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Mark Cofman

Mark Cofman has worked at the Globe since August 2008, first as the Editor of OT (sports publication in 2008-09), followed by a tenure as a regular sports copy desk editor (2009-15), then as a sports copy desk editor as a contractor (2016-17).

He has been in the newspaper business for roughly 40 years and has also taught college classes at Endicott College.

Latest stories


UMass falls just short in upset bid against Tennessee

, Associated Press

The Minutemen threatened to take the lead twice with under 10 minutes left before both drives stalled.

Nadal seeks his third US Open title against Anderson

By Chuck Culpepper , The Washington Post

On paper, Nadal is a heavy favorite against the upstart South African, who has stunned the field to reach his first US Open final.


Dale Earnhardt Jr. in a must-win situation

By Hank Kurz Jr. , Associated Press

The retiring NASCAR star needs a victory at Richmond on Saturday night to qualify for the playoffs.


Taurasi, Bird head USA Basketball’s list of invites


The WNBA stars from UConn will be among 30 players at the national team’s training camp.