Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Igwenagu, Talley among 5 Minutemen to sign as NFL undrafted free agents

By Stephen Hewitt

April 29, 2012

Although they weren’t selected in this weekend’s NFL Draft, the football careers of five 2011-12 Massachusetts players are not quite over. Emil Igwenagu (Philadelphia), Julian Talley (Giants), Tyler Holmes (Chicago), Josh...

Minutemen, seniors, say goodbye to the CAA

By Steve Levine

November 21, 2011

Although Saturday afternoon was supposed to belong to the Massachusetts football team, it was James Madison’s Dae’Quan Scott that stole the day. Scott, a sophomore running back, rushed for two touchdowns and a career-high 251 ...

Video: ‘Homecoming’ UMass vs. Villanova

By Staff

November 8, 2011

Collegian sports producer Taylor Snow captures highlights from UMass' Homecoming game against Villanova. ...

Video: Minuteman Tyler Holmes talks Rhode Island game

By Michael Wood

September 18, 2011

Collegian writer Mike Wood talks with Minuteman Tyler Holmes about Friday's game against Rhode Island. ...

Strong start, tough finish for Minutemen campaign

By Jay Asser

December 2, 2010

Though the Massachusetts football team put forth a notable effort and made an impression this season, it came up one win short of advancing to the postseason “In the end, it was a disappointing season because we didn’...

Minutemen host Blue Hens in pivotal CAA clash

By Dan Gigliotti

November 9, 2010

The Massachusetts football team hosts Delaware on Saturday, as the No. 13 Minutemen (6-3, 4-2 Colonial Athletic Association) go for their third-straight conference win when they take on the No. 1 Blue Hens (8-1, 5-1 CAA) in a ga...

Delaware and William & Mary move into first place

By Jackson Alexander

November 8, 2010

The Delaware and William & Mary football teams each won this Saturday and have temporarily claimed the conference’s top spot with two weeks of the regular season remaining. On Sunday, Towson fell victim to an offensive...

Havens leads UMass win over Maine

By Dan Gigliotti

November 8, 2010

Kyle Havens has put up some record-breaking performances as the signal caller for the top-ranked offense in the Colonial Athletic Association this season. He broke a personal record on Saturday, throwing a career-high three...

Defensive stops key in UMass victory

By Jay Asser

November 8, 2010

For the first time in weeks, the Massachusetts football team received big plays from its defense to get much needed stops and turnovers in a 39-24 win over Maine on Saturday. Linebacker Tyler Holmes, the leader of the M...

Minutemen return to McGuirk for matchup with Black Bears

By Jay Asser

November 3, 2010

After playing one home game in its last six contests, the Massachusetts football team will host conference rival Maine at McGuirk Stadium on Saturday as it looks to win consecutive games for the first time since after the bye week. “We have to play harder than [Main...

UMass heads into bye week at No.8, Holmes earning more accolades

By Jay Asser

October 6, 2010

At the unofficial midway point of the season, the Massachusetts football team has been a modest surprise. After losing multiple seniors and starters from last year’s squad, UMass has had a successful first half en route to a 4-1 rec...

Minutemen look for second conference win Saturday

By Dan Gigliotti

September 29, 2010

The No. 8 Massachusetts football team travels to Maryland to play Towson in its third straight road game, with a focus on remaining undefeated against Colonial Athletic Association opponents. The Minutemen (3-1, 1-0 CAA) come off...