1959 Connecticut Huskies football team

The 1959 Connecticut Huskies football team represented the University of Connecticut in the 1959 NCAA College Division football season. The Huskies were led by eighth-year head coach Bob Ingalls, and completed the season with a record of 6–3.[1][2]

1959 Connecticut Huskies football
Yankee Conference champion
ConferenceYankee Conference
1959 record6–3 (4–0 Yankee)
Head coach
Home stadiumMemorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1958
1960 →
1959 Yankee Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Connecticut $ 4 0 0     6 3 0
UMass 2 2 0     3 5 1
Maine 1 2 2     3 3 2
New Hampshire 1 2 1     3 3 2
Rhode Island 1 2 1     3 5 1
Vermont 0 1 0     4 3 0
  • $ – Conference champion

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 19Springfield*W 35–8
September 26at Yale*L 0–20
October 4at Rutgers*L 8–20
October 3UMass
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Storrs, CT (rivalry)
W 26–0
October 17at MaineOrono, MEW 18–15
October 23at Boston University*L 7–8
October 31New Hampshire
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Storrs, CT
W 39–38
November 7at Northeastern*W 30–2
November 14Rhode Island
W 34–0
  • *Non-conference game

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2015 UConn Football Media Guide (PDF). UConn Huskies. p. 121. Retrieved 24 January 2016.
  2. ^ "Connecticut Game by Game Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved 24 January 2016.