PRINCIPLED LEADERSHIPACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE
48 Ben Braunecker
48 Ben Braunecker
Height: 6-4
Weight: 240
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Ferdinand, Ind.
High School: Forest Park
Position: TE
Major: Molecular and Cellular Biology
House Affiliation: Cabot

at Harvard:
2015:
 Invited to NFL Combine ... Chosen to the AP FCS All-America first team ... Tabbed to the Walter Camp FCS All-America team ... Selected to the STATS FCS All-America first team ... Earned a spot on the AFCA FCS Coaches' All-America team ... Honored on the College Sports Madness All-America first team ... Selected to College Sporting News Fabulous Fifty FCS All-America team ... Member of InstantScouting FCS All-America team ... Chosen as the 2015 CFPA Tight End Award recipient ... Named to All-Ivy League first team ... Tabbed to the ECAC FCS All-Star first team ... Invited to NFLPA Collegiate Bowl ... Led Harvard with 48 receptions for 850 yards and eight TDs on the season ... His 850 receiving yards ranked sixth-most for a single-season in school history ... His eight TD catches is tied for second-most for a season in program history ... Was fourth in the Ivy League with 85.0 receving yards per game ... Had a 19-yard TD grab and finished with three catches for 65 yards at Rhode Island ... Grabbed two catches for 26 yards and a TD vs. Brown ... Made one catch for 23 yards vs. Georgetown ... Caught three passes for 64 yards and a TD at Cornell ... Had six grabs for 123 yards and a TD at Lafayette ... Named COOP Athlete of the Week Oct. 20 ... Had seven grabs for 133 yards and a TD vs. Princeton ... Made five catches for 44 yards vs. Dartmouth ... Caught seven balls for 130 yards and a TD at Columbia ... Grabbed eight passes for a career-high 134 yards vs. Penn ... Had six catches for 88 yards and two TDs at Yale.

2014:
 Finished the season with 11 catches for 227 yards and a TD ... Grabbed three balls for 45 receiving yards against Holy Cross ... Made three receptions for 53 yards at Georgetown ... Finished with two catches for 51 yards vs. Cornell ... Grabbed three bals for 78 yards and a TD vs. Lafayette.

2013: Amassed nine receptions for 91 yards and a TD on the year ... Made a 10-yard TD catch and finished with two grabs for 12 yards at San Diego ... Caught a pass for 13 yards at Cornell ... Had one grab for six yards against Dartmouth ... Made two receptions for 31 yards against Penn.

Background:
Three-year starter and team captain as a senior … Honorable mention all-state as a senior while also earning all-conference, all-Southwestern Indiana, team MVP, and all-Southwestern Indiana MVP honors … Had 51 career receptions for 1,254 yards (24.1 ypc) with 16 touchdowns for an average of 24.1 yards per catch … Also had 29 kickoff returns for 1,005 yards (34.6 ypr)  … Defensively, he had 101 tackles and seven interceptions … Also named honorable mention all-state as a junior.   

