1951 Connecticut Huskies football team

American college football team season

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1951 Connecticut Huskies football
ConferenceYankee Conference
Record4–4 (2–1 Yankee)
Head coach
Home stadiumGardner Dow Athletic Fields
Seasons
← 1950
1952 →
1951 Yankee Conference football standings
Conf Overall
Team W   L   T W   L   T
Maine $ 3 0 1 6 0 1
UMass 2 0 0 3 4 1
Connecticut 2 1 0 4 4 0
New Hampshire 1 2 1 5 2 1
Rhode Island 1 3 0 3 5 0
Vermont 0 3 0 0 7 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1951 Connecticut Huskies football team represented the University of Connecticut in the 1951 college football season. The Huskies were led by second year head coach Arthur Valpey, and completed the season with a record of 4–4.[1][2]

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
September 29Delaware*
W 27–147,500[3]
October 13at Williams*L 6–7
October 13Springfield*
  • Gardner Dow Athletic Fields
  • Storrs, CT
W 7–0
October 20at MaineOrono, MEL 19–49
October 27at Buffalo*L 6–20
November 3New Hampshire
  • Gardner Dow Athletic Fields
  • Storrs, CT
W 20–0
November 10American International*
L 0–6
November 17Rhode Island
  • Gardner Dow Athletic Fields
  • Storrs, CT (rivalry)
W 21–6
  • *Non-conference game

References

  1. ^ 2015 UConn Football Media Guide (PDF). UConn Huskies. p. 120. Archived from the original (PDF) on 18 November 2015. Retrieved 21 January 2016.
  2. ^ "Connecticut Game by Game Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Archived from the original on 24 March 2016. Retrieved 21 January 2016.
  3. ^ Ruck, Don (September 30, 1951). "Irv Panciera Paces Connecticut Eleven to 27-14 Upset Victory over Delaware". The Hartford Courant. Hartford, Conn. sect. IV, p. 3 – via Newspapers.com.
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