1960 Yale Bulldogs football team

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1960 Yale Bulldogs football
Ivy League champion
Lambert-Meadowlands Trophy co-winner
Conference Ivy League
Ranking
Coaches No. 18
AP No. 14
1960 record 9–0 (7–0 Ivy)
Head coach Jordan Olivar (9th season)
Home stadium Yale Bowl
(Capacity: 70,896)
Seasons
← 1959
1961 →
1960 Ivy League football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 14 Yale $ 7 0 0     9 0 0
Princeton 6 1 0     7 2 0
Dartmouth 4 3 0     5 4 0
Harvard 4 3 0     5 4 0
Columbia 3 4 0     3 6 0
Penn 2 5 0     3 6 0
Brown 1 6 0     3 6 0
Cornell 1 6 0     2 7 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1960 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1960 college football season.[1] The Bulldogs were led by ninth-year head coach Jordan Olivar, and played their home games at the Yale Bowl in New Haven, Connecticut. They finished with a perfect record, 9–0, to win the Ivy League and a share of the Lambert-Meadowlands Trophy, which signified them as co-champions of the East (along with Navy).

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 24 Connecticut* Yale BowlNew Haven, CT W 11–8  
October 1 Brown Yale Bowl • New Haven, CT (Rivalry) W 9–0  
October 8 Columbia Yale Bowl • New Haven, CT W 30–8  
October 15 Cornell Yale Bowl • New Haven, CT W 22–6  
October 22 Colgate* Yale Bowl • New Haven, CT W 36–14  
October 29 Dartmouth Yale Bowl • New Haven, CT (Rivalry) W 29–0  
November 5 Penn Yale Bowl • New Haven, CT (Rivalry) W 34–9  
November 12 Princeton No. 17 Yale Bowl • New Haven, CT (Rivalry) W 43–22  
November 19 at Harvard No. 14 Harvard StadiumBoston, MA (The Game) W 39–6  
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1960 Yale Bulldogs Schedule and Results". Sports Reference. Retrieved May 21, 2017.