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.
Topic: Men’s Basketball
The men’s basketball team has little on the line entering its final weekend of play.
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.
Five seniors on the men’s basketball team will take the floor at the Pizzitola Center for the last time this weekend.
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.
Trailing 30-29 at the halftimes of both Ivy contests this weekend, the men’s basketball team played vastly different second halves.
Bruno could exploit an overlooked but critical source of offense: the free throw line. Bruno draws more fouls than any other Ivy.
The men’s basketball team may be the best 1-5 team in conference play the Ivy League has seen in a while.
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.