2017 Brown Football News

  • Brown Athletics Honors 2018 Award Winners at 10th Annual Senior Celebration
    May 21, 2018
    Brown University athletics held its 10th Annual Senior Celebration and Awards Luncheon at the Providence Biltmore on Monday with over 275 student-athletes, coaches, staff, and distinguished guests in attendance to celebrate another year of success in competition, in the classroom, and in the community.
  • Six Brown Student-Athletes Earn Prestigious Royce Fellowships
    April 27, 2018
    Six Brown University student-athletes have earned prestigious Royce Fellowships as announced at The Royce Society of Fellows 22nd Annual Induction Ceremony on Thursday night at the Willis Reading Room in the John Hay Library.
  • Brown Athletics Set to Host Brown Bears Sports Report at Flatbread Company
    March 13, 2018
    Brown University athletics is set to host the Brown Bears Sports Report every Wednesday from March 14 to April 25 at Flatbread Company, featuring a variety of guests from the Bears' athletic department.
  • Brown's James Develin '10 joins Brady, Gronk and Slater on Pro Bowl team
    December 20, 2017
    When it comes to the Patriots 2017 Pro Bowlers, you have the usual suspects and one surprise. For the first time in his career, James Develin has been named to the Pro Bowl. The fullback joins quarterback Tom Brady, tight end Rob Gronkowski and special teamer Matthew Slater.
  • 2017 Fall Academic All-Ivy Selections Announced
    December 19, 2017
    Brown University had 10 student-athletes garner Academic All-Ivy accolades in an announcement made by the Ivy League on Tuesday. The five men and five women were key contributors to their respective fall teams with a 3.0 or better cumulative grade point average.
  • Ben Rosenblatt Named CoSIDA Academic All-American
    December 14, 2017
    Brown University senior kicker Ben Rosenblatt (Newton Center, MA) has been named to the 2017 CoSIDA Academic All-America® Division I Football Team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). He was selected a Second Team Academic All-American.
  • Richard Jarvis Named ECAC All-Star and All-New England
    December 08, 2017
    Brown senior defensive end Richard “Dewey” Jarvis (Watertown, MA), a finalist for the Ivy League Defensive Player of the Year, has been named an ECAC First Team All-Star and a First Team All-New England selection.
  • Richard Jarvis Named Finalist For The Ivy League Football Defensive Player of the Year
    November 28, 2017
    Brown senior defensive end Richard Jarvis (Watertown, Mass.), a two-time First Team All-Ivy selection, has been named one of three finalists for the Ivy League Football Defensive Player of the Year award. The Asa S. Bushnell Cup will be presented at a special reception and press conference presented by the Pasadena Tournament of Roses in the Mercury Ballroom of the New York Hilton Midtown beginning at 12:30 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 4. The presentation will be carried live on The Ivy League Network (ILN) at IvyLeague.tv.
  • Five Brown Players Named to 2017 All-Ivy Football Team
    November 21, 2017
    Led by senior first team All-Ivy defensive end Richard Jarvis (Watertown, MA), five Brown players have been named to the 2017 All-Ivy Football Team as selected by the eight Ancient Eight head football coaches. Jarvis was a unanimous first team selection, earning first team honors for the second straight year. Senior offensive linemen Christian Montano (Orange, CT) and Clay Eubank (Coto De Caza, CA) earned second team All-Ivy honors, while senior safety Connor Coughlin (Medford, NY) and sophomore wide receiver Jakob Prall (Tipp City, OH) were named honorable mention All-Ivy selections.
  • Brown’s Season Completed With 24-6 Loss To Columbia
    November 18, 2017
    Columbia earned a second place finish in the Ivy League season with a 24-6 win over Brown Saturday afternoon at Wien Stadium’s Robert Kraft Field. The Bears out-gained the Lions by a 324-275 margin in total yards, but were only able to get into the end zone once.
  • Ryan Kopec and Ben Rosenblatt Named CoSIDA Academic All-District
    November 16, 2017
    Brown University senior kicker Ben Rosenblatt (Newton Center, MA) and junior punter Ryan Kopec (Alpharetta, GA) have been selected to the CoSIDA 2017 Academic All-District Football Team. Both names will be placed on the national ballot for Academic All-American consideration.
  • Brown Concludes Its 2017 Season At Columbia
    November 15, 2017
    Brown concludes its 2017 season against Columbia on Saturday, November 18, looking to play the unfamiliar spoiler role against the Lions. Columbia is a game out of first place and needs a win over the Bears and a Yale loss for a share of the Ivy League title. All the action kick-off at 1:00 pm in a game televised by SNY and available on WPRV-AM 790 radio.
  • Brown Falls To Dartmouth, 33-10, In Return To Fenway Park
    November 11, 2017
    Returning to Fenway Park for the first time in 94 years, Brown was unable to overcome a 23-3 halftime deficit, falling to Dartmouth, 33-10, on a chilly evening at the historic ballpark on Yawkey Way.
  • Brown, Dartmouth ready to kick off Fenway Park football series
    November 10, 2017
    Most of the Brown University and Dartmouth College players who take to the field tonight (8, NBCSN) for the opening game of the Fenway Gridiron Series will be craning their necks at all the quirky ins-and-outs of the fabled ball yard.
  • Brown and Dartmouth Clash At Historic Fenway Park on Friday Evening
    November 08, 2017
    Brown football will host Dartmouth on Friday, November 10 at Fenway Park, one of the most historic and iconic sports facilities in the nation. A crowd of over 15,000 is expected to attend the game, which will be televised live on the NBC Sports Network, starting at 8:00 pm. The Bears-Big Green gridiron tilt is the first of three football games to be played at Fenway in nine days as part of the Fenway Gridiron Series, presented by Your Call Football. UMass, under coach Mark Whipple, Brown Class of 1979, will battle Maine tomorrow afternoon at 4:00 pm, and Boston College will face UConn next Saturday, November 18 at 7:00 pm on the Fenway Park turf.
