1969 UMass Redmen football team

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1969 UMass Redmen football
Yankee Conference Champions
Conference Yankee Conference
1969 record 6–3 (5–0 YC)
Head coach Vic Fusia
Home stadium Alumni Stadium (17,000)
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The 1969 UMass Redmen football team represented the University of Massachusetts Amherst in the 1969 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 Amherst, Massachusetts. The 1969 season was the last season in which Fusia led the Redmen to a conference championship. UMass finished the season with a record of 6–3 overall and 5–0 in conference play.


Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 20 at Maine Orono, ME W 49–7   8,302
September 27 Buffalo* Alumni StadiumAmherst, MA L 6–16   13,200
October 4 Delaware* Alumni Stadium • Amherst, MA L 21–33   10,500
October 11 at Boston University* Nickerson FieldBoston, MA W 14–9   9,772
October 18 Rhode Island Alumni Stadium • Amherst, MA W 21–9   16,200
October 25 at Connecticut Memorial StadiumStorrs, CT W 28–7   15,134
November 1 Vermont Alumni Stadium • Amherst, MA W 48–7   11,200
November 15 at New Hampshire Cowell StadiumDurham, NH W 48–7   9,214
November 22 at Boston College* Alumni StadiumChestnut Hill, MA L 30–35   20,500
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to game.


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