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Template:Infobox college sports team season Template:1993 Ivy League football standings The 1993 Harvard Crimson football team was an American football team that represented Harvard University during the 1993 NCAA Division I-AA football season. Harvard tied for last in the Ivy League.

In their 23rd and final year under head coach Joe Restic, the Crimson compiled a 3–7 record and were outscored 279 to 233. Brian Ramer was the team captain.[1]

Harvard's 1–6 conference record tied for seventh (and worst) in the Ivy League standings. The Crimson were outscored 193 to 154 by Ivy opponents.[2]

Harvard played its home games at Harvard Stadium in the Allston neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts.

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
September 18 Columbia W 30–3 8,448 [3]
September 25 at No. 20 William & Mary* L 17–45 14,314 [4]
October 2 Lafayette*
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Boston, MA
W 21–16 10,112 [5]
October 9 at Cornell L 0–27 6,092 [6]
October 16 Holy Cross*
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Boston, MA
W 41–25 11,647 [7]
October 23 Princeton
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Boston, MA (rivalry)
L 10–21 19,309 [8]
October 30 at Dartmouth L 34–39 11,030 [9]
November 6 at Brown L 29–43 6,129 [10]
November 13 No. 17 Penn
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Boston, MA (rivalry)
L 20–27 8,950 [11]
November 20 at Yale L 31–33 33,776 [12]
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from The Sports Network Poll released prior to the game

References

  1. "Football Record Book: Year-by-Year Results". Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University. https://gocrimson.com/documents/2020/6/17//FBL_RecordBook_Year_by_Year_Results.pdf?id=6334. Retrieved June 20, 2020.
  2. "Year-by-Year History". Ivy League Football Media Guide. Princeton, N.J.: Ivy League. 2017. p. 35. https://ivyleague.com/documents/2017/8/23/3_Year_By_Year_History_2017.pdf?id=2998. Retrieved July 10, 2020.
  3. Concannon, Joe (September 19, 1993). "Harvard Gets Off to a Fresh Start". Boston Sunday Globe (Boston, Mass.): p. 64. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/58778890/1993-columbia-harvard/.
  4. Fairbank, Dave (September 26, 1993). "Blowout of the Century: Outgunned Harvard the Perfect Guest at Tribe's Party". Daily Press (Newport News, Va.): p. C1. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/58781052/1993-harvard-wm/.
  5. Concannon, Joe (October 3, 1993). "Crimson Clock Lafayette". Boston Sunday Globe (Boston, Mass.): p. 62. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/58799110/1993-lafayette-harvard/.
  6. Concannon, Joe (October 10, 1993). "Harvard Blown Out by Cornell". Boston Sunday Globe (Boston, Mass.): p. 63. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/58800549/1993-o9-ivies/.
  7. Concannon, Joe (October 17, 1993). "Harvard Flexes Its Muscle Against Holy Cross". Boston Sunday Globe (Boston, Mass.): p. 63. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/58802422/1993-harvard-hc/.
  8. Concannon, Joe (October 24, 1993). "Princeton Gives Harvard the Slip". Boston Sunday Globe (Boston, Mass.): p. 62. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/58803845/1993-harvard-princeton/.
  9. Concannon, Joe (October 31, 1993). "Dartmouth Burns Harvard". Boston Sunday Globe (Boston, Mass.): p. 75. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/40574021/dartmouth_burns_harvard_qb_fiedler/.
  10. Concannon, Joe (November 7, 1993). "Pumped-Up Brown Deflates the Crimson". Boston Sunday Globe (Boston, Mass.): p. 62. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/58806201/1993-brown-harvard/.
  11. Searcy, Jay (November 14, 1993). "Penn Ends Crimson Jinx, 27-20, Closes on Ivy Title". The Philadelphia Inquirer (Philadelphia, Pa.): p. C11. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/58807338/1993-harvard-penn/.
  12. Berlet, Bruce (November 21, 1993). "Iwan Assures Victory Ends Up in Yale's Hands". The Hartford Courant (Hartford, Conn.): pp. E1, E11. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/58808851/1993-harvard-yale/.
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