Meet New Head Football Coach Mark Whipple

Ride the wave of excitement surrounding the announcement of Mark Whipple returning home to serve as the next head coach of the UMass Minutemen football team! Coach Whipple will meet alumni and fans to share his enthusiasm for coming back to coach UMass in the FBS era and re-establish the winning tradition of UMass football. Don't wait - register to attend today!

Coach Whipple

View the press conference announcing Coach Whipple's return to UMass.

Register for Meet the Coach events.

Amherst, MA
Location: Amherst Brewing Company
10 University Drive
Date: Wednesday, February 12
Time: 4:30-6:30 p.m.

Springfield, MA
Watch the basketball game too!

Location: Basketball Hall of Fame - Theater
1000 Hall of Fame Ave
Date: Saturday, February 15
Time: 2:00-4:00 p.m.

Plymouth, MA
Location: East Bay Grille
173 Water Street
Date: Tuesday, February 18
Time: 5:30-7:00 p.m.

Boston, MA
Location: The Fours
166 Canal Street
Date: Thursday, February 19
Time: 5:30-7:00 p.m.

Lowell, MA
Location: The Cobblestones of Lowell
91 Dutton Street
Date: Thursday, February 20
Time: 5:30-7:00 p.m.

Worcester, MA
Location: Maxwell Silverman's at Union Station - 4th Floor
Union Station
Date: Tuesday, February 25
Time: 5:30-7:00 p.m.

Foxborough, MA
Location: Gillette Stadium - Putnam Club, Southeast Lounge
One Patriot Place
Date: Saturday, March 1
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Questions? Contact Kevin Fleming at or the Alumni Association at 800.456.UMASS or