2014 UMass Dartmouth Football News

  • Aborishade Earns All-ECAC Honors
    December 23, 2014
    Aborishade Earns All-ECAC Honors DARTMOUTH, Mass. –University of Massachusetts Dartmouth senior Abiola Aborishade (Attleboro, Mass.) was honored by the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) this afternoon when the 2014 Division III Football North All-Star teams were announced.
  • 5 Football Players Earn All-MASCAC Honors
    November 19, 2014
    5 Football Players Earn All-MASCAC Honors DARTMOUTH, Mass. – Five members of the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth football team garnered individual honors this afternoon when the Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) office announced its 2014 awards program.
  • Cronin Earns ECAC, MASCAC Weekly Honors
    November 14, 2014
    Cronin Earns ECAC, MASCAC Weekly Honors DARTMOUTH, Mass. – University of Massachusetts Dartmouth freshman Matt Cronin (Framingham, Mass.) was selected as the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division III Northeast Special Teams Player of the Week this afternoon for his performance in the Corsairs’ 37-36 dramatic victory over Fitchburg State University this past Saturday.
  • Corsairs Celebrate Senior Day With Dramatic Win
    November 08, 2014
    Corsairs Celebrate Senior Day With Dramatic Win DARTMOUTH, Mass. – The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth football team snatched victory from the jaws of defeat as sophomore quarterback Trent Barneys (Avenel, N.J.) connected with senior Jake Scott (Somerset, Mass.) for a 31-yard touchdown reception to edge Fitchburg State University (5-4), 37-36, this afternoon. The Corsairs scored 14 unanswered points late in the fourth quarter to send the Class of 2014 to their first home win of the season.
  • 4th Quarter Surge Leads Colonials Past Corsairs
    November 01, 2014
    4th Quarter Surge Leads Colonials Past Corsairs DANBURY, Conn. -- University of Massachusetts Dartmouth junior Derek Tarpey (Tewksbury, Mass.) registered 17 tackles and an interception return for a touchdown, but Western Connecticut State University scored 16 unanswered points in the fourth quarter to escape with a 30-14 victory this afternoon at The WAC.
  • Aborishade Breaks Receiving Record In Corsair Loss
    October 25, 2014
    Aborishade Breaks Receiving Record In Corsair Loss DARTMOUTH, Mass. – Senior wide receiver Abiola Aborishade (Attleboro, Mass.) established a new single-season reception record and the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth took a 21-19 lead into halftime, but the Massachusetts Maritime Academy responded with 27 second-half points to edge the Corsairs 46-41 this afternoon in a Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) football game played on Cressy Field.
  • Corsairs Host Coaches vs. Cancer Game vs. Buccaneers
    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.
  • Lancers Outlast Corsairs, 50-43
    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.
  • Brummitt  Earns NEFWA Golden Helmet
    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.
  • Brummitt, Hebra Earn MASCAC Awards
    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.
  • Special Teams, Defense Lead Corsairs Past Bears
    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.
  • Rams' Ride Strong 2nd Half To Victory
    October 04, 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.
  • Cooper, Aborishade lead Corsairs past Panthers, 20-5
    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.
  • Late Corsair Charge Falls Just Short In MASCAC Opener
    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.
  • Cooper Rushed For 106 Yards and 3 TDs in Corsair Loss
    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.
  • Mathurin Named MASCAC Rookie of the Week
    September 08, 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.
  • UMass Dartmouth Opens 2014 Campaign At Mount Ida
    September 05, 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.
  • Corsairs Tame Mustangs In Season-Opener, 21-14
    September 05, 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.
  • Tarpey Named To USA College Football Preseason All-America Team
    August 05, 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.