cox to transfer to UMass. PictureRecruiting
5/5/2001Steve Lappas names his assistant coaching staff.NewsWire
5/5/2001Gabirel Lee will head to UMass.Recruiting
5/5/2001Canadian Kyle Wilson gives Steve Lappas verbal commitment. PictureRecruiting
5/5/2001Martin, Cox & Charles mentioned as more potential Lappas recruits.Recruiting
5/5/2001Lappas has eyes for 3's.NewsWire
5/5/2001Photos from the team's post-season banquet. PictureNewsWire
5/5/2001The Last Minute: The Lowered Expectations of UMass Basketball; How the Media Was Sold a Bill of Goods.NewsWire
4/12/2001Mack sets his sights on NBA.NewsWire
4/12/2001Lappas eyes ex-UConn guard.Recruiting
4/12/2001Bruiser Flint accepts the job at Drexel. PictureAlumni
4/12/2001Putting the pieces in place.NewsWire
4/12/2001A quiet day for UMass hoop.NewsWire
3/28/2001Recruits undecided about Lappas, Northeastern courts Flint.NewsWire
3/28/2001UMass chooses Steve Lappas. PictureNewsWire
3/25/2001Steve Lappas could get UMass job offer today.NewsWire
3/24/2001Throw more names into the coaching hat: Jim Larranaga, Gary Waters and Steve Lappas.NewsWire
3/23/2001Bruiser continues search at Duquesne, Drexel, Northeastern.NewsWire
3/22/2001Jim Baron and Fran McCaffrey begin the UMass head coach interviews.NewsWire
3/20/2001Players & recruits upset at the news about Bruiser.NewsWire
3/17/2001Search begins for UMass coach.NewsWire
3/17/2001Bruiser immediately pops up on the short list at Northeastern.NewsWire
3/15/2001Marcum and Flint both on lookout.NewsWire

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