1954 UMass Redmen football team

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1954 UMass Redmen football
Conference Yankee Conference
1954 record 4–4 (1–3 YC)
Head coach Charlie O'Rourke
Home stadium Alumni Field
Seasons
« 1953 1955 »
1954 Yankee Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
New Hampshire $ 4 0 0     7 1 0
Rhode Island 3 1 0     6 2 0
Maine 2 2 0     5 2 0
Vermont 1 1 0     3 3 1
UMass 1 3 0     4 4 0
Connecticut 0 4 0     1 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1954 UMass Redmen football team represented the University of Massachusetts Amherst in the 1954 college football season as a member of the NCAA's Yankee Conference. The team was coached by Charlie O'Rourke and played its home games at Alumni Field in Amherst, Massachusetts. UMass finished the season with a record of 4–4 overall and 1–3 in conference play.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 25 American International* Alumni Field • Amherst, MA W 32–27  
October 2 at Boston University* Nickerson FieldBoston, MA W 13–7  
October 9 Connecticut Alumni Field • Amherst, MA (Rivalry) W 20–13  
October 16 at Rhode Island Meade StadiumKingston, RI L 6–52  
October 23 Northeastern* Alumni Field • Amherst, MA L 0–39  
October 30 at Vermont Centennial FieldBurlington, VT L 25–27  
November 6 New Hampshire Alumni Field • Amherst, MA (Rivalry) L 12–32  
November 13 at Tufts* Tufts Oval • Somerville, MA W 19–13  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to game.

References[edit]

UMass Athletics Archive