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1965 Richmond Spiders football
ConferenceSouthern Conference
1965 record0–10 (0–6 SoCon)
Head coachEd Merrick (15th year)
Home stadiumCity Stadium
Seasons
← 1964
1966 →
1965 Southern Conference football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
West Virginia   4 0         6 4  
William & Mary   5 1         6 4  
East Carolina   3 1         9 1  
VMI   3 2         3 7  
George Washington   4 3         5 5  
Davidson   2 3         6 4  
Furman   2 3         5 5  
The Citadel   2 6         2 8  
Richmond   0 6         0 10  
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1965 Richmond Spiders football team represented the University of Richmond in the 1965 NCAA football season.[1] The Spiders were led by 15th year head coach Ed Merrick and played their home games at City Stadium.[2] They were members of the Southern Conference. The 1965 campaign marked Merrick's final year as head coach after Richmond finished with a winless 0–10 (0–6 SoCon) record.[2][3]

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 18at West VirginiaL 0–56
September 25Virginia Tech*L 7–25
October 2at Southern Miss*L 7–28
October 9East Carolina
  • City Stadium
  • Richmond, VA
L 13–34
October 16at Buffalo*Buffalo, NYL 0–24
October 23at Boston College*L 7–38
October 30The Citadel
  • City Stadium
  • Richmond, VA
L 0–24
November 6at VMIL 14–21
November 13at FurmanL 0–14
November 20William & Mary
L 0–21
  • *Non-conference game

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