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David Steinbach

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The Catch

Five Seconds to Perfection

With just 60 ticks left on the game clock, perfection was on the line.

Slicin' Saunders

NOTEBOOK: Saunders Leads Harvard to 75-73 Win Over UMass

As the ball hung in the air, UMass and Crimson fans alike fell silent. When it rimmed out, the Crimson faithful could finally breathe once more as its team escaped with a hard-fought 75-73 victory.

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NOTEBOOK: Last-Minute Touchdown Propels Football to Historic Victory

From championship implications to a late comeback to dramatic, pressure-packed moments, the 31,062 fans that crammed into Harvard Stadium on Saturday afternoon were treated to a historic affair.


No Longer Just The Game, But a Championship Battle

But the 2014 rendition of the annual Harvard-Yale battle will have a heightened significance, as the Bulldogs lurk just one game behind the Crimson in the Ivy League standings.


Harvard Football One Game Away From Perfection

The Harvard football team has posted an undefeated, untied season just twice in the last century. The 2014 Crimson squad has its own rare opportunity to enter the record books.

Falling In Line

Behind the Scenes: Game Day at Harvard Stadium

Behind each Harvard football game is a carefully orchestrated performance by the Harvard Athletic Department.


Football Has Chance to Clinch Share of Title Saturday

Eight down, two to go for the undefeated Harvard football team.

All Haehl

NOTEBOOK: Turnovers Propel Football in Columbia Rout

The Crimson defense returned three interceptions for touchdowns in a 45-0 blowout that marked the third straight shutout of Columbia.

Hosch It

Around the Ivies: Waiting for a Storybook Ending

Harvard fans will have to wait a couple weeks if they're looking for a compelling story.


Football Remains Undefeated With 23-12 Win Over Dartmouth

On a cold and rainy afternoon in Hanover, the Crimson jumped out to an early lead that it would never surrender en route to a 23-12 victory.


Big Green Next Test for Football

The Harvard and Dartmouth football teams carry undefeated conference records into their Saturday clash in Hanover.

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NOTEBOOK: Defense, Hempel Key to Princeton Rout

There was not a single individual more responsible for the Crimson’s 49-7 win over Tigers in New Jersey than Hempel.


Football Season Picks up With Princeton Game

Because for the last two years, it’s been all about game six: Princeton. In each season, the Tigers defeated the Crimson, blemishing its then-undefeated record.


Football Pulls Away in Second Half to Remain Undefeated

Buoyed by strong defensive play all game long that held the Big Red scoreless for 56 minutes, Harvard ultimately had enough to overcome its early struggles and earn its second conference victory of the season.

Hosch Hands Off

Football Looks to Preserve Undefeated Record Against Cornell

For the third straight year under coach Tim Murphy, the Harvard football team finds itself undefeated entering the fourth week of the season.

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