Topic: Men’s Basketball

Co-captain and guard Tavon Blackmon ’17 helped lead his team to a hard-fought 81-75 victory over Morgan State Wednesday, sinking 4-for-4 free throws in the last 30 seconds.


Men’s basketball beats Morgan State in shootout

November 28, 2016 0 comments

The men’s basketball team (2-4) ended a three-game skid with a hard-fought 81-75 victory against Morgan State (2-4) Wednesday.

Brandon Anderson ’20 looks to drive against a Rhode Island defender Wednesday. Despite the loss, the first-year had a breakout game against the No. 21 Rams, contributing 16 points in his third collegiate game.


Upset bid comes up short for men’s basketball against No. 21 Rhode Island

November 18, 2016 0 comments

Bears vs. Rams, Bruno vs. Rhody, Brown vs. URI. No matter how you phrase it, when these two in-state adversaries meet, you know what you are going to get.

Forward Steven Spieth ’17 pulls up for a jump-shot against Niagara in Bruno’s home opener on Sunday night. Spieth flirted with a triple double in the team’s 88-79 victory, recording 27 points, 10 rebounds and 9 assists.


Men’s basketball splits contests in opening weekend

November 15, 2016 0 comments

The men’s basketball team kicked off its season this weekend with a loss to Cincinnati (2-0) Friday and a win over Niagara (0-2) Sunday.


Ivy League basketball adds postseason tournament

March 11, 2016 0 comments

A little madness has been added to March for Ivy League basketball fans.

End-of-season losses put men’s basketball at bottom of Ivy League


End-of-season losses put men’s basketball at bottom of Ivy League

March 7, 2016 0 comments

Two narrow losses seem a fitting way to end a season full of almosts for the men’s basketball team.

Cedric Kuakumensah ’16 drives by a defender in his last home game. The senior holds the Ivy career blocks record, securing his place in team history.


OT win highlights last home weekend for men’s basketball

February 29, 2016 0 comments

Kuakumensah closed his illustrious career at the Pizzitola in style with a pair of double-doubles.

Arts & Culture

Band marches to its own irreverent, tradition-steeped beat

February 25, 2016 0 comments

The Brown Band’s Tuesday night practice in Fulton Rehearsal Hall is lively with banter and laughter.

Tavon Blackmon ’17 dribbles the ball up court. The junior point guard led the Bears in scoring against both Harvard and Dartmouth over the weekend, putting up 19 and 22 points per game, respectively.


Men’s basketball goes cold in road trip north, sinks to last place

February 15, 2016 0 comments

When the men’s basketball team made the trek up to Harvard and Dartmouth with a chance to even its Ivy record, momentum decided not to make the trip.

Men’s, women’s basketball hit stride midway through Ivy play

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Men’s, women’s basketball hit stride midway through Ivy play

February 12, 2016 0 comments

The men’s and women’s basketball teams have played four weeks and will have reached the halfway point of their season after Friday’s contests.

Tavon Blackmon ’17 attempts a jumpshot. Blackmon scored 14 points and recorded five assists in the Bears’ win against Cornell Friday.


Men’s basketball impresses in split with Empire State Ivies

February 8, 2016 0 comments

For the men’s basketball team, a split against Cornell and Columbia showed what Head Coach Mike Martin ’04 said: “We can contend in this league.”