1949 UMass Redmen football team

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1949 UMass Redmen football
ConferenceYankee Conference
1949 record3–5 (1–1 YC)
Head coachThomas Eck (3rd year of 2nd stint; 4th overall season)
Home stadiumAlumni Field
Seasons
← 1948
1950 →
1949 Yankee Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Vermont 2 0 0     6 2 0
Connecticut $ 2 0 1     4 4 1
Maine $ 2 0 1     2 4 1
UMass 1 1 0     3 5 0
New Hampshire 1 3 0     4 4 0
Rhode Island 0 4 0     0 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1949 UMass Redmen football team represented the University of Massachusetts Amherst in the 1949 college football season as a member of the NCAA's Yankee Conference. The team was coached by Thomas Eck and played its home games at Alumni Field in Amherst, Massachusetts. UMass finished the season with a record of 3–5 overall and 1–1 in conference play.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 24 vs. Bates* Boston, MA W 19–0    
October 1 Norwich* Alumni FieldAmherst, MA W 54–0    
October 8 Worcester Tech* Alumni Field • Amherst, MA L 6–7    
October 15 Rhode Island Alumni Field • Amherst, MA W 32–19    
October 22 Rochester* Alumni Field • Amherst, MA L 20–27    
October 29 at Vermont Centennial FieldBurlington, VT L 12–20    
November 5 Springfield* Pratt Field • Springfield, MA L 0–22    
November 12 Tufts* Alumni Field • Amherst, MA L 7–27    
#Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

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