Sports | 7:52 pm | March 11, 2012 | By Charles Condro

M. BASKETBALL | Bulldogs drop last two to finish fourth


Entering this weekend just one game behind first-place Harvard, the Bulldogs had a chance to win the Ivy League title. After two disappointing losses, the Bulldogs will finish fourth. Yale (19–9, 9–5 Ivy) lost a close contest at Princeton (18–11, 9–4 Ivy) 64–57 Friday and then got run out of the Palestra 68–47 by Penn »

Sports | 7:47 pm | February 27, 2012 | By Charles Condro

M. BASKETBALL | Mangano ’12 to hit up Portsmouth

Center Greg Mangano ’12, who averages 18.4 points per game, is one of the seniors Yale will lose to graduation.

The future of center Greg Mangano ’12 and the Bulldogs’ season remains uncertain, but now Mangano knows that he will be able to suit up against top level collegiate talent at least one more time. Mangano has accepted an invitation to play in the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament in Portsmouth, Va., from April 11-14. The tournament »

Sports | 3:33 pm | February 26, 2012 | By Charles Condro

M. BASKETBALL | Elis pound Cornell in final home game


Yale’s seniors have played a combined 300 games in their college careers, but tonight they found a way to make their final home game stand out. When the final buzzer sounded, Yale (19-7, 9-3 Ivy) had trounced Cornell (11-15, 6-6 Ivy) 71-41. The four seniors- forward Rhett Anderson ’12, guard Brian Katz ’12, forward Greg »

Sports | 4:42 pm | February 25, 2012 | By Charles Condro

M. BASKETBALL | Elis put away Columbia


Two weeks ago the Bulldogs overcame a large deficit at Columbia to clinch a one point victory. The Lions were unable to do the same in New Haven tonight. Yale (18-7, 8-3 Ivy) held on to win 75-67 over Columbia (14-13, 3-8 Ivy) after coughing up a 20-5 lead in the first half. After tying »

Sports | 1:02 pm | February 5, 2012 | By Joseph Rosenberg

M. BASKETBALL | Elis take down defending Ivy champs


The Bulldogs can now count Princeton among their Ivy League victims after defeating the Tigers 58-54 at John J. Lee Amphitheater. With the triumph, Yale moved to 14-5 overall, 5-1 Ivy League. In a game the Bulldogs led for all but 4:40, the conclusion was far from assured. When the Tigers (11-10, 2-3 Ivy) pulled »