Basketball

Home-court advantage in play at the Ivy League Tournament

By Won Jung | Posted on, 2:09 p.m.

As Brown women’s basketball guard Shayna Mehta dribbled into the front court early in the third quarter of the first-ever Ivy League Tournament game, a cascade of boos rained down on the second-team All-Ivy recipient. Up by five against the regular-season conference-champion Quakers, Mehta felt the heavily pro-Penn crowd tear into her every move. Fueled by the cheers … Read more


Basketball

Home-court advantage in play at the Ivy League Tournament

By Won Jung | Posted on, 2:09 p.m.

As Brown women’s basketball guard Shayna Mehta dribbled into the front court early in the third quarter of the first-ever Ivy League Tournament game, a cascade of boos rained down on the second-team All-Ivy recipient. Up by five against the regular-season conference-champion Quakers, Mehta felt the heavily pro-Penn crowd tear into her every move. Fueled by the cheers … Read more




Women's Basketball

No. 1 Penn edges No. 4 Brown to open Ivy Tournament

By Steven Rome | Posted on, 2:00 p.m.

With an 11 a.m. tipoff, both Penn and Brown were groggy to start the first matchup of the inaugural Ivy League Tournament. But within a few minutes, with daylight streaming down on the historic Palestra’s hardwood, both teams awoke for a competitive and energetic battle. With a burst of three-pointers at the close of the first … Read more


Women's Basketball

No. 1 Penn edges No. 4 Brown to open Ivy Tournament

By Steven Rome | Posted on, 2:00 p.m.

With an 11 a.m. tipoff, both Penn and Brown were groggy to start the first matchup of the inaugural Ivy League Tournament. But within a few minutes, with daylight streaming down on the historic Palestra’s hardwood, both teams awoke for a competitive and energetic battle. With a burst of three-pointers at the close of the first … Read more


Men's Basketball

Keys to the game

By Matthew Mister | Posted on, 11:55 a.m.

Yale led at halftime in each of its two contests this season against Harvard, but struggled in the second halves as the Bulldogs dropped both games. The Elis will need a complete 40-minute performance in Saturday’s semifinal against the Crimson in order to keep their Big-Dance ambitions alive. Protect the rock Yale committed fewer turnovers than … Read more


Men's Basketball

Keys to the game

By Matthew Mister | Posted on, 11:55 a.m.

Yale led at halftime in each of its two contests this season against Harvard, but struggled in the second halves as the Bulldogs dropped both games. The Elis will need a complete 40-minute performance in Saturday’s semifinal against the Crimson in order to keep their Big-Dance ambitions alive. Protect the rock Yale committed fewer turnovers than … Read more


Men's Hockey

Men’s hockey falls to Harvard in thriller

The Bulldogs netted four goals, highlighted by a pair of goals from forward Joe Snively ’19, but poor discipline — combined with occasionally suspect officiating and shaky defense — doomed them to defeat. Read more


Men's Hockey

Men’s hockey falls to Harvard in thriller

The Bulldogs netted four goals, highlighted by a pair of goals from forward Joe Snively ’19, but poor discipline — combined with occasionally suspect officiating and shaky defense — doomed them to defeat. Read more


Men's Swimming & Diving

Eli duo invited to Nationals

As the college swimming and diving season careens towards its finish, two members of the Yale men’s team were invited Wednesday to participate in the 2017 National Championship.

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Men's Swimming & Diving

Eli duo invited to Nationals

As the college swimming and diving season careens towards its finish, two members of the Yale men’s team were invited Wednesday to participate in the 2017 National Championship.

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Women's Swimming & Diving

Championship season closes

By Nate Repensky | Posted on, 3:44 p.m.

Despite posting a number of ‘B’ NCAA qualifying times, the Bulldogs were unable to place any swimmers in the top 281 qualification spots for the NCAA Championships, which will take place on from March 15–18. Read more


Women's Swimming & Diving

Championship season closes

By Nate Repensky | Posted on, 3:44 p.m.

Despite posting a number of ‘B’ NCAA qualifying times, the Bulldogs were unable to place any swimmers in the top 281 qualification spots for the NCAA Championships, which will take place on from March 15–18. Read more




Men's Basketball

Yale thrashes Cornell in 90–63 win

Yale (16–10, 8–5 Ivy) dominated the Big Red (7–21, 3–10) in the Bulldogs’ second-to-last game of the regular season, crushing Cornell on the glass with 13 more rebounds. The Eli bench combined for 33 points, compared to just seven from Cornell’s.

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Men's Basketball

Yale thrashes Cornell in 90–63 win

Yale (16–10, 8–5 Ivy) dominated the Big Red (7–21, 3–10) in the Bulldogs’ second-to-last game of the regular season, crushing Cornell on the glass with 13 more rebounds. The Eli bench combined for 33 points, compared to just seven from Cornell’s.

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Men's Basketball

Yale offense erupts to snap losing streak

The Yale men’s basketball team nearly clinched its spot in the upcoming Ivy League Tournament by snapping its four-game losing streak on Saturday night in Hanover. After a stretch of poor shooting performances, the Eli offense erupted for nearly a 100 points against Dartmouth. Read more


Men's Basketball

Yale offense erupts to snap losing streak

The Yale men’s basketball team nearly clinched its spot in the upcoming Ivy League Tournament by snapping its four-game losing streak on Saturday night in Hanover. After a stretch of poor shooting performances, the Eli offense erupted for nearly a 100 points against Dartmouth. Read more


Women's Basketball

Yale upsets Harvard to keep playoff hopes alive

By Steven Rome | Posted on, 8:17 p.m.

