Topic: Men’s Basketball

Brown finishes season with losses to Princeton, Penn

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Brown finishes season with losses to Princeton, Penn

March 5, 2018 0 comments

This weekend, the men’s basketball team dropped home contests to Princeton 78-63 and Penn 99-93 to close out its season.

Tamenang Choh ’21 drives to the basket. He finished the game against Cornell as the Bears’ leading scorer, notching 17 points and 12 rebounds in the losing effort.

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Bears drop crucial road games to Lions, Big Red

February 25, 2018 0 comments

The men’s basketball team’s playoff chances took a major hit this weekend with losses to Columbia and Cornell on the road.

Desmond Cambridge ’21 takes a shot while Travis Fuller ’19 waits for the rebound. Cambridge led all Brown scorers with 13 points against Dartmouth, followed by Brandon Anderson ’20 and Tamenang Choh ’21.

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Brown drops critical road games to Harvard, Dartmouth

February 21, 2018 0 comments

The men’s basketball team’s hopes to make Ivy League playoffs were dashed  this weekend, as close losses to Harvard and Dartmouth gave Brown a losing record with just four conference contests remaining in the season.

Bears ride unlikely heroes to victory over Lions

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Bears ride unlikely heroes to victory over Lions

February 11, 2018 0 comments

After splitting its games last weekend, the men’s basketball team fell to Cornell Friday before riding the rebounding of Tamenang Choh ’21 and clutch shooting of Obi Okolie ’19 to an overtime victory against Columbia Saturday.

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Brownsword ’18: Bears poised for Ivy postseason tournament

February 9, 2018 0 comments

The Ivy League had long been resistant to change in the sport of men’s basketball: While nearly every other conference adopted the exhilarating postseason tournament, the Ancient Eight sent the team with the best league record to the NCAA tournament — until 2017.

Desmond Cambridge ’21 notched the game-winning three to beat Princeton. The shot was just three of Cambridge’s 32 points in the contest.

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Cambridge ’21 drains game-winning three

February 4, 2018 0 comments

The men’s basketball team played two games that went down to the wire in overtime this weekend.

Zach Hunsaker ‘20 scored the game-winning layup against Dartmouth in a sensational play that appeared on SportsCenter’s Top 10 Plays.

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Hunsaker ’20 sinks buzzer beater

February 2, 2018 0 comments

After jumping to an early lead, the men’s basketball team held on to hand Dartmouth its third Ivy League loss of the season Friday night.

Tamenang Choh ’21 fights for the ball in a tight loss to the Harvard Crimson Saturday night after a thrilling victory over Dartmouth the night before. The Bears will take on Penn next Friday and Princeton Saturday.

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Brown stuns Dartmouth at the buzzer

January 28, 2018 0 comments

After splitting a series against Yale last weekend, the men’s basketball team bested Dartmouth on a buzzer-beating bucket from Zach Hunsaker ’20 Friday night before falling to Harvard Saturday.

Though the Bears lost to the Yale Bulldogs the week before, Travis Fuller ‘19 assured that the preparation and hard work paid off this weekend.

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Bears edge Yale for first Ivy win

January 24, 2018 0 comments

Following a series of non-conference matchups over the winter break, the men’s basketball team claimed its first victory over Yale since 2014 with an 81-80 home win  Friday night.

Brown fades late in loss to Central Connecticut State

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Brown fades late in loss to Central Connecticut State

December 3, 2017 0 comments

The men’s basketball team had not played in three days after a brutal stretch of three games in four days last week.