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David Freed

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Geography of Harvard Athletics pt. 2
Men's Basketball

Geography of Harvard Athletics pt. 2

The Crimson performed an analysis of athletes on Harvard men’s basketball and football rosters from 1970-1971 to 2014-2015 using information listed on GoCrimson.com. The maps above show the distribution of hometowns for the athletes listed in the data set, with different ones for before and after coaches Tommy Amaker (men's basktball) and Tim Murphy (football) took the helm of their respective programs. The varsity athletes from the data set appear on the map only in the year they first were listed on their team's roster.

Amaker Era
Men's Basketball

Amaker Era

Pre-Amaker Era
Men's Basketball

Pre-Amaker Era

Murphy Era
Football

Murphy Era

Pre-Murphy Era
Football

Pre-Murphy Era

Pre-Murphy Era
Football

Geography of Harvard Athletics pt. 2 - Football

Pre-Amaker Era
Men's Basketball

Geography of Harvard Athletics pt. 2 - Basketball

Geography of Harvard Athletes (pt. 2)

On Campus

A New Era for Harvard Recruiting

The growth in attention to the Harvard football and men's basketball programs is largely a byproduct of the work that the teams’ coaches—Tim Murphy and Tommy Amaker—have done rebuilding their respective programs into national powers.

Geography of Harvard Athletics
Sports Features

Geography of Harvard Athletics

On Campus

The Geography of Harvard Athletics

According to data scraped from the Harvard Athletics website, nearly 15 percent of Harvard athletes come from California, while just 12 percent come from non-U.S. countries.

Percent of Athletes From Abroad

Percent of Total Athletes

Faculty Contributions Feature
Features

Harvard Faculty Donate to Democrats by Wide Margin

Eighty-four percent of campaign contributions made by a group of 614 Harvard faculty, instructors, and researchers between 2011 and the third quarter of 2014 went to federal Democratic campaigns and political action committees.

Geography of Harvard Athletes

On Campus

The Geography of Harvard Athletics

University Hall
Features

Among Harvard’s Faculty, ‘Women Are Still Pioneers’

Faculty Contributions Feature
Features

Harvard Faculty Donate to Democrats by Wide Margin

Massachusetts Hall
FAS

Graduate Students Start Movement To Unionize