WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Simpson drives Yale to win
Last night, the Yale women’s basketball team defeated Saint Peter’s 53–45 on the road in a back-and-forth match despite the absence of captain and leading scorer Sarah Halejian ’15, who is out for the year with a torn ACL.
WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Gobrecht makes history over break
Though the Yale women’s basketball team won just three of its seven games played over break, the Bulldogs experienced a few major highlights, including guard Tamara Simpson’s ’18 last-minute game-winning layup against Maine and head coach Chris Gobrecht’s program-record 108th victory in a win over Wagner.
MEN’S BASKETBALL: Bulldogs play final 8 non-Ivy contests
The men’s basketball team showcased its many weapons during its eight-game holiday stretch with four different leading scorers. Now in the early days of 2015, the Elis closed out the non-conference portion of the schedule with an 11–6 record.
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.