CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - After earning a share of the Ivy League title in 2013, Harvard football enters the 2014 season poised for another successful campaign. Check out all the updates from over the summer and through the preseason below.
The Crimson returns senior defensive standout Zach Hodges, who was recently named to the watch list for the prestigious Butkus Award, given to the top linebacker in college football. Junior linebacker Eric Medes looks to continue to excel after leading the team in tackles with 72 last fall.
Returning on offense, senior quarterback Conner Hempel tossed for 15 touchdowns and 1,866 yards last season, while junior running back Paul Stanton, Jr., scored 17 touchdowns, including four in the 34-7 win over Yale.
The Crimson will open the season under the lights of Harvard Stadium against Holy Cross Friday, Sept. 19 at 7 p.m. Harvard will also host Yale in the 131st playing of the Game Saturday, Nov. 22 at 12:30 p.m.