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David Freed

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Bailar
College

Schuyler Bailar, First D1 Transgender Swimmer, Joins Harvard's Men's Team

The swimmer’s journey—from a Harvard women’s swimming recruit to an incoming member of the men’s team—is a historic one in the world of college athletics.

Tommy Strikes
Men's Basketball

Men's Basketball Acquires Another Four-Star Recruit

​Late Monday night, the Harvard men’s basketball team scored its first victory of the 2015-2016 season when four-star Class of 2016 recruit Seth Towns announced his commitment to Harvard.

Moy's Moment
Features

Making the Jump From Juniors

​In a season that saw the Harvard men’s ice hockey team return to national prominence, the Crimson offense tallied 3.27 goals per game, the highest mark in the ECAC. In addition to having an eye for the back of the net, Harvard’s five highest-scoring forwards all shared another thing in common: They all played junior hockey prior to arriving in Cambridge.

Siyani Takes On UNC
Men's Basketball

Comeback Game of the Year: Men's Basketball, Harvard vs. UNC

Entering its tournament opener as a substantial underdog, the men's basketball team showed it was a force to be reckoned with, fighting back from a double-digit deficit before ultimately falling to the Tar Heels.

Leaving the Bubble
Men's Basketball

Men's Basketball's Webster To Join UCF as Assistant Coach

After six years with the Crimson, Christian Webster '13 is set to join the coaching staff of the University of Central Florida men's basketball team.

Scorer 1st, Rebounder 2nd
Men's Basketball

Men's Basketball's Moundou-Missi Signs With Agent

Having played his final game for the Harvard men's basketball team, senior forward Steve Moundou-Missi has signed with an agent to pursue a professional hoops career.

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.

Beauty After Ruin
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Beauty After Ruin

Harvard Ed Portal Opening
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Year In Review 2015

Fischer Touchdown
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Year in Sports 2015

Senior survey header
Front Feature

Class of 2015, By the Numbers