June 9, 2010
VERSUS to Broadcast Ivy Football Games in 2010 & 2011
The Ivy League Office today announced an agreement with VERSUS, the fastest growing sports cable network in the country, to televise at least three football games for the 2010 and 2011 seasons, culminating each year with the Harvard vs. Yale game -- one of the most storied rivalries in sports.
April 25, 2010
Brown's Howard Selected By Titans in 7th Round
With the 34th pick in the seventh round, the 241st overall selection, in the 2010 National Football League Draft, Browns David Howard was selected by the Tennessee Titans.
February 4, 2010
Jimmie Lee Solomon graduated from Dartmouth in 1978 only to go on to attend Harvard Law and become a high-ranking executive at Major League Baseball. He recently visited his H.S. alma mater in rural Texas for the first time in three decades to deliver a message.
January 27, 2010
Kent Austin Named 26th Football Head Coach at Cornell
Kent Austin, who spent five years as a successful coach in the Canadian Football League and the last two years as offensive coordinator at the University of Mississippi, has been named The Roger J. Weiss '61 Head Coach of Cornell Football.
January 27, 2010
Cornell's Jim Knowles to Lead Duke Defense
Jim Knowles '87 has resigned his position as The Roger J. Weiss '61 Coach of Football at Cornell and has accepted the defensive coordinator position at Duke University. He took over the position at his alma mater in January 2004, becoming the 25th head football coach at Cornell and posted a 26-34 record and a 16-26 mark in Ivy play in six years.
December 23, 2009
Bob Surace Chosen to Lead Princeton Football
Bob Surace '90, a key member of the 1989 Ivy League champion Princeton football team, has been named the Charles W. Caldwell Jr. '25 Head Coach of Football at Princeton University.
December 11, 2009
Brown's Jasinowski Named 2009 NFF Scholar-Athlete
Brown senior offensive tackle Paul Jasinowski was named a 2009 National Football Foundation Scholar-Athlete and one of the 16 finalists for the prestigious William V. Campbell Trophy, endowed by HealthSouth.
December 11, 2009
No matter the role, Cornell's Kevin Boothe is ready to do his part either on the football field for the New York Giants or bringing smiles to children during the holiday season.
December 1, 2009
All-Ivy Football -- 2009
Brown senior wide receiver Buddy Farnham (pic.) and Penn senior linebacker Jake Lewko share the Asa S. Bushnell Cup as the Ivy League Football Player of the Year for the first time since the trophy was initiated in 1970.
November 25, 2009
Brown's Jasinowski Earns Academic All-America Honors
Brown senior right tackle Paul Jasinowski has been named second-team <i>ESPN The Magazine</i> Academic All-America as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
November 23, 2009
Ivy Weekly Football Report 11 - 11/23
Harvard junior quarterback Collier Winters threw two touchdown passes of 32 and 41 yards in the waning moments of the fourth quarter to lead the Crimson to a 14-10 victory at Yale in the 126th playing of The Game.
November 21, 2009
Ivy Football Weekend Wrap-Up - 11/21
Check out the weekend that was Ivy Football for November 21.
November 21, 2009
Perfect: Penn Wins 2009 Ivy Football Title
Penn got rushing touchdowns from Lyle Marsh and Keiffer Garton in the first half and two touchdown passes from Garton in the second half to roll 34-0 over Cornell and capture its 14th Ivy League Football title.
November 17, 2009
Ivy Weekly Football Teleconference 11/17
This week's Ivy Football Weekly Media Teleconference is now available. Penn head coach Al Bagnoli (pic.) talks about his team's chance to claim the 2009 Ivy Football title outright with a win over Cornell in the Quakers' season finale.
November 16, 2009
Ivy Weekly Football Report 10 - 11/16
Penn senior quarterback Kyle Olson had a stellar day in a driving rainstorm in the Quakers' 17-7 win over Harvard to win a share of their first Ivy title in six seasons. Olson accounted for both of Penn's touchdowns, throwing for 159 yards and a touchdown on 14-of-24 passing, while also rushing for the game-winning touchdown.
November 14, 2009
Ivy Football Weekend Wrap-Up - 11/14
Check out the weekend that was in Ivy Football for November 14.
November 13, 2009
Dartmouth-Colgate Football Game Added to SIRIUS Lineup
This Saturday's Colgate at Dartmouth game has been added to the lineup for SIRIUS Satellite Radio's broadcast of the Ivy League Game of the Week. The game kicks off at 1:30 p.m. and can be heard on Sirius 129.
November 13, 2009
SIRIUS Football Game of the Week Change for Nov. 14
The Ivy League Football Game of the Week for Saturday, November 14 has been changed to the Penn at Harvard game, which kicks off at Noon and can be heard on SIRIUS Channel 130.
November 12, 2009
Ivy Weekly Football Report 8 - 11/2
Harvard junior running back Gino Gordon became the first player on record in school history to total 100 rushing and 100 receiving yards in a single game in the Crimson's 42-21 win over Dartmouth. Gordon tallied 222 yards and three touchdowns on just 12 touches, amassing all of his yardage in three quarters.
