Imhotep's Naseir Upshur recieves offer from UMass

Naseir Upshur, a sophomore tight end from Imhotep Charter, received a football scholarship offer from Massachusetts.

The 6-foot-3, 220-pounder averaged 6.4 yards per catch as a freshman as is expected to have a larger role this season with one of the area's top teams. The Panthers open the season against on Aug. 31 against Ohio's Cardinal Mooney in a 1 p.m. game at Youngstown State in Ohio.