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Williams, Kellogg made their point

UMass' latest point guard-coach combo got Minutemen back on their feet

Updated: March 20, 2014, 1:34 AM ET
By Marty Dobrow | ESPNBoston.com

AMHERST -- Front and center.

All around the two chairs, the atmosphere was festive. There was giddy anticipation. A sense that deliverance was finally at hand.

For a decade and a half, it had been Rejection Sunday. At the University of Massachusetts, that annual rite of near spring had been cause for burrowing back underneath for more of a long, cold winter. Year after year, the disappointment had been so public. Right there on national television -- on highly rated national television ...

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