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Unbeaten Colgate Shuts Out Football in Lopsided Affair
By Raphy Gendler | Cornell Daily Sun

October 13, 2018

HAMILTON, N.Y. — Colgate entered Saturday having allowed just six points since week two of the season. After 60 minutes against Cornell football, that number stayed the exact same. Colgate’s defense proved why it’s the nation’s best on Saturday, shutting out the Red and giving the Raiders a decisive 31-0 victory. “If my quote from…

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Defense Pushes #17 Colgate Past Football, 31-0
By CornellBigRed.com

October 13, 2018

HAMILTON, N.Y. — The 100th all-time meeting between Cornell and Colgate was dominated by the Raiders’ top-ranked defense, as the home team posted its third shutout in four games with a 31-0 victory on Saturday afternoon at Andy Kerr Stadium. No. 17 Colgate improved to 6-0, while the Big Red fell to 2-3. Colgate, which…

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Fourth Quarter Rally Lifts Football Over Harvard, 28-24
By CornellBigRed.com

October 8, 2018

ITHACA, N.Y. – Staring at a double-digit deficit at home against Harvard for the second straight year, the Cornell football team was again undaunted. The result – the Big Red’s first win streak over the Crimson this century. Harold Coles rushed for a 34-yard touchdown, then Dalton Banks hit Owen Peters with a 33-yard touchdown…

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4th Quarter Comeback Fuels Football to 2nd Consecutive Win Over Harvard
By Zachary Silver | Cornell Daily Sun

October 6, 2018

Call it a rivalry based on earned confidence in Cambridge or call it the little brother mentality in Ithaca. No matter what you called it, this rivalry has seen Harvard long reign supreme over Cornell — on the gridiron, in the national rankings and, most palpable of all, in the self-deprecating jokes. But in regards…

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Fast Start Powers Football Past Unbeaten Sacred Heart, 43-24
By CornellBigRed.com

October 1, 2018

ITHACA, N.Y. – Cornell scored on every first half offensive possession and once on defense and cruised to a 43-24 victory over previously unbeaten Sacred Heart on Saturday afternoon at Schoellkopf Field to pick up its first win of the season. The Big Red improved to 1-2 on the year, while the Pioneers fell to…

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“Turnover Time” Finally Arrives in Football’s Win Over Sacred Heart
By Zachary Silver | Cornell Daily Sun

September 29, 2018

The stress of failing to secure a takeaway had started to weigh on the Cornell football defense. The defense had kept two high-flying offenses in check the first two weeks but had no turnovers to show despite the program’s “All About the Ball” mantra. That changed quickly in Saturday’s 43-24 defeat of Sacred Heart. When…

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Football Misses Opportunities, Comes Up Short Against Yale on Homecoming
By Zachary Silver | Cornell Daily Sun

September 26, 2018

As soon as final whistle against Yale last year, Cornell football couldn’t wait to learn when the rematch would be. What the Red was handed was the Homecoming game in front of its largest crowd of the season for the Ivy opener against the defending champs. Sign head coach David Archer ’05 up for that…

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Yale Staves Off Football On Homecoming, 30-24
By CornellBigRed.com

September 24, 2018

ITHACA, N.Y. – Junior running back Harold Coles rushed for one touchdown and caught another with 130 all-purpose yards, but Yale staved off the Cornell football team for a 30-24 victory in the Big Red’s Homecoming on Saturday afternoon at Schoellkopf Field. Cornell (0-2, 0-1 Ivy League) effectively contained vaunted running back Zane Dudek (33…

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Delaware Hands Football Season-Opening Loss
By CornellBigRed.com

September 18, 2018

NEWARK, Del. — Delaware’s defense limited Cornell to 232 yards of offense and improved to 2-1 on the season with a 27-10 win on Saturday afternoon at Delaware Stadium. The loss ruined the Big Red’s 2018 season opener. Junior quarterback Mike Catanese connected with classmate Davy Lizana in the right corner of the end zone…

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Jim Hanchett, Get Well Soon!

August 31, 2018

Jim Hanchett ‘53, Cornell Football Association Historian suffered a fall and is currently recuperating with his family in Michigan. Jim’s contributions to the CFA & Cornell Football have spanned nearly 7 decades, affecting the lives of many! If you would like to send along your well wishes to Jim, please do so below.

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