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Time to Own Lavietes

The box score of the men’s basketball 79-37 drubbing of MIT on Tuesday shows Harvard’s dominance in every statistical category, but fails to represent the single stat our Cambridge rivals led in: student attendance.

Women's Soccer

Game Pivotal in Ivy Play

When the Harvard women’s soccer team walks off Stevenson Field at Brown on Saturday evening, the team’s playoff picture will be clearer.


Baseball Splits Saturday Doubleheader

The Crimson (11-27, 7-9 Ivy) earned a 6-5 victory over the Bears (8-29, 5-11) in the day’s opener but went on to drop the final game in a 22-9 slugfest.

Harvard Kennedy School

Baker Wins HKS Negotiator Award

Former United States Secretary of State James A. Baker III received the 2012 Great Negotiator Award Thursday.

Eipp for a Challenge
Men's Lacrosse

Men's Lax Ready to Take On Rival No. 3 UMass

Tuesday night, the Crimson men’s lacrosse team wants to mess with perfection.

Men's Basketball

Lin's Second-Half Performance Not Enough for Knicks in Overtime Loss to Celtics

The last time New York Knicks point guard Jeremy Lin ’10 and Boston Celtics Rajon Rondo and Paul Pierce shared ...

Men's Basketball

Keith Wright To Play in Portsmouth Invitational

Yet another Crimson standout has secured the opportunity to play in front of scores of NBA scouts.


JFK Hoax Dupes Elis

But another shenanigan of 1961 also lives on, at least in Harvard-Yale lore. The front-page story of a prank issue proclaimed that President John F. Kennedy ’40 had made the last-minute decision to attend The Game.

Recruiting Frenzy
Supplement Stories

Harvard Recruits Big Time

For the second straight season, Crimson coach Kathy Delaney-Smith has added a top-100 recruit.

Women's Soccer

Rookie’s Saves Help Secure Sole Possession of Ivy Title

Kanten earned her second shutout of the year with two saves in the Crimson’s Ivy League title-clinching victory at Columbia on Saturday.

Dawson's Creek

Dawson Takes Football Know-How to HBS

Five years after his last collegiate play, Clifton Dawson ’07 is back on the Harvard football field. The all-time Ivy ...

Men's Soccer

Early BC Goals Hand Harvard Fourth Straight Loss

The Crimson believes it didn't play up to its full ability in the second half of its 2-0 loss.


Chapple Comes off Bench, Shines Under Pressure

The situation was strikingly similar to last fall when an early-season injury sidelined the starting quarterback, Andrew Hatch ’09-’11, and then-sophomore Colton Chapple was called on to lead the Harvard football team.

Whit-ty Banter

Freshman Finds Place on Crimson O-Line

As Harvard’s starting right tackle for its opener against Holy Cross, rookie Will Whitman traveled to Worcester and likely cemented his role as starter for the season.

Women's Soccer

Harvard Falls to BU, Ends Winning Streak

Taking its three-game winning streak to Nickerson Field Wednesday night, the Harvard women’s soccer team (3-2) missed an opportunity to earn its first away victory of the season. At the hands of a dominant performance by Boston University (6-2-1), the Crimson fell 3-0, taking only four shots on goal to the Terrier’s eight.