Men’s Basketball to Host Crimson Madness Oct. 18

Robert Baker dunks at Crimson Madness in 2018
Photo by Elan Kawesch

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Kicking off the 2019-20 season for men's basketball, Harvard will host the ninth-annual Crimson Madness event on Friday, Oct. 18 at 7 p.m. FREE tickets are available now – but space is limited. The first 100 students will receive free jerseys, with doors opening at 6 p.m.

This year's event will once again feature a dunk contest, 3-point competition and intrasquad scrimmage, as well as a special welcome from Tommy Amaker, The Thomas G. Stemberg '71 Family Endowed Coach for Harvard Men's Basketball. Full lineups for both the dunk contest and 3-point competition will be announced closer to the event.

Boston Celtics forward Jaylen Brown and center Tacko Fall will be in attendance, judging the dunk competition, and the event will be MC'ed by junior Chelsea Vuong for the second-straight season.

Along with the action on the court, fans in attendance will be treated to free giveaways, free food, student promotions, a postgame autograph session and more!