American Football Database
1951 UMass Redmen football
ConferenceYankee Conference
1951 record3–4–1 (2–0 YC)
Head coachThomas Eck (5th year of 2nd stint; 6th overall season)
Home stadiumAlumni Field
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Template:1951 Yankee Conference football standings The 1951 UMass Redmen football team represented the University of Massachusetts Amherst in the 1951 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. The 1951 season was Eck's last as coach of the Minutemen. UMass finished the season with a record of 3–4–1 overall and 0–2 in conference play.


September 29at Bates*
  • Garcelon Field
  • Lewiston, ME
W 21–7
October 6[[{{{school}}}|Worcester Tech]]*L 13–14
October 13Williams*
  • Alumni Field
  • Amherst, MA
L 7–14
October 20Rhode Island
  • Alumni Field
  • Amherst, MA
W 40–7
October 27at Northeastern*
  • Kent Street Field
  • Brookline, MA
L 7–20
November 3at Vermont
W 6–0
November 10at Springfield (MA)*
L 14–42
November 17Tufts*
  • Alumni Field
  • Amherst, MA
T 6–6
  • *Non-conference game