1969 Connecticut Huskies football team

American college football team season

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1969 Connecticut Huskies football
ConferenceYankee Conference
Record5–4 (3–2 Yankee)
Head coach
Home stadiumMemorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1968
1970 →
1969 Yankee Conference football standings
Conf Overall
Team W   L   T W   L   T
UMass $ 5 0 0 6 3 0
Connecticut 3 2 0 5 4 0
Maine 3 2 0 5 4 0
Vermont 2 3 0 3 6 0
New Hampshire 1 4 0 3 5 0
Rhode Island 1 4 0 2 7 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1969 Connecticut Huskies football team represented the University of Connecticut in the 1969 NCAA College Division football season. The Huskies were led by fourth year head coach John Toner, and completed the season with a record of 5–4.[1][2]

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
September 20at VermontW 26–66,500[3]
September 27at Yale*W 19–1536,421[4]
October 4New HampshireL 6–14
October 18at MaineW 28–7
October 25UMass
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Storrs, CT (rivalry)
L 7–28
November 1at Boston University*L 21–37
November 8Rutgers*
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Storrs, CT
W 28–2210,346[5]
November 15at Rhode IslandW 25–15
November 22Baldwin–Wallace*
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Storrs, CT
L 33–43
  • *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 25 January 2016.
  2. ^ "Connecticut Game by Game Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Archived from the original on 24 March 2016. Retrieved 25 January 2016.
  3. ^ "Connecticut whips Catamounts, 26–6 as Mike Zito sets rushing record". The Hartford Courant. September 21, 1969. Retrieved June 3, 2021 – via Newspapers.com.
  4. ^ Wallace, William N. (September 28, 1969). "Elis bow, 19–15, to Connecticut". The New York Times. p. S1.
  5. ^ Newell, Bill (November 9, 1969). "UConn Sets Records in 28-22 Win". The Hartford Courant. p. 1C. Retrieved June 3, 2021 – via Newspapers.com.
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