FOOTBALL: Oppenheimer the center of attention

On Saturday, offensive lineman John Oppenheimer ’14 will emerge from the tunnel and enter the Yale Bowl in front of thousands of fans. The News sat down with Oppenheimer to discuss the emotions and energy that accompany playing in The Game. Q. What does The Game mean to you? A. The Game means a lot to […]


Division I AD’s seek reallignment

Student-athletes, administrators and coaches across the country have long made claims that the NCAA is a flawed system and balance of power in Division I legislation is an underlying problem. As the annual NCAA convention approaches in January, schools around the country are discussing major changes to how Division I NCAA athletics are governed. In […]

FOOTBALL: Yale falls to Princeton

Yale had one last chance to stay alive in the race for the Ivy title, but that flickering hope was put out this afternoon.


FOOTBALL LIVEBLOG: Yale takes on Princeton

The Bulldogs (5–3, 3–2 Ivy) take on the Princeton Tigers (7–1, 5–0) in Princeton, N.J. at 1 p.m. This is both teams’ penultimate game of the 2013 season and a win for the Tigers could clinch at least part of the Ivy League title.  


FOOTBALL: Keys to the game against Princeton

Tomorrow at 1:00 p.m., the Bulldogs (5–3, 3–2 Ivy) will take on the Princeton Tigers (7–1, 5–0) in their last competition before The Game. The contest will air on ESPN3 and will take place in Princeton Stadium. In order to gain the edge over the Tigers, Yale must force turnovers, keep the ball on the […]


Students prepare for stricter Harvard-Yale tailgate

Though Yale administrators have imposed strict regulations on the tailgate, students remain excited about the variety of other intercollegiate events before and after The Game.


The Game on ice

Although The Game will take place for the 130th time on Nov. 23 at the Yale Bowl, there is also a new rivalry game in the works for the Bulldogs and the Crimson.

FOOTBALL: Keys to the game against Brown.

Tomorrow, the Bulldogs will host the Brown Bears for their 118th matchup on the gridiron. Both teams are riding on the momentum of record-breaking individual performances as well as lopsided scores. Running, defense and composure will all be essential for Yale to escape Week Eight with a victory. A Tale of Tailbacks Last weekend at […]


FOOTBALL: Heart of the bulldogs

Last weekend, the entire football team rushed the field when tailback Tate Harshbarger ’14 scored his first career touchdown against Columbia at the Yale Bowl.


Ivy ADs talk re-governance

The NCAA faces challenges both in how it is governed and in how conferences are organized. Last week, Ivy League athletic directors converged on New Haven to weigh in on these and other issues facing the Ancient Eight.

Football: Historic run keys victory over Lions

In Saturday's game the Bulldogs broke records and regained the confidence that came with their 3–0 start to the 2013 season.