Derek Beck

Massachusetts Minutemen #89 - Wide Receiver

  • Height: 6-4
  • Weight: 205

UMass Spring Game Preview

The UMass Minutemen unofficially kickoff their penultimate season in the MAC with their spring game on Wednesday night in Amherst

It can't get any worse for UMass

In replacing Charley Molnar, UMass went with a coach who not only has a lot of experience, but has experience coaching at UMass. Mark Whipple returns to Amherst for his second go-round as head...

Wegzyn, Bedell, Beck Transfer From UMass


Charley Molnar has thus far lost two coaches and three scholarship players in the wake of a second-straight one-win season in Amherst.

BGSU Tramples UMass in 28-7 Victory


UMass played very well on defense for about 20 minutes on Saturday, but their offense was once again utterly devoid of any productivity whatsoever. Under the weight of that burden, the defense...

UMass wins first quarter, loses 37-7 to K-State

The UMass Minutemen led 7-6 after the first quarter, but a 21-point second quarter by Kansas State left the Minutemen on the losing side once again.

UMass loses to Maine, creates more questions

Losing to Wisconsin by 45? Fine. Losing to Maine by what felt like 30? Not fine. Two weeks into the second year for the UMass football team and there are already more questions than just about...

Injuries the talk ahead of UMass clash with Maine

Shakur Nesmith has been ruled out of Saturday's game against Maine while Rob Blanchflower and Jordan Broadnax are considered questionable to make a return to the lineup.

UMass handed 45-0 season-opening loss

The UMass Minutemen struggled to move the football on offense and were gashed by big play after big play by the Wisconsin Badgers en route to a 45-0 season-opening loss.

UMass releases first two-deep depth chart

A complete list of every Minuteman who will likely see significant time against Wisconsin on Saturday was released by UMass on Wednesday.

Week 1 defense preview with

Our weekly series begins with a look at how "Aranda's attackers" match-up with the Minutemen. We welcome Daniel Malone from to preview Wisconsin's opponent this week.

UMass star Blanchflower questionable for opener

Star tight end Rob Blanchflower has been dealing with injuries throughout training camp and likely won't practice again until the Minutemen open against Wisconsin.

UMass Walk-on WR Shakur Nesmith's stock is rising

A 6-foot-5 product from Pennsylvania and a recruited walk-on, Nesmith has taken advantage of his opportunities at camp to fly up the depth chart at wide receiver.