1949 UMass Redmen football team

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1949 UMass Redmen football
ConferenceYankee Conference
1949 record3–5 (1–1 YC)
Head coachThomas Eck (3rd year of 2nd stint; 4th overall season)
Home stadiumAlumni Field
Seasons
← 1948
1950 →
1949 Yankee Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Vermont 2 0 0     6 2 0
Connecticut + 2 0 1     4 4 1
Maine + 2 0 1     2 4 1
UMass 1 1 0     3 5 0
New Hampshire 1 3 0     4 4 0
Rhode Island State 0 4 0     0 8 0
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1949 UMass Redmen football team represented the University of Massachusetts Amherst in the 1949 college football season as a member of the NCAA's Yankee Conference. The team was coached by Thomas Eck and played its home games at Alumni Field in Amherst, Massachusetts. UMass finished the season with a record of 3–5 overall and 1–1 in conference play.

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 24vs. Bates*Boston, MAW 19–0
October 1Norwich*W 54–0
October 8Worcester Tech*
  • Alumni Field
  • Amherst, MA
L 6–7
October 15Rhode Island
  • Alumni Field
  • Amherst, MA
W 32–19
October 22Rochester*
  • Alumni Field
  • Amherst, MA
L 20–27
October 29at VermontL 12–20
November 5Springfield*
  • Pratt Field
  • Springfield, MA
L 0–22
November 12Tufts*
  • Alumni Field
  • Amherst, MA
L 7–27
  • *Non-conference game

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