UMass' news that it was releasing Kevin Morris as head football coach made national headlines yesterday. The Minutemen completed their final year at the FCS level this past season and now turn their attention to moving up to the FBS level as members of the Mid-American Conference.
Boston Globe: Morris out at UMass
Boston Herald: UMass moves up without Kevin Morris
Associated Press:UMass fires football coach Morris
BC Sports: UMass releases coach ahead of MAC move
Daily Hampshire Gazette: UMass seeks 'momentum' in move to FBS
Springfield Republican: UMass AD McCutcheon cites lack of progress for releasing Morris