1978 Connecticut Huskies football team

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1978 Connecticut Huskies football
Conference Yankee Conference
1978 record 4–7 (3–3 Yankee)
Head coach Walt Nadzak
Home stadium Memorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1977
1979 →
1978 Yankee Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#4 UMass $^ 5 0 0     9 4 0
#7 Rhode Island 3 2 0     7 3 0
Connecticut 3 2 0     4 7 0
Boston University 2 3 0     6 4 0
New Hampshire 1 3 1     6 4 1
Maine 0 4 1     3 7 1
  • $ – Conference champion
  • ^ – Division I-AA playoff participant
Rankings from NCAA I-AA Poll

The 1978 Connecticut Huskies football team represented the University of Connecticut in the 1978 NCAA Division I-AA football season. The Huskies were led by second year head coach Walt Nadzak, and completed the season with a record of 4–7.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 9 Northeastern* Memorial StadiumStorrs, CT W 21–19  
September 16 William & Mary* Memorial Stadium • Storrs, CT L 3–27  
September 23 Navy* Memorial Stadium • Storrs, CT L 0–30  
September 30 at Yale* Yale BowlNew Haven, CT L 7–21  
October 7 at New Hampshire Cowell StadiumDurham, NH L 17–25  
October 14 at Rutgers* Rutgers StadiumNew Brunswick, NJ L 0–10  
October 21 Maine Memorial Stadium • Storrs, CT W 49–7  
October 28 at UMass Alumni StadiumAmherst, MA (Rivalry) L 10–17  
November 11 Boston University Memorial Stadium • Storrs, CT W 27–20  
November 18 Rhode Island Memorial Stadium • Storrs, CT (Ramnapping Trophy) W 31–6  
November 25 at Holy Cross* Fitton FieldWorcester, MA L 16–20  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2015 UConn Football Media Guide (PDF). UConn Huskies. p. 121. Retrieved 6 February 2016. 
  2. ^ "Connecticut Game by Game Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved 6 February 2016.