Recent Games
Oct 17 at Lafayette W, 42-0
Oct 24 Princeton W, 42-7
Oct 30 No. 22/22 Dartmouth W, 14-13
Nov 7 at Columbia W, 24-16
Nov 14 Penn L, 35-25
Nov 21 at Yale W, 38-19
Statistics category Overall Conf
Receptions 48 38
Yards 850 639
Yards per game 85.0 91.3
Yards per catch 17.7 16.8
Touchdowns 8 6
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 19 at Rhode Island W, 41-10 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 26 Brown W, 53-27 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 2 Georgetown W, 45-0 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 10 at Cornell W, 40-3 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 17 at Lafayette W, 42-0 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 24 Princeton W, 42-7 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 30 No. 22/22 Dartmouth W, 14-13 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 7 at Columbia W, 24-16 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 14 Penn L, 35-25 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 21 at Yale W, 38-19 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 19 at Rhode Island W, 41-10 - - - - - - -
Sep 26 Brown W, 53-27 - - - - - - -
Oct 2 Georgetown W, 45-0 - - - - - - -
Oct 10 at Cornell W, 40-3 - - - - - - -
Oct 17 at Lafayette W, 42-0 - - - - - - -
Oct 24 Princeton W, 42-7 - - - - - 2 1
Oct 30 No. 22/22 Dartmouth W, 14-13 - - - - - - -
Nov 7 at Columbia W, 24-16 - - - - - - -
Nov 14 Penn L, 35-25 - - - - - - -
Nov 21 at Yale W, 38-19 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 19 at Rhode Island W, 41-10 3 65 21.7 25 1 - -
Sep 26 Brown W, 53-27 2 46 23.0 34 1 - -
Oct 2 Georgetown W, 45-0 1 23 23.0 23 0 - -
Oct 10 at Cornell W, 40-3 3 64 21.3 47 1 - -
Oct 17 at Lafayette W, 42-0 6 123 20.5 32 1 - -
Oct 24 Princeton W, 42-7 7 133 19.0 36 1 2 1
Oct 30 No. 22/22 Dartmouth W, 14-13 5 44 8.8 22 0 - -
Nov 7 at Columbia W, 24-16 7 130 18.6 53 1 - -
Nov 14 Penn L, 35-25 8 134 16.8 27 0 - -
Nov 21 at Yale W, 38-19 6 88 14.7 25 2 - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 19 at Rhode Island W, 41-10 - - - - - 0
Sep 26 Brown W, 53-27 - - - - - 0
Oct 2 Georgetown W, 45-0 - - - - - 0
Oct 10 at Cornell W, 40-3 - - - - - 0
Oct 17 at Lafayette W, 42-0 - - - - - 0
Oct 24 Princeton W, 42-7 - - - - - 0
Oct 30 No. 22/22 Dartmouth W, 14-13 - - - - - 0
Nov 7 at Columbia W, 24-16 - - - - - 0
Nov 14 Penn L, 35-25 - - - - - 0
Nov 21 at Yale W, 38-19 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 19 at Rhode Island W, 41-10 - - - - - - - -
Sep 26 Brown W, 53-27 - - - - - - - -
Oct 2 Georgetown W, 45-0 - - - - - - - -
Oct 10 at Cornell W, 40-3 - - - - - - - -
Oct 17 at Lafayette W, 42-0 - - - - - - - -
Oct 24 Princeton W, 42-7 - - - - - - - -
Oct 30 No. 22/22 Dartmouth W, 14-13 - - - - - - - -
Nov 7 at Columbia W, 24-16 - - - - - - - -
Nov 14 Penn L, 35-25 - - - - - - - -
Nov 21 at Yale W, 38-19 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 19 at Rhode Island W, 41-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 26 Brown W, 53-27 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 2 Georgetown W, 45-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 10 at Cornell W, 40-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 17 at Lafayette W, 42-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 24 Princeton W, 42-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 30 No. 22/22 Dartmouth W, 14-13 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 7 at Columbia W, 24-16 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 14 Penn L, 35-25 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 21 at Yale W, 38-19 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 19 at Rhode Island W, 41-10 1 - 65 - - 65
Sep 26 Brown W, 53-27 1 - 46 - - 46
Oct 2 Georgetown W, 45-0 1 - 23 - - 23
Oct 10 at Cornell W, 40-3 1 - 64 - - 64
Oct 17 at Lafayette W, 42-0 1 - 123 - - 123
Oct 24 Princeton W, 42-7 1 - 133 - - 133
Oct 30 No. 22/22 Dartmouth W, 14-13 1 - 44 - - 44
Nov 7 at Columbia W, 24-16 1 - 130 - - 130
Nov 14 Penn L, 35-25 1 - 134 - - 134
Nov 21 at Yale W, 38-19 1 - 88 - - 88
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 19 at Rhode Island W, 41-10 6 - 1 - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 26 Brown W, 53-27 6 - 1 - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 2 Georgetown W, 45-0 0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 10 at Cornell W, 40-3 6 - 1 - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 17 at Lafayette W, 42-0 6 - 1 - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 24 Princeton W, 42-7 6 - 1 - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 30 No. 22/22 Dartmouth W, 14-13 0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 7 at Columbia W, 24-16 6 - 1 - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 14 Penn L, 35-25 0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 21 at Yale W, 38-19 12 - 2 - - - - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 19 at Rhode Island W, 41-10 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 26 Brown W, 53-27 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 2 Georgetown W, 45-0 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 10 at Cornell W, 40-3 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 17 at Lafayette W, 42-0 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 24 Princeton W, 42-7 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 30 No. 22/22 Dartmouth W, 14-13 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 7 at Columbia W, 24-16 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 14 Penn L, 35-25 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 21 at Yale W, 38-19 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2012-13 - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2013-14 8 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2014-15 7 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2015-16 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 25 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2012-13 - - - - - - - - -
