College Sports

College Roundup: Union’s Late Rally Stops Big Green

Saturday, February 13, 2016

Hanover — The Dartmouth College men’s hockey team dropped a 4-1 decision Friday night at Thompson Arena to visiting Union in an ECAC Hockey contest. The loss gave the Dutchmen (11-10-8, 4-8-5) a season sweep of the Big Green (12-11-1, 9-7-0). “We had our chances with the score tied in the third period, we just couldn’t cash in on our opportunities,” Dartmouth coach Bob Gaudet said in a news release. …

Bulldogs Have Final Bark at Dartmouth

Saturday, February 13, 2016

Hanover — The season is slipping away from the Dartmouth College men’s basketball team, which lost its fifth consecutive Ivy League game Friday, falling, 75-65, to visiting Yale. The Big Green is 7-14 overall and 1-6 in the Ancient Eight with Brown coming to town tonight. “They seem like they’re on a mission,” Dartmouth coach Paul Cormier said of the Bulldogs, who are …

Princeton Wins Third Straight

Saturday, February 13, 2016

Ithaca, n.y. — Henry Caruso and Amir Bell had 13 points each and Princeton beat Cornell 85-56 for its third straight win on Friday night. The Tigers (15-5, 5-1 Ivy League) broke out to a 33-8 lead just past the midpoint of the first half and kept their lead between 16 and 33 the rest of the way. Devin Cannady added 11 points …

College Basketball: Bulldogs Win Seventh Straight

Saturday, January 30, 2016

New Haven, Conn. — Brandon Sherrod made all seven of his field goal attempts and scored 19 points on Friday night, leading Yale to an 81-58 win over Penn. Justin Sears added 16 points and Makai Mason 14 for the Bulldogs (12-5, 3-0 Ivy), who won their seventh …

Sudden Slide: Big Green’s Big Lead Slips Away Against No. 1 Bobcats

Saturday, January 30, 2016

Hanover — Chants of “Overrated!” rang out from the Dartmouth College student section early in the third period of Friday’s men’s hockey game between the hosts and top-ranked Quinnipiac. The Big Green led by three goals and life …

No. 8 Maryland Squeezes Past No. 3 Iowa

Friday, January 29, 2016

College Park, Md. — Robert Carter Jr. and Rasheed Sulaimon each scored 17 points, and No. 8 Maryland used a late charge to beat No. 3 Iowa 74-68 on Thursday night, ending the Hawkeyes’ nine-game winning streak. The Terrapins led 62-60 before freshman center Diamond Stone dunked off …

High Q Rating: Nation’s No. 1 Team Invades Thompson Tonight

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Hanover — The upcoming weekend is a big one for the Dartmouth College men’s hockey team and, no, we’re not referring to the annual avalanche of tennis balls hurled upon the Thompson Arena ice following the first goal …

UVM Downs UNH

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Durham, n.h. — Ethan O’Day scored 19 points on 8-for-12 shooting from the field and Vermont won its third straight game by beating New Hampshire 66-50 Wednesday night. Kurt Steidl added 13 points and seven rebounds for Vermont (13-9, 5-2 America East). O’Day and Steidl scored 20 of …

Hoosiers Fall In Overtime

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Madison, Wis. — Nigel Hayes scored 31 points, Ethan Happ added 25 and Wisconsin snapped No. 19 Indiana’s 12-game winning streak with an 82-79 victory in overtime on Tuesday night. The Badgers (12-9, 4-4 Big Ten) missed several chances in the closing minutes of overtime to put the …

Latest Loss May Send Duke Tumbling From National Polls

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Coral Gables, Fla. — Senior Angel Rodriguez shook a shooting slump by making three 3-pointers and added a career-high 11 assists to help No. 15 Miami beat No. 24 Duke 80-69 Monday night, the Blue Devils’ fourth loss …

No. 2 UNC Handles Hokies

Monday, January 25, 2016

Blacksburg, Va. — Brice Johnson scored 19 points and grabbed 17 rebounds Sunday, leading No. 2 North Carolina over Virginia Tech 75-70 for its 12th straight victory. North Carolina (18-2, 7-0 ACC) led by as many as 20 …

UNH, UVM Both Hit Win Column

Monday, January 25, 2016

Durham, n.h. — Ronnel Jordan scored three times his average with a career-high 25 points and five 3-pointers as New Hampshire ganged up on Hartford 84-71 to at least slow the nearly unstoppable Pancake Thomas on Sunday. In addition to Jordan’s career scoring day, Jaleen Smith added 19 …

New Life at GW: Dartmouth Grad Continues Hoop Career

Sunday, January 24, 2016

Washington — Alex Mitola arrived at George Washington University last summer with a dead-eye shooting stroke and panoramic court vision. He also carried with him an Ivy League diploma. Mitola transferred from Dartmouth with one season of eligibility …