With the forceful rejection, guard Lena Munzer ’17 solidified the Yale women’s basketball team’s second straight major upset victory, completely turning around what had been a frustrating 2–6 start to the Ivy League season. With the 57–52 triumph, the Elis defeated third-place Harvard for the first time in their last 12 head-to-head matchups.

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Women's Basketball

Yale upsets Harvard to keep playoff hopes alive

By Steven Rome | Posted on, 8:17 p.m.

With the forceful rejection, guard Lena Munzer ’17 solidified the Yale women’s basketball team’s second straight major upset victory, completely turning around what had been a frustrating 2–6 start to the Ivy League season. With the 57–52 triumph, the Elis defeated third-place Harvard for the first time in their last 12 head-to-head matchups.

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Men's Basketball

Harvard, Aiken too much to handle in 77–64 loss

By Matthew Mister | Posted on, 9:06 p.m.

Yale (14–10, 6–5 Ivy) lost 77–64 in a game that mirrored the two teams first meeting in New Haven. The Bulldogs had an opportunity to put the game away in the first half, but took a narrow lead into the locker room. Forward Sam Downey ’17 dominated in the first half but Harvard’s (17–7, 9–2) dynamic offense and the fire-power of Crimson guard Bryce Aiken proved too much for Yale. Read more


Men's Basketball

Harvard, Aiken too much to handle in 77–64 loss

By Matthew Mister | Posted on, 9:06 p.m.

Yale (14–10, 6–5 Ivy) lost 77–64 in a game that mirrored the two teams first meeting in New Haven. The Bulldogs had an opportunity to put the game away in the first half, but took a narrow lead into the locker room. Forward Sam Downey ’17 dominated in the first half but Harvard’s (17–7, 9–2) dynamic offense and the fire-power of Crimson guard Bryce Aiken proved too much for Yale. Read more




Men's Basketball

Hosting Penn, Yale drops fourth Ivy game

By Matthew Mister | Posted on, 3:01 p.m.

The Yale men’s basketball team needed a win after dropping its last two games against Harvard and Princeton. The opportunity came and went on Sunday afternoon against Penn. Read more


Men's Basketball

Hosting Penn, Yale drops fourth Ivy game

By Matthew Mister | Posted on, 3:01 p.m.

The Yale men’s basketball team needed a win after dropping its last two games against Harvard and Princeton. The opportunity came and went on Sunday afternoon against Penn. Read more


Men's Hockey

Yale shuts out Dartmouth for series sweep

By Masha Galay | Posted on, 11:12 p.m.

The Bulldogs (11–11–5, 7–9–4 ECAC Hockey) earned their second shutout against the Big Green (10–14–3, 7–11–2) this season in a 4–0 win. This time it was Sam Tucker ’19 who shone in net, making 26 saves to earn his first collegiate shutout. The Elis finally got the depth in scoring they have been looking for, with four different players finding the back of the net. Read more


Men's Hockey

Yale shuts out Dartmouth for series sweep

By Masha Galay | Posted on, 11:12 p.m.

The Bulldogs (11–11–5, 7–9–4 ECAC Hockey) earned their second shutout against the Big Green (10–14–3, 7–11–2) this season in a 4–0 win. This time it was Sam Tucker ’19 who shone in net, making 26 saves to earn his first collegiate shutout. The Elis finally got the depth in scoring they have been looking for, with four different players finding the back of the net. Read more


Women's Basketball

Elis take down undefeated Quakers

By Steven Rome | Posted on, 8:17 p.m.

Penn arrived at the John J. Lee Amphitheater unbeaten, cruising towards a first-place finish and perhaps a second straight Ivy League title. The Yale women’s basketball team, meanwhile, was reeling, coming off a 22-point blowout loss to Princeton. But for one night, it was the Bulldogs who played like they were the top team in … Read more


Women's Basketball

Elis take down undefeated Quakers

By Steven Rome | Posted on, 8:17 p.m.

Penn arrived at the John J. Lee Amphitheater unbeaten, cruising towards a first-place finish and perhaps a second straight Ivy League title. The Yale women’s basketball team, meanwhile, was reeling, coming off a 22-point blowout loss to Princeton. But for one night, it was the Bulldogs who played like they were the top team in … Read more


Men's Hockey

Bulldogs lose as Harvard clinches Ivy Championship

By Chris Bracken | Posted on, 11:23 p.m.

The Bulldogs took too many penalties and failed to create enough chances offensively as they suffered their fourth defeat in their last five games. Harvard roared out to a 3–0 lead and by the time the Elis responded it was too late. Read more


Men's Hockey

Bulldogs lose as Harvard clinches Ivy Championship

By Chris Bracken | Posted on, 11:23 p.m.

The Bulldogs took too many penalties and failed to create enough chances offensively as they suffered their fourth defeat in their last five games. Harvard roared out to a 3–0 lead and by the time the Elis responded it was too late. Read more


Men's Basketball

Yale drops second straight Ivy game

By Matthew Mister | Posted on, 11:17 p.m.

After winning 22 straight games in the friendly confines of John J. Lee Amphitheater, the Yale men’s basketball team is now on a two-game losing streak on its home court. Back-to-back games against the Ivy League’s top teams have stalled Yale’s early season momentum.

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Men's Basketball

Yale drops second straight Ivy game

By Matthew Mister | Posted on, 11:17 p.m.

After winning 22 straight games in the friendly confines of John J. Lee Amphitheater, the Yale men’s basketball team is now on a two-game losing streak on its home court. Back-to-back games against the Ivy League’s top teams have stalled Yale’s early season momentum.

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