November 10, 2009
Ivy Weekly Football Teleconference 11/10
This week's Ivy Football Weekly Media Teleconference is now available. Harvard head coach Tim Murphy (pic.) talks about his team's big matchup against fellow Ivy unbeaten Penn in Cambridge this Saturday.
November 9, 2009
Ivy Weekly Football Report 9 - 11/9
Dartmouth freshman quarterback Greg Patton broke the school's single-game rushing record with 243 yards on the ground on 29 carries, plus scored both Big Green touchdowns, in a 20-17 double-overtime victory against Cornell in his first action in a collegiate varsity game.
November 7, 2009
Ivy Football Weekend Wrap-Up - 11/7
Check out the weekend that was in Ivy Football for November 7.
November 6, 2009
CoSIDA Names Eight Ivies in Football All-District
The Ivy League boasted eight student-athletes on the annual ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District teams for football announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
November 5, 2009
Eleven Ivies Garner Football Academic All-District Honors
Ivy Football accounted for 11 of the 24 District 1 first-team selections on the <i>ESPN The Magazine</i> Academic All-District teams announced by CoSIDA.
November 3, 2009
Ivy Weekly Football Teleconference 11/3
This week's Ivy Football Weekly Media Teleconference is now available. Yale head coach Tom Williams (pic.) talks about his Bulldogs' come-from-behind win over Columbia and previews his team's home matchup with Brown.
November 1, 2009
Ivy Football Weekend Wrap-Up - 10/31
Check out the weekend that was in Ivy Football for October 31.
October 27, 2009
Ivy Weekly Football Teleconference 10/27
This week's Ivy Football Weekly Media Teleconference is now available. Princeton head coach Roger Hughes (pic.) talks about his Tigers hosting Cornell on Halloween in Princeton.
October 26, 2009
Ivy Weekly Football Report 7 - 10/26
Dartmouth sophomore running back Nick Schwieger set a school single-game record with 242 rushing yards on 29 carries, breaking the old record of 229 yards by Al Rosier in 1991, as he lifted the Big Green to a 28-6 victory over Columbia.
October 25, 2009
Ivy Football Weekend Wrap-Up - 10/24
Check out the weekend that was in Ivy Football for October 24.
October 20, 2009
Ivy Weekly Football Teleconference 10/20
This week's Ivy Football Weekly Media Teleconference is now available. Dartmouth head coach Buddy Teevens (pic.) talks about his Big Green hosting Columbia this Saturday for homecoming in Hanover.
October 19, 2009
Ivy Weekly Football Report 6 - 10/19
It was a special week in Ivy Football with Cornell's Bryan Walters (pic.) recording an FCS season-high 338 all-purpose yards and a touchdown and Brown's Buddy Farnham recording 309 all-purpose yards, including 10 receptions for 199 yards and an 80-yard score.
October 17, 2009
Ivy Football Weekend Wrap-Up - 10/17
Check out the weekend that was in Ivy Football for October 17.
October 13, 2009
Ivy Weekly Football Teleconference 10/13
This week's Ivy Football Weekly Media Teleconference is now available. Harvard head coach Tim Murphy (pic.) talks about his 3-1 Crimson and getting his 100th win at the helm in Cambridge.
October 12, 2009
Ivy Weekly Football Report 5 - 10/12
Brown junior quarterback Kyle Newhall established a new Ivy League record with 46 completions on 61 attempts, accumulating 431 passing yards, in the Bears' 34-31 upset win over Top 25 foe Holy Cross.
October 11, 2009
Ivy Football Weekend Wrap-Up - 10/10
Check out the weekend that was in Ivy Football for October 8-10.
October 6, 2009
Ivy Weekly Football Teleconference 10/6
This week's Ivy Football Weekly Media Teleconference is now available. Columbia head coach Norries Wilson (pic.) talks about his Lions' 2-1 start and their upcoming road matchup at Lafayette.
October 5, 2009
Ivy Weekly Football Report 4 - 10/5
Brown senior wide receiver Buddy Farnham turned in a spectacular performance in the Bears' 28-20 win over Rhode Island with five receptions for 100 yards and two touchdowns, totaling for 274 all-purpose yards.
October 4, 2009
Ivy Football Weekend Wrap-Up - 10/3
Check out the weekend that was in Ivy Football for October 3.
October 3, 2009
Brown's Morey Named to 2009 NFL Pro Bowl
Former Brown standout and current Arizona Cardinal wide receiver Sean Morey was named the NFC special teams starter for the 2009 NFL Pro Bowl. The game will take place at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu, Hawaii on Feb. 8, 2009 at 4:30 pm EST.
October 3, 2009
Brown's Morey to Chair NFLPA Brain Injury Committee
Former Brown standout and current Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Sean Morey will chair the NFL Players Association's concussion and traumatic brain injury committee.
October 1, 2009
Four Ivy Footballers Named Campbell Trophy Semifinalists
Four Ivy Football players were named among the 154 semifinalists for the 2009 William V. Campbell Trophy (formerly known as the Draddy Trophy), endowed by HealthSouth, and the candidates for the 2009 NFF National Scholar-Athlete Awards.
