|2022 UConn Huskies football|
|Offensive coordinator||Nick Charlton (1st season)|
|Defensive coordinator||Lou Spanos (3rd season)|
|Home stadium||Rentschler Field|
|2022 NCAA Division I FBS independents football records|
|No. 19 BYU||–||3||–||1|
|New Mexico State||–||1||–||4|
|As of September 26, 2022; Rankings from AP Poll|
The 2022 UConn Huskies football team represents the University of Connecticut (UConn) in the 2022 NCAA Division I FBS football season. The Huskies play their home games at Pratt & Whitney Stadium at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, Connecticut, and compete as an FBS independent. They are led by first-year head coach Jim L. Mora.
On September 5, following the team's 38–28 loss to FCS-school Holy Cross, head coach Randy Edsall announced he would be retiring at the end of the season. The following day, the school announced that Edsall had resigned effective immediately and defensive coordinator Lou Spanos was named the interim head coach.
On November 11, former NFL and UCLA head coach Jim L. Mora was named the school's 31st head coach beginning with the 2022 season. Shortly after the hire he helped serve as an offensive assistant for the remainder of the season.
UConn's schedule consists of six home games and six away games for the season.
|August 27||4:00 p.m.||at Utah State||FS1||L 20–31||19,553|
|September 3||12:00 p.m.||Central Connecticut||CW20/FOX61+||W 28–3||22,442|
|September 10||7:00 p.m.||Syracuse||CBSSN||L 14–48||25,114|
|September 17||12:00 p.m.||at No. 4 Michigan||ABC||L 0–59||109,639|
|September 24||7:30 p.m.||at No. 12 NC State||ACCRSN||L 10–41||56,919|
|October 1||3:30 p.m.||Fresno State||CBSSN|
|October 8||7:00 p.m.||at FIU||ESPN3/ESPN+|
|October 15||at Ball State|
|October 29||12:00 p.m.||Boston College||CBSSN|
|November 4||7:00 p.m.||UMass||CBSSN|
|November 12||12:00 p.m.||Liberty||CBSSN|
|November 19||12:00 p.m.||at Army||CBSSN|
|2022 UConn Huskies football team roster|
at Utah State
|Time of possession||28:17||31:43|
|Time of possession||34:38||25:22|
|Time of possession||25:08||34:52|
at No. 4 Michigan
|No. 4 Wolverines||17||21||7||14||59|
|Time of possession||25:53||34:07|
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- Bonjour, Doug (September 7, 2021). "Day after Randy Edsall's departure, Uconn shifts focus to Purdue: 'Bit of a roller coaster'". CT Insider. Retrieved October 2, 2021.
- Rittenberg, Adam (November 11, 2021). "UConn hires former UCLA coach Jim Mora to lead football program". ESPB. Retrieved November 20, 2021.