Football Weekend Wrap-Up - October 19
Photo courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications
Fordham 52, Yale 31 [IVY]
NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- Sam Ajala broke his school's receiving yards record for a game with 282 and tied the record for touchdown catches with four as No. 8 ranked Fordham improved to 8-0 with a 52-31 win over Yale at the Yale Bowl.
Monmouth 48, Cornell 23 [IVY]
WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. -- Monmouth outscored Cornell 31-7 after halftime and cruised to a 48-23 victory over the Big Red in front of a Homecoming crowd of 4,553 on Saturday afternoon at Kessler Field.
Harvard 35, Lafayette 16 [IVY]
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- No. 25 Harvard forced four turnovers and scored in each quarter en route to a 35-16 victory over Lafayette Saturday afternoon at Harvard Stadium. The win is the Crimson's 15th straight at home, the third longest streak in Division I, and improves the team to 5-0 for a second-straight year.
Penn 21, Columbia 7 [IVY]
NEW YORK -- A downright dominating defensive effort propelled Penn to a 21-7 win over Columbia on Saturday at Robert K. Kraft Field in New York City.
Bucknell 17, Dartmouth 14 [IVY]
HANOVER, N.H. -- Junior Bo Patterson caught a 21-yard touchdown pass from senior Alex Park in the final minute of regulation two plays following a blocked punt, but visiting Bucknell was able to hold off Dartmouth Saturday afternoon at Memorial Field, 17-14.
Princeton 39, Brown 17 [FCS]
PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- Princeton moved to 4-1 overall, 2-0 in the Ivy League, by scoring the final 39 points of a stunning 39-17 victory over Brown in a Saturday night showdown at Brown Stadium.