1991 UMass Minutemen football team

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1991 UMass Minutemen football
Conference Yankee Conference
1991 record 4–7 (3–5 YC)
Head coach Jim Reid (6th year)
Home stadium Warren McGuirk Alumni Stadium (17,000)
Seasons
← 1990
1992 →
1991 Yankee Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#6 Delaware +^ 7 1 0     10 2 0
#7 Villanova +^ 7 1 0     10 2 0
#17 New Hampshire +^ 7 1 0     9 3 0
Rhode Island 3 5 0     6 5 0
UMass 3 5 0     4 7 0
Boston University 3 5 0     4 7 0
Maine 2 6 0     3 8 0
Connecticut 2 6 0     3 8 0
Richmond 2 6 0     2 9 0
  • + – Conference co-champions
  • ^ – Division I-AA playoff participant
Rankings from NCAA I-AA Poll

The 1991 UMass Minutemen football team represented the University of Massachusetts Amherst in the 1991 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 Hadley, Massachusetts. The 1991 season was Reid's last as head coach of the Minutemen. UMass finished the season with a record of 4–7 overall and 3–5 in conference play.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 7 Delaware No. 19 McGuirk StadiumHadley, MA L 7–24   9,527
September 14 No. 11 Holy Cross* McGuirk Stadium • Hadley, MA L 20–22   13,562
September 21 at Maine Alumni Stadium • Orono, ME W 10–3   9,746
September 28 at Boston University Nickerson FieldBoston, MA W 15–7    
October 5 at No. 19 James Madison* Bridgeforth StadiumHarrisonburg, VA L 7–24    
October 12 1:30 p.m. Rhode Islanddagger McGuirk Stadium • Hadley, MA L 14–17   9,427
October 19 at Connecticut Memorial StadiumStorrs, CT (Rivalry) L 21–26   10,142
November 2 vs. Northeastern* Foxboro StadiumFoxborough, MA (Jimmy Fund Bowl) W 27–12   4,620
November 9 Richmond McGuirk Stadium • Hadley, MA W 42–14    
November 16 at No. 6 Villanova Villanova StadiumVillanova, PA L 14–24    
November 23 No. 12 New Hampshire McGuirk Stadium • Hadley, MA (Rivalry) L 28–35   4,126
*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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