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M. BASKETBALL: Nonconference record no indicator of success

January 15, 2014 • 0
These past 14 challenging non-conference contests have been preparation for the Ivy League portion of the schedule.
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MEN’S BASKETBALL: Phi Beta Townsend

January 15, 2014 • 0
Forward Matt Townsend ’15 has found a measure of success recently as a member of the men’s basketball team, vaulting into the starting lineup for the past three games. But the 6-foot-7-inch forward has shined not only on the hardwood, but also in the lab. When the most recent Phi Beta Kappa inductees were announced, »
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WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Bulldogs Set For Conference Play

January 13, 2014 • 0
The women’s basketball team finished its nonconference schedule this past week, concluding a six-game stretch between Dec. 7 and Jan. 7 during which it posted a 2–4 mark. “I think we all wish there were a few more games,” head coach Chris Gobrecht said in an email. “But it is time to jump into Ivy »
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Bulldogs top Baruch

January 13, 2014 • 0
With another strenuous Yale semester about to commence, the men’s basketball team managed to keep stress levels at a minimum by coasting to a 88–49 victory over Baruch College on Saturday. The much-needed Saturday afternoon victory for Yale at Payne Whitney Gymnasium not only snapped a four-game losing skid, it also capped off the difficult »
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MEN’S BASKETBALL: Elis look to bounce back against Wildcats

December 6, 2013 • 0
After a disastrous shooting performance against Bryant, the Yale men’s basketball team will look for redemption on Saturday when it hosts New Hampshire. Against Bryant on Wednesday, the Bulldogs shot 39.3 percent from the floor and just 3–21 from deep, their lowest outing of the season. Though the Elis led by four at the end »
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WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Yale to joust against Black Knights

December 6, 2013 • 0
The women’s basketball team will face a tough task on Saturday, as Army will visit New Haven for the two teams’ 28th overall meeting. Yale (4–4, 0–0 Ivy) enters the game with momentum, having defeated Bryant (2–5, 0–0 NEC) on Wednesday night. The Bulldogs will face the Black Knights (6–1, 0–0 Patriot), who have won »
Forward Matt Townsend (No. 42) ’15 recorded eight points and two blocks against Bryant yesterday.
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MEN’S BASKETBALL: Win streak snapped

December 5, 2013 • 0
In a battle to determine top dog, the Yale men’s basketball team could not withstand a strong second-half surge from Bryant.
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WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: In a ‘Dog fight, Yale victorious

December 5, 2013 • 0
In a battle between Bulldogs, Yale came out on top last night after fighting off Bryant for three quarters of the game to snap a three-game losing streak.
Forward Justin Sears ’16 is averaging a team-high 17.6 points and 7.9
rebounds per game this season.
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MEN’s BASKETBALL: Sears messed around, got a double-double

December 3, 2013 • 0
Forward Justin Sears ’16 has been a force in the frontcourt for the Bulldogs this season.
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MEN’S BASKETBALL: Elis reign supreme at Hartford

December 2, 2013 • 0
It may not have been pretty, but the Yale men’s basketball team got the job done on Saturday, defeating Hartford 54–49 for its second straight win. The Elis (4–3, 0–0 Ivy) were coming off a remarkable victory at Lafayette on Nov. 26, where, with the game tied at 76, guard Javier Duren ’15 drained a »
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WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Road trip not kind to Elis

December 2, 2013 • 0
The women’s basketball team dropped all three contests it played over Thanksgiving break, including two against teams that played in the postseason last season. On Friday, the Elis (3–4, 0–0 Ivy) got off to a rough start against Fordham (5–2, 0–0 Atlantic 10), falling behind 28–10 less than 12 minutes into the first half. A »
Defenseman Tommy Fallen ’15 is tied for second on the Bulldogs with six points so far this season.
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Basketball bounces down to Georgia

November 22, 2013 • 0
The men’s basketball team’s home stand was short-lived.