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Men's Basketball

St. Joseph's Dominates Men's Basketball, 75-56

It looked like the Harvard men’s basketball team went on Thanksgiving break a day early.

Men's Basketball

Men's Basketball Falls to UMass, 67-64, on Last-Second Basket

Sampson Carter knocked down a three-pointer with 1.2 seconds remaining to give the University of Massachusetts a 67-64 win over the Harvard men’s basketball team on Tuesday morning.

Men's Basketball

Taking the Lead

Christian Webster had a slew of questions running through his mind as he walked into Lavietes Pavilion on that September afternoon that has been etched into his memory.

Men's Basketball

Defense Leads Men's Basketball Past MIT in Season Opener

The personnel may have been different, but the storyline was the same.

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Men's Basketball

At "Crimson Madness," Fans Get First Look at 2012-13 Men's Basketball Team

From the very first second of the 2012-13 season, it was clear that this will be a year of change for the Harvard men’s basketball team.

Men's Basketball

Myers Joins Men's Basketball Class of 2017

One week after the decommitment of Noah Allen, the Harvard men’s basketball team’s Class of 2017 is back up to two members. Forward Hunter Myers committed to the Crimson on Tuesday, joining highly-touted recruit Zena Edosomwan in coach Tommy Amaker’s fifth Harvard recruiting class.

Men's Basketball

Amaker Makes History on the Court

Current men’s basketball coach Tommy Amaker faced a very different situation when he arrived in Cambridge back in 2007 compared with that of Tim Murphy.

Women's Volleyball

Women's Volleyball Goes Winless in Season-opening Tournament

After falling to Middle Tennessee State, 3-2, on Friday, the Crimson was blanked in back-to-back matches on Saturday, falling to Towson and a talented Virginia Tech team, 3-0.

Men's Basketball

Sophomores Shine in Men's Basketball's Four-Game Sweep in Italy

The Harvard men’s basketball team will return from its week-long trip to Italy with a perfect 4-0 record after defeating Paffoni Omegna, 81-62, Monday afternoon in Verbania.

Men's Basketball

Amaker Adds California Wing Allen to '17 Class

When four-star recruit Zena Edosomwan committed to the Harvard men’s basketball team in March, the Crimson’s Class of 2017 recruiting ...

Women's Lacrosse

WOMEN'S LACROSSE: Late-Season Run Propels Crimson

Things were not looking up for the Harvard women’s lacrosse team on the night of April 2.

Field Hockey


For four years, Melanie Baskind has dominated the Ivy League.

Men's Basketball

MEN'S BASKETBALL: Crimson Turns in Historic Year

The 2011-12 Harvard men’s basketball season ended in historic fashion. For the first time since 1946, the Crimson reached the NCAA tournament.

Men's Basketball

Talented Prospects List Harvard Among Top Choices

Tommy Amaker has put together a number of strong recruiting classes during his five years as the Harvard men’s basketball coach.

Women's Lacrosse

Top-Seeded Penn Awaits Women's Lacrosse in Playoff Opener

On Friday night, the Crimson will get another crack at the Quakers.