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Harvard Women's Basketball 2018-19 News

  • Late Comeback Not Enough as Women’s Basketball Falls to Rutgers, 60-49
    December 08, 2018
    CAMBRDIGE, Mass. – Despite a late offensive push, the Harvard women’s basketball team (4-6, 0-0 Ivy) fell short against Rutgers (6-3, 0-0 Big Ten) today, Dec. 8 at Lavietes Pavilion.
  • Women’s Basketball Falls Short Against Maine, 67-60
    December 04, 2018
    Late game foul trouble plagued the Harvard women’s basketball team as it fell, 67-60, against the Maine Black Bears at Lavietes Pavilion Tuesday night. The Crimson drops to 4-5 (0-0 Ivy) while the Black Bears move to 6-2 (0-0 AE) on the season.
  • Ivy Madness Presale Tickets Set for December 11 at 10 a.m.
    December 03, 2018
    Tickets to the 2019 Ivy League Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tournaments will be available to select groups beginning Tuesday, December 11 at 10 a.m. Full information is available at IvyMadness.com.
  • Women’s Basketball Continues Homestand with Maine and Rutgers
    December 03, 2018
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - Continuing its four-game homestand at Lavieties Pavilion, the Harvard women’s basketball team will welcome Maine for a midweek match up on Tuesday, Dec. 4, before facing Rutgers on Saturday, Dec. 8. Tuesday’s tilt with the Black Bears is slated for 7 p.m., while tip-off for Saturday’s contest is set for 2 p.m. Both games will be broadcast on ESPN+, while Saturday’s match up with Maine will also be featured on NESN.
  • Women’s Basketball Falls to Quinnipiac in Double-Overtime Thriller, 72-67
    November 30, 2018
    Despite a late-game scoring push, the Harvard women’s basketball team fell to the Quinnipiac Bobcats, 72-67, in a double-overtime thriller at Lavietes Pavilion Friday night. The Crimson drop to 4-4 (0-0 Ivy) on the season while the Bobcats improve to 4-3 (0-0 MAAC).
  • Women’s Basketball Begins Home Stint with Quinnipiac Friday
    November 27, 2018
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - Coming off a championship win in the finals of the 2018 Warner Center Marriott Thanksgiving Basketball Classic last weekend at CSUN, the Harvard women’s basketball team will begin a four-game home stint at Lavietes Pavilion this Friday, Nov. 30 with Quinnipiac. Tip-off is slated for 7 p.m. and will be broadcast on ESPN+.
  • Women’s Basketball Cruises By CSUN, 75-55, Named Tournament Champions
    November 24, 2018
    LOS ANGELES, Calif. – In the championship game of the 2018 Warner Center Marriott Thanksgiving Basketball Classic, the Harvard women’s basketball team (4-3, 0-0 Ivy) cruised by tournament host CSUN (2-4, 0-0 Big West), 75-55. At the conclusion of the tournament, Katie Benzan and Jadyn Bush were named to the All-Tournament Team, while Bush was named the tournament’s most valuable player.
  • Women’s Basketball Edges Jacksonville State, 69-62
    November 23, 2018
    LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Opening the 2018 Warner Center Marriott Thanksgiving Basketball Classic at CSUN this afternoon, the Harvard women’s basketball team (3-3, 0-0 Ivy) edged Jacksonville St. (2-2, 0-0 OVC), 69-62, in its first game of the weekend tournament.
  • Women’s Basketball Falls to Hartford on the Road, 73-60
    November 21, 2018
    HARTFORD, Conn. – Despite four players scoring in double figures, the Harvard women’s basketball team (2-3, 0-0 Ivy) fell to Hartford (2-3, 0-0 AE) today, Nov. 21 at the Chase Arena.
  • Bush Tabbed Ivy League Player of the Week
    November 19, 2018
    PRINCETON, N.J. – Sophomore guard Jadyn Bush of the Harvard women’s basketball team has been selected as the Ivy League Player of the Week, as announced by the conference today, Nov. 19. This marks Bush’s first career player of the week accolade.
