2008 Harvard Crimson football team

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2008 Harvard Crimson football
Harvard Crimson logo.svg
Ivy League co-champion
Conference Ivy League
2008 record 9–1 (6–1 Ivy)
Head coach Tim Murphy (15th season)
Home stadium Harvard Stadium
Seasons
← 2007
2009 →
2008 Ivy League football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#15 Harvard +   6 1         9 1  
Brown +   6 1         7 3  
Penn   5 2         6 4  
Yale   4 3         6 4  
Princeton   3 4         4 6  
Cornell   2 5         4 6  
Columbia   2 5         2 8  
Dartmouth   0 7         0 10  
  • + – Conference co-champions
  • The Ivy League does not participate in the FCS Playoffs
Rankings from The Sports Network FCS Poll

The 2008 Harvard Crimson football team represented Harvard University in the 2008 NCAA Division I FCS football season. They had an Ivy League record of 6–1 and an overall record of 9–1. They tied with Brown for the Ivy League title.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 19 Holy Cross Harvard StadiumAllston, MA W 25–24    
September 27 at Brown Brown StadiumProvidence, RI L 24–22    
October 4 at Lafayette* Fisher Field at Fisher StadiumEaston, PA W 27–13    
October 11 Cornell Harvard Stadium • Allston, MA W 38–17    
October 18 Lehigh* Harvard Stadium • Allston, MA W 27–24    
October 25 at Princeton Princeton University StadiumPrinceton, NJ (Rivalry) W 24–20    
November 1 at Dartmouth Memorial FieldHanover, NH (Rivalry) W 35–7    
November 8 Columbia Harvard Stadium • Allston, MA (Rivalry) W 42–28    
November 15 at Penn Franklin FieldPhiladelphia, PA (Rivalry) W 24–21    
November 22 Yale Harvard Stadium • Allston, MA (Rivalry) W 10–0[1]    
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from The Sports Network FCS Poll released prior to game. All times are in Eastern Time.

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