1966 UMass Redmen football team

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1966 UMass Redmen football
Yankee Conference champion
Conference Yankee Conference
1966 record 6–3 (5–0 YC)
Head coach Vic Fusia (6th season)
Home stadium Alumni Stadium (17,000)
Seasons
← 1965
1967 →
1966 Yankee Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
UMass $ 5 0 0     6 3 0
Vermont 3 2 0     6 2 0
Connecticut 2 2 1     2 6 1
Maine 2 3 0     4 5 0
Rhode Island 1 3 1     1 7 1
New Hampshire 1 4 0     2 6 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1966 UMass Redmen football team represented the University of Massachusetts Amherst in the 1966 college football season as a member of the Yankee Conference in the NCAA's College Division. The team was coached by Vic Fusia and played its home games at Alumni Stadium in Hadley, Massachusetts. UMass finished the season with a record of 6–3 overall and 5–0 in conference play, winning the conference championship.

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendance
September 17MaineW 10–715,200
September 24at Dartmouth*L 7–1712,500
October 8Connecticut
W 12–612,900
October 15at Rhode IslandW 14–95,100
October 22Boston University*
  • Alumni Stadium
  • Hadley, MA
W 12–718,700
October 29at VermontW 27–2110,000
November 5at Holy Cross*L 14–1615,000
November 12New Hampshire
W 14–76,400
November 19Boston College*
L 7–1416,700
  • *Non-conference game

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