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Nunley's Heroics Carry Women's Basketball to Road Win Over La Salle

Thanks to Nunley’s heroics, which included a team-high 19 points, the Harvard women’s basketball team (13-1) extended its win streak to 13 games and 56 days as it avoided defeat at the hands of an athletic Explorers (9-7) squad. The Texas native sank 9-of-15 field goals and grabbed 12 boards to collect her second double-double of the season.

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Women's Basketball Beats Dartmouth Despite Defensive Woes

The Big Green (5-9, 0-1 Ivy League) gave the Crimson (12-1, 1-0) all it could handle in the third quarter but the Crimson held on to win by five.

Rise and Fire
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Women's Basketball Topples Unbeaten Buffalo for Tourney Title, 11th Straight Win

Harvard will head into conference play in 2017 following one of the best starts in recent program history.

Benzan
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Benzan

Freshman guard Katie Benzan (3), shown in action earlier this season, had a team-leading 16 points and seven assists against UNC Asheville.

Benzan
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Women's Basketball Pushes Win Streak to 10

​In the team’s second appearance in the Fordham Holiday Classic, the Harvard women’s basketball team has again advanced to the championship game with its 79-61 victory over UNC Asheville at the Rose Hill Gymnasium in The Bronx, N.Y.

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Women's Basketball Scraps Out Win Over Siena

​In another contest one could label as a trap game, the Harvard women’s basketball team overcame Siena (2-8, 1-1 MAAC) on the road for a 65-58 victory. The win extended the team’s unbeaten streak to nine, the longest non-conference run in program history.

POINT PERSON
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POINT PERSON

Freshman point guard Katie Benzan helped Harvard to its eighth consecutive victory. The Crimson defeated Kansas, 69-59, on Wednesday night in Lawrence.

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Women's Basketball Beats Kansas for Eighth Straight Win

The 69-59 victory at Allen Fieldhouse was the team’s eighth consecutive win. Wednesday’s victory was the team’s first victory over a power five conference opponent this season.

Extending the Streak
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Extending the Streak

Sophomore guard Sydney Skinner, pictured above, pitched in 14 points to help the Crimson extend its winning streak to seven games.

Extending the Streak
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Women's Basketball Extends Winning Streak After Defeating NJIT

​The Harvard women’s basketball team overcame the notion of a ‘trap game’ on Sunday afternoon at Lavietes Pavilion with a 59-38 win over visiting NJIT.

Led by Destiny
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Led by Destiny

Senior forward Destiny Nunley, pictured here in earlier action, notched her first double-double of the year against Temple, grabbing ten rebounds while pacing the team with 21 points en route to the team’s fourth-straight win at home. The senior missed matching her season-high total in points by one, which she recorded in the team’s win against Maine which spurred the team’s winning streak.

Led by Destiny
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Women's Basketball Pushes Win Streak to Six in Win Over Owls

Harvard enjoyed its first-ever triumph over the Owls, 73-62, thanks in part to the solid execution of a clever match-up zone defense.

Rise and Fire
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Rise and Fire

Co-captain Destiny Nunley rises for a shot inside the paint. The senior provides a strong inside presence for Harvard.

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Women's Basketball Downs Sacred Heart In Weekday Road Contest

The Harvard women’s basketball team overcame the challenge of a midweek road trip to extend its season winning streak to five games on Tuesday night.

Defense First
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Defense First

Behind a six point, 10 rebound, and four block effort from junior Taylor Rooks, the Crimson held off Fairfield at home. The Crimson limited the visiting stags to seven points in the final quarter to take the win.