Category Archives: Three Pointer

Three Pointer: Yale shocks Harvard, moves into first-place tie

1. We have a race in the Ivy League. With a win on Saturday night, Harvard would have been two games up on the rest of the Ivy League; no team has overcome a deficit that large to earn even … Continue reading

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Three Pointer: Harvard downs Princeton, takes sole Ivy lead

1. As usual, Harvard and Princeton produce fireworks. In my dream world, the Ivy League’s “14-game tournament” would be replaced with a 15-game head-to-head series between Princeton and Harvard. As a Cambridge resident and Princeton graduate, perhaps I’m a bit … Continue reading

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Three Pointer: Shooting propels Delaware past Northeastern

Northeastern lost to CAA leader Delaware 74-70 on Saturday. I’ll have a deeper look tomorrow at the Huskies’ habit of playing close games; in the meantime, a Three Pointer from Matthews Arena: 1. Delaware wins down the stretch… After an … Continue reading

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Three Pointer (and one): A Beanpot quadrupleheader

Beanpot Hoops was at Harvard-Dartmouth to focus on Brandyn Curry, who will be the subject of a story to be posted tomorrow. In the meantime, a Three Pointer (and one) from a full day of Beantown action: 1. Harvard gets … Continue reading

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Three Pointer: Without Saunders, Harvard loses at UConn

If you haven’t already, be sure to check out Monday’s research on biases in shot-selection data. Today, a Three Pointer (and one) from Harvard’s 61-56 loss at Connecticut: 1. Harvard’s non-conference fate is sealed. Right now, Harvard is 13-2, one … Continue reading

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Three Pointer: Chaos reigns on Patriot League opening day

1. A wild start to the season. Thursday afternoon, Ken Pomeroy called the Patriot League the “least predictable conference race.” If the opening day of games is any indication, that label could prove prescient. Of the five home teams — … Continue reading

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Three Pointer: Harvard survives BU comeback in OT

1. What an ending to regulation. Last year’s BU-Harvard game was decided on a last-possession shot by Siyani Chambers, but this year’s second-half finish may have been even more exciting. Harvard led by seven points with 45 seconds left before … Continue reading

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