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Template:Infobox college sports team season Template:1995 Ivy League football standings The 1995 Harvard Crimson football team was an American football team that represented Harvard University during the 1995 NCAA Division I-AA football season. Harvard finished last in the Ivy League.

In their second year under head coach Timothy Murphy, the Crimson compiled a 2–8 record and were outscored 258 to 183. Justin Frantz was the team captain.[1]

Harvard's 1–6 conference record placed eighth (and worst) in the Ivy League standings. The Crimson were outscored 199 to 112 by Ivy opponents.[2]

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

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
September 16 Columbia L 24–28 8,150 [3]
September 23 at Colgate* W 28–8 3,000 [4]
September 30 Fordham*
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Boston, MA
L 21–24 5,320 [5]
October 7 at Cornell L 27–28 8,500 [6]
October 14 Holy Cross*
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Boston, MA
L 22–27 7,375 [7]
October 21 Princeton
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Boston, MA (rivalry)
L 3–14 16,420 [8]
October 28 at Dartmouth L 7–23 7,830 [9]
November 4 at Brown L 8–47 [1]
November 11 Penn
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Boston, MA (rivalry)
L 21–38 7,622 [10]
November 18 at Yale W 22–21 35,103 [11]
  • *Non-conference game

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 "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. 36. https://ivyleague.com/documents/2017/8/23/3_Year_By_Year_History_2017.pdf?id=2998. Retrieved July 10, 2020.
  3. Pave, Marvin (September 17, 1995). "Columbia Tips Harvard, Ends Frustration". Boston Sunday Globe (Boston, Mass.): p. 65. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/59058848/1995-columbia-harvard/.
  4. Vega, Michael (September 24, 1995). "Victory Over Colgate Is Music to Harvard's Ears". Boston Sunday Globe (Boston, Mass.): p. 70. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/59060487/1995-colgate-harvard/.
  5. Concannon, Joe (October 1, 1995). "Fordham Flash Leaves Harvard in Defeat". Boston Sunday Globe (Boston, Mass.): p. 111. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/59062231/1995-fordham-harvard/.
  6. Concannon, Joe (October 8, 1995). "More Heartbreak for Harvard in Loss to Cornell". Boston Sunday Globe (Boston, Mass.): p. 67. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/59063300/1995-cornell-harvard/.
  7. Concannon, Joe (October 15, 1995). "Holy Cross Downs Harvard". Boston Sunday Globe (Boston, Mass.): p. 105. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/59064431/1995-harvard-hc/.
  8. Concannon, Joe (October 22, 1995). "Princeton Is Perfect; Harvard Far From It". Boston Sunday Globe (Boston, Mass.): p. 63. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/59066185/1995-harvard-princeton/.
  9. Concannon, Joe (October 29, 1995). "Harvard Unable to Turn Over New Leaf". Boston Sunday Globe (Boston, Mass.): p. 80. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/59066939/1995-dartmouth-harvard/.
  10. Juliano, Joe (November 12, 1995). "Penn Defeats Harvard, 38-21, and Gains Chance for a 3d Title". The Philadelphia Inquirer (Philadelphia, Pa.): p. C16. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/59068828/1995-harvard-penn/.
  11. Yantz, Tom (November 19, 1995). "The Game Ends Up in Harvard's Hands". The Hartford Courant (Hartford, Conn.): p. E1. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/59069542/1995-harvard-yale/.