1984 Connecticut Huskies football team

American college football team season

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1984 Connecticut Huskies football
ConferenceYankee Conference
Record3–8 (1–4 Yankee)
Head coach
Home stadiumMemorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1983
1985 →
1984 Yankee Conference football standings
Conf Overall
Team W   L   T W   L   T
No. 3 Rhode Island +^ 4 1 0 10 3 0
No. 4 Boston University +^ 4 1 0 9 3 0
No. 11 New Hampshire 3 2 0 9 2 0
Maine 2 3 0 5 6 0
Connecticut 1 4 0 3 8 0
UMass 1 4 0 3 8 0
  • + – Conference co-champions
  • ^ – NCAA Division I-AA playoff participant
Rankings from NCAA Division I-AA Football Committee poll

The 1984 Connecticut Huskies football team represented the University of Connecticut in the 1984 NCAA Division I-AA football season. The Huskies were led by second year head coach Tom Jackson, and completed the season with a record of 3–8.[1][2]

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
September 8Colgate*L 3–96,500[3]
September 15Lehigh*L 7–104,821[4]
September 22Morgan State*
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Storrs, CT
W 41–14
September 29at Yale*W 20–032,318[5]
October 6at New HampshireL 12–13
October 13at Lafayette*L 0–1011,300[6]
October 20at No. 4 Holy Cross*L 0–4120,659[7]
October 27Maine
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Storrs, CT
L 10–13
November 3at UMassW 21–16
November 10Boston University
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Storrs, CT
L 17–2113,367
November 17No. T–6 Rhode Island
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Storrs, CT (rivalry)
L 19–2910,446

References

  1. ^ 2015 UConn Football Media Guide (PDF). UConn Huskies. p. 121. Archived from the original (PDF) on 18 November 2015. Retrieved 13 February 2016.
  2. ^ "Connecticut Game by Game Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Archived from the original on 24 March 2016. Retrieved 13 February 2016.
  3. ^ Smith, George (September 9, 1984). "Gamble Robs UConn". The Hartford Courant. Hartford, Conn. p. D1 – via Newspapers.com.
  4. ^ Smith, George (September 9, 1984). "UConn Stung in Last Second". The Hartford Courant. Hartford, Conn. pp. E1, E18 – via Newspapers.com.
  5. ^ Thomsen, Ian (September 30, 1984). "UConn Coasts; Yale Thrashed by Huskies, 20-0". Boston Sunday Globe. Boston, Mass. p. 102 – via Newspapers.com.
  6. ^ Smith, George (October 14, 1984). "Failed Kick Costly in UConn Loss". The Hartford Courant. Hartford, Conn. pp. C13, C18 – via Newspapers.com.
  7. ^ Smith, George (October 21, 1984). "Holy Cross Brings UConn Fears to Life". The Hartford Courant. Hartford, Conn. pp. B1, B20 – via Newspapers.com.
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