UMass professor Janet Fink and new associate athletic director for sales and fan experience Alan Pandiani weighed in on game day trends at McGuirk Stadium.
After allowing 62 points and 725 yard of total offense last weekend, UMass set on fixing its problems with execution.
An official announcement from UMass is expected to come by the end of this week.
The Minutemen’s defense struggled mightily against Matt Johnson, the nation’s leading passer, and the Falcon’s high-scoring offense Saturday.
UMass football fails to answer challenge in shootout loss against defending MAC East champion Bowling Green
The Minutemen allowed a total of 725 yards and 62 points in their conference opener against the Falcons.
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The Minutemen will look to win their second game in a row in their MAC opener.
Michel recorded 113 yards and two touchdowns in the Minutemen’s 24-14 win over FIU last Saturday.
The Eagles fell victim to Leonard Fournette and the Tigers Saturday, while the Falcons withstood a late Bulls’ rally.
The Minutemen recorded three sacks and applied consistent pressure to carry UMass to its first victory of 2015.
The Minutemen’s defense held Florida International to just 188 total yards in their 24-14 win on Saturday.
The freshman kicker saw his first game action Saturday at Notre Dame, converting on three PAT attempts, and is again competing for the starting job.
The Minutemen face Florida International at McGuirk Stadium Saturday and are preparing amid change on the defensive side of the ball.
Bailey-Smith will have surgery Friday after sitting out the Minutemen’s trip to Notre Dame last weekend.
The Minutemen have no choice but to win on Saturday in front of their fans at McGuirk to continue to stay afloat in the chase for a bowl game.
Both students and recent University of Massachusetts graduates attended Saturday’s game against Notre Dame and were excited to experience a premier college football environment.
UMass cut the Notre Dame deficit to 21-20 in the second quarter, but the Irish later scored 41 straight points in a blowout.
The Fighting Irish will be the Minutemen’s highest-ranked opponent in UMass’ four-year history in the FBS.
Although the Minutemen are excited for a trip to South Bend, they still remain focused on playing a football game and not getting caught up in the moment.
Senior wide receiver Jalen Williams was arrested for Breaking and Entering and larceny under $250.