1956 Harvard Crimson football
ConferenceIvy League
1956 record2–6 (2–5 Ivy)
Head coachLloyd Jordan (7th season)
Home stadiumHarvard Stadium
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Template:1956 Ivy League football standings The 1956 Harvard Crimson football team represented Harvard University as a member of the Ivy League. The Crimson were led by seventh year head coach Lloyd Jordan and played their home games at Harvard Stadium.


October 6Tufts*L 13–19
October 13at CornellW 32–7
October 20at Columbia
L 20–26
October 27Dartmouth
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Allston, MA
W 28–21
November 3Penn
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Allston, MA
L 14–28
November 10at PrincetonL 20–35
November 17Brown
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Allston, MA
L 12–21
November 24Yale
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Allston, MA (Rivalry)
L 14–42
  • *Non-conference game

*Schedule Source:[1]


  1. "1956 Harvard Crimson Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017.
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