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Juliet Spies-Gans

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Season Recap 2
Men's Basketball

Thirty Games in, Harvard is Still Marching

After adding the returning All-Ivy senior talents and top-100 recruit freshman Zena Edosomwan, the murmurs were not of the Crimson winning the Ivy League, but of going undefeated.

Notebooks

NOTEBOOK: Sharpshooting Rivard Key To Crimson's Success

The shot clock hit six as Chambers found a streaking Rivard near the top of the key. The senior wasted no time, hitting a dagger from behind the arc to make it a two-possession game, 94-89.

VICTORY
Men's Basketball

Men's Basketball Clinches NCAA Berth With Win Over Yale

The Crimson clinched its third straight berth in the NCAA Tournament with a 70-58 win over Yale on Friday night at the Payne Whitney Gymnasium.

Curry Time
Notebooks

NOTEBOOK: Balanced Scoring, Curry Key Men's Basketball in Blowout Win over Penn

In a game that wasn’t close, there was one statistic that was a dead heat: both Penn and co-captain Brandyn Curry tallied four steals on the night.

siyani-chambers-big-red-win
Men's Basketball

Men's Basketball Routs Cornell, 67-44, in Ithaca

A week after losing its first Ivy League contest to Yale, the Harvard men's basketball team rebounded with its second consecutive victory.

Notebooks

NOTEBOOK: Rosenberg Gives Men's Basketball a Scare

With 6:38 left in regulation, a three-pointer from sophomore guard Siyani Chambers extended the Harvard men’s basketball team’s lead to 12. After trading buckets with Columbia for the majority of Friday night’s game, the Crimson seemed to finally create some breathing room with Chambers’ trey.

Men's Basketball

NOTEBOOK: Cold Shooting Dooms Men's Basketball Against Yale

In basketball, box scores usually don’t tell the whole story. But when one team’s free throw percentage is less than the opposing squad’s three-point percentage, you may be able to draw a few conclusions.

Notebooks

NOTEBOOK: Sharpshooting Crimson Halts Quakers

Just as co-captain Laurent Rivard hit consecutive threes, the Harvard men’s basketball team (17-3, 4-0 Ivy) earned consecutive wins. The squad notched its second victory in as many nights, taking care of Penn (4-13, 1-2), 80-50, Saturday night at Lavietes Pavilion.

YATTA SMITH
Breaking Sports

Basketball's Kenyatta Smith Out for Season

Junior Kenyatta Smith, a center on the Harvard men’s basketball team, re-injured his foot earlier this week, Smith told The Crimson early Friday morning. According to a source close to the team, he will be out for the remainder of the season. Smith played an instrumental role in the team’s run to the third round of the NCAA Tournament last March.

West Coast Wes
Men's Basketball

Trio of Casey, Chambers and Saunders Pushes Men's Basketball Over BU in Overtime

In a contest featuring a pair of teams from the same city, it was a battle of coasts, as Los Angeles native Wesley Saunders went head-to-head with Philadelphia’s Maurice Watson Jr.

Men's Basketball

Men's Basketball Topples Bryant, 86-68

Although the Harvard men’s basketball schedule said that Wednesday’s contest was a home game, anyone at Lavietes Pavilion tonight would beg to differ.

Hands Together
Women's Basketball

More Than a Coach

Delaney-Smith transformed a program that had once been consistently below .500 into one in which winning was considered the norm. Since her inaugural title just five years into her tenure, Delaney-Smith has added 10 more banners, six NCAA Tournaments, and four WNIT appearances.

Men's Basketball

Men's Basketball Routs MIT

For almost eight minutes of the Harvard men’s basketball team’s first half, it seemed as if only one half of the scoreboard was working.

FRONT FOUR
Men's Basketball

Men's Basketball Big Men Ready to Step Up Again

With the arrival of 6’9” freshman Zena Edosomwan and the return of 6’7” senior Kyle Casey, the team now features a front line at least five men deep.

Men's Basketball

Harvard Lands Two Big-Name Basketball Recruits

With just over a month and a half until the season begins, the Harvard men’s basketball team needed just about a day and a half to clinch commitments from two recruits this past weekend.

Data Sculpture
Visual Arts

Painting by the Numbers: Data Visualization

School at School
Columns

What We Forget About School: School

Head of the Charles
Men's Crew

Head of the Charles 2014

Understanding Faith
Columns

Understanding Faith