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Samantha Lin

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CASTEN
Notebooks

NOTEBOOK: Football Rallies to 24-7 Win Over Cornell

After a dismal opening two quarters, Harvard rediscovered its offensive firepower in the second half and scored on four of its five drives.

CAST-IN
Football

Football Plagued by Slew of Injuries

The Harvard offense has been depleted by injury early on in the season, playing without its starting quarterback, running back, wideout and tight end.

Beam Me Up, Scotty
Notebooks

NOTEBOOK: Casten Leads Beatdown of Georgetown

Starting running back Paul Stanton never made the trip to the nation’s capital. No matter.

HOSCH ON FIRE
Football

Football Edges Brown, 22-14, in Providence

After the Crimson fell behind by eight early in the second half, junior quarterback Scott Hosch, filling in for injured starter Conner Hempel, led the squad to a comeback victory over the Bears, 22-14.

Casten
Football

Second Half Surge Leads Football to Victory, 41-18

Down a starting running back, wideout, and kicker—as well as a starting quarterback for the majority of the first half—the Harvard football team still managed to dispatch Holy Cross, 41-18.

Not A Drill
Previews

Football Carries Memories of Triple Overtime into Opener

In 2013, Holy Cross nearly upset the Crimson in triple overtime. Returning their star quarterback, the Crusaders will look to challenge Harvard again on Friday night.

Secondary
Football

Question Marks Surround Football's Secondary

When Dartmouth gifted the Crimson with a share of the Ancient Eight title by toppling Princeton three weeks later, Wilson’s last-second interception to seal the game took on championship-winning importance.

Football

Football Season Recap

In a season filled with triple-overtime games, nail-biting victories and defeats, and last-second field goals, what was perhaps the most crucial game for the Harvard football team was not even played by the Crimson

Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball Season Recap

Despite the disappointments, the women's basketball season was marked by a number of individual and team accomplishments, including coach Kathy Delaney-Smith’s 515th career victory, a stat that makes the coach the all-time winningest Ivy League basketball head coach.

CLARK KNIGHT RISES
Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball Will Miss Senior Captain

In co-captain Christine Clark’s four years playing in Lavietes Pavilion, the Crimson has accomplished nearly everything short of the elusive title.

Christine Clark
Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball Pulls Out Last-Second WNIT Victory

Clark’s last-second heroics helped the Crimson end Iona’s WNIT run as Harvard outlasted the Gaels (26-6, 18-2 MAAC), 90-89, at the Hynes Athletic Center.

Previews

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.

Clark
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.

Central Administration

In Op-Ed, Law Profs Call for University Governance Changes

Jeffrey K. McDonough Artwork
Scrutiny

Not a 9-to-5 Job

Advising Programs Office Under Construction
College

Freshman Advising: Under Construction

Van Gogh's "Self-Portrait Dedicated to Paul Gauguin"
Visual Arts

Portrait of the Artist: Behind Van Gogh's 'Self-Portrait Dedicated to Paul Gauguin'