  • Women’s Basketball Hits the Road for Hartford and CSUN Tournament
    November 19, 2018
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - The Harvard women’s basketball team will travel to Hartford this Wednesday, Nov. 21 for a 12 p.m. midweek matchup, before it departs for Los Angeles, Calif. to partake in the CSUN Tournament, Nov. 23-24. The Crimson will first take on Jacksonville St. on Friday, Nov. 23 at 8 p.m. EST, and will face either host CSUN or Washington State in the third place or championship game on Saturday, Nov. 24 at 6:30 or 9 p.m. EST.
  • Women’s Basketball Topples Siena, 73-54
    November 16, 2018
    LOUDONVILLE, N.Y. – Led by sophomore Jadyn Bush with 19 points, the Harvard women’s basketball team (2-2, 0-0 Ivy) secured a dominant 73-54 win over Siena at the Alumni Rec Center today, Nov. 16.
  • Women’s Basketball Runs Past La Salle in Home Opener, 88-43
    November 14, 2018
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass.—The Harvard women’s basketball team (1-2, 0-0 Ivy) opened in front of a home crowd with an impressive 88-43 showing over the La Salle Explorers (0-3, 0-0 A-10) on Nov. 14 at Lavietes Pavilion.
  • Women’s Basketball Welcomes La Salle in Home Opener, Travels to Siena
    November 13, 2018
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Looking to defend its undefeated home record from last season, the Harvard women’s basketball team (0-2, 0-0 Ivy) will welcome La Salle to Lavietes Pavilion for its home opener in a midweek match up this Wednesday, Nov. 14. Later this week, the Crimson will travel to Siena on Friday, Nov. 16. Both games are slated to begin at 7 p.m., while Wednesday’s tilt with the Explorers’ will air on ESPN+ and NESN.
  • Late Free Throw Lifts Purdue Over Women’s Basketball, 66-65
    November 11, 2018
    WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Despite three Crimson players scoring in double figures, the Harvard women’s basketball team (0-2, 0-0 Ivy) was edged by Purdue (2-0, 0-0 Big Ten), 66-65, today, Nov. 11 at the Mackey Arena.
  • Women’s Basketball Tripped Up by No. 1 Notre Dame, 103-58
    November 09, 2018
    SOUTH BEND, IND. – Opening up its 2018-19 slate against reigning NCAA Champion Notre Dame (1-0, 0-0 ACC), the Harvard women’s basketball team (0-1, 0-0 Ivy) suffered a 103-58 setback tonight, Nov. 9 at Purcell Pavilion.
  • Women’s Basketball Set to Open 2018-19 Campaign on the Road
    November 07, 2018
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - The Harvard women’s basketball team will open its 2018-19 slate this weekend on the road, as it is set to travel to Notre Dame and Purdue, Nov. 9 and 11. Tip-off against the Fighting Irish on Friday is scheduled for 4 p.m., while Sunday’s tilt with the Boilermakers will begin at 2 p.m.
  • Women’s Basketball Set For Two Games on ESPN3
    November 05, 2018
    PRINCETON, N.J. – Adding to its slate of games on ESPN+ this season, the Harvard women’s basketball team will appear on ESPN3 twice, as announced by the Ivy League today, Nov. 5. As a part of ESPN3’s “Game of the Week” package, Harvard will first appear on the network on Feb. 1 when it takes a trip to New Haven, Conn. to take on conference rival Yale. Nearly a month later, the Crimson will welcome Cornell to Cambridge on March 8 to close out the package.
  • Women’s Basketball Selected Third in Ivy League Preseason Poll
    October 16, 2018
    PRINCETON, N.J. – After finishing in the top three of the Ivy League standings for the 12th time last season, the Harvard women’s basketball team was picked to finish third in the Ivy League preseason media poll, the conference announced today, Oct. 17. The Crimson concluded its 2017-18 campaign in third place with an 18-11 overall record and 10-4 mark in Ancient Eight play.
