McCall spent the last two seasons as the head coach of Chattanooga, where he compiled a 48-18 record and a trip to the NCAA tournament in the 2015-16 season.
Chris Baldwin and Brison Gresham each played minutes at power forward Saturday afternoon, giving the Minutemen options to mix and match lineups moving forward.
Kennesaw State coach Al Skinner returns home to Amherst, where he played in the 1970s.
UMass and Temple renewed their rivalry Thursday night in a dramatic 70-67 Minutemen victory.
Minutemen are able to pull out a close win over the Owls after failing to execute down the stretch against Ole Miss on Monday.
Despite winning a nail-biter in the final minute against the Owls, Derek Kellogg and the Minutemen feel like there is still room for improvement.
After facing each other for 31 years in the A-10, the Minutemen and Owls meet for the first time since the 2013 A-10 tournament.
With a total of 54 minutes off the bench in the Minutemen’s first two games of the season, Zach Lewis is slated to be a sixth man for 2016-17.
The Fighting Irish will be the Minutemen’s highest-ranked opponent in UMass’ four-year history in the FBS.
Despite playing tough games against No. 1 Maryland and Temple, the UMass field hockey team lost both matchups to open the season.
UMass softball tries to turn things around against strong opponents over the weekend Following a pair of losses last weekend, the UMass softball team will compete against some of the best in the Atlantic 10 this weekend.
It was a varied set of men’s soccer games this weekend in the Atlantic 10, with Charlotte defeating Duquesne, Temple beating Saint Joseph’s and Fordham topping URI.
Isaac Caughran scored a pair of game-winning goals for the Charlotte men’s soccer team last week, including a score in an overtime victory against No. 10 Virginia.
With 3.4 seconds remaining, Melquan Bolding hit a three-pointer to give Duquesne a victory over St. Bonaventure. An’Juan Wilderness hit a running shot in the lane to lead Charlotte over La Salle, and Temple continues to climb in the national rankings after a big win over Fordham.