Latest Walt Bell News

Hoosiers hire ex-UMass coach as new offensive coordinator

Dec. 09, 2021 16:04 PM EST

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Former UMass head coach Walt Bell was hired Thursday as Indiana's new offensive coordinator. The 37-year-old Bell was fired after nine games last season, finishing his tenure at UMass with a 2-23 record over three seasons. Bell replaces Nick...

Maine hands struggling UMass 35-10 loss

Nov. 13, 2021 15:36 PM EST

AMHERST, Mass. (AP) — Joe Fagnano threw a pair of scores, Elija Barnwell ran for two and Maine handed reeling UMass its second-straight loss to a FCS opponent, 35-10 on Saturday. After the Minutemen (1-9) lost to Rhode Island 35-22 last week, head coach Walt Bell and...

UMass fires coach Walt Bell after 2-23 record over 3 seasons

Nov. 07, 2021 15:31 PM EST

AMHERST, Mass. (AP) — Massachusetts fired coach Walt Bell on Sunday after he went 2-23 over three seasons leading the Minutemen. Athletic director Ryan Bamford announced defensive coordinator Tommy Restivo also had been relieved of his duties. Offensive line coach and...