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Thursday, September 07, 2017

Is Anthony Scaramucci a UMass football fan?

On Thursday morning Scaramucci, who briefly served as President Donald Trump’s communications director followed Twitter accounts for media members who cover UMass sports including the Daily Hampshire Gazette, MassLive, the Boston Herald, Bar Stool Sports, 247 Sports and the Maroon Musket.

The Maroon Musket tweeted at Scaramucci, whose @Scaramucci handle is blue-check verified by Twitter, asking for a prediction on the UMass vs. Old Dominion football game and got a response:

“UMASS” Scaramucci tweeted back.

Scarmucci is a Long Island native, who attended Tufts and Harvard.

Matt Vautour can be reached at mvautour@gazettenet.com. Get UMass coverage delivered in your Facebook news feed at www.facebook.com/GazetteUMassCoverage