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In the momentum-building Beanpot victory: Crimson forward Alexander Kerfoot skates against Boston University.

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Sports

Strong seasons in hockey, fencing, and swimming

4.6.17

<p class="caption">Frustrated in regulation by Princeton defenders such as Luke Catarius, Harvard&rsquo;s quarterback Joe Viviano prevailed in overtime, diving for a one-yard touchdown that gave the Crimson a 23-20 victory.</p>
<p class="credit">Matthew Deshaw/The Harvard Crimson</p>

After living on the edge, the football team confronts a shocking season-ending upset.

January-February 2017

The football team's faculty cheering section: Roger Porter (left) and Eric Nelson

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Watching The Game from the sidelines with Harvard football’s faculty fellows

11.21.16

Book it! With quarterback Joe Viviano (4) signaling, Charlie Booker headed for the end zone. The 27-yard bolt gave the Crimson a 7-0 lead.
Photograph by Gil Talbot/Harvard Athletic Communications

 “This is something we haven’t experienced in a long time.”

11.18.16

Joseph Foster gathers in the pass from quarterback Joe Viviano that pulled the Crimson to within two points of Penn, 14-12, late in the fourth quarter. Moments later, a two-point conversion pass from Justice Shelton-Mosley to Viviano tied the game.
Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

“Too many mistakes against a really good team”

11.13.16

On his way: Having caught a toss from quarterback Joe Viviano, Adam Scott heads goalward for the touchdown that gave Harvard a 28-14 lead.
Photograph by Tim O'Meara/The Harvard Crimson

After a rocky first half, Harvard holds off a Lions upset.

11.4.16

Takedown: Harvard defensive back Raishaun McGhee wrapped up Dartmouth receiver Houston Brown for one of his game-high 14 tackles. McGhee also had an interception that set up the Crimson’s first touchdown.
Photograph by Gil Talbot/Harvard Athletic Communications

The Crimson slips by the Big Green.

10.30.16

Frustrated in regulation by Princeton defenders such as Luke Catarius, Harvard's quarterback Joe Viviano prevailed in overtime, diving for a one-yard touchdown that gave the Crimson a 23-20 victory.

Photograph by Matthew Deshaw/The Harvard Crimson

A game the Crimson got away with

10.23.16

Harvard running back Noah Reimers exulted after his 14-yard bolt up the middle put the Crimson ahead 7-0 in the first period.

Photograph by Brian Foley

The Crusaders play spoiler. 

10.16.16

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