UMass: Minutemen show improvement in 51-10 loss to Marshall

img_2864.jpg
November 8, 2020

(Sholten Singer/The Herald-Dispatch via AP) HUNTINGTON. W.V- It wasn’t pretty but the UMass Minutemen showed some improvement in a 51-10 loss to Marshall. UMass was competitive in the first half which is impressive considering they have 22 true or redshirt freshmen on the depth chart. Despite playing better than they did against Georgia Southern, they still trailed 31-10 at the half. The Minutemen got out scored 20-0 in the second…

Read More >>

UMass Preview: UMass Minutemen (0-1) at Marshall Thundering Herd (5-0)

img_2847.jpg
November 7, 2020

Line: Marshall by -44.5 Opening Kickoff: The Minutemen travel to Huntington, West Virginia to take on the undefeated Thundering Herd in a game that was scheduled three weeks ago. UMass lost to Georgia Southern in their season opener 41-0. The Minutemen had trouble with the Golden Eagles Shotgun Triple Option offense. Luckily, UMass will not see the option today but the Thundering Herd offense is potent. Marshall averages 33.8 points…

Read More >>

UMass: Minutemen add a second game with Marshall

img_2379.jpg
October 20, 2020

The 2020 UMass football season will continue as the school announced yesterday that they have added a second game this season. The Minutemen will travel to Huntington, West Virginia on November 7th to take on the 22nd ranked Marshall Thundering Herd. The Herd will host the Minutemen at 2:30 p.m. at Joan C. Edwards Stadium. https://twitter.com/umassfootball/status/1318258437193715715?s=21 There was speculation that UMass might play Army prior to that date but that…

Read More >>