1896 Connecticut Aggies football team

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1896 Connecticut Aggies football
Conference Independent
1896 record 5–3
Home stadium Athletic Fields
Seasons
1897 →

The 1896 Connecticut Aggies football team represented Connecticut Agricultural College, now the University of Connecticut, in the 1896 college football season. This was the first year that the school fielded a football team. The Aggies completed the season with a record of 5–3, against a mix of nearby high school and YMCA teams.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 3 at Rockville High School* Rockville, CT W 16–6  
October 10 at Norwich Free Academy* Norwich, CT L 6–22  
October 17 Willimantic YMCA* Athletic Fields • Storrs, CT W 16–0  
October 24 Willimantic YMCA* Athletic Fields • Storrs, CT W 6–0  
October 31 Middletown High School* Athletic Fields • Storrs, CT L 0–4  
November 7 at Willimantic High School* Willimantic, CT W 16–8  
November 14 Willimantic High School* Athletic Fields • Storrs, CT W 4–0  
November 26 at Middletown High School* Middletown, CT L 0–16  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2015 UConn Football Media Guide (PDF). UConn Huskies. p. 118. Retrieved 28 August 2015. 
  2. ^ "Connecticut Game by Game Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved 15 October 2015.