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Jacob D. H. Feldman

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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.


Football Survives Late Push by Lafayette

Two big plays from junior receiver Andrew Fischer and one from junior running back Paul Stanton have the Harvard football team up 17-0 over Lafayette at halftime.

Men's Basketball

Crimson Kicks Off Season With Intra-Squad Dunk Contest

In advance of the dunk contest at Crimson Madness, men's basketball writer Jacob D. H. Feldman conducted a survey of each contestant about their dunking styles, inspirations, and more.

Sack Hodges

Unbeaten Football Escaped a Sloppy Saturday

Jacob D.H. Feldman can't write a good sports story.

Casts and Casten

Around the Ivies: One of These Schools is Not Like the Others

Jacob Feldman previews this week's games and explains why Cornell doesn't belong in the Ivy League.

Casten TD

Football Dominates Against Georgetown, 34-3

In the Crimson’s first-ever matchup against Georgetown, Harvard got on the board early and never let up.


Penn-Dartmouth Headlines Weekend of Ivy League Play

With the University administration asking for student thoughts on the General Education program and fans wondering about the state of the Ivy League, I figured I would help both at the same time.

The Band at Convocation

Class of 2019: Beliefs and Lifestyles

Administrators on the Stage

Class of 2019: Academics & Extracurriculars

The View of Convocation

Class of 2019: By the Numbers

Sorry, Dorothy

Sorry, Dorothy