Schedule Set for Bud Light UMass Football Show
Aug. 20, 2014
AMHERST, MASS. -
The Hangar Pub and Grill (located at 55 University Drive in Amherst) will host University of Massachusetts head football coach Mark Whipple's weekly radio show, The Bud Light UMass Football Show, from 7-8 p.m. throughout the 2014 season on the flagship station for UMass football, 105.5 FM WEEI Springfield, and 1440 AM in Worcester on the UMass Sports Network.
The first show will be on Thursday, Aug. 28 at 7 p.m. leading up to the Minutemen's season opener vs. Boston College. The second episode (Thursday, Sept. 4) will broadcast live online from The Hangar at 7 p.m. and be aired on tape delay on the UMass Sports Network at a later time. The hour-long show shifts from Thursday to Monday nights beginning with the third episode on Sept. 15.
Hosted by Whipple and the "Voice of the Minutemen," Josh Maurer, the hour-long show features highlights, a preview of UMass' upcoming game, and special player guests. Fans will also be able to ask questions via email and Twitter. Send questions to Coach Whipple via a form on UMassAthletics.com or @UMassSportsNet on Twitter. Whipple will answer selected questions.
In addition to listening to the Bud Light UMass Football Show on the radio, fans can listen live online and on their mobile devices via the TuneIn Radio app. A podcast of each show will be posted on UMassAthletics.com the following day.
The 2014 Bud Light UMass Football Show Schedule Thursday, August 28
Thursday, September 4*
Monday, September 15
Monday, September 22
Monday, September 29
Monday, October 13
Monday, October 20
Monday, November 10
Monday, November 24 *Please note that the September 4 radio show will air live ONLINE ONLY. That show can be heard later on tape delay on 105.5 FM WEEI Springfield and the UMass Sports Network.