Topic: Men’s Basketball

Tyler Williams ’18 recorded a team-high five assists in the matchup against the Big Green. The rookie also contributed six points in the loss.

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In disappointing weekend, men’s basketball surrenders leads to Crimson, Big Green

March 9, 2015 0 comments

As it has many times this season, poor second-half defense doomed the men’s basketball team en route to a final weekend sweep at Dartmouth and Harvard.

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Men’s basketball visits Dartmouth, Harvard in last regular season weekend

March 6, 2015 0 comments

The men’s basketball team has little on the line entering its final weekend of play.

Tyler Williams ’18 went 1-of-2 shooting from the line against Princeton. The Bears’ momentum was stymied Saturday against the Tigers, who dominated every facet of play and downed Bruno on Senior Night.

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Men’s basketball outpaces Penn, falls to Princeton in weekend split

March 2, 2015 0 comments

The sharpshooting of J.R. Hobbie ’17 carried the men’s basketball team over Penn 75-69 Friday, but Princeton dealt the team a decisive 80-62 defeat.

Dockery Walker ’15 dribbles past an opponent. Walker will be honored with his fellow seniors before Brown’s game Saturday against a Princeton team that sits firmly in the middle of the Ivy standings.

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Last-place Penn, middling Princeton come to Providence

February 27, 2015 0 comments

Five seniors on the men’s basketball team will take the floor at the Pizzitola Center for the last time this weekend.

Point guard Tavon Blackman ’17 led Bruno’s scoring efforts against Cornell with 17 points, knocking down all his shots from the free throw line.

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Buzzer-beater topples Cornell after Columbia romps over men’s basketball

February 23, 2015 0 comments

The ball bounced around the rim and teetered on the edge for a chilling instant before falling through the net with 1.4 seconds remaining.

Men’s basketball to host Cornell, Columbia

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Men’s basketball to host Cornell, Columbia

February 20, 2015 0 comments

The men’s basketball team’s New York trip — in which the squad lost consecutive games to Cornell and Columbia — was Bruno’s worst weekend of the season.

Tavon Blackmon ’17 (pictured), Steven Spieth ’17 and J.R. Hobbie ’17 scored 54 of Bruno’s 71 points against Penn Saturday.

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Second half determines men’s basketball’s fate against Princeton, Penn

February 18, 2015 0 comments

Trailing 30-29 at the halftimes of both Ivy contests this weekend, the men’s basketball team played vastly different second halves.

Cedric Kuakamensah ’16 dribbles past an opposing guard. The reigning All-Ivy defensive player of the year has taken a larger role since the departure of Leland King ’17 and hopes to get two wins this weekend.

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Men’s basketball visits middling Ivy foes in trip to Keystone State

February 13, 2015 0 comments

Bruno could exploit an overlooked but critical source of offense: the free throw line. Bruno draws more fouls than any other Ivy.

Two-time Ivy League Defensive Player of the Year Cedric Kuakumensah ’16 blocked his 214th shot Friday, moving to third on the all-time Ivy list.

Opportunity for upset slips away in weekend split

February 9, 2015 0 comments

The men’s basketball team may be the best 1-5 team in conference play the Ivy League has seen in a while.

Tavon Blackmon ’17 looks to set the offense with Cedric Kuakamensah ’16. The sophomore hopes to provide a spark against tough Ivy competition.

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Men’s basketball welcomes Crimson, Big Green in search of first Ivy win

February 6, 2015 0 comments

There would be no better remedy for the basketball team’s 0-4 conference start than a win over a rival that has won the Ivy League four years in a row.