The Ivy League’s new partnership with ESPN will include six Ivy football games on ESPNU throughout the 2018 season with Brown kicking-off the schedule, hosting a Friday evening match-up against Harvard at Brown Stadium on September 21.
The Gilbane Building Company has named twelve 2017-2018 Brown University scholar-athletes in recognition of their extraordinary academic and athletic achievement. The 2017-2018 Thomas F. and William J. Gilbane Endowed Scholars demonstrate the intensive self-discipline, motivation, and heart that have defined Brown for over 250 years. They excel not only as competitors, but also as committed scholars and reputable individuals.
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.
Brown’s Annual Football Spring Game had some significance on the offensive side of the ball with the quarterbacks Nick Duncan (St. Louis, MO) and Michael McGovern (St. Louis, MO) providing the offensive spark to Brown’s new offense along with some strong running by Evan Jackson (Dallas, TX) and Darius Daies (St. Louis, MO).
Brown head coach Phil Estes and the Bears’ football team will conclude 12 days of spring football practice with the Annual Spring Football Game on Saturday, April 28, 2018 at Brown Stadium, starting at 12:30 pm. The game is free and open to the public.
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.
The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame (NFF) announced today the members of the 2018 NFF Hampshire Honor Society, which is comprised of college football players from all divisions of play who each maintained a cumulative 3.2 GPA or better throughout their college careers. Brown ranked second in the nation with 17 football student-athletes selected.
At the outset of spring practice, Brown football coach Phil Estes is optimistic that the Bears' 2018 football team will have a marked change in direction with new offensive and defensive schemes being developed for the upcoming season and the return of some talented players on both sides of the ball.
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 senior All-Ivy defensive end Richard “Dewey” Jarvis (Watertown, MA) has accepted an invitation to play in the 2018 Reese’s Senior Bowl on Saturday, January 27, at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Alabama. Kick-off is 1:30pm CST on the NFL Network.
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.
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.
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.