1986 Connecticut Huskies football team

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1986 Connecticut Huskies football
Yankee Conference co-champion
Conference Yankee Conference
1986 record 8–3 (5–2 Yankee)
Head coach Tom Jackson
Home stadium Memorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1985
1987 →
1986 Yankee Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#13 Delaware +^   5 2         9 4  
UMass +   5 2         8 3  
#19 Connecticut +   5 2         8 3  
New Hampshire   4 3         7 4  
Maine   3 4         7 4  
Richmond   3 4         4 7  
Boston University   3 4         4 7  
Rhode Island   0 7         1 10  
  • + – Conference co-champions
  • ^ – Division I-AA playoff participant
Rankings from NCAA I-AA Poll

The 1986 Connecticut Huskies football team represented the University of Connecticut in the 1986 NCAA Division I-AA football season. The Huskies were led by fourth-year head coach Tom Jackson, and completed the season with a record of 8–3.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 16 Central Connecticut* Memorial StadiumStorrs, CT W 20–9  
September 20 Richmond Memorial Stadium • Storrs, CT W 29–22  
September 27 at Yale* Yale BowlNew Haven, CT W 17–12  
October 4 at New Hampshire Cowell StadiumDurham, NH L 19–42  
October 11 at Delaware State* Alumni StadiumDover, DE L 31–32  
October 18 at Northeastern* Parsons FieldBrookline, MA W 26–20  
October 25 Maine Memorial Stadium • Storrs, CT W 35–19  
November 1 Boston University Memorial Stadium • Storrs, CT W 24–7  
November 8 at Delaware Delaware StadiumNewark, DE L 7–35  
November 15 Rhode Island Memorial Stadium • Storrs, CT (Ramnapping Trophy) W 21–14  
November 22 at UMass Alumni StadiumAmherst, MA (Rivalry) W 20–17  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2015 UConn Football Media Guide (PDF). UConn Huskies. p. 121. Retrieved 15 February 2016. 
  2. ^ "Connecticut Game by Game Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved 15 February 2016.