Young receivers vie for starting roles vacated by graduates from UMass football team

With the spring game a week away, Andrew Ford and Andy Isabella work to get new receivers up to speed.

Cyr: What’s next for UMass football?

The Minutemen finished the 2016 season with a 2-10 record, and have now dropped to 10-50 since making the leap to FBS football five years ago.

UMass football falls to Hawaii in season finale Saturday night at Aloha Stadium

Despite making a late comeback attempt, the Minutemen fell to the Rainbow Warriors 46-40, dropping them to 2-10 on the season.

Second-half struggles continue for UMass football in 51-9 loss to BYU

The Minutemen failed to score in the second half in Provo, allow 37 points over final two quarters.

UMass football can’t overcome four third quarter Mississippi State touchdowns, fall 47-35 Saturday

The Minutemen couldn’t complete fourth quarter rally in falling to second Southeastern Conference team this season.

UMass football heads into 2016 season with a tough slate ahead

The Minutemen face difficult task in first season as FBS independent with a loaded schedule featuring three teams from the Southeastern Conference.

UMass football gets back in action with start of training camp

In their first season as an independent, the Minutemen attempt to knock off the rust and gauge competition levels of new and returning players as the football season commences.

UMass football coach Mark Whipple announces Ross Comis as starting quarterback, transfer Andrew Ford close behind

Comis appeared in six games for the Minutemen in 2015 serving as Blake Frohnapfel’s backup.

UMass quarterback Ross Comis using spring practices as time to get acclimated to starting role, relationship with receivers

Shakur Nesmith is the lone returning Minutemen receiver that caught touchdown pass in 2015 season.