Found April 20, 2013 on College Spun:
We’ve already seen a few schools pay tribute to the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings with decals and other cool notions. UMass went one step further. Members of UMass’ football team will be wearing special jerseys to honor the four people who lost their lives this week. One jersey will also read #BostonStrong on the back. Matt Vautour of the Daily Hampshire Gazette has all the details: UMass’ Randall Jette will wear MIT Police Officer Sean Collier’s name on his jersey instead of his own at Spring Game — Matt Vautour(@GazetteUMass) April 19, 2013 Jette joins Afonso (Krystle Campbell), Andre (Martin Richard), Howard (Lu Lingzi) Blanchflower (Boston Strong) w/special UMass jerseys Sat — Matt Vautour(@GazetteUMass) April 19, 2013 Photos of UMass football jerseys honoring Marathon bombing victims and first responders for today’s spring game — Matt Vautour(@GazetteUMass) April 20, 2013
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