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Blake Frohnapfel steps out of the end zone. Safety for Kent State.

On the Massachusetts Minutemen's homecoming, legitimate NFL prospect Blake Frohnapfel did that I saw done in the NFL once. Of course, Frohnapfel had more pressure than Dan Orlovsky did, but you don't want to be trailing 15-10 to Kent State right now.

How to watch Kent State take on UMass

Kent State heads to Amherst later today desperate for a win as we dive deeper into Conference play.

UMass' defense has to be on its P's and Q's now

UMass contributors Michael Traini and Jesse Allen get together for their weekly chat on all things UMass football, talking BGSU, Kent St, defense, kicking, and more.

UMass vs BGSU: How to watch, listen, and more

The UMass Minutemen travel to Bowling Green on Saturday for a match-up with the Falcons that is sure to be #MACtion at its finest.

Where UMass stands before #MACtion starts

Hustle Belt's UMass contributors, Jesse Allen and Michael Traini, talk about what's happened so far for the Minutemen this season, from their gut-wrenching loss to Temple to their most recent win over FIU, and what lies ahead for them in 2015.

UMass vs. BGSU Preview: Light Up The Scoreboard

BGSU faces another key Eastern Division test when they host UMass on Saturday afternoon. Will we see another broken scoreboard in this rivalry?

UMass defeats FIU 24-14

The UMass Minutemen made program history Saturday picking up the first non-conference win in school history at the FBS level as they defeated the FIU Golden Panthers at McGuirk Stadium in Amherst by a score of 24-14.

FIU Panthers v UMass Minutemen: How to watch

The Golden Panthers of FIU travel to Amherst, Massachusetts this Saturday to take on the Massachusetts Minutemen in the first football game between the two schools.

Is FIU a Must Win Game For The Minutemen?

At 0-3, many are calling this a must win game for UMass. We look into that assumption.

UMass needs to turn the corner against FIU

Nick Lewis from Underdog Dynasty stops in to talk about their chances

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UMass Football to introduce new concession options at Saturday's game vs. FIU

The University of Massachusetts has been renowned in recent years when it comes to their on-campus food offerings. In fact, they we're just rated #2 in the nation for 'Best Food' by The Princeton Review behind only Bowdoin College in Maine. Now UMass Dining will be bringing some new flavors to the stands at McGuirk Stadium on Saturdays as they plan to roll out items ranging from hand-rolled sushi to sustainably-harvested Maine lobster rolls. UMass has been a leader in offering sustainable, healthy options for its students in its dining commons, and it looks like they'll be doing the same inside McGuirk Stadium come Saturdays, which should have Minutemen fans even more excited for campus home games.

Irish steamroll Minutemen 62-27

The Notre Dame Fighting Irish stormed past the UMass Minutemen on Saturday behind 451 rushing yards en route to a resounding 62-27 victory.

UMass travels to hallowed ground, faces Notre Dame

The Massachusetts Minutemen are making their first-ever trip to South Bend to face the Notre Dame Fighting Irish on the gridiron on Saturday.

UMass hits the road against Notre Dame

One Foot Down drops in to answer 5 questions about the nationally televised UMass game.

2016 TE Taylor Edwards commits to Minutemen

Delaware 3-star 2016 TE has committed to the University of Massachusetts Minutemen on Thursday 9/24/15 over other finalists Wake Forest, Old Dominion, and UConn.

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3-star WR Taylor Edwards commits to the UMass Minutemen

3-star WR Taylor Edwards announced on his Twitter page Thursday afternoon that he has committed to Mark Whipple's Minutemen. Edwards is the same recruit who reportedly committed to UMass about a month ago but he quickly refuted that report and announced he wanted to think things over more. Edwards chose the Minutemen over reported offers from UConn, Old Dominion, Wake Forest, Colorado State, and Delaware. Look for a full article to be published on Edwards' commitment within the next 24 hours.

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UMass Wide Receiver Jalen Williams Arrested, Suspended from team

Bad news out of Amherst as Jalen Williams was arrested on Sunday on counts of breaking and entering and larceny. The senior transfer has yet to play this year due to injury, but looks to see little to no time in the near future.

2016 JUCO DL Ali Ali-Musa commits to UMass

The Massachusetts Minutemen picked up a needed commitment from a 2016 DL from Nassau CC on Long Island as Ali Ali-Musa pledged to UMass for the 2016 season.

UMass drops heartbreaker to Temple 25-23

The UMass Minutemen lost a heart-breaking game to the Temple Owls on Saturday on a wild series of events in the game's final minutes.

UMass v Temple: How to watch, listen, and more

UMass and Temple take their former hoops rivalry to the Gridiron Saturday in what UMass hopes will soon be a yearly match-up if they can land a spot in the American Athletic Conference.

Even if UMass starts 0-3, they'll still be fine

Even though the Minutemen are primed for an 0-3 start (just one game in!), there is no reason to give up hope just yet

UMass' offense or the Owls' defense?

Hustle Belt and Underdog Dynasty trade questions about the upcoming game between the Massachusetts Minutemen and Temple Owls

Buffaloes run all over Minutemen 48-14

Colorado's rushing attack could not be stopped on Saturday as the put up nearly 400 yards on the ground in a dismantling of the Massachusetts Minutemen at Folsom Field in Boulder.

UMass v Colorado: How to watch and more

The UMass Minutemen travel to Boulder, CO to face the Colorado Buffaloes in a rematch of last season's shootout Buffs win at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough.

Can UMass stop the Buffaloes?

The Minutemen take aim at the Buffaloes

UMass finally gets to play!

Q&A with Ralphie Report, the Colorado Buffaloes blog.

Kicker Randy Alay commits to UMass Minutemen

Local kicker Randy Alay from Waltham, MA, has committed to the University of Massachusetts football team for the 2016 season as a preferred walk-on.

#5- Tajae Sharpe (WR- UMass Minutemen)

Three Cheers for Sharpe! HIP HIP...TAJAE! HIP HIP...TAJAE! HIP HIP...TAJAE!

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UMass finalizes 2016 football schedule, adds games against South Carolina and Wagner

The UMass Minutemen have completed their 2016 football schedule for their first year as an FBS independent. After adding a road game against the South Carolina Gamecocks and a home matchup with the FCS Wagner Seahawks, UMass' first season schedule post-#MACtion is complete. The addition of the guarantee game at South Carolina gives the Minutemen three contests against SEC opponents in 2016. They open the season at Florida and also host Mississippi State at Gillette Stadium. Additionally, the Minutemen's previously scheduled road game at Appalachian State in 2016 has been moved to 2020.

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UMass football hype video gets fans ready for 2015 season

While 2015 may be UMass football's final season in the MAC, the fans are as excited as ever for what could potentially be a championship swan song. This fan made YouTube clip from @CaseyBake16 should get the Minutemen fired up for new season. #FireTheMusket

#8- Blake Frohnapfel (QB- UMass Minutemen)

The First Team All-MAC quarterback cracks the top 10 in our countdown.

#10- Jovan Santox-Knox (LB- UMass)

Santos-Knox had 143 total tackles last season for UMass to lead the MAC.