MEN’S BASKETBALL: Elis topple UConn for first time in decades
While the Yale men’s basketball team did not shoot particularly well, nor did the Bulldogs play an especially clean game, the Elis managed to come away with a historic upset over the University of Connecticut thanks to a game-winning three from guard Jack Montague ’16.
FOOTBALL: Tyler Varga, one-of-a-kind running back
When one imagines a running back with a bodybuilder’s physique storming down the gridiron with the balance and agility of a downhill skier, one can get a sense of the nightmare Ivy League defenses have dealt with in preparing for running back Tyler Varga ’15 the past three seasons.
MEN’S BASKETBALL: Elis lose opener in double OT
After the Yale men’s basketball team sent the Quinnipiac Bobcats packing in March in the CollegeInsider.com Tournament on a buzzer-beater from forward Justin Sears, the two squads squared off in a grudge match on Friday.
MEN’S BASKETBALL: Stars to watch in Ivy title race
The Ivy League looks to be a three-team race this year between Harvard, Yale and Columbia. To have a chance to capture the title, all the teams will need their stars to contribute. Here are some key players, as well as x-factors, to look out for this season.
MEN’S BASKETBALL: Columbia star withdraws from school
The road to the Ivy championship for the Yale men’s basketball team took a drastic turn when Columbia announced yesterday that its first team all-Ivy selection from a year ago, Alex Rosenberg, will be withdrawing for the current school year.