Harvard University banner 1968 undefeated season
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This is an original Harvard University 1968 football banner from the famous undefeated 1968 season. Framed and mounted to a silk fabric mat and protected with UV glass so no fading! Ready to hang!!!! Please note the reflection is from the shrink wrap that protects the frame.
For the first time since 1909, the football teams of Harvard and Yale were each undefeated with 6-0 records in their conference (8-0 overall)
They met for their season’s final game on November 23, 1968 at Harvard Stadium. Led by their quarterback captain Brian Dowling, Yale was heavily favored to win and they quickly led the game 22–0.
With two minutes remaining on the clock they still led 29–13.[As the last seconds ticked down, Harvard, coached by John Yovicsin, tied the game, scoring 16 points in the final 42 seconds.
The Harvard Crimson declared victory with a famous headline, “Harvard Beats Yale 29-29!