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Football pounds Dartmouth, 42-21

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Gordon and Scales combine for 239 yards rushing

For a second straight season, Harvard’s offensive line and running backs dictated play as the Crimson collected 315 yards via the ground en route to a 42-21 whitewashing of Dartmouth at Harvard Stadium on Saturday (Oct. 31).

With Harvard (5-2, 4-0 Ivy) missing an injured Cheng Ho ’10, the duo of Gino Gordon ’11 and Treavor Scales ’13 carried the load against Dartmouth (1-6; 1-3 Ivy League) as the Crimson defeated the Big Green for the 12th time in the last 13 meetings behind their massive offensive line, led by center Alex Spisak ’12 and All-American tackle James Williams ’10.

For his efforts, Gordon — who racked up 222 all-purpose yards on the day — was named Ivy Offensive Player of the Week and Scales was named Ivy Rookie of the Week.

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