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Noah Kirkwood ’22, the Ivy League Rookie of the Year, emerged as one of Harvard’s top offensive threats.

Photograph by Gavin Baker/Sideline Photos


Basketball teams fall short of NCAAs again.


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.


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.



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



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.


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.


Katie Benzan ’20 (shown here in earlier action) has led the Crimson in scoring and assists during her first year on the team.
Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

Harvard women’s basketball wins opening-round WNIT contest. 


Siyani Chambers '16 ('17) had five assists and just one turnover in the men's basketball team's loss to Yale in the Ivy League tournament semifinals.
Photographs courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

Harvard basketball teams eliminated in Ivy League tournament semifinals


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