1960 UMass Redmen football team

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1960 UMass Redmen football
Yankee Conference co-champion
Conference Yankee Conference
1960 record 7–2 (3–1 YC)
Head coach Chuck Studley (1st season)
Home stadium Alumni Field
Seasons
← 1959
1961 →
1960 Yankee Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Connecticut $ 3 1 0     5 4 0
UMass $ 3 1 0     7 2 0
Maine 3 2 0     4 3 1
New Hampshire 2 2 0     4 3 0
Rhode Island 1 4 0     3 5 0
Vermont 0 2 0     1 6 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1960 UMass Redmen football team represented the University of Massachusetts Amherst in the 1960 college football season as a member of the Yankee Conference in the NCAA's College Division. The team was coached by Chuck Studley and played its home games at Alumni Field in Amherst, Massachusetts. The 1960 season was Studley's first and only as coach of the Minutemen. It was also the team's first as conference champions. UMass finished the season with a record of 7–2 overall and 3–1 in conference play.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 17 at Maine Orono, ME W 21–13    
September 24 American International* Alumni FieldAmherst, MA W 7–6    
October 1 at Harvard* Harvard StadiumAllston, MA W 27–12    
October 8 Connecticut Alumni Field • Amherst, MA (Rivalry) L 0–31    
October 15 at Rhode Island Meade StadiumKingston, RI W 34–16    
October 22 Northeastern* Alumni Field • Amherst, MA W 7–0    
October 29 at Boston University* Nickerson FieldBoston, MA L 7–20    
November 12 New Hampshire Alumni Field • Amherst, MA (Rivalry) W 35–15    
November 19 at Springfield (MA)* Pratt Field • Springfield, MA W 35–8    
#Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

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