2014 UMass Dartmouth Football News

October 24, 2014
Corsairs Host Coaches vs. Cancer Game vs. Buccaneers
DARTMOUTH, Mass. – The UMass Dartmouth football team and head coach Mark Robichaud have teamed up with the American Cancer Society’s Coaches vs. Cancer initiative.

October 18, 2014
Lancers Outlast Corsairs, 50-43
WORCESTER, Mass. – Senior wide receiver Abiola Aborishade (Attleboro, Mass.) registered 204 total yards of offense and three touchdowns, but it wasn’t enough as Worcester State University connected on a 43-yard touchdown pass with just under three minutes remaining in regulation to outlast the Corsairs, 50-43, this afternoon in a Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference football game at Coughlin Field.

October 15, 2014
Brummitt Earns NEFWA Golden Helmet
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – University of Massachusetts Dartmouth junior cornerback Shaquille Brummitt (Brookline, Mass.) was chosen as the prestigious New England Football Writers Association Division II-III Golden Helmet recipient this afternoon at the weekly luncheon held on the campus of Harvard University.

October 13, 2014
Brummitt, Hebra Earn MASCAC Awards
DARTMOUTH, Mass. – Two members of the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth football team were recognized by the Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) for their performances in the victory over Bridgewater State University on Friday night at Swenson Field.

October 10, 2014
Special Teams, Defense Lead Corsairs Past Bears
BRIDGEWATER, Mass. – The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth football team executed all three phases of the game to earn a convincing 37-10 Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) victory over rival Bridgewater State University this evening at Swenson Field.

October 4, 2014
Rams' Ride Strong 2nd Half To Victory
DARTMOUTH, Mass. – Framingham State University scored 34 unanswered second half points to snap a 14-all halftime tie to earn a 48-14 Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) victory over the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth this afternoon at Cressy Field.

September 27, 2014
Cooper, Aborishade lead Corsairs past Panthers, 20-5
PLYMOUTH, N.H. – Junior Preston Cooper (Wareham, Mass.) and senior Abiola Aborishade (Attleboro, Mass.) combined for 300 yards of offense Saturday afternoon to lead the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth football team to a 20-5 victory over Plymouth State University in a Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) contest at Currier Field.

September 20, 2014
Late Corsair Charge Falls Just Short In MASCAC Opener
DARTMOUTH, Mass. – Junior Jason Ferri (Billerica, Mass.) pulled in a pair of fourth quarter touchdown receptions to whittle the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth deficit to 14-13, but a missed extra point with 41 seconds remaining in regulation allowed visiting Westfield State University to escape the Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) football opener this afternoon at Cressy Field.

September 12, 2014
Cooper Rushed For 106 Yards and 3 TDs in Corsair Loss
DARTMOUTH, Mass. – Springfield College junior quarterback Jonathan Marrero (Boston, Mass.) rushed for 97 yards and three touchdowns to power the Pride to a 41-20 victory over home standing UMass Dartmouth this evening in a NCAA Division III football non-conference game played on Cressy Field.

September 8, 2014
Mathurin Named MASCAC Rookie of the Week
NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass. – University of Massachusetts Dartmouth freshman Marvey Mathurin (Woburn, Mass.) was selected as the Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) Rookie of the Week for his performance during the Corsairs' 21-14 season-opening victory at Mount Ida College on Friday night.

September 5, 2014
UMass Dartmouth Opens 2014 Campaign At Mount Ida
In 2013, UMass Dartmouth featured one of the youngest rosters in Division III with a total of 70 underclassmen, including 56 freshmen.

September 5, 2014
Corsairs Tame Mustangs In Season-Opener, 21-14
NEWTON, Mass. – Senior wide receiver Abiola Aborishade (Attleboro, Mass.) accounted for 175 yards of total offense and a pair of touchdowns to power the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth football team to a 21-14 season-opening victory over homestanding Mount Ida College this evening at Alumni Field.

August 5, 2014
Tarpey Named To USA College Football Preseason All-America Team
NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass. – University of Massachusetts Dartmouth junior linebacker Derek Tarpey (Tewksbury, Mass.) was recently named to the 2014 USA College Football Division III Preseason All-America team.