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Running back Marquis Young rushed for over 200 yards as UMass beat Buffalo 31-26 Friday in its season finale.

UMass stops Buffalo, wins season finale 31-26

Friday, November 27, 2015

AMHERST, N.Y. — When the final seconds of the UMass football team’s 31-26 win over Buffalo ticked off the UB Stadium clock, there was elation on the Minuteman sideline. The scene resembled the one just over three years ago when UMass won its first Bowl Subdivision game at Akron. Everybody found someone to hug. Tears of joy were hard to …

No. 3 Quinnipiac hockey rides strong first period in win over UMass

Friday, November 27, 2015

AMHERST — A Marc Hetnik rocket had the Mullins Center rocking. The UMass hockey team’s junior defenseman blasted the puck past Quinnipiac goalie Michael Garteig 5 minutes, 11 seconds into the third period to cut the No. 3 Bobcats’ lead to two. Then junior captain Steven Iacobellis nearly deflected a second goal in …

Matt Vautour: Marquis Young gives UMass a glance at future

Friday, November 27, 2015

AMHERST, N.Y. Coming out of nearby Fairport, New York, Marquis Young got some recruiting interest from Buffalo, but the Bulls never made him an offer despite 1,381 yards and 12 touchdowns as a high school senior. He didn’t forget and he didn’t forgive. While Young was celebrating and taking congratulations from anyone and …

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