Wissman has played under defensive coordinator Ed Pinkham and head coach Mark Whipple at New Hampshire and finished his undergrad at UMass.
Should the field conditions permit it, the Minutemen will finally play their home opener 15 games into the 2017 campaign.
Minutemen are set to begin a tough stretch this weekend against the Black Bears
The Minutemen have fallen behind in its first three conference games in large part to slow starts to the second half.
Chaz Williams and Cady Lalanne combined for 43 points as the Minutemen led wire-to-wire in their 84-74 win over Elon.
The UMass men’s basketball team overcame struggles late in the second half to defeat Elon, 78-73, at the MassMutual Center in Springfield on Saturday afternoon.
Highlights from UMass’ 85-67 home opener victory against Elon.
The St. Bonaventure men’s soccer team needed extra time to defeat High Point, but ultimately came out on top thanks to a goal from Emmett O’Connor.
The Massachusetts men’s basketball team 2011-2012 schedule has been released, highlighted by the new “Battle 4 Atlantis” tournament.