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Men's Basketball

Harvard No. 6 Seed in First Bracketology

In his first Bracketology prediction of the year, ESPN expert Joe Lunardi has placed the Crimson as a No. 6 seed in the NCAA Tournament.

Profitability
Men's Basketball

Profitability

A quick glance at revenue from basketball indicates Harvard is a much smaller program than its closest mid-major comparables.

Next In Line
Men's Basketball

Is Harvard Next In Line?

The question is not has Harvard arrived, but where does it sit? With conference realignment and an ever-changing landscape; it is no longer ridiculous to ask the once-unthinkable question: Is Harvard now the country’s best mid-major?

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Previews

One for the Thumb: Men's Basketball Season Preview

As the men’s basketball team fights for its fifth consecutive Ivy League title, it is focused on maintaining internal standards, not living up to the expectations surrounding the program. With three returning All-Ivy starters, however, the only team that can stop Harvard is Harvard.

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Men's Basketball

Saunders Named Top 50 Player By ESPN's #CBBrank

The reigning Ivy League Player of the Year continues to amass the preseason hardware.

Men's Soccer vs Dartmouth
Men's Soccer

Men's Soccer Unable To Break Tie Against Dartmouth

The Harvard team battled Dartmouth to a 1-1 tie that left the Crimson alive in the Ivy League race, but no longer in control of its own destiny.

Men's Basketball

Men's Basketball First in Ivy Preseason Poll

On the heels of its fourth straight conference championship, the Harvard men’s basketball team was selected in the Ivy League preseason media poll as the unanimous choice to finish first in the league for the 2014-2015 season, conference officials announced Wednesday.

Lin for the Win
Jeremy Lin

Jeremy Lin '10 Nabs Starting Role

Jeremy Lin ’10 nabbed the starting point guard job for the Los Angeles Lakers Monday after three competitors went down with injury.

Men's Soccer
Previews

Men's Soccer Eyes Win in Final Non-Conference Contest

The Crimson has won its last five non-conference games by a combined 11-goal margin.

Men's Soccer
Men's Soccer

Men's Soccer Falls Short in Comeback Against Princeton

A furious comeback attempt fell short for the Harvard men’s soccer team (8-4-1, 2-1-1 Ivy) on Saturday in its 3-2 loss to the host Princeton Tigers.

Football

Harvard Stadium Hosts FXFL Matchup

In the first professional football game at Harvard Stadium since 1970, the Boston Brawlers—a new Fall Experimental Football League (FXFL) franchise—emerged victorious, 28-10, over the visiting Blacktips.

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Home in the Meadowlands

As she tries to wrap her lips around the hard consonants of the English language, my grandmother fumbles with my small Nike garments. Turning them over and over, she attempts to enunciate the lone word in her English lexicon without much success.

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Men's Soccer

Men's Soccer Ties in Ivy Showdown with Brown

For the first time since September, Harvard left the pitch without a win Saturday in its 1-1 tie at Brown.

Men's Basketball

Basketball Season Begins with Crimson Madness

Both the event’s theatrics and personalities were out in full force, with a dose of basketball thrown in among the assorted skill contests for good measure.

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Men's Basketball

Crimson Madness to Showcase Long-Range Shooting

The Harvard men’s basketball 2014-2015 season will, fittingly, kick off with a shooting contest.

Eldo Kim
Crime

News Analysis: Could Eldo Kim Return to Harvard?

Protestors on Mass Ave
Race

Seen and Heard: Harvard's March Through Cambridge

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Track and Cross Country

Decorated Thrower Looks To Continue Success

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Columns

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