The Minutemen will travel to Storrs, Conn., to take on the Huskies at 3 p.m.
Begin homers and Jennings drives in two in the loss for the Minutemen.
The Minutemen, winners of four straight, will play a three-game A-10 series in Philadelphia this weekend.
Jennings and Begin combined for seven RBI against the Blue Devils.
The Minutemen will play host to the Blue Devils on Tuesday and the Hawks on Wednesday, both at 3 p.m.
BSBLL VS. RICHMOND Photos by Thom Kendall '93
BASEBALL VS. HARTFORD Photos by Thom Kendall '93
BB vs. VCU (3) Photos by Thom Kendall '93
BB vs. VCU (2) Photos by Thom Kendall '93
BB vs. GMU Photos by Thom Kendall '93
AS A SENIOR IN 2016: Game-By-Game Statistics Saw action in and started in all 45 games finishing with a .298 batting average, and a team best 10 doubles, 9 home runs, and 32 RBI ... Had 2 RBI and a home run versus George Mason (5/21) ... Went 2-for-4 with a double and 3 runs scored at Rhode Island (5/15) ... Hit his eighth homerun of the year against Fordham (4/30) while also going 2-for-4 with a double and 3 RBIs ... Went 2-for-4 with a double against La Salle (4/24) ... Hit a homerun in his second straight game against La Salle (4/22) while also hitting 3-for-4 with four runs and 2 RBIs ... Went 2-for-5 with a homerun against Harvard (4/20) ... Hit 2-for-3 with three RBIs against Connecticut (4/19) ... Had three hits, one run, and two RBIs in the third game in a series against Saint Joseph's (4/17)... Hit a home run to score the only run of the game against Saint Joseph's (4/16)... Started as catcher against Central Connecticut (4/12) earning one hit, one run scored, and one RBI... Collected a double, an RBI and a run scored at St. Bonaventure (4/8) ... Drove in two RBI's with a home-run and a single, going 2-for-4 and scoring one run against Boston College (3/30)... Went 2-for-4 with a triple and an RBI against Northeastern (3/29)... Hit two home runs in a big game where he went 3-for-5 with two runs and two RBIs at Davidson (3/26) ... Hit a triple, while going 2-for-4 in a 5-3 win vs. Maine (3/20) ... Drove in 2 RBI's with two hits against Army West Point (3/12) ... Started as catcher against Charleston Southern and had the only hit of the game (3/5).
AS A JUNIOR IN 2015: Game-By-Game Statistics
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2014: Game-By-Game Statistics
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2013: Game-By-Game Statistics
BEFORE UMASS: Played catcher, first base and pitcher earning four letters under Coach Ron Jordan Jr. at Newton South High School ... Named to Dual County League All-Star teams as a sophomore, junior and senior ... Earned Dual County League MVP honors after senior season ... Tabbed as baseball team captain for junior and senior seasons ... Earned Boston Globe and Boston Herald All-Scholastic honors as a senior ... Named to ESPN Boston's MIAA All-State Baseball Team after senior campaign ... Hit .415, six home runs and 32 RBI as well as striking out 31 with a 4-1 record on the mound ... Posted a career .386 average with ten home runs and 64 RBI ... Earned the Shone Award as school football MVP and Mendelson Award as Outstanding Male Athlete at Newton South as a senior.
PERSONAL: Born John Anthony Jennings on June 14, 1994 in Newton, Mass. ... Son of Bruce and Joan Jennings ... Father, Bruce, played one season of baseball at UMass Amherst in 1977 ... Has one sister, Kristina, who played soccer at the University of Rhode Island ... Turfgrass Science and Management major.