FloSports, NESN to air UMass home football games in 2019

By Kevin Kelley -

FloSports and NESN will air UMass Minutemen home football games in 2019, the school announced on Monday.

FloSports will provide national coverage of all six UMass home games at FloFootball.com. Regional coverage will air on either NESN or NESNplus.

“We are pleased to enter into a new partnership with FloSports and extend our valuable relationship with NESN for the upcoming football season,” said UMass Director of Athletics Ryan Bamford. “Flo has been innovative in the digital space and NESN continues to be a regional leader in professional and college sports coverage. This multi-dimensional partnership to produce and distribute UMass football games aligns perfectly with our broadcast strategies to gain maximum visibility for our growing FBS program. It will guarantee that Minutemen fans can watch Coach Bell’s team from various platforms when they can’t be at McGuirk Alumni Stadium this season.”

Below are the six UMass football home games at McGuirk Alumni Stadium with kickoff times and television coverage (all times Eastern):

Saturday, Sept. 7
Southern Illinois at UMass – 3:30pm, FloSports/NESNplus

Saturday, Sept. 21
Coastal Carolina at UMass – 1:00pm, FloSports/NESN

Saturday, Sept. 28
Akron at UMass – 3:30pm, FloSports/NESN (tape delay at 5:30pm)

Saturday, Oct. 26
UConn at UMass – 3:30pm, FloSports/NESN/NESNplus

Saturday, Nov. 2
Liberty at UMass – Noon, FloSports/NESN

Saturday, Nov. 23
BYU at UMass – Noon, FloSports/NESN

UMass Football Schedule