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Two alumni of the University of Massachusetts football program earned spots on the 2016 College Football Hall of Fame ballot, announced on Tuesday morning.

Rene Ingoglia (1992-95) and Steve Schubert (1970-72) lettered at running back and wide receiver, respectively. Ingoglia rushed for 4,623 yards and 54 touchdowns on the ground - school records at the time - while he was twice named an all-American. He rushed for more than 1,000 yards during three separate seasons with 1,505 in 1994, 1,284 during 1993 and 1,178 in 1995. Schubert was an all-American in 1972 when he tallied 902 yards receiving - the second-most in school history at the time - via 45 receptions. His nine touchdown catches that season still rank tied for fifth-most in one year in program history while his 17.72 yards per catch career average stands third among all Minutemen. Read the complete release through the link below.

2016 College Football Hall of Fame Ballot Released

Jim Mandelaro has a great feature on former UMass football All-American running back Rene Ingoglia who has spent much of this season as a color analyst for ESPN3 - including the Minutemen's game at Boston College on Sept. 24. Prior to working with ESPN3, Rene was a member of the UMass Sports Network radio team for two seasons.

Gazette Notebook Covers Kicking, Punting, Banners

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Matt Vautour has a notebook in the Daily Hampshire Gazette has looks at the UMass special teams.

"Guys are competing. It's been a little too up and down with some inconsistency," coach Kevin Morris said. "With kickers it's like golf, 10 percent physical and 90 percent mental. We're working on a lot of the mental right now. There's a lot of mental toughness you need. They can all kick. They all have strong legs. ... We're trying to find the right mix and make sure we're scoring on Saturday."