1960 Connecticut Huskies football team

American college football team season

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1960 Connecticut Huskies football
Yankee Conference co-champion
ConferenceYankee Conference
Record5–4 (3–1 Yankee)
Head coach
Home stadiumMemorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1959
1961 →
1960 Yankee Conference football standings
Conf Overall
Team W   L   T W   L   T
Connecticut + 3 1 0 5 4 0
UMass + 3 1 0 7 2 0
Maine 3 2 0 4 3 1
New Hampshire 2 2 0 4 3 0
Rhode Island 1 4 0 3 5 0
Vermont 0 2 0 1 6 0
  • + – Conference co-champions

The 1960 Connecticut Huskies football team represented the University of Connecticut in the 1960 NCAA College Division football season. The Huskies were led by ninth-year head coach Bob Ingalls, and completed the season with a record of 5–4.[1][2]

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
September 24at Yale*L 8–1122,678[3]
October 1at Rutgers*L 6–198,888[4]
October 8at UMassW 31–0
October 15Maine
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Storrs, CT
W 30–2
October 22Boston University*
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Storrs, CT
W 16–14
October 29at New HampshireL 9–17[5]
November 5at Buffalo*W 31–24
November 12Rhode Island
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Storrs, CT (rivalry)
W 42–6
November 19at Holy Cross*L 6–3010,000[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 24 January 2016.
  2. ^ "Connecticut Game by Game Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Archived from the original on 24 March 2016. Retrieved 24 January 2016.
  3. ^ Newell, Bill (September 25, 1960). "Yale Squeezes Past Connecticut, 11-8". The Hartford Courant. Hartford, Conn. p. 1C – via Newspapers.com.
  4. ^ Newell, Bill (October 2, 1960). "Rugged Rutgers Rips Uconns, 19-6". The Hartford Courant. Hartford, Conn. p. 1C – via Newspapers.com.
  5. ^ "New Hampshire Upsets Uconns". The Akron Beacon Journal. October 30, 1960. p. 7B – via Newspapers.com.
  6. ^ Keane, Clif (November 20, 1960). "Holy Cross Rolls Over UConn, 30-6". The Boston Sunday Globe. Boston, Mass. p. 69 – via Newspapers.com.
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