1956 Connecticut Huskies football team

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1956 Connecticut Huskies football
Yankee Conference champion
Conference Yankee Conference
1956 record 6–2–1 (3–0–1 Yankee)
Head coach Robert Ingalls
Home stadium Memorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1955
1957 →
1956 Yankee Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Connecticut $ 3 0 1     6 2 1
Maine 3 1 0     5 2 0
New Hampshire 2 1 1     3 4 1
Vermont 1 2 0     2 5 0
UMass 1 3 0     2 5 1
Rhode Island 1 4 0     2 6 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1956 Connecticut Huskies football team represented the University of Connecticut in the 1956 college football season. The Huskies were led by fifth-year head coach Robert Ingalls, and completed the season with a record of 6–2–1.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 22 Springfield* Memorial StadiumStorrs, CT L 12–41  
September 29 at Yale* Yale BowlNew Haven, CT L 14–19  
October 6 Rutgers* Memorial Stadium • Storrs, CT W 27–7  
October 13 UMass Memorial Stadium • Storrs, CT (Rivalry) W 71–6  
October 20 Maine Memorial Stadium • Storrs, CT W 13–7  
October 26 Delaware* Memorial Stadium • Storrs, CT W 26–14  
November 3 at New Hampshire Cowell StadiumDurham, NH T 0–0  
November 10 Northeastern* Memorial Stadium • Storrs, CT W 26–0  
November 17 at Rhode Island Meade StadiumKingston, RI (Ramnapping Trophy) W 51–6  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2015 UConn Football Media Guide (PDF). UConn Huskies. p. 120. Retrieved 24 January 2016. 
  2. ^ "Connecticut Game by Game Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved 24 January 2016.