Joe Viviano is completing 62.0 percent of his passes this fall (Gil Talbot).
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Senior quarterback Joe Viviano of the No. 22/24 Harvard football team has been added to the College Football Performance Awards FCS National Performer of the Year Watch List, it was announced Wednesday.
Viviano, who hails from Berwyn, Pa., has started all seven games he has appeared in this fall, and is 134-of-216 (.620) for 1,616 yards and 13 touchdowns. He is averaging 230.9 yards per game through the air and has also ran for 269 yards (38.4 ypg.), while rushing for five scores. He ranks third in the Ivy League in passing and passing efficiency (140.1) and is second in total offense (269.3 ypg.).
Harvard stands 7-1 overall and 5-0 in the Ivy League. The Crimson can clinch a share of its fourth-straight Ancient Eight title with a win at Penn Friday, Nov. 11. The game will be shown live on NBC Sports Network at 8 p.m.