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Harvard's Charlie Booker deployed a mighty stiff arm to fend off Lafayette's Philip Parham. The Crimson junior rampaged his way to a career-high 159 yards on the ground.
Photograph by Tim O'Meara/The Harvard Crimson

Sports

The Crimson gets back on track.

10.14.17

Stemberg men's basketball coach Tommy Amaker (left) introduced James Brown '73 (center) and Harry Edwards before a press conference on Wednesday in the Murr Center's Hall of History.

Photograph by Gil Talbot

 

Sociologist Harry Edwards and broadcaster James Brown weigh protest and progress in sports, and in Harvard basketball.

9.14.17

Katie Benzan ’20 was a first-team All-Ivy honoree and led the team in scoring (13.4 points per game) and assists (4.2 assists per game).

Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

Seesaw seasons for the basketball teams

May-June 2017

Jeannie Boehm ’20 (shown here against UNH in the first round of the WNIT) scored 11 points and blocked seven shots in the Crimson’s loss to St. John’s in the second round of the tournament.
Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

Women’s basketball falls to St. John’s in WNIT second round.

3.19.17

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

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

3.17.17

Siyani Chambers '16 ('17) had five assists and just one turnover in the men's basketball team's loss to Yale in the Ivy League tournament semifinals.
Photographs courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

Harvard basketball teams eliminated in Ivy League tournament semifinals

3.13.17

Seth Towns '20 (shown here in earlier action) led the Crimson with 26 points in a 73-69 loss at Princeton on Friday.
Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

 

Heading into the Ivy tournament, Harvard’s basketball teams fall to Princeton and Penn.

3.6.17

Seth Towns ’20 averaged 17 points and eight rebounds per game during the team’s sweep of Yale and Brown last weekend.

Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

Harvard men’s basketball sweeps Yale and Brown.

2.27.17

Zena Edosomwan ’17 leaped over three teammates, all of whom are at least six-foot-nine, during the slam dunk contest at Crimson Madness.
Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

Zena Edosomwan's journey

2.22.17

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