The Minutemen will travel to Storrs, Conn., to take on the Huskies at 3 p.m.
The Minutemen, winners of four straight, will play a three-game A-10 series in Philadelphia this weekend.
The Minutemen will play host to the Blue Devils on Tuesday and the Hawks on Wednesday, both at 3 p.m.
The Minutemen will play two against St. Bonaventure on Saturday and finish the series on Sunday.
The Minutemen will host the Eagles on Wednesday at 3 p.m. in the first round of the 2013 Beanpot Tournament.
BB vs. NJIT (2) Photos by Thom Kendall '93
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BEFORE UMASS: Earned four letters in baseball and three in soccer at Hall High School ... Was a four-year starting shortstop for the Warriors under coach Dave Masters ... Named Connecticut First Team All-State as a senior and was selected to play in the Connecticut Senior All-Star Game ... Garnered a Fab 15 selection from the Hartford Courant as a senior ... Earned a Rawlings Futures selection as a junior ... Collected All-CCC West accolades three times (2008-2010) and was a four-time all-academic honoree ... Was team MVP and batting champion in 2010 ... Helped squad to a CCC West title in 2009 ... Set school records for career hits (97), doubles (25) and games played (79), while finishing career second in batting average (.424), third in runs scored (60) and third in RBI (50) ... Hit .470 (31-for-66) as a senior in 2010 with 19 runs scored, nine doubles, one triple, one home run, eight stolen bases, 16 RBI and a .623 on-base percentage ... Received the Dale Harper Award as a senior, the student-athlete sportsmanship award for Hall High School ... Was a four-year honor roll student ... Part of American Legion Zone 7 championship squad and was a Zone 7 All-Star in 2009 and 2010.
PERSONAL: Born Nicholas Richard Sanford on Aug. 29, 1992, in Hartford, Conn. ... Son of Richard and Christine Sanford ... Has one sister, Charlotte ... Father, Richard, played baseball at Keene State College ... Majoring in Legal Studies.