1965 Richmond Spiders football team

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1965 Richmond Spiders football
Conference Southern Conference
1965 record 0–10 (0–6 SoCon)
Head coach Ed Merrick (15th year)
Home stadium City Stadium
Seasons
← 1964
1966 →
1965 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
West Virginia $   4 0         6 4  
William & Mary   5 1         6 4  
East Carolina   3 1         9 1  
VMI   3 2         3 7  
George Washington   4 3         5 5  
Davidson   2 3         6 4  
Furman   2 3         5 5  
The Citadel   2 6         2 8  
Richmond   0 6         0 10  
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1965 Richmond Spiders football team represented the University of Richmond in the 1965 NCAA football season.[1] The Spiders were led by 15th year head coach Ed Merrick and played their home games at City Stadium.[2] They were members of the Southern Conference. The 1965 campaign marked Merrick's final year as head coach after Richmond finished with a winless 0–10 (0–6 SoCon) record.[2][3]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 18 at West Virginia Mountaineer FieldMorgantown, WV L 0–56  
September 25 Virginia Tech* City StadiumRichmond, VA L 7–25  
October 2 at Southern Miss* M. M. Roberts StadiumHattiesburg, MS L 7–28  
October 9 East Carolina City Stadium • Richmond, VA L 13–34  
October 16 at Buffalo* Buffalo, NY L 0–24  
October 23 at Boston College* Alumni StadiumChestnut Hill, MA L 7–38  
October 30 The Citadel City Stadium • Richmond, VA L 0–24  
November 6 at VMI Alumni Memorial FieldLexington, VA L 14–21  
November 13 at Furman Sirrine StadiumGreenville, SC L 0–14  
November 20 William & Mary City Stadium • Richmond, VA (I-64 Bowl) L 0–21  

References[edit]

  1. ^ "NCAA I-AA/FCS Teams". Richmond Spiders Program Overview. College Football Data Warehouse. 2013. Retrieved August 16, 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "All-Time Coaching Records". Richmond Spiders. College Football Data Warehouse. 2013. Retrieved August 16, 2013. 
  3. ^ "1965 Richmond Results". College Football Data Warehouse. 2013. Retrieved August 16, 2013.