1942 Connecticut Huskies football team

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1942 Connecticut Huskies football
New England Conference co-champion
Conference New England Conference
1942 record 6–2 (2–0 New England)
Head coach J. Orlean Christian (9th season)
Home stadium Gardner Dow Athletic Fields
Seasons
← 1941
1944 →
1942 New England Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
New Hampshire $ 3 0 0     6 0 0
Connecticut $ 2 0 0     6 2 0
Northeastern 0 1 0     0 5 1
Rhode Island 0 2 0     3 3 0
Maine 0 2 0     2 4 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1942 Connecticut Huskies football team represented the University of Connecticut in the 1942 college football season. The Huskies were led by ninth-year head coach J. Orlean Christian and completed the season with a record of 6–2. No team would be fielded in 1943 due to World War II.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 26 at Maryland* Byrd StadiumCollege Park, MD L 0–34  
October 3 Massachusetts State* Gardner Dow Athletic Fields • Storrs, CT (Rivalry) W 26–0  
October 10 Wesleyan* Gardner Dow Athletic Fields • Storrs, CT L 7–20  
October 17 at Maine Orono, ME W 26–7  
October 24 Springfield* Gardner Dow Athletic Fields • Storrs, CT W 21–14  
October 31 at Middlebury* Middlebury, VT W 32–0  
November 7 Rhode Island Gardner Dow Athletic Fields • Storrs, CT (Ramnapping Trophy) W 13–6  
November 14 at Coast Guard* Cadet Memorial Field • New London, CT W 16–0  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2015 UConn Football Media Guide (PDF). UConn Huskies. p. 120. Retrieved 17 January 2016. 
  2. ^ "Connecticut Game by Game Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved 17 January 2016.