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Samantha Lin

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Women's Basketball Opens Up NIT Against Iona

Harvard will face Iona College, a team it has not played for 20 years, on Thursday night. The trip to New Rochelle, N.Y. marks the third consecutive season that the Crimson has advanced to the WNIT.

Senior Send Off
Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball Tops Brown, 87-67, in Final Ivy Contest

The Crimson (21-7, 11-3 Ivy) laid it all on the floor in what was potentially the last time that its seniors would suit up in a Harvard jersey.

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Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball Falls to Penn, Ending 21-Game Home Win Streak

The Harvard women’s basketball team now has two losses in conference play, and they have one thing in common: the opponent. The Crimson's 63-50 loss to Penn marked its first home defeat since falling to Princeton back in 2012.

Previews

Women’s Basketball To Take on Killer P’s

The last time that the Princeton women’s basketball team visited Lavietes Pavilion, it saw a 33-game winning streak snapped by a Crimson team led by then-senior Victoria Lippert’s 21 points.

Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball Drubs Columbia

It may have been Valentine’s Day, but the Harvard women’s basketball team did not show Columbia any love on Friday night. The Crimson (16-5, 6-1 Ivy) opened up a four-game homestand at Lavietes Pavilion against the Lions (4-17, 1-6) and shot the lights out in the first half en route to a 99-64 win.

Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball Nabs Back-to-Back Road Wins

Fueled by hot shooting Friday night against Brown (7-12, 1-4 Ivy) and tough defense against Yale (10-10, 4-2), the Crimson (15-5, 5-1 Ivy) finished off its four-game road trip with wins and now sits atop the Ivy League with sole possession of first place.

Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball Snaps Four-Year Losing Streak at Jadwin

Staunch defense and timely foul shooting kept Princeton from regaining the advantage, and the Crimson outlasted the Tigers to win, 78-68, for the first time at Jadwin since 2009.

Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball Nabs Win In Ivy Opener

After its first game of 2014, the Harvard women’s basketball team can cross ‘start Ivy League season undefeated’ off its New Years resolutions.

Men's Basketball

NOTEBOOK: Men's Basketball Extends Win Streak to Nine

The Crimson's victory over Rice gives Harvard a 13-1 record, making this the best start for the team since the 1945-46 squad, which saw its season end in the Elite Eight of the NCAA tournament.

Sports Blog

Lin: "This team has the potential to be the best ever."

When the Harvard men’s basketball team (13-1) visited the Rice Owls (5-8) on Jan. 4, a familiar face—Jeremy Lin ‘10—watched from the stands.

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Men's Tennis

The Road Less Traveled

James Blake ’00 didn’t have a chance to react before it ended.

Football

Football Controls First Half Again

Harvard’s 298 offensive yards heading into halftime were nearly double Yale’s output of 174 yards, and the Bulldogs offense, which struggled to put together cohesive drives, did not cross midfield until the second quarter.

Football

Players Remember '29-29,' 45 Years Later

45 years later, the details are still clear in the minds of those who took the field that day.

Football

AROUND THE IVIES: For Football, It All Comes Down to This

For Harvard, which is in sole possession of second place in the Ivy League standings, a Big Green win coupled with a Crimson victory on Saturday will mean a share of the championship.

Columns

Harvard Escapes Another Comeback Upset

At the end of Saturday’s nail biter over Penn, Harvard coach Tim Murphy had to be wondering if Princeton coach Bob Surace was whispering into the ear of Penn coach Al Bagnoli on some sort of Killer P hotline. After all, the situation was all too familiar for Murphy.

Hockey
Men's Ice Hockey

Hockey Preview 2014

The Oval
Scrutiny

Seeing Red: Stanford v. Harvard

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Arts

Dead Letter: The Aesthetics of Horror

Election Strategy
Columns

Where Did All The Ideas Go?