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Bears resume conference play with losses to Princeton, Quinnipiac

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Bears resume conference play with losses to Princeton, Quinnipiac

February 11, 2018 0 comments

Following a close duel with the University of Connecticut last weekend, the men’s hockey team resumed conference play with a pair of losses and fell to Princeton 7-2 Friday and Quinnipiac University 3-0 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.

The Bears suffered their biggest loss of the season against Penn and could not pick up a conference win over the weekend. Brown is 1-5 in the Ivy League and is ranked at seventh place in the conference standings after this weekend’s results.

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Bears drop two to Penn, Princeton at home

February 4, 2018 0 comments

The women’s basketball team (13-6, 1-5 Ivy) continued Ivy League play this weekend, hosting Penn (13-5, 4-1) Friday and Princeton (14-4, 4-1) Saturday.

Max Gottlieb ’19 handles the puck. Gottlieb posted a goal and two assists in Saturday’s contest against UConn.  The Bears have three weekends of conference play remaining before the ECAC playoffs begin March 2.

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Bears edged by UConn in back-and-forth battle decided by special teams

February 4, 2018 0 comments

Following mixed results on the road last weekend, the men’s hockey team was slighted by the University of Connecticut 6-4 in a close contest at Meehan Auditorium Saturday.

Brown powered to victory against UMass-Amherst to place the team in prime position going into the Eastern College Athletic Conference Championship next weekend. The victory was highlighted by a clutch performance by Maddie Stearns ’18.

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Women’s tennis defeats UMass-Amherst 5-2 at home

February 4, 2018 0 comments

Tensions mounted Friday as the women’s tennis team persevered through multiple tie-breaks and close doubles matches to defeat the University of Massachusetts at Amherst 5-2.

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.

Brownsword ’18: Simplicity and smart spending keys to Patriots success

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Brownsword ’18: Simplicity and smart spending keys to Patriots success

February 2, 2018 0 comments

A column written by a Patriots fan before the weekend of the team’s eighth Super Bowl appearance in the past two decades will seem quite unnecessary.

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Klein ’20: Why the Eagles can win Super Bowl LII

February 2, 2018 0 comments

The entire country expects the New England Patriots to win Sunday’s Super Bowl against the Philadelphia Eagles.

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.

Brownsword ’18: Sorry Cleveland (Again)

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Brownsword ’18: Sorry Cleveland (Again)

January 28, 2018 0 comments

For LeBron James, the self-proclaimed King, success on the basketball court has become the expectation.