Despite leading by two as the teams headed to the locker room at the end of the first half, a second half Oklahoma outburst put the game out of reach for Harvard (5-7). Despite a career-high 25 points from junior forward Zena Edosomwan, the Crimson fell to the Sooners, 83-71.
After earning its two best victories of the year, the Harvard men’s basketball team (5-6) will take on the No. 3/2 Oklahoma Sooners (10-0) in the final of the Diamond Head Classic at 8:30 EST on Friday. Men’s basketball beat writer David Freed previews the matchup with a quick primer on the Sooners and three things to watch.
The Crimson earned its first road win of the year on Tuesday, topping Boston University in overtime, 75-69.
After trailing No. 4 Kansas by as many as 16 points in the first half, the Harvard men's basketball team put together a furious rally to give the heavily favored Jayhawks a major scare at Allen Fieldhouse Saturday afternoon.
One could forgive Harvard men’s basketball coach Tommy Amaker if he has flashbacks when the Harvard men’s basketball team (2-5) travels to Allen Fieldhouse to play No. 4 Kansas this Saturday.
As the clock expired on a 50-49 Holy Cross victory, its second consecutive one-point win over the Harvard men’s basketball team (2-4), the Hart Center was a scene of pure jubilation.
After getting its first victory over a Division I team, the Harvard men’s basketball team looks to win consecutive games for the first time all year when it travels to Holy Cross (2-3) Sunday. Staff writer David Freed has three things to watch as the Crimson kick off a month-long road trip.
Men’s Basketball beat writer David Freed notes three things to watch in the lead up to the fifth game of the season for the 1-3 Crimson, who take on Bryant at 7 p.m. Eastern.
After losing its first three games against Division I competition, the Harvard men’s basketball team (2-3) ended its longest losing streak since 2009 with a 35-point rout of the visiting Bryant Bulldogs (2-3). Freshman Tommy McCarthy set career highs with 16 points and eight assists and the Crimson shot nearly 55 percent from the floor in the 80-45 victory.
In a sloppy performance at Conte Forum, the Harvard men’s basketball team (1-3) lost its third consecutive contest Sunday afternoon, 69-56, to crosstown rival Boston College (3-0).
Backup Harvard point guard Matt Fraschilla is out for the year with a torn ACL, the junior announced Tuesday on Instagram.
The Harvard men’s basketball team (1-1) split its two opening contests—beating crosstown rival MIT by 20 and losing to Providence on the road by 12. The Crimson return home to take on the UMass Minutemen (1-0) tonight at 7:00. Beat writer David Freed details three things to watch below.
In its first road contest of the year, the Harvard men’s basketball team succumbed to the relentless pressure of the Providence Friars, committing 22 turnovers in a 76-64 loss.
Returning just under 30 percent of its minutes from a year before, the Harvard men’s basketball team (1-0) returned to business in its season opener Friday night, a 59-39 victory over MIT.
As the men’s basketball team closes out its preseason with a scrimmage against McGill on Saturday afternoon, Crimson beat writer David Freed details three things to keep an eye on.