UMass hosts its spring football game at 7 p.m. at McGuirk Stadium in what is an important evaluation step for many on the roster.
Blyden missed the final seven games of 2014 with a concussion, but is healthy and ready to again tackle a running back competition.
UMass hopes JUCO transfer Jordin Hamilton will bolster depth to the Minutemen’s defensive secondary.
Sifrin participated in a series of drills for NFL scouts on Monday at UMass’ annual pro day.
While Jean Sifrin was the marquee prospect at Monday’s Pro Day, for players like Alex Kenney and Stanley Andre, it was a chance to impress NFL scouts.
UMass officially announced the hiring of new Athletic Director Ryan Bamford Tuesday, and acknowledged the importance of the success of its football program moving forward.
Mark Whipple discussed the current status of his team as he enters his second year coaching the Minutemen.
According to a report from the Daily Hampshire Gazette, the University hasn’t reached out to former Boston College athletic director Gene DeFilippo, but may be interested in a former player to fill the role.
The player was identified as the suspect in a fight early Sunday morning which left one male unconscious and requiring surgery. He will not be identified until arrested.
Brackett joins the Minutemen after the termination of UAB’s football program following the 2014 season.
The Minutemen received 20 National Letters of Intent on Wednesday and an addition seven players have already enrolled at UMass for the spring semester.
Here’s a comprehensive list of the newest prospective members of the Massachusetts football team.
A basic guide to this year’s Super Bowl matchup.
McCutcheon spent 11 years as the athletic director at the University of Massachusetts, but will take a job at the University of California Santa-Barbara in the same role.
Former UMass running back and running backs coach Marcel Shipp will join Todd Bowles and the New York Jets.
With National Signing Day approaching, UMass received commitments from a number of different prospects, including two with national recognition.
UMass coach Mark Whipple announced Friday that the team hired Michaels, who coached with Whipple at UMass in 1998.
Marc Jean-Louis and UMass Sports Weekly producer Jesse Mayfield-Sheehan recap the Patriots 45-7 rout over the Colts. Who would you draft? Jameis Winston or Marcus Mariota? Where would they go? Massachusetts Daily Collegian football correspondent Andrew Cyr joins us to to talk UMass football. And is the Atlantic 10 a true power conference in college basketball?
The announcement was officially made by UMass coach Mark Whipple Tuesday morning.
The Massachusetts football team enters its final year in the Mid-American Conference in 2015 and it now knows all of the stops on its farewell tour.