Men's Basketball

2008-09 UMass Men's Basketball Quick Facts

UMass Head Coach Derek Kellogg

UMass Head Coach Derek Kellogg

School: University of Massachusetts
Location: Amherst, Mass.
Enrollment: 25,876
Founded: 1863
President: Jack M. Wilson (Thiel '67)
Chanellor: Robert C. Holub (Pennsylvania '67)
Athletic Director: John McCutcheon (Indiana, Pa. '75)
Athletic Phone: 413-545-9652
Web Site:
Athletic Web Site:
Nickname: Minutemen
Colors: Maroon (PMS 506), White, Black, Cool Grey 3
Home Court/Capacity: Mullins Center/9,493

Head Coach (alma mater/year): Derek Kellogg (Massachusetts '95)
Record at School (years): First Year
Overall Record (years): First Year
Assistant Coach: Adam Ginsburg (Buffalo '97) Fourth Year at UMass
Assistant Coach: Antwon Jackson (Pikeville, Ky '93) First Year at UMass
Assistant Coach: Vance Walberg (Cal State Bakersfield '78) First Year at UMass
Director of Basketball Operations: Andy Allison (Youngstown State '00) First Year at UMass
Director of Player Personnel: Shyrone Chatman (Memphis '02) First Year at UMass

Basketball Office Phone: 413-545-2610
Best Time to Reach Coach: Through SID
2007-08 Record (conference record/finish): 25-11 (10-6/3rd)
2007-08 Postseason: NIT Finalists (Lost to Ohio State, 92-85)
All-Time Conference Record: 402-257
All-Time NCAA Tournament Record (appearances): 11-8 (8) All-Time NIT Record (appearances): 10-12 (11) Letterwinners Returning/Lost: 7/9 Starters Returning/Lost: 2/3 Newcomers: 7



Senior Guard Chris Lowe

Associate A.D. Media Relations: Jason Yellin
Office Phone: 413-577-3061
Fax Phone: 413-545-1556
Cell Phone: 413-687-1756
E-Mail Address:
Basketball Contact: Jason Yellin
Secondary Basketball Contact: David Gunn
E-Mail Address:
Sports Information Mailing Address: 250 Boyden Gym, Amherst, MA 01003
Press Row Phone: 413-545-6139

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      Event Calendar

      Thursday, Feb 11
      vs VCU 7:00 PM gametracker
      Sunday, Feb 14
      at Duquesne 3:00 PM gametracker
      Wednesday, Feb 17
      at Fordham 7:00 PM
      Sunday, Feb 21
      vs George Mason 4:00 PM gametracker
      Wednesday, Feb 24
      vs Saint Joseph's 7:00 PM gametracker
      Saturday, Feb 27
      at St. Bonaventure 4:00 PM
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