2013-14 8 - - - - - - - -
2014-15 7 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 10 - - - - - - 2 1
Total 25 - - - - - - 2 1
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2012-13 - - - - - - - -
2013-14 8 9 1.1 91 11.4 10.1 1 21
2014-15 7 11 1.6 227 32.4 20.6 1 31
2015-16 10 48 4.8 850 85.0 17.7 8 53
Total 25 68 2.7 1168 46.7 17.2 10 53
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2012-13 - - - - - - - - 0
2013-14 8 - - - - - - - 0
2014-15 7 - - - - - - - 0
2015-16 10 - - - - - - - 0
Total 25 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2012-13 - - - - - - - - -
2013-14 8 - - - - - - - -
2014-15 7 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 10 - - - - - - - -
Total 25 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2012-13 - - - - - - - - - -
2013-14 - - - - - - - - - -
2014-15 - - - - - - - - - -
2015-16 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2012-13 - - - - - 0 -
2013-14 8 - 91 - - 91 11.4
2014-15 7 - 227 - - 227 32.4
2015-16 10 - 850 - - 850 85.0
Total 25 - 1168 - - 1168 46.7
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2012-13 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
2013-14 6 0.8 - 1 - - - - - - - 0
2014-15 6 0.9 - 1 - - - - - - - 0
2015-16 48 4.8 - 8 - - - - - - - 0
Total 60 2.4 - 10 - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2012-13 - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2013-14 8 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2014-15 7 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 10 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Total 25 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 7 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
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Home 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
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Wins 9 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 1 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
September 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
November 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 10 - - - - - - 2 1
Conference 7 - - - - - - 2 1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - 2 1
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 9 - - - - - - 2 1
Losses 1 - - - - - - - -
-
September 2 - - - - - - - -
October 5 - - - - - - 2 1
November 3 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 10 48 4.8 850 85.0 17.7 8 53
Conference 7 38 5.4 639 91.3 16.8 6 53
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 23 4.6 380 76.0 16.5 2 36
Away 5 25 5.0 470 94.0 18.8 6 53
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 9 40 4.4 716 79.6 17.9 8 53
Losses 1 8 8.0 134 134.0 16.8 0 27
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September 2 5 2.5 111 55.5 22.2 2 34
October 5 22 4.4 387 77.4 17.6 3 47
November 3 21 7.0 352 117.3 16.8 3 53
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 10 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 7 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - 0
Away 5 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 9 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 1 - - - - - - - 0
-
September 2 - - - - - - - 0
October 5 - - - - - - - 0
November 3 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 10 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 9 - - - - - - - -
Losses 1 - - - - - - - -
-
September 2 - - - - - - - -
October 5 - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -
-
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 10 - 850 - - 850 85.0
Conference 7 - 639 - - 639 91.3
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 5 - 380 - - 380 76.0
Away 5 - 470 - - 470 94.0
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
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Wins 9 - 716 - - 716 79.6
Losses 1 - 134 - - 134 134.0
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September 2 - 111 - - 111 55.5
October 5 - 387 - - 387 77.4
November 3 - 352 - - 352 117.3
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 48 4.8 - 8 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 36 5.1 - 6 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
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Home 12 2.4 - 2 - - - - - - - 0
Away 36 7.2 - 6 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
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Wins 48 5.3 - 8 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 0 0.0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0
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September 12 6.0 - 2 - - - - - - - 0
October 18 3.6 - 3 - - - - - - - 0
November 18 6.0 - 3 - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 10 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
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Home 5 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
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Wins 9 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 1 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
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September 2 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 5 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
PRINCIPLED LEADERSHIP, ACADEMIC INTEGRATION AND COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE