1975 UMass Minutemen football team

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1975 UMass Minutemen football
Conference Yankee Conference
1975 record 8–2 (4–1 YC)
Head coach Dick MacPherson (5th year)
Home stadium Alumni Stadium (17,000)
Seasons
« 1974 1976 »
1975 Yankee Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
New Hampshire $   5 0         9 3  
UMass   4 1         8 2  
Connecticut   3 2         4 7  
Boston University   2 3         5 6  
Maine   1 4         4 6  
Rhode Island   1 4         2 8  
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1975 UMass Minutemen football team represented the University of Massachusetts Amherst in the 1975 NCAA Division II football season as a member of the Yankee Conference in NCAA Division II. The team was coached by Dick MacPherson and played its home games at Alumni Stadium in Hadley, Massachusetts. UMass finished the season with a record of 8–2 overall and 4–1 in conference play.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
September 20 Maine Alumni StadiumHadley, MA W 10–0    
September 27 Dartmouth* Alumni Stadium • Hadley, MA W 7–3    
October 4 Northeastern* Alumni Stadium • Hadley, MA W 34–14    
October 11 Boston University Alumni Stadium • Hadley, MA W 21–0    
October 18 Rhode Island Alumni Stadium • Hadley, MA W 23–7    
October 25 at Connecticut Memorial StadiumStorrs, CT (Rivalry) W 29–14    
November 1 at Western Illinois* Hanson FieldMacomb, IL W 16–13    
November 8 Holy Cross* Alumni Stadium • Hadley, MA W 45–13    
November 15 at New Hampshire Cowell StadiumDurham, NH (Rivalry) L 11–14    
November 22 at Boston College* Alumni StadiumChestnut Hill, MA (Rivalry) L 14–24    
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming.

References[edit]

UMass Athletics Archive (Archived 2012-03-03)