1989 UMass Minutemen football team

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1989 UMass Minutemen football
Conference Yankee Conference
1989 record 5–5–1 (3–5 YC)
Head coach Jim Reid
Home stadium Warren McGuirk Alumni Stadium (17,000)
Seasons
« 1988 1990 »

The 1989 UMass Minutemen football team represented the University of Massachusetts Amherst in the 1989 NCAA Division I-AA football season as a member of the Yankee Conference. The team was coached by Jim Reid and played its home games at Warren McGuirk Alumni Stadium in Amherst, Massachusetts. UMass finished the season with a record of 5–5–1 overall and 3–5 in conference play.

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Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 9, 1989 James Madison* McGuirk StadiumAmherst, MA T 28–28   9,428
September 16, 1989 at Lehigh* Goodman StadiumBethlehem, PA W 42–23   6,123
September 23, 1989 at Maine Alumni Stadium • Orono, ME L 23–40   10,389
September 30, 1989 at Boston University Nickerson FieldBoston, MA L 19–41   5,655
October 7, 1989 Rhode Island McGuirk Stadium • Amherst, MA W 31–6   10,102
October 14, 1989 at Connecticut Memorial StadiumStorrs, CT L 33–39 OT  12,440
October 21, 1989 Delaware McGuirk Stadium • Amherst, MA L 14–21   4,780
October 28, 1989 at Northeastern* Parsons FieldBrookline, MA W 31–27   7,060
November 4, 1989 Richmond McGuirk Stadium • Amherst, MA W 17–14   5,926
November 11, 1989 at Villanova Villanova StadiumPhiladelphia, PA L 26–29   7,109
November 18, 1989 New Hampshire McGuirk Stadium • Amherst, MA W 34–28   4,114
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from the FCS Sports Network Poll,[1] unless otherwise noted. All times are in Eastern Time.

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