1978 Yale Bulldogs football team

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1978 Yale Bulldogs football
Conference Ivy League
1978 record 5–2–2 (4–1–2 Ivy)
Head coach Carmen Cozza (14th season)
Home stadium Yale Bowl
Seasons
← 1977
1979 →
1978 Ivy League football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Dartmouth $ 6 1 0     6 3 0
Brown 5 2 0     6 3 0
Yale 4 1 2     5 2 2
Cornell 3 3 1     5 3 1
Harvard 2 4 1     4 4 1
Columbia 2 4 1     3 5 1
Princeton 1 4 2     2 5 2
Penn 1 5 1     2 6 1
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1978 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1978 college football season. The Bulldogs were led by fourteenth year head coach Carmen Cozza, played their home games at the Yale Bowl and finished in third place in the Ivy League with a 4–1–2 record, 5–2–2 overall.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 23 at Brown Brown StadiumProvidence, RI (Rivalry) W 21–0  
September 30 Connecticut* Yale BowlNew Haven, CT W 21–7  
October 7 Rutgers* Yale Bowl • New Haven, CT L 27–28  
October 14 at Dartmouth Memorial FieldHanover, NH L 3–10  
October 21 Columbia Yale Bowl • New Haven, CT T 3–3  
October 28 at Penn Franklin FieldPhiladelphia, PA (Rivalry) T 17–17  
November 4 Cornell Yale Bowl • New Haven, CT W 42–14  
November 6 Princeton Yale Bowl • New Haven, CT (Rivalry) W 23–7  
November 13 at Harvard Harvard StadiumBoston, MA (The Game) W 35–28  
*Non-conference game.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1978 Yale Bulldogs Schedule and Results". Sports Reference. Retrieved November 26, 2017.