Friday, April 01, 2011

Friday-- April 1, 2001

Well, we're starting today with an April Fool's snow storm.

The Daily Collegian has an April 1st article.

Matty V. has a story about the start of UMass' spring practice. Freshman Brandon Hill and FR walk-on Jesse Hunt were nicked up and did not practice.

JUCO Ian Schultis has switched to #12. Bowling Green transfer Kellen Pagel is wearing #10. Ray Pendergast wears #14.

UPDATE: The UMass website has a video segment on the first day of practice.


The Salem News has a story on former UMass DL Kyle C. Harrington who is playing for the Arizona Rattlers. Kyle's Rattler's bio.


The scandal in the Bowls continued to widen yesterday as irregularities in the Orange Bowl and Sugar Bowl surfaced.

BC Blogger "Eagle in Atlanta" tells how the Fiesta Bowl spent $65,000 on a trip to Boston to listen to a presentation by Boston College's Gene Defilippo.


Appalachian State switches to the 3-4 defense.

Former USC WR Bryce Butler is looking into transferring to Delaware or UTC (at end of link).



Anonymous said...

I would have to say i'm not worried about Hill playing QB for us at all, from everything I've been hearing he's going to do great it seems. I'm more worried about the kicking situtaion. If I have to watch repeatedly over and over a Kicker kick it out of bounds on the kickoff, or the missed field goal attempts it's going to be another long season.

Anonymous said...

Hopefully the kicker we signed is a keeper. Last year the kicking game was a huge flaw of our team.

Anonymous said...

you figure having WR as a big need, we would have tried to get Butler instead of these JUCO kids. I hope the JUCO kids are successful but I got a feeling Butler will be a man among boys in FCS. He was a top 100 recruit out of high school, and was just caught in the depth chart because USC has the cream of the crop in skill positions like Freshmen ALL AMerican Robert Woods.