Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Havens more confident in second season with UMass

By Dan Gigliotti

September 8, 2010

Kyle Havens left the comfortable weather of the Golden State to play football in a new climate. As a junior quarterback, he transferred to play for the Massachusetts football team and battled for a starting role amidst a team ...

Struggling economy could impact CAA, Minutemen

By Adam Miller

September 8, 2010

If you’ve been following the conference shifts in college football this offseason, you might be a little confused by the names of the conferences, which once upon a time meant something other than being part of a money-maki...

Villanova favored to repeat in CAA

By Robert Hanlon

September 8, 2010

The Villanova football team enters the season as the No. 1 contender in the CAA preseason poll after winning the National Championship last season. Villanova will return 15 players from last year’s starters including seven...

Morris leads young squad into 2010 season

By Jay Asser

September 6, 2010

- Click here for our breakdown of the Minutemen's roster. - Click here for our coverage of UMass' 27-23 win over William & Mary. - Click here for our piece on the addition of Northeartern transfer, runningback John Griffin. - Click here for a sidebar on ...

Hernandez, Griffin run away with UMass victory

By Jay Asser

September 6, 2010

Having a more balanced offense and pounding the rock on the ground was one of Kevin Morris’ keys to this season for the Massachusetts football team. In the opening game at McGuirk Stadium on Saturday afternoon against Wi...

Griffin hopes to help fill loss of Nelson in backfield

By Dan Gigliotti

September 6, 2010

Losing its leading rusher from last season, the Massachusetts football team recruited a forsaken player with proven talent to fill its vacancy in the backfield. The Minutemen acquired senior tailback John Griffin from Northeastern after it cut the football program this past offs...

Breakdown of the 2010 Minutemen

By Dan Gigliotti

September 6, 2010

The cancellation of the Northeastern and Hofstra football programs after over 70 years of tradition left a slew of talented and experienced college players suddenly looking for a place to play. The Massachusetts footbal...

Havens looks to improve second year as starter

By Dan Gigliotti

September 6, 2010

Kyle Havens left the comfortable weather of the Golden State to play football in a new climate. As a junior quarterback, he transferred to play for the Massachusetts football team and battled for a starting role amidst a team...

Lawrence looking to rebound from second injury in NFL

By David Brinch

September 6, 2010

On an early August morning, former Massachusetts and current Baltimore Ravens running back Matt Lawrence eagerly watches and cheers on his teammates as they lift their knees high in the humid Westminster, Md. air, jumping through...

UMass football defeats W&M 27-23

By Nick O'Malley

September 6, 2010

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UMass plays spring game under lights at McGuirk

By Dan Gigliotti

May 2, 2010

The Massachusetts football team gave students and fans a preview of its fall talent, hosting its annual Spring Fling Friday night at McGuirk Stadium. The event was split into two competitions: a combined intersquad scrimmage and...

Ducasse selected by New York Jets in second round of NFL Draft

By Adam Miller

April 25, 2010

The New York Jets made offensive lineman Vladimir Ducasse the highest drafted Massachusetts football player in the National Football League since 1968, when quarterback Greg Landry was drafted by the Detroit Lions with the 11th ove...