2006 Connecticut Huskies football team

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2006 Connecticut Huskies football
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Conference Big East Conference
2006 record 4–8 (1–6 Big East)
Head coach Randy Edsall (8th season)
Defensive coordinator Todd Orlando (2nd as DC; 8th overall season)
Home stadium Rentschler Field (40,000)
Seasons
← 2005
2007 →
2006 Big East football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 6 Louisville $   6 1         12 1  
No. 10 West Virginia   5 2         11 2  
No. 12 Rutgers   5 2         11 2  
South Florida   4 3         9 4  
Cincinnati   4 3         8 5  
Pittsburgh   2 5         6 6  
Connecticut   1 6         4 8  
Syracuse   0 6         0 8  
  • $ – BCS representative as conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2006 Connecticut Huskies football team represented the University of Connecticut in the 2006 NCAA Division I FBS football season as a member of the Big East Conference. The team was coached by Randy Edsall and played its home games at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, Connecticut.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
August 31, 2006 7:30 PM Rhode Island* Rentschler FieldEast Hartford, CT (Ramnapping Trophy) W 52–7   36,227
September 16, 2006 12:00 PM Wake Forest* Rentschler Field • East Hartford, CT L 13–24   40,000
September 23, 2006 3:30 PM at Indiana* Memorial StadiumBloomington, IN W 14–7   27,256
September 30, 2006 12:00 PM Navy* Rentschler Field • East Hartford, CT L 17–41   40,000
October 7, 2006 7:00 PM at South Florida Raymond James StadiumTampa, FL L 16–38   30,010
October 14, 2006 12:00 PM Army* Rentschler Field • East Hartford, CT ESPN+ W 21–7   38,834
October 20, 2006 8:00 PM No. 4 West Virginiadagger Rentschler Field • East Hartford, CT ESPN L 11–37   40,000
October 29, 2006 8:00 PM at No. 15 Rutgers Rutgers StadiumPiscataway, NJ ESPN L 13–24   41,077
November 11, 2006 3:30 PM Pittsburgh Rentschler Field • East Hartford, CT ESPN+ W 46–45 3OT  40,000
November 18, 2006 12:00 PM at Syracuse Carrier DomeSyracuse, NY L 14–20   35,079
November 25, 2006 12:00 PM Cincinnati Rentschler Field • East Hartford, CT L 23–26   37,515
December 2, 2006 12:00 PM at No. 6 Louisville Papa John's Cardinal StadiumLouisville, KY ESPN L 17–48   38,476
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

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