Topic: Football

Sports

Ivy football coaches vote to ban full-contact practices

March 4, 2016 0 comments

The eight Ivy League football coaches unanimously voted last week in support of a rule change that would ban tackling in team practices.

Arts & Culture

Band marches to its own irreverent, tradition-steeped beat

February 25, 2016 0 comments

The Brown Band’s Tuesday night practice in Fulton Rehearsal Hall is lively with banter and laughter.

Stalwart defense secures win in final game of football season

Sports

Stalwart defense secures win in final game of football season

November 23, 2015 0 comments

Facing off against a Columbia team that won only twice this year, the football team entered Saturday’s game looking for a fifth win and a .500 season finish

Kyle Moreno ’17 runs the football up the field. Despite 40-mile-per-hour wind gusts, the junior quarterback contributed 84 yards on 14 carries as well as a five-yard touchdown run against Dartmouth.

Sports

High-pressure defense stuns Big Green, but not enough to secure win

November 16, 2015 0 comments

While Dartmouth comfortably beating Bruno may not have surprised many, the game played out in a bizarre fashion.

Troy Doles ’16 skillfully evades a Bulldog defender.  Doles led the Bears Saturday as the wide receiver recorded two touchdowns and made eight catches for a team-high 102 yards in the loss against the Bulldogs.

Sports

Bulldogs’ 24-0 quarter overwhelms football in blowout

November 9, 2015 0 comments

After a tight first half and a scoreless fourth quarter Saturday at Yale, it was clear a 24-0 third-quarter collapse spelled doom for the Bears.

The Bears’ defense lines up on its own goal line against Penn. The Quakers often had good field position thanks to five Bruno turnovers.

Sports

First-half deficit proves insurmountable for football team

November 2, 2015 0 comments

At some point over the course of the 41-0 Quaker run that followed the first six minutes, it became clear that the Bears’ streak would end in flames

Pena ’17 scores four touchdowns in football win

Sports

Pena ’17 scores four touchdowns in football win

October 26, 2015 0 comments

The football team finally found an answer to its red zone scoring woes, and his name is Johnny Pena ’17.

Late-game heroics lift football over Princeton

Sports

Late-game heroics lift football over Princeton

October 19, 2015 0 comments

On the first play of the game, All-Ivy kick returner Alex Jette ’17 took the opening kick and raced 99 yards to give the Bears a seven-point lead.

Against the Crusaders, Alexander Jette ’17 earned 16 grabs and 216 yards — two totals that rank in the top 10 in program history.

Sports

Football team defeats Crusaders with field goal

October 13, 2015 0 comments

To a Holy Cross football player, Grant Senne ’16 is the boogeyman.

Quarterback Marcus Fuller ’15.5 completed 41 of his 58 passes Saturday, helping propel the Bears to a 41-31 victory over Rhode Island. After this weekend’s game, he ranks fifth in program history in completions.

Sports

Football team captures 2015 Governor’s Cup

October 5, 2015 0 comments

When the back-and-forth game reached its climax with five minutes to play, the beauty was in Brown’s passing game.