With the yearly Colonial Clash looming, the Minutemen stomped right through No. 9 Delaware.
Delaware and Old Dominion each came away winners after this weekend’s football games, and James Madison saw two players honored by the CAA for their performance against Liberty.
Following UMass’ 9-7 loss to Delaware on Saturday night, the CAA presented awards to the athletes.
UMass lost to Delaware 9-7 Saturday in the CAA Championship, missing the opportunity to receive an automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.
The UMass men’s lacrosse team lost the CAA Championship to Delaware 9-7, Saturday night at home.
UMass is in the conference tournament, but wants to focus on the Blue Hens.
Although the effort was there, No. 8 Hofstra fell to Saint John’s, 8-5, on March 22nd and rebounded with an 11-5 win over Drexel.
UNH and Delaware square off Friday, after the Wildcats defeated Bethune-Cookman last week in the second round of play. The Blue Hens have one of the top five offenses in the country led by Penn State transfer quarterback and CAA Offensive Player of the Year Pat Devlin. Meanwhile, Villanova takes on Appalachian State, while William & Mary were defeated by Georgia Southern, 31-15 on its home turf.
No. 2 Delaware defeated the Massachusetts football team, 45-27, on Senior Day at McGuirk Stadium. Quarterback Kyle Havens finished with 228 passing yards and four touchdowns.
There were many similarities between the Massachusetts football team’s loss to Delaware and its earlier loss at Michigan. Both teams were efficient in third down play compared to UMass.