UMass Women’s Lacrosse Scandal: 211 Goal Scorer Katie Ferris Turns UMass Superfan Josh Brown Over To UMass Athletic Administration


Follow us on Twitter and on Facebook   If you’ve followed UMass basketball at all the last few years, then you know who Josh Brown is. I first noticed him last year during games on TV. He’s kind of hard to miss. He’s tall. He’s African-American. He yells the entire game. And sometimes he is Captain America: I…

Worcester Native Naadir Tharpe Simply Must Come To UMass After Leaving Kansas


Follow us on Twitter and like us on Facebook   LAWRENCE, Kan. — Kansas starting point guard Naadir Tharpe will transfer closer to home for his final season of eligibility, ending a tumultuous run with the Jayhawks that included three Big 12 championships and multiple off-court distractions. The Massachusetts native said in a statement issued by the school Thursday that he made…

These Commenters Really, Really Hate TurtleBoy Sports And Claim They Will Kill To Prove Their Point


Follow us on Twitter and like us on Facebook   What’s with all the hate people? Look, I understand some of you aren’t going to agree with everything we say over here at TurtleBoy Sports. Our business model is pretty clear – offer strong opinions about all things sports and entertainment. Also known as “hot takes.” You’re free…

I Wish The Westboro Baptist Church Would TRY To Protest Derrick Gordon Being Gay At UMass Amherst


Follow us on Twitter and like us on Facebook   Masslive: A day after University of Massachusetts sophomore Derrick Gordon revealed to the public that he is gay, the Westboro Baptist Church tweeted Thursday(and in Spanish, too) that it will travel to Amherst to demonstrate and picket at the university. Date, time and other logistical information is not yet available (the church maintains…

If You’re From Massachusetts, And You Root For UConn To Win Final Four Are You a Carpetbagging Traitor?


Follow us on Twitter and like us on Facebook   “I really don’t get the UConn thing.” Saw this post on a friend’s Facebook today. Basically started a shitstorm of wicked smart comments like this: “Ha, Massachusetts college sports teams are awesome, so u understand why u can’t comprehend. get on board though bro, team of…