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Harvard’s late run not enough to top Michigan State in NCAA tournament

At halftime of Harvard and Michigan State’s Round of 32 matchup, the only question seemed to be how many points the Spartans would end up scoring. The No. 4-seed and East Regional favorite led 45-33, and it felt like the … Continue reading

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Hardly an upset: Harvard tops Cincinnati, returns to Round of 32

One year ago, Harvard won its first NCAA tournament game ever, to the surprise of the nation. The Crimson’s story was known nationally, but hardly anyone expected Harvard, a double-digit underdog to New Mexico, to do what only a handful … Continue reading

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Harvard earns 4th straight Ivy title in seniors’ storybook home finale

Home finales don’t get much more perfect than Harvard’s final game this season at Lavietes Pavilion unfolded Saturday night. Against an opponent that took them to the wire earlier this season, the Crimson played its most complete game of the … Continue reading

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The Breakdown: Harvard’s defense snaps drought at Princeton

With eight minutes left in Saturday night’s game at Jadwin Gymnasium, Princeton trailed Harvard 41-40, and the Tigers’ Hans Brase was here: Screencap via the Ivy League Digital Network At that point, it was hard to imagine that Princeton would … Continue reading

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Key matchups for pivotal Princeton-Harvard showdown

Before Harvard and Princeton continue the Ivy League’s hottest rivalry in Cambridge tonight, it’s worth remembering what happened the last time the Tigers and Crimson met. Heading into the first weekend of March, Princeton was fifth nationally in three-point percentage, … Continue reading

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The Breakdown: Vintage Brandyn Curry performance boosts Harvard on both ends

Brandyn Curry was 10 seconds away from going down in history as an all-time Harvard hero. In the waning minutes of the 2011 Ivy League playoff — which is either “famous” or “infamous,” depending on one’s allegiences — Curry, as … 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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