A pre-St. Patrick’s Day celebration near the flagship campus of the University of Massachusetts spiraled out of control, pitting police in riot gear against thousands of drunken and unruly revelers at the annual “Blarney Blowout.
Students began drinking in the morning in a traditional all-day party before they leave for spring break.
The University of Massachusetts has a great shot of getting invited to the NCAA men’s basketball tournament later this month, but the campus paper might not be able to send its’ staff to cover it.
Mark Whipple, recently hired for his second stint as UMass Amherst head football coach, stopped by the studio to talk about the upcoming football season with Gresh and Hardy.
Charley Molnar has been fired as head football coach at UMass, the school announced Thursday.
Governor Deval Patrick says building a better economy in Massachusetts begins in the classroom.
Conversations about college choices and payment should take place before the kid gets out of middle school.
The UMass Minutemen scored late in the fourth quarter on Saturday against Western Michigan at Gillette Stadium, and they needed just an extra point in order to tie the game.
University of Massachusetts President Robert Caretsays he’s backing President Obama’s college cost-control plan.
Twenty million kids are living in a home with a single parent.