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Eight Harvard Football Games to Appear on National or Regional Television

Harvard will appear in eight of the Ivy League's 23 televised games this fall (Gil Talbot).
Harvard will appear in eight of the Ivy League's 23 televised games this fall (Gil Talbot).

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Harvard Athletics announced Monday that a record eight football games during the 2017 season will be broadcast live on national or regional television. A total of four games have been picked up as part of the Ivy League football television packages with NBC and Eleven Sports, as well as four additional games to be broadcast on NESN or NESNplus.

Fans can first see the Crimson on NESNplus when it hosts conference foe Brown at Harvard Stadium Sept. 23. Harvard's final seven games of the season will all aired live beginning with a trip to Cornell Oct. 7 on Eleven Sports.

Harvard's home contest against Lafayette, slated for a noon kick-off, can be seen live on NESN. The Crimson hits the NBCSN air waves in a game under the Stadium lights Oct. 20 against Princeton and then returns to NESN Oct. 28 against the Big Green of Dartmouth.

Harvard's game in the Big Apple against Columbia Nov. 4 is its second on Eleven Sports, before returning to NESNplus against Penn Nov. 11. The 134th playing of The Game versus Yale will be aired live on CNBC for the second-straight season Nov. 18.

A complete listing of all Ivy League games scheduled for television broadcast can be found below.

2017 Ivy League Football Television Schedule

DATE

GAME

TIME

NETWORK

Saturday, Sept. 16

San Diego at Princeton

12 p.m.

Eleven Sports

Saturday, Sept. 16

Ohio Dominican at Penn

TBA

The Comcast Network

Saturday, Sept. 23

*Brown at Harvard

12 p.m.

NESNplus

Saturday, Sept. 23

*Cornell at Yale

1 p.m.

Eleven Sports

Friday, Sept. 29

*Dartmouth at Penn

7 p.m.

NBCSN

Saturday, Sept. 30

*Columbia at Princeton

12:30 p.m.

Eleven Sports

Saturday, Oct. 7

*Harvard at Cornell

1:30 p.m.

Eleven Sports

Saturday, Oct. 14

Lafayette at Harvard

12 p.m.

NESN

Saturday, Oct. 14

*Penn at Columbia

1:30 p.m.

Eleven Sports

Friday, Oct. 20

*Princeton at Harvard

7:30 p.m.

NBCSN

Saturday, Oct. 21

*Columbia at Dartmouth

12:30 p.m.

Eleven Sports

Saturday, Oct. 21

*Yale at Penn

TBA

Comcast Philly

Saturday, Oct. 28

*Cornell at Princeton

7 p.m.

NBCSN

Saturday, Oct. 28

*Dartmouth at Harvard

12 p.m.

NESN

Saturday, Oct. 28

*Penn at Brown

12:30 p.m.

Eleven Sports

Friday, Nov. 3

*Brown at Yale

8 p.m.

NBCSN

Saturday, Nov. 4

*Princeton at Penn

TBA

Comcast Philly

Saturday, Nov. 4

*Harvard at Columbia

1 p.m.

Eleven Sports

Friday, Nov. 10

&*Dartmouth at Brown

8 p.m.

NBCSN

Saturday, Nov. 11

*Penn at Harvard

12 p.m.

NESNplus

Saturday, Nov. 11

*Yale at Princeton

1 p.m.

Eleven Sports

Saturday, Nov. 18

*Harvard at Yale

12:30 p.m.

CNBC

Saturday, Nov. 18

*Cornell at Penn

1:30 p.m.

Eleven Sports

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