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Topic: Men’s Basketball


Brown alum wins gold

March 3, 2010 Comments are Disabled

Women’s hockey alum Becky Kellar ’97 won her third gold medal as part of a dominant Canadian team that blanked Team USA, 2-0, in the finals of the Vancouver Olympics on Feb. 25. Kellar tallied four assists and a plus-14 rating while anchoring a suffocating defense that surrendered only two […]

Men’s basketball scores big against Dartmouth

March 3, 2010 Comments are Disabled

It was a weekend for the record books as both Matt Mullery ’10 and Peter Sullivan ’11 advanced on Brown’s career scoring list. The Bears put up their fourth win in the last six games.


M. hoops shocks Princeton

February 24, 2010 Comments are Disabled

Steve Gruber ’10 is a backup point guard who averages just four points a game. But in the waning seconds against Princeton on Saturday night, his record was irrelevant. Gruber sunk two clutch free throws with eight seconds remaining, helping the Bears (10-17, 4-6 Ivy) grab an upset victory over the title-contending Tigers (16-7, 7-2).


Leffelman ’11 propels team to split

February 15, 2010 Comments are Disabled

Heading into this weekend, Garrett Leffelman ’11 had started just three games all season. It didn’t show on Friday and Saturday night.


Ivy League News of the Break

February 4, 2010 Comments are Disabled

After defeating Harvard, Cornell moved into the ESPN/USA Today top 25 to earn a ranking for the first time in 59 years, making the Big Red the first ranked Ivy team since Princeton in 1998.


Strictly business on court for Sullivan bros.

February 3, 2010 Comments are Disabled

Most people go to college to get away from their younger siblings, but it ended up being a different story for the Sullivan brothers, who share more than just the basketball floor here at Brown. Peter Sullivan ’11 and Matt Sullivan ’13 are the first brother duo to start together at Brown since Don Tarr ’65 and Dave Tarr ’66 lettered together for two years, according to Brown’s Sports Information Office.

Bears suffer heartbreaker, blowout

February 1, 2010 Comments are Disabled

Both teams scored a buzzer beater shot during the men’s basketball game against Penn on Saturday night. Unfortunately for the Bears, theirs came right before halftime, not at the end of regulation.


M. hoops hosts Tigers and Quakers

January 29, 2010 Comments are Disabled

After splitting the season series against Yale over the past two weeks, the men’s basketball team (7-12, 1-1 Ivy) tips off against two bastions of the Ivy League this weekend.


Athlete of the break: Basketball forward Tucker Halpern ’13

January 29, 2010 Comments are Disabled

Though most of the school got five-and-a-half weeks off for winter break, the men’s basketball team took just four days off. The hard work paid off for forward Tucker Halpern ’13. The rookie had two career-high nights, scoring 22 points against Wagner on Jan. 4 and another 26 points a week later against Quinnipiac. He was named Ivy League Rookie of the Week on Jan. 11 — and he has now been named the Herald Athlete of the Break.


M. hoops finishes 3-5 in rough stretch

January 27, 2010 Comments are Disabled

After finishing up what Head Coach Jesse Agel called a challenging out-of-conference schedule, men’s basketball opened up Ivy League play with a split against Yale in two games over the past two weeks. Overall, the Bears put up a 3-5 record over winter break play.