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Providence, RI, Nov 23, 2014- Dartmouth defenders (3) Wyatt Omsberg, goalie (1) Stefan Cleveland, and (20)Tyler Dowse stop Providence' forward (9) Fabio Machado from scoring during first half action Sunday evening.  Providence College host Dartmouth in NCAA tournament 2nd round soccer  The Providence Journal / Kris Craig

Friars Catch Fire: Dartmouth Out of NCAA Soccer Tourney

Monday, November 24, 2014

Providence, r.i. — During its first 18 games, the Dartmouth College men’s soccer team had outscored its opponents by a 20-9 margin. Suffice to say the Big Green didn’t live up to that statistic Sunday night in an NCAA Division I tournament second-round game against 11th-seeded Providence College. The Friars scored all of their goals in the second half en …

No. 1 Not Done

Monday, November 24, 2014

Members of the University of New Hampshire football team celebrate their 20-12 win over Maine on Saturday in Orono, Maine, a victory that gave the Wildcats the undisputed Colonial Athletic Association title. UNH learned on Sunday that it will also be the overall No. 1 seed in the NCAA Football Championship Subdivision tournament …

Yalie Named Rhodes Scholar

Monday, November 24, 2014

New Haven, Conn. — Yale starting men’s basketball forward Matt Townsend has been awarded a Rhodes scholarship. The 6-foot-7 senior carries a 4.0 grade point average in molecular, cellular and developmental biology. He was one of eight Yale students selected as finalists for the prestigious Oxford University scholarships. Townsend missed two games during the Men Against Breast Cancer Classic while in New York …

Three Football Seniors Reflect on Their Time at Dartmouth

Friday, November 14, 2014

Jordan Are The Touted Prospect When he arrived at Dartmouth, the idea that Jordan Are would graduate with only a few significant varsity football plays under his belt seemed preposterous. Ranked as one of the Houston area’s top …

Park’s Place: Even From Bench, QB Finds Dartmouth’s Still His Home

Friday, November 14, 2014

Hanover — It wasn’t the pain that caused Dartmouth College quarterback Alex Park to cry in the midst of a game against visiting Harvard two years ago. The shoulder injury hurt, but what stung more was the realization …

Local Roundup: Dartmouth X-C Teams Run at Regional Meet

Friday, November 14, 2014

New York — The Dartmouth women finished third at the NCAA Northeast Regional Friday afternoon on the 6-kilometer Van Cordtland Park course. The Big Green and other teams awaiting word on at-large bids will know for certain today whether or not they will move on to the nationals …

College Basketball: Arizona Rolls in Opener

Friday, November 14, 2014

Tucson, Ariz. — Brandon Ashley scored a career-high 21 points in his return to the lineup, and No. 2 Arizona shook off a shaky start to open the season with a 78-55 win over Mount St. Mary’s on …

Miss. St., Bama Ready to Clash

Friday, November 14, 2014

Tuscaloosa, Ala. — This Alabama-Mississippi State game is about current stars such as Dak Prescott and Amari Cooper, not the number of stars once bestowed as recruits. If history and pedigree are on the fourth-ranked Crimson Tide’s side entering today’s mega-SEC West showdown, the Bulldogs are the ones …

Bulldogs Spoil Big Green’s Home Opener

Friday, November 14, 2014

Hanover — For a sport built on ice, sometimes a hockey team needs to strike while the iron is hot to enjoy success. Dartmouth didn’t in a 4-1 ECAC Hockey League loss to Yale at Thompson Arena on …

Start Strong, Finish Better: Dartmouth Hockey Looks to Establish Consistency

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Hanover — Kicking off a season 1-1-1 isn’t usually notable, but when your squad began the previous campaign 0-8, a .500 start is just fine, thank you. The Dartmouth College men’s hockey team finds itself in that situation …

It’s All About Team as College Hoop Season Tips Off

Thursday, November 13, 2014

The 2013-14 college basketball season was known as the year of the freshman. With the likes of one-and-doners like Andrew Wiggins, Jabari Parker and Aaron Gordon, it lived up to the billing, too. This season, the stars aren’t …

Picking the Hoop Champs

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Virginia was one of college basketball’s unexpected success stories last season, winning 30 games and finishing two games ahead of the field in the ACC. The previous year, it was Miami that won a regular-season title in that conference. Can anyone repeat those surprising runs to first place? …


Wednesday, November 12, 2014