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by massprof
Sun Dec 01, 2019 2:56 pm
Forum: Football Forum
Topic: State of the Progam
Replies: 1051
Views: 94684

Re: State of the Progam

I don't object to the idea that the "culture" of the program needed change. BUT, one key aspect of team culture is having respect for and buying into the leadership of the coaching staff. This is one of the things that troubles me a lot going forward. Will the team buy into the program if (1) the HC...
by massprof
Sat Nov 02, 2019 12:42 pm
Forum: Football Forum
Topic: Game 9: vs Liberty - 11/2/2019
Replies: 47
Views: 1967

Re: Game 9: vs Liberty - 11/2/2019

It's now halftime. Thus far I've seen THREE offside penalties by the defense, an early penalty by the offense called for too many men in the backfield (who the hell called that play???!!!), just about the worst defense all year, not to mention terrible offensive play calling, especially on 3rd and s...
by massprof
Sat Nov 02, 2019 12:22 pm
Forum: Football Forum
Topic: FIRE WALT BELL!
Replies: 196
Views: 8420

Re: FIRE WALT BELL!

Well, realistically he's not going to be fired this year and most probably not next year either. But watching this debacle at home (sick with a bad cold) and hearing the announcers repeatedly question why no one (how about a safety??) is playing the deep middle of the field, I challenge anyone to de...
by massprof
Mon Oct 07, 2019 2:27 pm
Forum: Football Forum
Topic: State of the Progam
Replies: 1051
Views: 94684

Re: State of the Progam

Can we please get back to a discussion of football?? Is everyone now so despondent that there is no longer any discussion of the game performance and the state of the program? Yes, I'm just as despondent as everyone else, being a 40-year season ticket holder, but I feel the need to throw out my own ...
by massprof
Wed Feb 27, 2019 10:27 pm
Forum: Men's Hoop Forum
Topic: State of the program
Replies: 1211
Views: 73597

Re: State of the program

Yesterday, Joe Sullivan posted a column in the Boston Globe that covered a bunch of topics related to college hoops. One of the topics was the state of UMass men's basketball. Sullivan apparently interviewed Coach McCall shortly after the St. Joe's game ... he went pretty easy on McCall considering ...
by massprof
Tue Feb 26, 2019 8:13 pm
Forum: Men's Hoop Forum
Topic: Game 28, 2018-19: Dayton (2/26)
Replies: 94
Views: 10902

Re: Game 28, 2018-19: Dayton (2/26)

According to assistant coach, Samba’s knee is bothering him. Could be a recurring problem.