October 1, 2009
Ivy Football Weekend Wrap-Up - 9/26
Check out the weekend that was in Ivy Football for September 26.
September 29, 2009
Ivy Weekly Football Teleconference - 9/29
This week's Ivy Football Weekly Media Teleconference is now available. Cornell head coach Jim Knowles (pic.) talks about his Big Red taking on Colgate in a battle of Central New York rivals both coming into the game undefeated for the first time since 1966.
September 28, 2009
Ivy Weekly Football Report 3 - 9/28
Harvard junior quarterback Collier Winters accounted for all three Crimson touchdowns in a 24-21 win over Brown. Winters completed 18 of 27 passes for 223 yards and two touchdowns while also running for a game-high 51 yards including a three-yard score.
September 26, 2009
Bloomberg Broadcasting Live from Harvard Stadium
Bloomberg News is live on location at Harvard Stadium throughout the day on Friday, September 25, previewing of the Brown-Harvard football game and featuring Harvard senior offensive lineman James Williams.
September 25, 2009
Edward M. Kennedy (1932-2009)
U.S. Senator Edward Kennedy, Harvard Class of 1955 and a football letterwinner, a towering figure in the Democratic Party who took the helm of one of America's most fabled political families after two older brothers were assassinated, died at the age 77, in Hyannis Port, Mass.
September 25, 2009
Ivy Football Weekend Wrap-Up - 9/19
Check out the weekend that was in Ivy Football for September 19.
September 22, 2009
Ivy Weekly Football Teleconference - 9/22
This week's Ivy Football Weekly Media Teleconference is now available. Brown head coach Phil Estes (pic.) talks about traveling to Cambridge, Mass., for the highly-anticipated rematch with 2008 Ivy Co-Champion Harvard.
September 21, 2009
Ivy Weekly Football Report 2 - 9/21
Columbia senior quarterback M.A. Olawale accounted for 217 total yards and four touchdowns, leading the Lions to their their best offensive showing in nine years in their season-opening 40-28 win over Fordham.
September 18, 2009
Ivy Football Back on SIRIUS
This season will mark the fifth year of SIRIUS Radio's broadcast of the Ivy League "Game of the Week" for football and men's basketball. The 12-game football slate will kick off on Saturday, September 19, when Princeton hosts The Citadel.
September 15, 2009
Ivy Weekly Football Teleconference - 9/15
The first installment of the Ivy Football Weekly Media Teleconference is now available. Penn head coach Al Bagnoli (pic.) talks about his Quakers' season-opener against second-ranked Villanova.
September 14, 2009
Draddy Trophy to be Renamed for William V. Campbell
The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame (NFF) announced that it will relaunch and rename college football's premiere scholar-athlete award, the Vincent DePaul Draddy Trophy, in honor of William V. Campbell '62CC, Chair â Columbia University Trustees, Intuit chairman, former Lions head coach and captain, and a 2004 recipient of NFF's Gold Medal.
September 14, 2009
Ivy Weekly Football Report 1 - 9/14
The 2009 season marks the 54th season of Ivy League Football. All eight Ivy teams kick off September 19 with non-conference matchups. Penn senior cornerback Chris Wynn (pic.) leads the list of Ivy players to watch this year being named one of the 20 players named to the preseason watch list for the Buck Buchanan Award.
August 26, 2009
Ivy Football Players Earn Preseason Honors
Five Ivy football players have been named to the TSN Preseason FCS All-America team. The Ivy contingent includes three first teamers - Columbia senior Austin Knowlin [pic.], Harvard senior James Williams and Penn junior Andrew Samson.
August 19, 2009
Columbia Lions Football in September GQ Magazine
Members of the Columbia University football team recently took part in an exclusive photo shoot with television personality Erin Andrews at Robert K. Kraft Field in Lawrence A. Wien Stadium at Baker Athletics Complex. The Lions and Andrews were filmed by GQ Magazine, a monthly magazine that focuses on fashion, style and culture.
August 11, 2009
2009 Ivy Football Media Day
2009 Ivy League Football is here and Ivy League Football Media Day Central is the one-stop source for all the information for the official kickoff to the 2009 season, including the announcements of the preseason media poll and SIRIUS broadcast schedule, the 2009 Ivy Football Media Guide and audio from the Ivy Football Media Day Teleconference.
August 11, 2009
Harvard Voted 2009 Ivy Football Preseason Favorite
For the third time in four years, Harvard was selected the favorite in the annual Ivy League Football Preseason Media Poll to win the 2009 Ivy title.
July 16, 2009
Ivy Football Expands Media Opportunities
The Ivy League announced an expansion of its media opportunities for football, replacing its annual in-person Football Media Day, with a series of 11 media teleconferences for the 2009 season.
July 10, 2009
Brown's Estes, Yale's Williams Featured on ESPN
Brown football head coach Phil Estes and Yale football head coach Tom Williams were interviewed on ESPN's College Football Live as part of the network's segment called 50 States in 50 Days.
July 9, 2009
Bill O'Brien has been praised as a good teammate and great leader going back to his days as a Brown football player in the early 1990's. Today, the former Bear has translated those skills into the coaching profession, as he looks to guide one of the most potent offenses in the NFL.