1963 Connecticut Huskies football team

American college football team season

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1963 Connecticut Huskies football
ConferenceYankee Conference
Record2–6 (1–3 Yankee)
Head coach
Home stadiumMemorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1962
1964 →
1963 Yankee Conference football standings
Conf Overall
Team W   L   T W   L   T
UMass $ 5 0 0 8 0 1
Maine 3 2 0 5 3 0
Rhode Island 2 3 0 4 5 0
Vermont 2 2 0 6 2 0
Connecticut 1 3 0 2 6 0
New Hampshire 1 4 0 2 6 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1963 Connecticut Huskies football team represented the University of Connecticut in the 1963 NCAA College Division football season. The Huskies were led by 12th-year head coach Bob Ingalls, and completed the season with a record of 2–6.[1][2]

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
September 28at Yale*L 0–330,610[3]
October 5at Temple*L 7–99,000[4]
October 12UMassL 3–21
October 19at MaineL 12–35
October 26Delaware*
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Storrs, CT
L 14–268,087[5]
November 2New Hampshire
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Storrs, CT
W 21–6
November 9at Boston University*W 22–0
November 16vs. Rhode Island
L 12–13
November 23Holy Cross
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Storrs, CT
Canceled
  • *Non-conference game

References

  1. ^ 2015 UConn Football Media Guide (PDF). UConn Huskies. p. 121. 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. ^ Laney, Al (September 29, 1963). "Yale Scared Silly, but Beats UConns". The Boston Sunday Globe. Boston, Mass. p. 85 – via Newspapers.com.
  4. ^ Keyes, Frank (October 6, 1963). "Temple Overtakes UConns". The Hartford Courant. Hartford, Conn. p. 2C – via Newspapers.com. Attendance figure in "Temple's Gridders Upset Connecticut". Democrat and Chronicle. Rochester, N.Y. October 6, 1963. p. 2D.
  5. ^ Lee, Bill (October 27, 1963). "Delaware Struggles to Down UConns". The Hartford Courant. Hartford, Conn. p. 1C – via Newspapers.com.
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