Initial UMass Football Gametimes & TV Schedule Released

Brandon Collier and UMass will host at least three TV games in 2009.

Brandon Collier and UMass will host at least three TV games in 2009.

May 13, 2009

AMHERST, Mass. - The times for all home games and most road games for the 2009 football season have been announced. UMass will also be playing four games on Comcast SportsNet New England starting with the Rhode Island game on Sept. 19 at 3:30 p.m. The Minutemen will also host New Hampshire (Oct. 17, 3:30 p.m.) and James Madison (Nov. 14, 12 p.m.) in televised games. The home opener on Sept. 12 against Albany will be the first of two 6 p.m. home starts under the lights.

UMass will also host Stony Brook on Sept. 26 under the lights at 6 p.m.

The Oct. 10 road game at Delaware will be a 6 p.m. start and the Oct. 24 game at defending national champion Richmond will be a 3 p.m. start.

The Oct. 31 game at Maine will also be televised on Comcast SportsNet with a 3:30 p.m. start.

The home game against Northeastern is set for a 12 noon start on Nov. 7.

The game times for the season opener at Kansas State on Sept. 5 and finale at Hofstra on Nov. 21 have not been announced.




    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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