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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.
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Sports

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

1.11.18

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

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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.
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Zena Edosomwan's journey

2.22.17

Harvard women’s basketball coach Kathy Delaney-Smith, shown earlier this season, was honored during the team’s alumnae weekend.
Photograph by Jon Chase/Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

Alumnae weekend helps explain Harvard women’s enduring basketball success.

2.13.17

The right stuff: Freshman point guard Katie Benzan, shown shooting in the home opener against Maine, led the Harvard women’s basketball team in minutes played and points scored per game through January, helping to spark 16 consecutive wins—tying the longest such streak in Crimson basketball history and raising hopes for an Ivy League championship. 

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Basketball teams pursue Ivy League tournament titles. 

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.
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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.

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An historic start for Harvard women’s basketball

1.24.17

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