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Double-Double Trouble

Notebook: Sears and Company Push Past Men's Basketball, 67-55

​In front of the liveliest crowd of the year, the Harvard men’s basketball team failed to escape Yale for its third consecutive loss at Lavietes Pavilion. Though the teams were nearly even in the second half, a 9-0 run by the Bulldogs (17-5, 8-0 Ivy League) midway through the first half created enough separation to seal the eventual 67-55 win over the Crimson (10-14, 2-6).

Agunwa's Attack

Notebook: Okolie Leads Harvard to Win Over Brown

​After dropping five straight, the Harvard men’s basketball team finally escaped with a victory in front of a home crowd on Friday night. Although Brown (7-14, 2-5 Ivy League) pulled within three with under a minute to go, the Crimson (10-13, 2-5) held on for the victory, 79-73.

McCarthy Making Moves

Notebook: Without Edosomwan, Men's Basketball Unable to Keep Up With Princeton

Playing without star forward Zena Edosomwan, the Harvard men’s basketball team dropped to 1-4 in Ivy League play with an 83-62 loss to Princeton at Jadwin Gymnasium.

Claiming Vic-Tori

NOTEBOOK: Women's Ice Hockey Crashes Out of Beanpot

Top-ranked Boston College scored five times in the opening period en route to a completely one-sided 8-0 victory in the Beanpot semifinals.

Face to Face

NOTEBOOK: Men's Hockey’s Beanpot Hopes Crushed by Special Teams

Propelled by two unanswered power-play goals midway through the second period on Monday, No. 4/4 BC marched onto next week’s championship game against Boston University, knocking off the No. 7/7 Crimson by a score of 3-2.


NOTEBOOK: Women's Ice Hockey Needs Consistency to Harbor Success

After splitting a weekend series with Quinnipiac and Princeton, the Harvard women's ice hockey team has a way to go until the postseason.

Beat at the Buzzer

Notebook: Free Throw Woes Continue To Paralyze Men's Basketball

After leading by 16 at the break, the Crimson scored just 21 points after intermission and missed the front end of two one-and-ones with under a minute left that would have sealed the win against the Columbia Lions (15-6, 4-0). Columbia, who memorably lost to Harvard on a Siyani Chambers ’16-’17 buzzer beater last year when they visited Lavietes Pavilion, got revenge a year later when Alex Rosenberg drained a jumper as time expired, leading Columbia to a 55-54 win.

Post Up

NOTEBOOK: Despite Comeback, Men's Basketball Unable To Close Out Cornell

​Despite overcoming a 15-point halftime deficit, the Harvard men’s basketball team fell to Cornell at home on Friday, 77-65. The Big Red, which was playing without star Robert Hatter, was led by 33 points from freshman guard Matt Morgan.

Senior in Aisle Four

Senior in Aisle Four

Computer Science concentrator Michael J. Woo ’16 reads a book in aisle 4 of the Harvard COOP bookstore, where many students purchase course books, on Wednesday afternoon.

No Freebies

Notebook: Second Half Dooms Men's Basketball Against Dartmouth

Despite building an 11-point lead and shutting out Dartmouth (7-9, 1-1 Ivy League) through the first seven minutes of the second half, the Crimson (9-9, 1-1) went cold during a 34-10 Big Green run in the game’s final 11:40 and fell, 63-50, on Saturday night in Hanover.

Three at Last

NOTEBOOK: Vesey's 12th Multi-Goal Game Becomes His First Career Hat Trick

Jimmy Vesey's first career hat trick paired with an impressive performance from the Harvard defense, backed by the return of Brayden Jaw, enabled the Crimson to snap its two-game skid with a come-from-behind win over St. Lawrence.

One For the Record Books

Notebook: Miller, Perez Lead Men's Basketball Past Ryerson, 73-57

After four unsuccessful attempts, the Harvard men’s basketball team (8-8, 1-0 Ivy) finally made its way to .500 for the first time since Nov. 14, dispatching the visiting Ryerson Rams (4-2), 73-57. Despite an uneven first 10 minutes, Harvard went on a 21-6 run midway through the first half to take a 17-point lead and never looked back, holding a double-digit lead for the final 23 minutes of play.

Defensive Woes

NOTEBOOK: Men's Hockey's Rivalry On Ice Loss Leaves Questions at Goalie

Harvard coach Ted Donato '91 decided to shake things up in net for the Rivalry on Ice, replacing sophomore Merrick Madsen with freshman Michael Lackey after the former let in six goals in the Crimson loss against BU. The change did not have the desired effect, however.

Steeves Returns

NOTEBOOK: Seniors Lead Men's Basketball to First Ivy Win of Season

In a back-and-forth game that featured 13 ties and four lead changes, The Crimson (7-8, 1-0) rode an undersized lineup and converted its free throws down the stretch to come away with a win at home over Dartmouth.

Aye Aye Captain

Notebook: Sharpshooting Leads Men's Basketball to Victory Over Wofford

​Returning home after a month on the road, the Harvard men’s basketball team (6-7) won for the fourth time in its last five outings, defeating the visiting Wofford Terriers (3-9), 77-57. The Crimson shot a season-high 63.8 percent from the field. After taking a six-point lead into break, Harvard outscored the Terriers by 14 in the second half.

Special Teams

In Photos: The Game

Crimson-UC Crossfire Debate

The Back of the UC Ballot

Helicopter over Harvard

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