The Minutemen enjoyed their time off getting rest and watching football while coaching staff spent time visiting recruits across the country.
Minutemen coach Mark Whipple told reporters Tuesday that Huber suffered an ACL injury earlier this season.
UMass football dropped its third consecutive game, while Minutemen hockey opened the Greg Carvel era with a weekend split against Colorado College.
Marquis Young ran for a season-high rushing total in the Minutemen’s 36-16 loss to the Monarchs.
Teddy Lowery, Steve Casali make impact with limited snaps from Shane Huber
Cyr: With external expectations at an all-time low, UMass football needs to give the fans a reason to invest in the future
With a group of talented starters graduating last season, The Minutemen entered 2016 ranked dead-last in numerous national preseason polls
After losing eight starters to graduation, the Minutemen’s defense has a much different look filled with underclassmen and junior-college transfers heading into the season.