Men's Hockey

Hayden signs with Blackhawks

By Chris Bracken | Posted on, 4:13 p.m.

Last Saturday night, Yale captain John Hayden ’17 fired home his fiftieth career goal in the Elis’ season-ending defeat to Harvard. Tonight, the forward will make his National Hockey League debut for the Western Conference-leading Chicago Blackhawks, who have won three of the past seven NHL titles, playing alongside superstars such as Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews. Read more


Men's Hockey

Hayden signs with Blackhawks

By Chris Bracken | Posted on, 4:13 p.m.

Last Saturday night, Yale captain John Hayden ’17 fired home his fiftieth career goal in the Elis’ season-ending defeat to Harvard. Tonight, the forward will make his National Hockey League debut for the Western Conference-leading Chicago Blackhawks, who have won three of the past seven NHL titles, playing alongside superstars such as Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews. Read more


Basketball

Takeaways from the first Ivy League Tournament

By Steven Rome | Posted on, 10:31 p.m.

Ancient Eight fans were skeptical about how the weekend would play out. The regular season truly mattered in this tradition-minded conference, and the tournament would change that. But everyone who stepped foot in the hallowed arena immediately forgot those concerns. Read more


Basketball

Takeaways from the first Ivy League Tournament

By Steven Rome | Posted on, 10:31 p.m.

Ancient Eight fans were skeptical about how the weekend would play out. The regular season truly mattered in this tradition-minded conference, and the tournament would change that. But everyone who stepped foot in the hallowed arena immediately forgot those concerns. Read more


Men's Basketball

Bulldogs fall short in Ivy final

The third time was not the charm for for the Bulldogs against undefeated Princeton. The Tigers clinched the Ivy League’s automatic bid with a 71–59 win. As it has all season, three-point shooting and stifling defense carried Princeton, which held Yale to under 60 points for the third time this season. Read more


Men's Basketball

Bulldogs fall short in Ivy final

The third time was not the charm for for the Bulldogs against undefeated Princeton. The Tigers clinched the Ivy League’s automatic bid with a 71–59 win. As it has all season, three-point shooting and stifling defense carried Princeton, which held Yale to under 60 points for the third time this season. Read more


Men's Basketball

Yale down by just two at half

The Bulldog defense held the regular season champions to just 14 points in the first 12 minutes. Princeton, the conference’s best three-point shooting team, made just four threes in the half. Yale limited the Ivy League Player of the Year, Tiger forward Spencer Weisz to just three points and two assists in the opening period.

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Men's Basketball

Yale down by just two at half

The Bulldog defense held the regular season champions to just 14 points in the first 12 minutes. Princeton, the conference’s best three-point shooting team, made just four threes in the half. Yale limited the Ivy League Player of the Year, Tiger forward Spencer Weisz to just three points and two assists in the opening period.

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Men's Basketball

NCAA Tournament within reach after Yale beats Harvard

The third time was the charm for the Yale men’s basketball team. After falling to Harvard twice in the regular season, the Bulldogs toppled the No.2-seed in a hard-fought battle in the semifinals of the inaugural Ivy League Tournament, taking them one step closer to a second-straight NCAA Tournament appearance. Yale (18–10, 9–5) led Harvard … Read more


Men's Basketball

NCAA Tournament within reach after Yale beats Harvard

The third time was the charm for the Yale men’s basketball team. After falling to Harvard twice in the regular season, the Bulldogs toppled the No.2-seed in a hard-fought battle in the semifinals of the inaugural Ivy League Tournament, taking them one step closer to a second-straight NCAA Tournament appearance. Yale (18–10, 9–5) led Harvard … Read more




Men's Basketball

Yale leads 38–30 at halftime

Twenty minutes into the second semifinal of the Ivy League Tournament, the Yale men’s basketball team found itself in a familiar situation. The Bulldogs led Harvard, as they did during the two regular-season meetings between the old rivals. It remains to be seen if the Bulldogs will hold onto this lead, as they fell to Crimson in … Read more


Men's Basketball

Yale leads 38–30 at halftime

Twenty minutes into the second semifinal of the Ivy League Tournament, the Yale men’s basketball team found itself in a familiar situation. The Bulldogs led Harvard, as they did during the two regular-season meetings between the old rivals. It remains to be seen if the Bulldogs will hold onto this lead, as they fell to Crimson in … Read more


Men's Basketball

Tournament revives historic rivalry in epic semifinal

By Steven Rome | Posted on, 5:08 p.m.

The noise at one of the original meccas of basketball was deafening. Each basket seemed more important than the next. Princeton’s orange-clad student section shouted across the floor at loyal Red and Blue fans. The scene belonged to an earlier time, when this was one of college basketball’s premier rivalries. Read more


Men's Basketball

Tournament revives historic rivalry in epic semifinal

By Steven Rome | Posted on, 5:08 p.m.

The noise at one of the original meccas of basketball was deafening. Each basket seemed more important than the next. Princeton’s orange-clad student section shouted across the floor at loyal Red and Blue fans. The scene belonged to an earlier time, when this was one of college basketball’s premier rivalries. Read more


Men's Basketball

Princeton edges Penn to remain perfect

By Won Jung | Posted on, 5:07 p.m.

After holding out for decades, the Ivy League became the last Division I NCAA basketball conference to create an end-of-season tournament. Why did it finally conform in 2016–17 after years of sticking to tradition, you ask? Look no farther than the 1-4 matchup of the men’s tournament held at the Palestra.

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Men's Basketball

Princeton edges Penn to remain perfect

By Won Jung | Posted on, 5:07 p.m.

After holding out for decades, the Ivy League became the last Division I NCAA basketball conference to create an end-of-season tournament. Why did it finally conform in 2016–17 after years of sticking to tradition, you ask? Look no farther than the 1-4 matchup of the men’s tournament held at the Palestra.

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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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