1970 UMass Redmen football team

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1970 UMass Redmen football
Conference Yankee Conference
1970 record 4–5–1 (3–1–1 YC)
Head coach Vic Fusia (10th season)
Home stadium Alumni Stadium (17,000)
Seasons
← 1969
1971 →
1970 Yankee Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Connecticut $ 4 0 1     4 4 2
UMass 3 1 1     4 5 1
New Hampshire 3 2 0     5 3 0
Rhode Island 3 2 0     3 5 0
Maine 1 4 0     3 5 0
Vermont 0 5 0     0 9 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1970 UMass Redmen football team represented the University of Massachusetts Amherst in the 1970 college football season as a member of the Yankee Conference in the NCAA's College Division. The team was coached by Vic Fusia and played its home games at Alumni Stadium in Hadley, Massachusetts. The 1970 season was the last season in which Fusia coached the Redmen. UMass finished the season with a record of 4–5–1 overall and 3–1–1 in conference play.

Schedule[edit]

DateTimeOpponentSiteResultAttendance
September 19MaineW 28–012,000
September 26at Dartmouth*L 0–278,888
October 3at Buffalo*
L 13–166,206
October 10Boston University*
  • Alumni Stadium
  • Hadley, MA
L 10–139,500
October 17at Rhode IslandL 7–148,000
October 24Connecticutdagger
T 21–2114,600
October 31at VermontW 48–63,300
November 7at Holy Cross*W 29–1312,881
November 14New Hampshire
W 24–1412,200
November 21Boston College*
L 10–2117,200

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