Republican: Tailbacks Paying Dividends - UMass Athletics

Republican: Tailbacks Paying Dividends

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After watching his football team squeeze out a hairy 26-21 victory at Stony Brook Saturday, University of Massachusetts coach Kevin Morris was asked about the luxury of using two top-shelf running backs in his offense.

"With us, it's not a luxury. It's a necessity,'' Morris said.

In a surprisingly difficult victory, No. 11-ranked UMass leaned heavily on Northeastern transfer John Griffin, who rushed 23 times for 132 yards and scored the deciding touchdown in the fourth quarter.

Read the full story in the Springfield Republican.

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