1970 Columbia Lions football
Conference Ivy League
1970 record 3–6 (1–6 Ivy)
Head coach Frank Navarro (3rd year)
Home stadium Wien Stadium
« 1969 1971 »

Template:1970 Ivy League football standings The 1970 Columbia Lions football team represented Columbia University in the 1970 college football season.[1] They were led by Third year head coach Frank Navarro and played their home games at Robert K. Kraft Field at Lawrence A. Wien Stadium. They were a member of the Ivy League. They finished the season 3–6, 1–6 in Ivy League play to finish a tie for Sixth place.


September 26Lafayette*W 23-9
October 3at PrincetonL 22-24
October 10Harvard
  • Baker Field
  • New York, NY
W 28-21
October 17at YaleL 15-32
October 24Rutgers*
  • Baker Field
  • New York, NY
W 30-14
October 31Cornell
  • Baker Field
  • New York, NY
L 14-31
November 7at DartmouthL 0-55
November 14at PennL 14-21
November 21Brown
  • Baker Field
  • New York, NY
L 12-17
  • *Non-conference game


1970 Columbia Lions football team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Class
QB 12 Flynn, BillBill Flynn Jr
WR 21 Ryan, JohnJohn Ryan So
OE 91 Starke, GeorgeGeorge Starke Sr
Pos. # Name Class
LB 62 Gallagher, DaveDave Gallagher Jr
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • Cruz Roja.svg Injured
  • Redshirt.svg Redshirt

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