1971 Connecticut Huskies football team

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1971 Connecticut Huskies football
Yankee Conference co-champion
Conference Yankee Conference
1971 record 5–3–1 (4–1–1 Yankee)
Head coach Robert Casciola
Home stadium Memorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1970
1972 →
1971 Yankee Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Connecticut $ 4 1 1     5 3 1
UMass $ 4 1 1     4 4 1
New Hampshire 3 2 0     4 4 1
Rhode Island 2 3 0     3 6 0
Vermont 2 3 0     2 7 0
Maine 1 4 0     2 6 0
Holy Cross 0 2 0     4 6 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1971 Connecticut Huskies football team represented the University of Connecticut in the 1971 college football season. The Huskies were led by first year head coach Robert Casciola, and completed the season with a record of 5–3–1.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 18 at Vermont Centennial FieldBurlington, VT L 7–20  
September 25 at Yale* Yale BowlNew Haven, CT L 0–23  
October 2 New Hampshire Memorial StadiumStorrs, CT W 28–21  
October 9 Temple* Memorial Stadium • Storrs, CT L 0–38  
October 16 at Maine Orono, ME W 21–7  
October 23 UMass Memorial Stadium • Storrs, CT (Rivalry) T 3–3  
October 29 at Boston University* Nickerson FieldBoston, MA W 14–10  
November 13 at Rhode Island Meade StadiumKingston, RI (Ramnapping Trophy) W 10–6  
November 20 Holy Cross Memorial Stadium • Storrs, CT W 24–17  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2015 UConn Football Media Guide (PDF). UConn Huskies. p. 121. Retrieved 27 January 2016. 
  2. ^ "Connecticut Game by Game Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved 27 January 2016.