|Overall record: 6-3 - Conference: 2-2|
All times Eastern (* Conference; • In-region)
|9/8||at Dickinson||W, 6-2|
|9/22||vs. Union * •||L, 42-6|
|9/29||at St. Lawrence * •||W, 47-0|
|10/6||vs. Rochester * •||W, 38-12|
|10/13||vs. Franklin and Marshall||W, 44-0|
|10/20||at Alfred •||W, 24-21|
|10/27||at Ithaca •||L, 52-13|
|11/3||vs. St. John Fisher •||W, 28-18|
|11/10||at RPI * •||L, 35-29|
November 17, 2016 Upstate-to-West Palm combination serves Statesmen Hobart receiver Brandon Shed hails from sunny West Palm Beach, so handling winter in upstate New York is something he wasn’t prepared for. But his quarterback, Shane Sweeney, calls Geneva, N.Y., home.
November 12, 2016 #21/22 Hobart clinches NCAA playoff berth GENEVA, N.Y.—The nationally ranked Hobart College football team produced a season-high 544 yards of offense in a 56-27 win over the University of Rochester that clinched a share of the Liberty League Championship and the conference's automatic bid to the NCAA playoffs. Junior quarterback Shane Sweeney threw for 256 yards and three touchdowns. Junior wide receiver Brandon Shed pulled in five passes for a game-high 132 yards and two touchdowns.
November 5, 2016 Top 25: Wesley in control; St. Lawrence, Stevenson slip Case Western Reserve rallied to remain in playoff contention, while Wesley knocked off its archrival, Hobart handed St. Lawrence its first loss and Wilkes rallied past Stevenson in Week 10's Division III Top 25 action.
October 29, 2016 Hobart pulls off another 4th quarter comeback at WPI
October 22, 2016 Roundup: Two for 200 Carnegie Mellon's Rich Lackner and Washington U's Larry Kindbom became the fourth and fifth active coaches to reach the 200-win milestone for their careers, just hours apart. That and more in Saturday's national roundup.
October 22, 2016 Another late comeback gives Hobart 500th win GENEVA, N.Y.—For the fourth time this season, the No. 24 Hobart College football team rallied from a fourth quarter deficit and pull out a victory, the program's 500th all-time win. Junior quarterback Shane Sweeney threw an 18-yard TD pass to junior wide receiver Brandon Shed with 1:47 remaining for the game-winning score against Springfield College. With the 12-7 victory, Hobart improved to 6-1 overall and 3-1 in the Liberty League. The loss drops Springfield to 4-4, 3-2. The 19 combined points are the fewest in a Hobart game since the Statesmen defeated Rensselaer 10-0 in 2009.