Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Minutemen host first Homecoming game at Gillette

By Stephen Sellner

October 19, 2012

Filed under Football, Sports

Senior safety Darren Thellen has been a part of a few Homecoming games in his career with the Massachusetts football team. But his final Homecoming affair might have a different feel than in the past. The venue has switched from McGuirk Alumni Stadium, located on campus, to Gillette Stad...

UMass’ nine-day-long Homecoming kicks off today

By Sam Hayes

October 19, 2012

Filed under Campus News, News

While other schools across the country celebrate their homecoming for two days this weekend, the University of Massachusetts will be kicking off a nine-day-long Homecoming week today that will stretch across two weekends and have more than ...

Video: Ohio vs UMass Football Highlights

By Daniel Malone

October 2, 2012

Filed under Highlight Reels, Sports Multimedia, Sports Videos, Web-Exclusive

The UMass football team welcomed undefeated Ohio to Gillette Stadium on Saturday for the Minutemen's first home game as a member of the MAC. Ohio vs. UMass video recap from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....

UMass football can’t hold on, falls to Ohio at Gillette Stadium

By Stephen Hewitt

October 1, 2012

Filed under Football, Sports

FOXBORO – Massachusetts football coach Charley Molnar was imagining the moment ever since he took over the job earlier this year. The moment when his team was trailing with seconds left at the end of the game with the chance to win....

Inexperience, inability to finish haunts UMass

By Stephen Sellner

October 1, 2012

Filed under Football, Sports

FOXBORO — The theme all year for the Massachusetts football team in its inaugural season in the Football Bowl Subdivision has been progress, no matter how much or how little. And with the Minutemen (0-5, 0-2 Mid American Conference)...

Video: Ohio vs UMass Football Preview

By Cameron McDonough

September 28, 2012

Filed under Sports Multimedia, Sports Videos, Web-Exclusive

UMass football head coach Charley Molnar and quarterback Mike Wegzyn preview Saturday's 3:30 p.m. game with unbeaten Ohio, which will be UMass' first MAC home game at Gillette Stadium. UMass vs Ohio Preview from Daily Collegian on Vimeo...

Campus Perspective: New Look UMass Football

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

September 20, 2012

Filed under Sports Multimedia, Sports Videos, Web-Exclusive

Daily Collegian producer Jesse Mayfield-Sheehan interviews UMass students about the football team's move to the FBS. Video: Campus Perspective, New Look UMass Football from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....

UMass routed in home opener by Indiana at Gillette Stadium

By Stephen Hewitt

September 10, 2012

Filed under Football, Sports

FOXBORO – When Massachusetts football coach Charley Molnar walked into his team’s locker room following Saturday’s defeat, he wasn’t sure what to say. After all, he has had plenty of success in his long coaching career. He doe...

Video: Indiana vs UMass

By Cameron McDonough

September 9, 2012

Filed under Sports Multimedia, Sports Videos, Web-Exclusive

Video highlights of UMass' first home game at Gillette Stadium as a member of the FBS against Indiana. Indiana vs UMass from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....

UMass prepares for home opener against Indiana

By Stephen Hewitt

September 7, 2012

Filed under Football, Sports

After losing badly to Connecticut in its season-opener and Football Bowl Subdivision debut last Thursday, Massachusetts football coach Charley Molnar gave his team two options. He told his young squad Minutemen that they could either l...

Football program a hard sell for UMass students

By Stephen Sellner

September 7, 2012

Filed under Football, Sports

Massachusetts football coach Charley Molnar has done plenty of endorsing of the Minutemen’s new Football Bowl Subdivision status since taking over the program last December. He’s reached out to alumni and the greater New E...

Video: Indiana vs UMass Preview

By Cameron McDonough

September 7, 2012

Filed under Archives, Sports Multimedia, Sports Videos, Web-Exclusive

UMass football head coach Charley Molnar and senior DB Darren Thellen preview the upcoming game against Indiana. Indiana vs UMass Preview from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....