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Posted 03/27/2014 09:58:45 EDT
Yes, the basketball team hasn't been relevant to those who don't watch college basketball. That is correct. If the extent of your knowledge of college basketball is the 68 team bracket, you're right more »
Posted 03/27/2014 09:10:10 EDT
Yes, they're paying the cost of opening the place up and securing it for games...a cost they'd incur playing in their own stadium. Nice job nit-picking my reply and ignoring the actual point though. more »
Posted 03/27/2014 08:37:45 EDT
Do a little research. It is all funded privately. You also may notice a few large scale donations made that were directly motivated by the move. Also, no one in MA has an ounce to complain about on more »
Posted 03/27/2014 08:31:23 EDT
It's amazing that someone who would take the time to voice an opinion on this would not understand the basics of the Foxboro situation. They didn't choose to play there because they thought it would more »
Posted 03/19/2014 04:36:33 EDT
The first line "Contrary to popular local opinion, college sports do actually exist outside of the Beanpot..." should read "Contrary to the Boston media's opinion...". Most sports fans I know in Mass more »
Posted 03/11/2014 01:43:54 EDT
Three hours ago I read an article on wbur.org citing a telecom expert logically explaining why the rings are not evidence of the phones being on. It is perfectly clear that it's no indication the pho more »
Posted 03/06/2014 10:37:51 EST
Big game Sunday, Go U! Let's lock up a first round bye in Brooklyn. Playing for NCAA seeding now, this is great.
Posted 02/01/2014 05:12:07 EST
Almost all FBS schools play one FCS opponent per season, because one win versus an FCS team counts towards bowl eligibility. The FCS team must be a full scholarship program. Holy Cross and the Patri more »
Posted 01/21/2014 10:17:41 EST
Want UMass coverage from the globe? Wait until they lose a couple. The globe will be all over that so fast it'll make your head spin.
Posted 01/10/2014 12:51:25 EST
On Saturday I'll be watching St. Bonaventure at #19 UMass on NBC Sports. 12:30pm start, way before football. Go U.
Posted 12/20/2013 01:01:32 EST
NESN is picking it up. It may not be reflected in the guide yet, they just announced it yesterday. It'll come on in progress after their noon game if that runs past 2pm. Fox Sports college channel on more »
Posted 12/20/2013 01:01:25 EST
Posted 12/19/2013 01:37:31 EST
Exactly! It's much easier to say "this isn't a college sports region" and write another article about Gronk's knee or Welker's return to Foxboro. The Globe thinks we're all SNL type parody "Boston M more »
Posted 12/19/2013 11:03:26 EST
Nice road win, keep it going.
Posted 12/16/2013 07:18:26 EST
GO UMASS. Huge week.
Posted 12/04/2013 10:20:24 EST
That is what "UMass" or "Massachusetts" means, yes. UMass followed by a hyphen and the word Dartmouth, Lowell, or Boston refers to the other system universities.
Posted 11/23/2013 12:46:51 EST
ESPN had the article as the third or fourth headline on it's main page last night. That's ESPN picking out of all the sports going on in the world last night. And Boston media ignores it completely, more »
Posted 11/23/2013 09:44:51 EST
Well the globe was stunned by this outcome...they were the only ones stunned, so maybe they'll start paying more attention. Vegas had UMass as 4 point dogs on a neutral court, so they weren't stunned more »
Posted 11/19/2013 02:45:21 EST
For the folks that think holding would have been a common sense middle ground call, you've got to realize it doesn't apply because the ball was in the air when the contact occurred. the five yard, au more »
Posted 10/09/2013 08:40:39 EDT
Jeff, do you feel congress should be able to use the budget process as a referendum on every law? If so, what is the point of the legislative process?
Posted 05/03/2013 11:00:34 EDT
Hey Globe, I pay for this site so I get some real news reporting not TMZ / boston.com "news" about what somebody said and how so and so reacted. We know Bucholz didn't cheat because the people who wo more »
Posted 04/25/2013 07:53:24 EDT
This would definitely be the first time someone on welfare killed anyone. If they qualified for assistance they got it, and it's besides the point of what these two did. Please think about the people more »
Posted 03/18/2013 10:51:11 EDT
It would have been nice to get over the hurdle this year, certainly frustrating. But if they didn't lose their top scorer to an ACL the first week of January there's no doubt they'd have gotten the o more »
Posted 03/15/2013 09:40:58 EDT
There we at least four. the globe wipes it out so it looks like no one cares about UMass basketball. Nice escape last night in a game when they were lost on defense and didn't box anyone out. GW is more »
Posted 03/15/2013 08:00:38 EDT
Agree. They were lost the first five minutes. And stayed lost on defense most of the night, chasing guys and running into picks everywhere. Never boxing out. Won that game by having more seasoned more »
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