2012 Connecticut Huskies football team

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2012 Connecticut Huskies football
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Conference Big East Conference (1979–2013)
2012 record 5–7 (2–5 Big East)
Head coach Paul Pasqualoni
Offensive coordinator George DeLeone
Defensive coordinator Don Brown
Home stadium Rentschler Field (40,000)
Seasons
« 2011 2013 »
2012 Big East football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#13 Louisville §   5 2         11 2  
Cincinnati §   5 2         10 3  
Rutgers §   5 2         9 4  
Syracuse §   5 2         8 5  
Pittsburgh   3 4         6 7  
Connecticut   2 5         5 7  
Temple   2 5         4 7  
South Florida   1 6         3 9  
† – BCS representative as champion
§ – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2012 Connecticut Huskies football team represented the University of Connecticut in the 2012 NCAA Division I FBS football season as a member of the Big East Conference. The team was led by second year head coach Paul Pasqualoni and played its home games at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, Connecticut. They finished the season 5–7, 2–5 in Big East play to finish in a tie for sixth place.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
August 30 7:30 PM Massachusetts* Rentschler FieldEast Hartford, CT (The U Game) SNY W 37–0   35,270
September 8 12:00 PM NC State* Rentschler Field • East Hartford, CT Big East Network L 7–10   34,202
September 15 12:30 PM at Maryland* Byrd StadiumCollege Park, MD ACC Network W 24–21   35,491
September 22 2:00 PM at Western Michigan* Waldo StadiumKalamazoo, MI ESPN3 L 24–30   10,328
September 29 12:00 PM Buffalo* Rentschler Field • East Hartford, CT Big East Network W 24–17   34,666
October 6 12:00 PM at #21 Rutgers High Point Solutions StadiumPiscataway, NJ ESPNU L 3–19   50,870
October 13 1:00 PM Templedagger Rentschler Field • East Hartford, CT ESPN3 L 14–17 OT  37,279
October 19 8:00 PM at Syracuse Carrier DomeSyracuse, NY ESPN L 10–40   36,715
November 3 7:00 PM at South Florida Raymond James StadiumTampa, FL ESPNU L 6–13   36,190
November 9 8:00 PM Pittsburgh Rentschler Field • East Hartford, CT ESPN2 W 24–17   33,503
November 24 12:00 PM at #18 Louisville Papa John's Cardinal StadiumLouisville, KY Big East Network W 23–20 3OT  45,618
December 1 3:30 PM Cincinnati Rentschler Field • East Hartford, CT ABC L 17–34   33,112
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from Coaches Poll released prior to game. All times are in Eastern Time.

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