UMass http://wrkf.org en UMass Bets Big On Football Program Despite Poor Attendance http://wrkf.org/post/umass-bets-big-football-program-despite-poor-attendance Transcript <p>AUDIE CORNISH, HOST: <p>From professional basketball to college football now. The University of Massachusetts Amherst last year moved into the Football Bowl Subdivision, college football's top league. The move didn't happen without growing pains. As New England Public Radio's Henry Epp reports, the challenges go beyond winning games and filling seats.<p>HENRY EPP, BYLINE: Outside Gillette Stadium before the home game against Miami University of Ohio, the tailgate is on, despite thick clouds and persistent drizzle. Fri, 18 Oct 2013 20:29:00 +0000 editor 17658 at http://wrkf.org