Matt Cassano
Matt Cassano

Graduate Assistant

First Season at UMass

Matt Cassano is entering his first year as a graduate assistant on the UMass coaching staff. He will work with the Minuteman offensive line, assisting recruiting coordinator and offensive line coach Paul Gorham.

Cassano comes to UMass after completing his playing career at the University of New Hampshire last fall. A quarterback for the Wildcats, Cassano completed 73 of 162 passes during his career for 859 yards and eight touchdowns. He played in 14 career games, starting 10 times during his sophomore and junior seasons. One of Cassano?s top games at New Hampshire came against Delaware in 1997, when he completed a career-high 17 passes for 191 yards and his first career touchdown.

A native of Atkinson, N.H., Cassano played his high school ball at Lawrence (Mass.) Central Catholic. The younger brother of UMass running backs coach Mike Cassano, he is single and resides in Amherst.


    Event Calendar

    July 25
    vs Gridiron Club Golf Event, Pine Hills G.C. TBA
    September 3
    at Florida TBA
    September 10
    vs Boston College 12:00 PM
    September 17
    vs Florida International TBA
    September 24
    vs Mississippi State TBA
    October 1
    vs Tulane TBA
    October 8
    at Old Dominion TBA
    October 15
    vs Louisiana Tech TBA
    October 22
    at South Carolina TBA
    October 29
    vs Wagner TBA
    November 5
    at Troy TBA
    November 19
    at BYU TBA
    November 26
    at Hawai'i TBA
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