Scott Tabbed Ivy Offensive Player of the Week

Scott Tabbed Ivy Offensive Player of the Week

Adam Scott caught two TD passes vs. Columbia (Gil Talbot).

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – After making seven catches for a career-high 109 yards and two touchdowns in the Crimson’s 28-21 win over Columbia Saturday, sophomore wide receiver Adam Scott of the Harvard football team has been named the Ivy League Offensive Player of the Week.

Scott, a native of Denton, Texas, had TD grabs for 29 and 22 yards and had a long catch of 32 yards on the day. Scott scored his first touchdown with 3:23 left in the 1st, giving Harvard a 7-0 lead He then made it 28-14 with a grab with 5:13 remaining in the third.

With the victory, the Crimson improved to 7-1 overall and 5-0 in Ancient Eight play. Harvard has now won at least seven games for an Ivy record 16-straight seasons, and Tim Murphy, The Thomas Stephenson Family Head Coach for Harvard Football, moved into second place in Ivy history with 115 conference wins.

Harvard will visit Penn Friday, Nov. 11 at 8 p.m., in a game shown live on the NBC Sports Network. A Crimson victory would clinch a share of the program’s fourth-straight Ivy League title.