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Jacob D. H. Feldman

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Wes Wing
Men's Basketball

Men's Basketball Falls to Arizona State, 56-46

Junior co-captain Siyani Chambers and senior wing Wesley Saunders combined for 25 points Sunday at Arizona State, but strong play in the paint propelled the Sun Devils to victory.

Wes Wing
Men's Basketball

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Saunders Shoulders Crimson's Success

In games against Houston and Massachusetts last week, Saunders continued separating himself from hundreds of Harvard players that have come before him, scoring a combined 51 points in two wins to claim this week’s Athlete of the Week honor.

Fischer Touchdown

Harvard Beats Yale, 31-24, in Thriller, Finishes Unbeaten

Harvard finishes undefeated for third time in century.


Around the Ivies: The Game

Saturday's story lines are overwhelming.

Playing with the Rules

Playing With The Rules

On many teams across the league, players work with the system to get the most out of their four years of eligibility. Some might do it to improve their professional prospects, but most are simply looking to be more competitive, help their team, and play the game they love for a little bit longer.


School of Murphy

Is it possible that Murphy has maintained the proper conditions the Ancient Eight alluded to 69 years ago and has created a different “environment of athletics” that fosters morality rather than restrains it?


For Football, It's Time for the Real Game to Begin

Jacob D.H. Feldman goes through what we know first, and then talks about why none of it matters much.


AROUND THE IVIES: Football Looks to Spoil Last Hurrah For Bagnoli

The Crimson’s 23.4 average margin of victory is 10 points larger than any other Ivy team’s. And it’s hungry.

Men's Basketball

Saunders' Theater

A level head combined with a competitive streak has helped senior Wesley Saunders become Ivy League Player of the Year and a top-notch prankster.


Football Rides Defensive Effort to Eighth Win

Harvard scored three touchdowns on interception returns. Another came on a one-yard drive following a fumble recovery.


Defense Leads Historically Dominant Harvard Squad

At the end of this column (no peeking), I am going to write something I never expected to see in this paper this season. I certainly would not have predicted this column before the season started, back when so many fresh feet were tasked with filling such big cleats on defense.


Around the Ivies: Hanover in the Spotlight

Will Dartmouth win its biggest home game in 17 years? Would Horace Mann beat Columbia in football? Columnist Jacob D.H. Feldman tackles these questions in this week's ATI.

Conner Hempel
Athlete Of The Week

Behind Hempel, Harvard Dominates Princeton, 49-7

After missing a month with an injured back, senior quarterback Conner Hempel returned to put together a career performance while guiding the Harvard football team to a 49-7 thumping of Princeton.

Conner Hempel

Hempel Returns, Leads Football to 49-7 Win Over Princeton

Hempel completed 25 of his 31 passes for a career-high 382 yards and three touchdowns. The senior quarterback rushed for an additional pair of scores.

Epp Epp and Away

Around The Ivies: Plot Twists Ahead

The truth will come out over the next five weeks, starting Saturday when Harvard travels to Princeton. But the full diagnosis might not be clear until the final week of the year. The Ancient Eight schedule sets up for as much drama as any primetime show on FOX, writes columnist Jacob D.H. Feldman.

"Shut It Down"

The Top 10 Stories of 2014

Year in Review - Corporate Baton: Couch
University Finances

Corporation Committee Considers Proposals on Environment, Lobbying in 2014

Interview with President Faust
Higher Education

Draft College Rating System Emphasizes Accessibility, Post-College Success

Eldo Kim

News Analysis: Could Eldo Kim Return to Harvard?