M. BASKETBALL | Showdowns with Harvard, Dartmouth loom

A Harvard-Yale sporting event always features a lot of anticipation and excitement, but in a matchup of two of the Ivy League’s best men’s basketball teams, there are more than just bragging rights on the line. The Bulldogs (11–9, 4–2 Ivy) will head to Cambridge for a Friday night matchup with the Harvard Crimson (16–4, […]

M. BASKETBALL | Bulldogs return to their winning ways

It was a weekend the men’s basketball team will not soon forget. The Bulldogs (11–9, 4–2 Ivy) edged Cornell (5–15, 1–5) 71–70 Friday night and defeated Columbia (12–8, 3–3) 72–67 a night later. An exhilarating two-minute comeback helped the Bulldogs erase a 10-point deficit to beat the Big Red. Against the Lions, the Bulldogs managed […]

LIVE BLOG | M. BASKETBALL | Yale vs. Columbia

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M. BASKETBALL | Elis host Cornell, Columbia

After a tough weekend against the Killer P’s, the men’s basketball team will host a couple of C’s. Friday night, the Bulldogs (9–9, 2–2 Ivy) will host the Cornell Big Red (4–14, 0–4) before meeting the Columbia Lions (12–6, 3–1) Saturday evening. The Elis will try to rebound after losing 66–58 at Penn and 67–63 […]

M. BASKETBALL | P’s power past the Bulldogs

An up and down men’s basketball season just hit another low. The Bulldogs (9–9, 2–2 Ivy) could not handle the Killer P’s as they fell 66–58 at Penn (8–8, 2–0) on Friday and lost 67–63 at Princeton (14–4, 2–0) on Saturday. First half deficits in both games hurt the Elis who dropped to fifth in […]

M. BASKETBALL | Bulldogs head for the Killer P’s

The men’s basketball team will have a chance to confirm their Ivy League dominance this weekend. After sweeping Brown in their last two weeks, the Bulldogs (9–7, 2–0 Ivy) will travel southwest for their annual Killer P’s trip. Tonight, the Bulldogs will face the Penn Quakers (6–8, 0–0) before they head to New Jersey for […]

M. BASKETBALL | Mangano ’12 center of attention

The men’s basketball season has endured a roller coaster ride this season, but there has been one constant: the dominating inside play of center Greg Mangano ’12. After averaging just 7.5 points last season, the 6’ 10” 240 pound junior leads the league with seven double-doubles this year and has emerged as a serious contender […]

M. BASKETBALL | Elis complete Bears sweep

Despite having three scorers averaging in double digits, the defense, and not the offense, led the men’s basketball team to victory on Saturday. The Bulldogs (9–7, 2–0 Ivy) held the Brown Bears (7–9, 0–2 Ivy) to 26.1 percent shooting as they topped the Bears 59–51 Saturday afternoon. Center Greg Mangano ’12 put together another stellar […]

LIVE BLOG | M. BASKETBALL | Yale vs. Brown

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M. BASKETBALL | Bulldogs, Bears play round two

The men’s basketball team returns home this weekend for another matchup with its travel partner. The Bulldogs (8–7, 1–0 Ivy) will host the Brown Bears (7–7, 0–1) at 2 p.m. Saturday afternoon in the John J. Lee Amphitheater after beating Brown 69–64 last week. The Elis are looking for their second straight Ivy League win […]

M. BASKETBALL | Mangano, Bulldogs, best Brown

The men’s basketball team lost their Ivy League opener to Brown last year at home, and this season the Bulldogs returned the favor. The Bulldogs (8–7, 1–0 Ivy) held Brown (6–8, 0–1) to 37.5 percent shooting enroute to defeating the Bears 69–64 in Providence, R.I. Led by center Greg Mangano ’12 and his 23 points […]