CBSBostonSports.com – The UMass Minutemen finished up their first FBS season at 1-11, dropping their final game of the year 42-21 to Central Michigan on Friday. First-year head coach Charley Molnar is not happy about his team’s record, but that hasn’t brought down the enthusiasm he had when he took over last December. In fact, his enthusiasm has grown despite the tough season. “It has grown because I can see where we’re going. It’s so clear now,” Molnar told 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Marc Bertrand in their weekly chat on Monday. ”We’ve got such great potential — not just on [...]
UMass quarterback Mike Wegzyn did an interview on ESPNU’s UNITE. Check it out here: (Via @UMassAthletics)
I must admit that after Thursday’s game I wasn’t very eager to start jotting down my thoughts about the drubbing. I’m thrilled that UMass is now officially playing FBS football, but there wasn’t a lot of positives to take away from the game against UConn. Here are my biggest thoughts from the matchup: UMass’ Offense Is Not Very Good. It was painfully obvious early in the game that UMass was going to have a problem getting on the scoreboard. I sent this tweet out following Tom Brandt’s 1st quarter interception. #UMass could potentially not score in this game and still [...]
Listen to UMass Head Coach Charley Molnar talk after being shutout by UConn 37-0. Listen to Quarterback Mike Wegzyn and Defensive back Darren Thellen talk after the game.