James Richardson
Staff Reporter
James Richardson is a former staff reporter. He previously covered athletic administration, men's basketball and squash.
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MEN’S BASKETBALL: Yale alum Jordan Bruner ’20 helped Alabama to No. 2 seed in NCAA Tournament

When former Yale men’s basketball forward Jordan Bruner ’20 announced that he would be heading to the University of Alabama (24–6, 16–2 SEC) as a […]

With Gov. Lamont’s backing, legalized sports betting in Connecticut appears to be on the horizon

The Connecticut General Assembly Public Safety and Security Committee is considering multiple bills with the goal of legalizing sports betting in the state of Connecticut. […]

MEN’S BASKETBALL: James Jones helps lead Team USA to wins over Bahamas, Mexico

Yale men’s basketball head coach James Jones was back on the hardwood last weekend — not for the Blue and White, but as an assistant […]

Graduate school deadlines present roadblock for senior athletes, but individual programs may consider extensions

Last Thursday, Yale’s graduating class of student-athletes learned that the Ivy League had granted a waiver permitting seniors to compete in their sport next season […]

Ivy League rule exception evokes confusion, some hope in Yale athletes

On Thursday, the Ivy League confirmed with the News that graduating senior student-athletes will now be permitted to compete as graduate students at their current […]

Ivy League to allow current senior athletes to compete next year as graduate students

The Ivy League will extend graduating senior athletes the chance to compete as graduate students at their current schools next year in an exception to […]

MEN’S BASKETBALL: James Jones, Paul Atkinson ’21 to represent Team USA at FIBA AmeriCup qualifiers this month

After a nearly year-long hiatus, some Bulldogs are getting ready to make their return to the basketball court. A search for them at the John […]

Nathan Chen ’23 wins fifth consecutive US Figure Skating Championship

With in-person fans replaced by cardboard cutouts — the GEICO gecko had a first-round seat to all of this week’s action — and press conferences […]

SQUASH: Dave Talbott to retire after 38 years as head squash coach

After 38 years at Yale, men’s and women’s squash head coach Dave Talbott announced his retirement on Monday. Talbott was appointed the men’s squash coach […]

MEN’S BASKETBALL: Paul Atkinson ’21 chooses Notre Dame as grad transfer destination

Paul Atkinson ’21 will be taking his talents to South Bend and joining the Notre Dame Fighting Irish as a graduate transfer next year. The […]

Not invited back to campus, class of 2024 plans for unorthodox spring semester

With most first years required to spend the rest of the school year off campus, members of the class of 2024 are considering various living […]