1968 Yale Bulldogs football
Ivy League champion
ConferenceIvy League
1968 record8–0–1 (6–0–1 Ivy)
Head coachCarmen Cozza (4th season)
Home stadiumYale Bowl
Seasons
← 1967
1969 →

Template:1968 Ivy League football standings The 1968 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1968 college football season. The Bulldogs were led by fourth year head coach Carmen Cozza, played their home games at the Yale Bowl and finished tied for first in the Ivy League season with a 6–0–1 record, 8–0–1 overall.[1] The season is notable for the final game against rival Harvard, which ended in a tie and resulted in The Harvard Crimson's famous headline Harvard Beats Yale 29-29.

Schedule[edit | edit source]

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 28Connecticut*W 31–14
October 5Colgate*
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
W 49–14
October 12Brown
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
W 35–13
October 19Columbia
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
W 29–7
October 26at CornellW 25–13
November 2Dartmouth
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
W 47–27
November 9at PennW 30–13
November 16Princeton
W 42–17
November 23at HarvardT 29–29
  • *Non-conference game

Roster[edit | edit source]

1968 Yale Bulldogs football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
QB 10 Drowling, BrianBrian Drowling Sr
RB 30 Hill, CalvinCalvin Hill Sr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
DB 45 Martin, DonDon Martin So
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • Injured Injured
  • Redshirt Redshirt

References[edit | edit source]

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