  • Feature: Football Previews Fenway Park Game vs. Dartmouth
    November 07, 2017
    Brown University football student-athletes and coaches preview the Bears' Ivy League match-up with Dartmouth set for historic Fenway Park in Boston, Mass., on November 10, 2017.
  • Yale Shuts Down Brown, 34-7
    November 04, 2017
    Yale freshman tailback Zane Dudek ran for 165 yards and three touchdowns to lead the first place Bulldogs to a 34-7 Ivy League win over Brown in a nationally televised game under the lights at the Yale Bowl.
  • Brown Travels To Yale For National Television Friday Night Clash
    November 01, 2017
    Brown will take on first place Yale on Friday evening, November 3 in a nationally televised game at the Yale Bowl. It's the second ever night game to be played at Yale and will kick-off at 8:00 pm on the NBC Sports Network.
  • Brown’s Comeback Bid Falls Short, Bears Fall To Quakers, 17-7
    October 28, 2017
    Brown turned in its best defensive performance of the season, but was unable to muster enough points in a 17-7 loss to Penn Saturday afternoon at Brown Stadium.
  • Brown Hosts Penn In Salute To Service Day
    October 26, 2017
    Brown hosts Penn in its final "home" game at Brown Stadium on Saturday, October 28 at 12:30pm. Both teams are seeking their first Ivy League win of the season. Brown Athletics, in conjunction with the Brown Football Association, is sponsoring Salute To Service Day, honoring all branches of the Armed Forces, along with our first responders - police and firefighters. Saturday's honorary captain is noted orthopedic surgeon Dr. Augustus A. White III ’57, the first African American graduate from the Stanford University School of Medicine, where he was president of the student body. He received a Bronze Star for his work as a captain serving with the U.S. Army Medical Corps during the Vietnam War. Dr. White served as chief of the orthopedic surgery department at Beth Israel Hospital in Boston, and founded the academic orthopedic program at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.
  • Cornell Takes Down Brown, 34-7
    October 21, 2017
    With the Bears’ offense in hibernation for three quarters, Cornell built a 34-0 lead midway through the fourth quarter and cruised to a 34-7 Ivy League win over Brown Saturday afternoon at Schoellkopf Field.
  • Bears Travel To Cornell For Key Ivy Match-up
    October 18, 2017
    Brown looks to get back on the winning track on Saturday, October 21 at Cornell's Schoellkopf Field taking on a Big Red team they have dominated over the last nine years. Scott Cordischi and John Anderson will call the all the action on WPRV AM790, starting in the late afternoon at 3:00 pm.
  • Brown’s Phil Estes honors ‘brotherhood’ in visits to paralyzed Harvard player
    October 15, 2017
    When he first heard that Harvard freshman football player Ben Abercrombie had been severely injured playing against the University of Rhode Island in the first game of the season in Kingston, Phil Estes, the longtime Brown football coach, felt sick to his stomach.
  • Bears Tamed By Tigers, 53-0
    October 14, 2017
    Princeton scored early and often, led by Charlie Volker’s four touchdown runs, to lead the Tigers to a 53-0 Ivy League win over Brown on Family Weekend at Brown Stadium.
  • Bears Host Princeton In Return To Ivy League Action
    October 12, 2017
    Brown completed its non-league schedule with a 2-1 record and returns to Ivy League action for the remainder of the season, starting with Saturday's game against the Princeton Tigers at Brown Stadium, starting at 12:30 p.m. Both teams are looking for their first Ivy League victory in Saturday's Homecoming/Family Weekend match-up on the East Side, with expectations of getting back into the race for the Ivy title.
  • Brown Football - Bench Press For Cancer On October 16
    October 12, 2017
    On Monday, October 16, Brown Football will host the 13th annual Bench Press for Cancer on Brown's Main Campus Green. This event was created in 2004 to help former team captain Lawrence Rubida '05 and his family pay for the medical bills associated with his battle against Ewing's Sarcoma.  Despite Lawrence's passing, his former teammates and those that have followed have lived by his credo "never quit."
  • Stetson Outlasts Brown, 17-13
    October 07, 2017
    With temperatures hovering around 90-degrees and a feel-like temperature of 100 at kick-off, Stetson earned its first win of the season with a 17-13 win over Brown Saturday afternoon at Spec Martin Memorial Stadium.
  • Bears Travel To Stetson For Final Non-League Match-up
    October 04, 2017
    Brown football will be jetting off to Deland, Florida to face Stetson on Saturday, October 7. It's the first flight for the Bears since traveling to Washington, DC in 2014 to open the season against Georgetown. All the action kicks-off at 12:30pm at Spec Martin Memorial Stadium in a game televised on ESPN3.
  • Daies, McCabe Earn Brown Student-Athlete of the Week Honors
    October 02, 2017
    Football freshman running back Darius Daies and women’s golf freshman Winabel McCabe have earned Brown University Athletics Student-Athlete of the Week honors for the week of Sept. 25 to Oct. 1, Brown announced on Monday.
  • Darius Daies Named Ivy League Rookie of the Week
    October 02, 2017
    Brown freshman tailback Darius Daies (St. Louis, MO) has been named the Ivy League’s Rookie of the Week after rushing for 95 yards and two touchdowns in Brown’s 24-21 come-from-behind win over Rhode Island for the Governor’s Cup.
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