UMass Vs. Miami (OH) 2012: Game Time, TV Schedule, Odds And More

Sep 8, 2012; Foxborough, MA, USA; Massachusetts Minutemen running back Michael Cox (5) runs the ball against the Indiana Hoosiers during the first half at Gillette Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark L. Baer-US PRESSWIRE

The UMass Minutemen and Miami (OH) RedHawks will do battle on Saturday afternoon.

On Saturday afternoon at Yager Stadium, the UMass Minutemen will try to win their first game of the season against the Miami (OH) RedHawks.

So far, it's been predictably rough sledding for the Minutemen. UMass has given each game its best shot but fallen woefully short against the UConn Huskies, Indiana Hoosiers and Michigan Wolverines by the combines score of 145-19.

However, one bright spot in the loss at Michigan was the play of senior running back Michael Cox, who gained 76 yards on 18 carries.

Miami (OH) comes into the game 1-2. The two losses have come at the hands of two excellent teams in the Boise State Broncos and Ohio State Buckeyes. The RedHawks lone win was over the Southern Illinois Salukis, 30-14.

Zac Dysert has played splendid football for Miami (OH) this year, completing 68.1% of his pass attempts. Against Boise State, Dysert was 20-of-27 for 176 yards in the defeat.

TV: ESPN Regional (ABC 5, Boston /ESPN3)

Time: 12:00 p.m. ET

Odds: MIAMI -26.5

For more on UMass football, please be sure to check out our College Football Hub and SB Nation Boston for all the latest news and updates.

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join SB Nation Boston

You must be a member of SB Nation Boston to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Boston. You should read them.

Join SB Nation Boston

You must be a member of SB Nation Boston to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Boston. You should read them.

Spinner

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.