September 11, 2001

BROWN CANCELS FOOTBALL GAME AGAINST SAN DIEGO

Sept. 11, 2001

Providence, Rhode Island - The football game between Brown University and the University of San Diego, scheduled for Saturday (9/15/01) in San Diego, California, has been cancelled due to the tragedy that struck the United States this morning.

"In light of today's national tragedy, Brown University is canceling its trip to San Diego and its intercollegiate football game against the University of San Diego," said Brown Athletic Director David Roach. "Our focus and concern is with the welfare of our student-athletes, our athletic personnel, and the entire Brown family. Our hearts go out to the victims and families of this terrible tragedy."

Brown will now open its 2001 football season against Harvard on September 22nd in Cambrdge, Mass.