In what was the best possible result for the Ivy League this year, the league’s two best teams went into a one-game playoff knowing that while both teams could be cinderellas in a week’s time, only one of them would get the chance to prove it. Harvard and Yale did not disappoint, with the Crimson pulling off a huge victory at the Palestra in Philadelphia to clinch the Ivy League’s...
Justin Sears of Yale has been named the 2015 Ivy League Player of the Year.
Joining Sears on the All-Ivy First Team are Javier Duren, Maodo Lo, Shonn Miller and Wesley Saunders.
Steve Moundou-Missi received Defensive Player of the Year honors, while Miles Wright won Rookie of the Year.
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After a nail bitter of a game, the Yale Bulldogs still have a perfect record. On Tuesday the Yale Bulldogs (4-0) squared off not only against the weather but also against the St. John’s Red Storm (1-4).
Coming off a historic win last week against the University of Maryland Terps (3-1), Yale was looking to continue their strong play.
The Yale men’s basketball team looks to cement its place atop the Ivy League with a road victory on Broadway on Friday night.
The Bulldogs (13-6, 2-0) own sole possession of first place in the conference and boast an Ivy League player of the year candidate in Justin Sears. The Columbia Lions (9-7, 1-1) are eyeing an upset at Levien Gymnasium.
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Yale and UConn share the same state, but it’s not a secret that while the former is known for its academics, the latter is famous for its basketball.
But for one night, the Yale Bulldogs could call itself the kings of basketball in Connecticut after a stunning upset over the UConn Huskies on Friday.
The Bulldogs, who hadn’t beaten their in-state rival...
The defending national champions don;t look like they’re going to be defending their title this year. The UConn Huskies have lost their second straight game on a game-winning three by their opponent, this one coming from Yale. Jack Montague hit a three-pointer with 1.7 seconds left to lift Yale to a 45-44 victory over UConn, […]
There are losses, there are brutal losses, and then there's what happened to Yale on Saturday. The Bulldogs traveled to Boston with their best team in a decade, a chance to earn their first win against Harvard since their seniors were in middle school, and an Ivy League title on the line. After jumping out to an early 7-3 lead the Yale defense collapsed, and Harvard capitalized on...
Two of the most bitter rivals in all of college football will play on Saturday, when the Yale Bulldogs travel to Cambridge to take on the Harvard Crimson. Fans from both schools will be fired up for the game, but Yale’s student president decided to up the ante. Michael Herbert challenged Harvard Undergraduate Council President Gus Mayopoulos to a boxing match the night before...
UConn Huskies men’s soccer player Nick Zuniga executes a flip throw-in against the Yale Bulldogs.
Here are photos from the UConn Huskies Men’s Soccer team’s 1-0 overtime win over the Yale Bulldogs on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at Morrone Stadium in Storrs, CT.
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UConn Huskies men’s soccer player Nick Zuniga executes a flip throw-in against the Yale Bulldogs on October 28, 2014.
Here is video of UConn Huskies men’s soccer player Nick Zuniga doing two flip throw-ins during Tuesday night’s 1-0 win over the Yale Bulldogs at Morrone Stadium.
photo credit: ian bethune
In one life, Brandon Sherrod is known as a decent rebounder and shot blocker as a forward for Yale’s basketball team. But in another he is an excellent singer. So excellent, in fact, that he was among 14 students chosen to make up Yale a capella group, the Whiffenpoofs (yes, you read that correctly).
Because of the time commitments to each, Sherrod had to choose one or the other...
Score one for the arts. Brandon Sherrod, a rising senior on the Yale men’s basketball team, has chosen the microphone over the hardwood. The 6-foot-6 forward will forego his final season with the Bulldogs’ basketball squad to be a member of the Whiffenpoofs, the 14-member all-male a cappella group.
Yale’s Brandon Sherrod has chosen the Whiffenpoofs, the school’s famous...
Yale basketball player Brandon Sherrod had a difficult decision to make going into his senior year. He could either pla…
A star player on the Yale basketball team has chosen to give up b-ball for a b-flat after being selected to join the university's elite men's choir group — the Whiffenpoofs.Brandon Sherrod, a 6-foot-6-inch junior who played as a forward on last year's team has been selected as one of the 14 members of newest generation of Whiffenpoofs, the school's famous male a cappella singing...
Brandon Sherrod is a member of the Yale basketball team that was recently faced with a decision--continue with his education and play basketball again next year or join the Whiffenpoofs. For him it wasn't as difficult a decision as you might think.He opted to join the Whiffenpoofs--and no, it's not an additional house at Hogwart's.@Yahoo/TwitterThe Whiffenpoofs are a...
Justin Sears scored 19 points and Jack Montague added a career-high 18 - on 5 of 7 3-point shooting - as Yale dispatched Cornell 82-65 on Friday night, stretching their win streak to seven games.
The win, even with leading scorer Javier Duren out with an ankle injury, keeps the Bulldogs (14-9, 8-1 Ivy League) in a tie for the Ivy lead with Harvard, an 83-63 winner over Penn.
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February 21, 2014
Philadelphia PA: On Friday February 14 from the Cathedral of College Basketball The Palestra on the campus of University of Penn, Women’s basketball took center stage on Valentines Day as Penn Quakers hosted the Yale Bulldogs in Ivy League Action. Penn comes into game with record of 14-5 (4-1 in Ivy League) with a win […]
Brandon Sherrod had 15 points and James Jones reached his 200th career win at Yale in a 67-54 victory at Dartmouth on Friday night.
Jones is the second head coach in school history to achieve 200 wins and just the fourth to do so at an Ivy League school.
The victory gives the Bulldogs (10-9, 4-1) a chance to pull even with 5-0 Harvard when they face the Crimson on Saturday.
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February 07, 2014
Justin Sears came off the bench Friday night to score 22 points and lead Yale over Columbia 69-59.
Sears made his only 3-point attempt while shooting 5 of 8 from the field and 11 of 13 from the free-throw line. Armani Cotton added 13 points and Matt Townsend scored 11 for the Bulldogs (8-9, 2-1 Ivy League).
Sears' dunk and Townsend's layup put the Bulldogs up 59-52 with 1:58 to...
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January 31, 2014
Jack Montague hit four 3-pointers on his way to 15 points as Yale played its final non-conference game with an 88-49 victory Saturday over Division III Baruch College.
Yale (6-8) snapped a four-game losing streak. Montague, who returned after missing the previous game against Vermont due to injury, played a season-high 21 minutes. He finished 5 of 5 from the floor with six assists...
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January 11, 2014
ST. LOUIS -- Rob Loe scored a season-high 19 points as Saint Louis prepped for conference play in beating Yale 75-55 on Saturday.
Yale (5-7) shot 50 percent in the first half but scored only 26 points in just 20 shooting tries after turning the ball over 12 times to the Billikens. Saint Louis is off to their best start since going 14-1 in the 1993-94 season and led 37-26 at the break...
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Alex Francis and Dyami Starks each scored 22 points, leading Bryant in a second-half rally en route to a 72-64 win over Yale Wednesday night.
Bryant (6-2) won its fourth consecutive game, erasing a halftime deficit and opening the second half on a 23-11 run, led by 11 from Starks. Starks scored 17 in the second half and Francis 13 as Bryant shot 57.1 percent from the field in the...
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December 04, 2013