FOOTBALL | Harvard comes back, avoids upset
Moral victories are not tallied in the Ivy League standings, but after an adversity-plagued 2012 season, the Bulldogs’ performance last Saturday would be chalked up in that category.
FOOTBALL | Bulldogs fall to Harvard
Harvard was a 33-point favorite over the Elis coming into the 129th playing of The Game. In rivalries, however, the Elis proved that predictions mean nothing.
FOOTBALL | KEYS TO THE GAME
Yale has a tall order ahead of it to bring down Harvard. Here’s what the Bulldogs will need to do to put the Cantabs back in their place.
MEN’S BASKETBALL | Elis outlasted by Pioneers in OT
It is not how you start, but how you finish. The Elis (0–1, 0–0 Ivy) learned that lesson the hard way as they blew a 24-point lead to Sacred Heart (1–0, 0–0 Northeast) on Saturday before falling 85–82 in overtime.
Keys to the game
Rest the quarterback: Due to the fast pace of college football, it seems like a team cannot win without a quarterback who can lead them down the field. Yale’s best chance at a victory this weekend, however, might come from sitting its signal callers on the bench. With shoulder injuries to quarterbacks Eric Williams ’16 »
FOOTBALL | Elis look to earn their stripes
It has been almost 139 years since Yale and Princeton first faced off on the gridiron. Both the game and the two universities have changed, but the two colleges will meet again tomorrow in the oldest rivalry in the Ivy League.
MEN’S BASKETBALL | Bulldogs seek balance
Yale trailed Columbia 57–58 with seven seconds left when guard Reggie Willhite ’12 drove to the basket for the game-winning layup to silence the crowd at Levien Gym last February. With Willhite and first-team All-Ivy center Greg Mangano ’12 now graduated, the Bulldogs will have to look to others to step up as the 2012–’13 »
FOOTBALL | Yale’s best option
Running back Tyler Varga ’15 takes the snap. He runs to the outside, fakes the pitch and runs untouched into the end zone for a 28-yard touchdown run. Varga’s score gave Yale an early 7–3 lead over the Columbia Lions on Oct. 27. Yale would go on to lose 26–22, but the first-quarter run by »
FOOTBALL | Bears blank Bulldogs
“Under 50 percent.” That is how head coach Tony Reno described the injury status of quarterback Eric Williams ’16 after Williams took the field in Saturday’s game against Brown. Struggling through the pain of a separated non-throwing shoulder, Williams was unable to lead the Elis to victory over the Bears. Yale (2–6, 1–4 Ivy) was »