1945 Connecticut Huskies football team

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1945 Connecticut Huskies football
New England Conference co-champion
Conference New England Conference
1945 record 7–1 (2–0 New England)
Head coach J. Orlean Christian (11th season)
Home stadium Gardner Dow Athletic Fields
Seasons
← 1944
1946 →
1945 New England Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Connecticut $   2 0         7 1  
Rhode Island $   1 0         2 1  
Maine   0 3         0 4  
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1945 Connecticut Huskies football team represented the University of Connecticut in the 1945 college football season. The Huskies were led by 11th-year head coach J. Orlean Christian and completed the season with a record of 7–1.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 29 at Worcester Tech* Worcester, MA W 46–0  
October 6 Middlebury* Gardner Dow Athletic Fields • Storrs, CT W 28–6  
October 13 at Franklin & Marshall* Sponaugle–Williamson FieldLancaster, PA L 0–19  
October 20 at Maine Orono, ME W 18–12  
October 27 at Lehigh* Taylor StadiumBethlehem, PA W 33–6  
November 3 Amherst* Gardner Dow Athletic Fields • Storrs, CT W 33–0  
November 10 at Maine Orono, ME W 52–0  
November 17 Boston University* Gardner Dow Athletic Fields • Storrs, CT W 54–0  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2015 UConn Football Media Guide (PDF). UConn Huskies. p. 120. Retrieved 17 January 2016. 
  2. ^ "Connecticut Game by Game Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved 17 January 2016.