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David Freed

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Notebooks

NOTEBOOK: Men's Basketball Rebounds Against Columbia

On a night where tipoff was delayed 15 minutes by Columbia’s Senior Day ceremonies, it was Harvard’s original class of 2015 that shined strongest.

Big Steve
Notebooks

NOTEBOOK: Men's Basketball Snaps Eight-Game Winning Streak

Up seven with just under two minutes to go, the Cornell basketball team committed the cardinal sin: fouling a three-point shooter. The first free throw clanged off the iron. The gym got louder. Miller took a deep breath but missed the second. And then the third.

Columbia Callback
Previews

Men's Basketball Preview: Columbia

After starting its New York road trip with a loss to Cornell, the Crimson looks to bounce back against Columbia.

Wild Wild Wes
Columns

AROUND THE IVIES: Men's Basketball Seeks to Expand Lead Atop Ivy League

Last weekend brought some more clarity to the Ivy League title picture. Now, David Freed breaks down this weekend's games.

Men's Basketball

Reassessing Where Men's Basketball Stands

After its thrilling come-from-behind win against Princeton, the Harvard men’s basketball team (19-5, 9-1 Ivy) stands alone atop the Ancient Eight. Here’s what other outlets have been saying about the Ancient Eight race as it heads towards its conclusion:

Captain Clutch
Columns

Around the Ivies: Chambers Key For the Crimson's Success Down Stretch

As the Crimson kicks off its stretch run this weekend—Saturday starts a stretch of four straight games against the rest of the league’s top five—no player will be more important to its success than junior co-captain Siyani Chambers. And when it comes time to finish, the ball will be in his hands.

Finishing Strong
Previews

Men's Basketball to Host Struggling Tigers, Quakers

After seasons of futility against Princeton and Penn, the script has flipped for the Harvard men's basketball team.

Making It Count
Men's Basketball

Chambers, Men's Basketball Squeeze Past Columbia in Final Seconds

Junior co-captain Siyani Chambers's jumper with 2.9 seconds remaining pushed the Crimson past Columbia in a 72-68 win Friday night at Lavietes Pavilion.

Seeking a Sweep
Previews

Men's Basketball Preview: Cornell

Looking for its 20th win in its last 22 games at home, the Crimson hosts Cornell at 4 p.m. Saturday. The Back Page takes a look at the three main things to keep your eye on.

Colonel Saunders
Men's Basketball

Around the Ivies: Big Weekend for Yale, Princeton in Ivy Title Pursuit

The Tigers will be in must-win mode when they host the Bulldogs on Saturday.

Wes Knows Best
Men's Basketball

Saunders Propels Men's Basketball to Pivotal Victories

With the Crimson needing two wins to regain its spot atop the conference, senior wing Wesley Saunders stepped up Friday and Saturday night.

On a Missi(on)
Men's Basketball

AROUND THE IVIES: Men's Basketball To Face Brown and Yale

Harvard-Yale is back, and this time Lee Corso is not coming with it.

Penn
Men's Basketball

Men's Basketball Coasts Past Penn at the Palestra

After giving up 72 points to Princeton on Friday, the Crimson tied its season best in points allowed Saturday night, cruising to a 63-38 victory over the Quakers.

Miller Time
Men's Basketball

Men's Basketball Takes Down Princeton, 75-72

A year after snapping a 24-game losing streak in Princeton, the Crimson notched back-to-back wins in Jadwin for the first time since 1984-1985 with a victory over the host Tigers on Friday night.

Holding On
Previews

Men's Basketball Preview: Penn

The Back Page takes a look at the three main things to keep your eye on as Harvard goes to the Palestra to take on Penn.

Massachusetts Hall
FAS

Graduate Students Start Movement To Unionize

Central Administration

Amidst Title IX Debate, Law Faculty Raise Governance Concerns

John Stilgoe Office
College

John Stilgoe’s Secret History

Big States, Little States
College

Beyond Boston: Regional Diversity at Harvard