Topic: Football

Brown defensive players clog the end zone in hopes of stopping a goal-line play. Bruno’s defense has been a strength for the team all year.


After rough start, football team falls against Princeton

October 20, 2014 Comments are Disabled

Over its past two Ivy League games, the football team has established a theme: not playing a complete game.

Quarterback Nicholas Lawley ’15 runs out of the tunnel with his teammates. Bruno’s offense has improved by leaps and bounds from game to game this year, setting season highs in points scored in each successive game. But Bruno faces a tall task in keeping up with the high-octane Tigers offense, which has averaged nearly 40 points per game this season.


Football heads to Tigers’ jungle for Ivy clash

October 17, 2014 Comments are Disabled

Riding a two-game winning streak, the football team heads to Princeton Saturday to begin a six-game gauntlet through the Ivy League.


Analysis: Football defeats Holy Cross in season’s best showing

October 14, 2014 Comments are Disabled

The football team crawled back to an even record Saturday, defeating the College of the Holy Cross 27-24.


Football upends rival Holy Cross in double overtime

October 11, 2014 Comments are Disabled

The Bears outlasted the Crusaders this weekend in their most exciting game of the season so far, a 27-24 double-overtime thriller.

After dropping a narrow contest to Harvard, the Bears took down the University of Rhode Island to retain the Governor’s Cup. Bruno now turns its attention to Holy Cross, a team that struggles to close out games. The Crusaders have previously been outscored 62-27 in the fourth quarter.


Despite suffering key injuries, football team picks up steam

October 10, 2014 2 comments

Fresh off its first win of the season, Bruno hopes to even out its record when it hosts the College of the Holy Cross Saturday.


Breaking down Bruno: Football team knocks off Rams

October 6, 2014 1 comment

Bruno (1-2, 0-1 Ivy) finally made the steps necessary to get a win Saturday, knocking off rivals from the University of Rhode Island (0-5).

Wide receiver Reiley Higgins ’15 celebrates against Harvard. Catches were uncommon in the rain at URI, but Bruno ground its way to a win.


Football team grabs Governor’s Cup, season’s first victory

October 6, 2014 Comments are Disabled

This weekend, the football team finally escaped its losing start to the 2014 season with a 20-13 victory over the University of Rhode Island.

Looking to rebound after dropping their first two games of the season, the Bears hope to find success this weekend against a URI team that has given up 44 points and over 550 yards of offense per game.


R.I. battle pits football team against Rams

October 3, 2014 Comments are Disabled

Though still winless, the football team is drawing confidence from its strong showing against Harvard ahead of Saturday’s matchup against URI.

Alex Jette ’17 hauls in an acrobatic catch in traffic. The grab netted the Bears 36 yards and was part of a 95-yard touchdown drive that gave Bruno a 14-6 lead midway through the third quarter.


Breaking down football: Maintaining hope despite second straight loss

September 29, 2014 Comments are Disabled

The football team fell narrowly 22-14 to defending Ivy champion Harvard.

Bruno prepares for a play on its own goal line. Despite giving up over 400 yards of offense, Brown gave up six fewer points in the whole game than it did in the second quarter of last year’s Harvard match.


Crimson edge football with late drive

September 29, 2014 1 comment

It was the same old song and dance for the Bears against the Crimson this weekend, despite a disappointing outcome.