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Not in my Towns

Notebook: Post Play, Defense Key for Men's Basketball at Yale

​In a low-scoring and gritty affair, Harvard men’s basketball kept its unbeaten streak in conference play through a 54-52 road victory against Yale Friday night.

Feeling 22

Men's Basketball Gears up for First Weekend Ivy Slate

Yale's season has been marred by injuries to key contributors, and Brown's rotation has a notable lack of height. However, Harvard will still face two formidable tests when it travels to face these league foes this weekend.

Feeding Time
Men's Basketball

Men's Basketball Tops Dartmouth in Overtime, Gives Amaker 200th Win at Harvard

The Crimson needed overtime to deliver Tommy Amaker his 200th win at Harvard but was able to do so, topping Dartmouth, 62-57.

Haskett to the Basket
Men's Basketball

Men's Basketball Tops Dartmouth in Ivy Opener

Following a disappointing performance in nonconference play, the Harvard men's basketball team shook off a test from visiting Dartmouth, 61-51, in its Ivy League opener on Saturday afternoon. The win snapped a three-game losing streak for the Crimson and was the team's third consecutive victory over the Big Green.

Men's Basketball

Men’s Basketball Wins Close Contest Against Fordham

Despite an ugly, low-scoring performance Wednesday night, the Harvard men’s basketball narrowly squirmed its way to victory, defeating Fordham 47-45 in The Bronx, N.Y.

No Love at Northeastern
Men's Basketball

Behind Poor Shooting, Men's Basketball Handed Loss at Northeastern

Despite a spirited late first-half run that saw the Crimson come within seven to close the period, the Harvard men’s basketball team was ultimately unable to bring the game to a close score late and fell 77-61 to Northeastern on the road.

The Juz is Loose
Men's Basketball

Men's Basketball Drops Road Contest to Manhattan

The Harvard men's basketball team dropped its second consecutive road contest on Saturday afternoon, falling to Manhattan, 73-69. The Crimson fell behind early and managed to shoot just 38.3 percent from the field.

Squaring Up
Men's Basketball

Men's Basketball Falls to Holy Cross in Sloppy Outing

The Harvard men’s basketball team turned in an anomalous performance in its first road matchup of the season on Thursday night, falling to Holy Cross, 73-69, at the Hart Center in Worcester, Mass.

Enter Rio
Men's Basketball

Notebook: Aiken Wills Men's Basketball, Haskett Carves Out Role

Aiken’s resounding shot certainly overshadowed the performance of another critical contributor to the Crimson victory, freshman guard Rio Haskett. Despite not scoring a single bucket in the contest, Haskett displayed extreme acuity on the defensive end, particularly in guarding Pipkins.

Two for Lew
Men's Basketball

Notebook: Men's Basketball Struggles to Find Consistency in Win Over MIT

The season opener for the Harvard men’s basketball team was marked by inconsistency and lapses in attention. Nevertheless, Harvard’s raw talent proved to be its savior, as it edged MIT 73-64 on Friday night.

Women's Volleyball

Harvard Splits Pair of Matches in Upsetting Weekend

The penultimate weekend of play for the Harvard women’s volleyball team was marked by both excitement and disappointment as the Crimson found itself on both ends of upsets.

Northern Lands
Men's Basketball

Canadian Players Boost Men's Basketball

This year, three Crimson players hail from the province of Ontario: senior captain Chris Egi, junior guard Corey Johnson, and freshman forward Danilo Djuricic. Additionally, Amaker secured a verbal commitment this fall from Noah Kirkwood, a 6’6” guard from Kanata, Ontario

Rim Rocker
Men's Basketball

Men's Basketball Christens Renovated Lavietes Pavilion with Crimson Madness

Lavietes Pavilion has officially re-opened. The Harvard men’s basketball team hosted the athletic complex’s welcome-back party with a new dose of energy on Friday at the seventh annual Crimson Madness.

Splitting Up
Women's Volleyball

Women’s Volleyball Splits Second Weekend In a Row

Last weekend, the Harvard women’s volleyball team split its doubleheader, beating Penn and falling to Princeton. This week saw another split series. Coming off a strong performance on Friday against Brown, the Crimson was unable to withstand the conference-leading Yale.

One on One
Women's Volleyball

Women’s Volleyball Splits Against Princeton, Penn

In the first-to-three points structure that is college volleyball, games can last as short as one hour or as long as three hours. The Harvard women’s volleyball team (9-5, 4-1 Ivy League) saw both extremes this weekend, as it finished as the beneficiaries of a long five-set victory against Penn (7-7, 2-3) while suffering a quick three-set loss against Princeton.