  • Men's and Women's Basketball Unleash the Crimson Madness
    October 13, 2018
    The Harvard men’s and women’s basketball teams kicked off their seasons Saturday night, welcoming fans to Lavietes Pavilion for 2018 Crimson Madness.
  • Men’s & Women’s Basketball Ready to Host Crimson Madness
    October 11, 2018
    Welcoming fans for the eighth-annual year, Harvard men’s and women’s basketball open the 2018-19 slate with Crimson Madness on Saturday, Oct. 13 at 7 p.m. For fans unable to attend, the action will be broadcast on ESPN+.
  • Gallery: Women’s Basketball Preseason Trip to Spain
    September 19, 2018
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – From August 18-29, the Harvard women’s basketball team traveled to Spain for a preseason foreign tour before its 2018-19 season begins. All returning players, coaches and staff were able to participate thanks to a concerted effort from the University, alumni, administration and many more.
  • Women’s Basketball Closes Out Foreign Tour Undefeated
    August 28, 2018
    BARCELONA, Spain – In front of a packed arena full of Barcelona’s local basketball community, the Harvard women’s basketball team defeated club Joventut 86-39 on Monday night to conclude its three-game exhibition slate.
  • ESPN+ Information for US and International Fans
    August 27, 2018
    In the spring, the Ivy League and ESPN agreed to a long-term relationship to showcase Ivy League events through a variety of ESPN platforms. This includes coverage for all 42 Harvard varsity programs on ESPN linear networks and ESPN+. 
  • Women’s Basketball Picks Up Second Win Abroad
    August 25, 2018
    VALENCIA, Spain – Entering the second half of its Spain foreign tour, the Harvard women’s basketball picked up its second win of the trip with an 80-59 victory over Valencia Basket Club on Friday night.
  • Women’s Basketball Edges Districto Olimpico in First Foreign Contest
    August 22, 2018
    MADRID, Spain – After soaking up the city of Madrid on the first leg of its foreign tour, the Harvard women’s basketball team defeated Districto Olimpico, a Spanish club team, 80-74, in its first game abroad yesterday. A competitive match that featured all 15 Crimson players led to 16 assists on 28 baskets for Harvard’s first win. Two members from Districto Olimpico also played with Harvard alumna Allison Feaster during her time competing professionally in Spain.
  • Women’s Basketball Set to Embark on Foreign Tour to Spain
    August 15, 2018
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Leading up to the approaching 2018-19 season, the Harvard women’s basketball team will depart on an 11-day foreign tour to Spain this Saturday. From August 18-29, the Crimson will travel to Madrid, Valencia and Barcelona with three games scheduled against opponents from select Spanish teams. 
  • Winter Sport Single Game Tickets On Sale Now
    August 13, 2018
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Single game tickets for the 2018-19 season are now on sale for the Harvard Crimson men’s and women’s basketball and hockey teams.
  • Women’s Basketball Unveils 2018-19 Schedule
    August 08, 2018
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Harvard women’s basketball head coach Kathy Delaney-Smith has announced the team’s 2018-19 schedule today, August 8. The slate spans eight different conferences and features two trips to California. The Crimson looks to defend its 2017-18 undefeated home record with 12 regular season contests at Lavieties Pavilion this year.
  • Women’s Basketball Shares Summer Experiences
    July 20, 2018
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Like many student-athletes at Harvard, members of the Harvard women’s basketball team have used their summer vacation to better themselves and their communities. For some, summer consists of growing their skills during an internship or job, while others choose to spend their time volunteering around the world. Madeline Raster, Nani Redford and Maddie Stuhlreyer have proactively spent their summers translating what they have learned through being a student-athlete at Harvard into their lives off the court.
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