March Madness Feature
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While winning tonight’s matchup would’ve advanced the Harvard men’s basketball team to the Sweet Sixteen, the final result of the Crimson’s contest against Michigan State was, instead, bittersweet.
For the second consecutive year, the Harvard men's basketball team pulled off an upset. On Thursday, it defeated Cincinnati, 61-57, in the second round of the NCAA Tournament.
For the Harvard men’s basketball team, winning is becoming a habit—but on Thursday, it never looked easy. In a game in which every inbounds pass, every layup, and every free throw had to be earned, the Crimson did just enough to stave off a hard-charging Cincinnati squad, 61-57.