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UMass-Lowell finds payoff in Norm Bazin

PITTSBURGH — The Tsongas Center in Lowell, Mass., was abuzz Tuesday morning as the legendary Bob Dylan ran through a sound check in preparation for a concert that night.

But Dylan wasn’t even close to being the biggest star in the building.

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