|Overall record: 8-2 - Conference: 5-1|
All times Eastern (* Conference; • In-region)
|9/9||vs. Dickinson •||W, 31-28|
|9/16||at William Paterson •||W, 31-27|
|9/23||at RPI * •||W, 24-17|
|9/30||vs. WPI * •||W, 19-14|
|10/14||at Merchant Marine * •||W, 30-19|
|10/21||at St. Lawrence * •||W, 27-7|
|10/28||at Alfred •||W, 21-14|
|11/4||vs. Union * •||L, 31-14|
|11/11||vs. Rochester * •||W, 31-21|
|11/18||at Rowan||L, 20-18|
November 4, 2017 Shed breaks career mark, Statesmen win on Senior Day GENEVA, N.Y.—The Hobart College football team celebrated its senior class with a 34-7 win over St. Lawrence University on Boswell Field today. Senior wide receiver Brandon Shed caught three passes for a game-high 121 yards, breaking the Hobart career record for receiving yards.
October 19, 2017 No longer beasts, East trying to break back through No East Region team has finished the season in Salem since 1999, and it has been 10 years since an East team has even been to the semifinals. Adam Turer explores the reasons why in Around the Nation.
October 14, 2017 Strong 2nd half carries Hobart to victory at Hartwick The Hobart College football team dominated both sides of the ball during the second half of a 49-27 non-conference win at Hartwick College this afternoon. The Statesmen improve to 5-2 overall, while the Hawks fall to 3-4.
October 7, 2017 Statesmen shut out Engineers for 1st league win GENEVA, N.Y.—The Hobart defense had three takeaways and pitched its first shutout since Sept. 1, 2012, as the Statesmen earned a 30-0 triumph over Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Liberty League football action at Boswell Field this afternoon. Hobart only allowed the Engineers to reach the red zone twice and both times the visitors came away empty handed.
September 23, 2017 Statesmen double up Gulls Hobart senior quarterback Shane Sweeney and a stout defense led the Statesmen to a 34-17 victory over Endicott College on Boswell Field this afternoon. He threw for 321 yards and four touchdowns, breaking a career record and matching another. Sweeney was 22-of-32 passing, raising his career completions total to 472, eclipsing the old standard of 455 held by Shawn Mizro '07. Sweeney also pulled even with Mizro with career touchdown pass No. 61. Sweeney will head into next week's game with 5,965 career passing yards, 132 short of Mizro's record.
September 9, 2017 Wrapup: Avoiding the blues Luther opened its blue turf with a big win, while several playoff hopefuls (Hobart, Hope, Stevenson and more) avoided going 0-2 to open the season. More in the Week 2 wrapup.