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Harvard Athletics overhauls coaches’ compensation. 


All-Ivy point guard Katie Benzan '20 and head coach Kathy Delaney-Smith led Harvard to a 76-65 victory over Dartmouth on Saturday.
Photograph by Gil Talbot/Harvard Athletic Communications

Harvard women’s basketball approaches a challenging Ivy slate.


Corey Johnson ’19, Harvard's best three-point shooter over the past two years, sank three treys to help the Crimson beat Dartmouth 61-51 in its Ivy League opener.
Photograph by Eric Miller/Courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

Entering Ivy League play, Harvard men's basketball seeks momentum.


A scene from Newport’s dramatic Cliff Walk

Photograph courtesy of Discover Newport

Visiting Newport, Rhode Island, during the winter

January-February 2018

Building on last year’s record-setting rookie season, Dean Farris is still finding out just how fast he can go.

Photograph by Jim Harrison

No longer a “skinny kid,” swimmer Dean Farris ’20 builds on his breakout rookie season.

January-February 2018

He’s gone! Against Lafayette, junior Justice Shelton-Mosley scored on an 85-yard punt return.

Photograph by Tim O’Meara/The Harvard Crimson

A humbling defeat in The Game caps Harvard’s dreariest season in 17 years.

January-February 2018

Bryce Aiken '20 is leading Harvard with an average of 17.6 points per game.
Photograph by Michael Reeves


Harvard men’s basketball has a way to go.



Sorry, dude: Senior linebacker Chase Guillory (45), junior linebacker Charlie Walker (41), and junior defensive lineman John Pirrmann (86) swallowed up Yale's star freshman Zane Dudek, who was held to 64 yards.
Photograph by Tim O'Meara/The Harvard Crimson

You can’t win if you can’t score.


Catch as catch can: Justice Shelton-Mosley made the most of limited space to snag this pass for a 45-yard gain. The junior wideout had a team-high four receptions.
Photograph by Tim O'Meara/The Harvard Crimson

A drubbing by Penn knocks the Crimson out of the title race.


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