1916 Connecticut Aggies football team

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1916 Connecticut Aggies football
ConferenceAthletic League of New England State Colleges
Record1–7 (0–3 New England)
Head coach
Home stadiumAthletic Fields
Seasons
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The 1916 Connecticut Aggies football team represented Connecticut Agricultural College, now the University of Connecticut, in the 1916 college football season. The Aggies were led by second year head coach John F. Donahue, and completed the season with a record of 1–7.[1][2]

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResultSource
September 23at Holy Cross*L 0–7[3]
September 30at Wesleyan*
L 0–7
October 7at Massachusetts
L 0–12
October 21at Vermont*L 10–21[4]
October 28at Rhode Island StateKingston, RI (rivalry)L 6–13
November 4New Hampshire
L 0–25
November 11at Stevens*Hoboken, NJL 3–19
November 18Norwich*
  • Athletic Fields
  • Storrs, CT
W 17–7
  • *Non-conference game

References

  1. ^ 2015 UConn Football Media Guide (PDF). UConn Huskies. p. 118. Archived from the original (PDF) on 18 November 2015. Retrieved 10 September 2015.
  2. ^ "Connecticut Game by Game Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Archived from the original on 5 September 2015. Retrieved 22 November 2015.
  3. ^ "Holy Cross gets lucky win 7 to 0". The Boston Post. September 24, 1916. Retrieved June 19, 2021 – via Newspapers.com.
  4. ^ "Aggies are beaten by Vermont team". The Hartford Courant. October 22, 1916. Retrieved June 19, 2021 – via Newspapers.com.
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