1965 UMass Redmen football team

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1965 UMass Redmen football
ConferenceYankee Conference
1965 record7–2 (4–1 YC)
Head coachVic Fusia (5th season)
Home stadiumAlumni Stadium (17,000)
Seasons
← 1964
1966 →
1965 Yankee Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Maine $   5 0         8 2  
UMass   4 1         7 2  
Vermont   2 2         6 2  
Connecticut   2 2         3 6  
Rhode Island   1 4         2 7  
New Hampshire   0 5         0 8  
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1965 UMass Redmen football team represented the University of Massachusetts Amherst in the 1965 NCAA College Division football season as a member of the Yankee Conference. The team was coached by Vic Fusia and played its home games at Alumni Stadium in Hadley, Massachusetts. The 1965 season was the Redmen's first in Alumni Stadium, their home field until 2012. UMass finished the season with a record of 7–2 overall and 4–1 in conference play.

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendance
September 18at MaineOrono, MEL 8–109,215
September 25American International*W 41–09,648
October 2Buffalo*
  • Alumni Stadium
  • Hadley, MA
L 6–1810,200
October 9at ConnecticutW 20–712,551
October 16Rhode Islanddagger
  • Alumni Stadium
  • Hadley, MA
W 30–016,100
October 23at Boston University*W 34–1813,000
October 30Vermont
  • Alumni Stadium
  • Hadley, MA
W 41–68,400
November 6Holy Cross*
  • Alumni Stadium
  • Hadley, MA
W 27–017,400
November 13at New HampshireW 46–05,000
  • *Non-conference game
  • daggerHomecoming

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