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Katie Benzan ’20 (shown here in earlier action) has led the Crimson in scoring and assists during her first year on the team.
Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

Sports

Harvard women’s basketball wins opening-round WNIT contest. 

3.17.17

Ted Minnis is Harvard’s winningest water polo coach—his path to Blodgett Pool included a few detours and sharp turns.

Ted Minnis is Harvard’s winningest water polo coach—his path to Blodgett Pool included a few detours and sharp turns.

Photograph by Stu Rosner

Ted Minnis makes Harvard an East Coast power in a West Coast sport.

March-April 2017

Siyani Chambers ’16 (’17) led the Crimson in scoring in both games this past weekend. With six assists and no turnovers on Friday, he led Harvard to a 69-59 win over Penn.
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Harvard men’s basketball defeats Penn, falls to Princeton. 

2.5.17

In Harvard's 77-71 win at Cornell on Friday, Justin Bassey '20 (shown here in earlier action against Dartmouth) scored 16 points, including the go-ahead three with less than a minute remaining.
Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

On the road, Harvard men’s basketball defeats Cornell, falls to Columbia.

1.30.17

Senior co-captain Destiny Nunley (shown here in the home opener against Maine) is the Crimson’s second-leading scorer with 12.1 points per game.

Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

An historic start for Harvard women’s basketball

1.24.17

Chris Lewis '20 (shown here in earlier action against Boston College) scored 14 points and grabbed five rebounds to help the Crimson upend Dartmouth.
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Men’s basketball team begins Ivy League competition.

 

1.9.17

Senior point guard Siyani Chambers (shown here against Boston College) has had 22 assists and just one turnover in his last two games.
Photograph by Gil Talbot/Harvard Athletic Communications

A victory over Boston College makes Tommy Amaker the winningest coach in Harvard men’s basketball history.

12.8.16

Harvard’s first University-wide Women’s Weekend

January-February 2017

<p class="caption">Frustrated in regulation by Princeton defenders such as Luke Catarius, Harvard&rsquo;s quarterback Joe Viviano prevailed in overtime, diving for a one-yard touchdown that gave the Crimson a 23-20 victory.</p>
<p class="credit">Matthew Deshaw/The Harvard Crimson</p>

After living on the edge, the football team confronts a shocking season-ending upset.

January-February 2017

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