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We have handoff: After receiving the ball from quarterback and classmate Jake Smith, Harvard sophomore running back Aaron Shampklin scanned the line for an opening—the kind that he ran through all afternoon.
Photograph by Gil Talbot/Courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

Sports

A strong start, and for Crimson running back Aaron Shampklin, a breakout day

9.16.18

Seth Towns ’20 scored a career-high 30 points against Brown on Saturday to help lead the Crimson to an 86-77 victory.
Photograph by Gil Talbot/Harvard Athletic Communications

Harvard men's basketball moves into first place in the Ivy League.

1.28.18

All-Ivy point guard Katie Benzan '20 and head coach Kathy Delaney-Smith led Harvard to a 76-65 victory over Dartmouth on Saturday.
Photograph by Gil Talbot/Harvard Athletic Communications

Harvard women’s basketball approaches a challenging Ivy slate.

1.22.18

Corey Johnson ’19, Harvard's best three-point shooter over the past two years, sank three treys to help the Crimson beat Dartmouth 61-51 in its Ivy League opener.
Photograph by Eric Miller/Courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

Entering Ivy League play, Harvard men's basketball seeks momentum.

1.11.18

Bryce Aiken '20 is leading Harvard with an average of 17.6 points per game.
Photograph by Michael Reeves

 

Harvard men’s basketball has a way to go.

 

12.7.17

The Harvard basketball teams will look to hang the first Ivy League championship banners in newly renovated Lavietes Pavilion.
Photograph by Gil Talbot/Harvard Athletic Communications

Previewing the 2017-2018 Harvard basketball season

 

11.7.17

Stemberg men's basketball coach Tommy Amaker (left) introduced James Brown '73 (center) and Harry Edwards before a press conference on Wednesday in the Murr Center's Hall of History.

Photograph by Gil Talbot

 

Sociologist Harry Edwards and broadcaster James Brown weigh protest and progress in sports, and in Harvard basketball.

9.14.17

Katie Benzan ’20 was a first-team All-Ivy honoree and led the team in scoring (13.4 points per game) and assists (4.2 assists per game).

Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

Seesaw seasons for the basketball teams

May-June 2017

Jeannie Boehm ’20 (shown here against UNH in the first round of the WNIT) scored 11 points and blocked seven shots in the Crimson’s loss to St. John’s in the second round of the tournament.
Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

Women’s basketball falls to St. John’s in WNIT second round.

3.19.17

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