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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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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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Harvard blocks BC’s comeback

With seven minutes left in Harvard’s game against Boston College on Wednesday — their first meeting at Lavietes Pavilion in a generation — the Crimson was getting into some trouble. After leading as much as 33-13 in the first half, … 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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Huskies win a frontcourt battle, but Harvard wins war

Entering Wednesday night’s game at Matthews Arena, the juiciest matchup seemed to be Northeastern’s paint offense against Harvard’s interior defense. The Huskies entered the game taking more than half their shots at the rim — a strategy that already felled … Continue reading

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