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2017-18 Harvard Women's Basketball News

  • Women's Basketball Hosts Sacred Heart on NESNplus Saturday
    November 17, 2017
    Harvard women’s basketball hosts Sacred Heart Saturday in its second of three-straight home games at Lavietes Pavilion. Tip-off is slated for 2 p.m. and fans unable to make it to Cambridge can watch live on NESNplus and the Ivy League Network with Ben Hayes and Alex Vispoli on the call. 
  • Women’s Basketball Takes Down Siena, 75-67
    November 15, 2017
    The Harvard women’s basketball team (1-2) topped visiting Siena (1-2) in its home opener Wednesday night, 75-67. Harvard’s offense was led by 22 points from sophomore Katie Benzan and senior Taylor Rooks recorded a career-best 15 rebounds.
  • Women's Basketball Hosts Siena Wednesday in First Home Game of 2017-18 Season
    November 14, 2017
    Harvard women’s basketball is set to host Siena Wednesday evening in its first home game of the 2017-18 season. The contest will be the first for the Crimson in the newly-renovated Lavietes Pavilion. The game will be aired live on the Ivy League Network at 7 p.m. with Bill Spaulding and Dylan Hornblum on the call and Adam Giardino reporting from the sideline. 
  • Women's Basketball Edged by Maine, 76-51
    November 11, 2017
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - The Harvard women's basketball team (0-2) fell to Maine (1-1), 76-51, to close out the Maine Tip-Off Tournament on Saturday night. 
  • Women's Basketball Falls to Dayton, 72-66, In First Game of Maine Tip-Off Tournament
    November 10, 2017
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - The Harvard women's basketball team fell to Dayton, 72-66, in the team's opening game at the Maine Tip-Off Tournament on Friday night. 
  • Women's Basketball Begins 2017-18 Season at Maine Tip-Off Tournament
    November 08, 2017
    Harvard women’s basketball opens its 44th season Friday, as the Crimson hits the road to face Dayton in an 8:00 p.m. matchup as part of the Maine Tip-Off Tournament in Orono, Maine.
  • Women’s Basketball Picked Third in Ivy League Preseason Poll
    October 25, 2017
    The Harvard women’s basketball team has been selected third in the Ivy League Preseason poll, selected by the media, the conference announced Wednesday. The Crimson finished the 2016-17 season with an 8-6 record in the Ancient Eight, trailing Princeton (9-5) and Penn (13-1).
  • Ivy League Releases Basketball Television Schedule, Harvard Games Featured 37 Times
    October 24, 2017
    Crimson fans hoping to catch the Harvard men’s and women’s basketball teams on television this season will have plenty of chances. On Tuesday, the Ivy League announced its complete television slate for the basketball season and the Crimson will hit the airwaves 37 times this season. The men are scheduled for 22 televised games, while the women have 15.
  • Harvard Athletics and NESN Announce Expanded Coverage for Winter Teams
    September 18, 2017
    Harvard Athletics is pleased to announce an expanded agreement with NESN that will see 27 winter events broadcast on the network in 2017-18.
  • Around The Yard: Madeline Raster
    September 13, 2017
    Call me a nerd, but sometimes I really relate to Luke Skywalker. If you’re unfamiliar with the Star Wars story, he’s a kid stuck on the desert planet, Tatooine (sorry Hoosiers), who goes on an epic journey through the galaxy. Along the way, he meets some of his best friends who help him realize his Jedi powers. Now, obviously I’m not a Jedi because I’m not that cool, but there is something notable about Luke’s journey.
  • Temi Fagbenle Wins WNBA Title With Minnesota Lynx
    September 13, 2017
    Former Harvard women’s basketball star Temi Fagbenle ’15 became the first alumna in program history to win a WNBA title.
  • Winter Sport Single Game Tickets On Sale Now
    September 05, 2017
    Single game tickets for the 2017-18 season are now on sale for the Harvard Crimson men’s and women’s basketball and hockey teams.
  • Delaney-Smith Welcomes Megan Straumann To Coaching Staff
    August 23, 2017
    Megan Straumann joins the Harvard women's basketball coaching staff after serving as a graduate assistant coach for the past two seasons at Rhode Island.
  • Men's and Women's Basketball Season Tickets On Sale Now
    August 10, 2017
    Season ticket packages for all men’s and women’s basketball home games at Lavietes Pavilion are available now.
  • Women’s Basketball Announces 2017-18 Schedule
    August 03, 2017
    Harvard women’s basketball head coach Kathy Delaney-Smith released the team’s 2017-18 schedule today (August 3), featuring 12 regular season games at newly renovated Lavietes Pavilion.
  • Boehm, Team USA Earn Silver at FIBA U19 World Cup
    July 30, 2017
    Sophomore forward Jeannie Boehm and the USA Women’s Basketball U19 Team earned a silver medal today after a hard fought championship game against Russia at the FIBA U19 World Cup in Udine, Italy.
  • Boehm's Blog: Italian Eats, a Trip to Venice, and Going for Gold
    July 29, 2017
    Sophomore forward Jeannie Boehm was among 12 athletes selected for the to the USA Basketball Women's U19 World Cup Team. Boehm shared her thoughts as the team arrived in Italy to begin competition last week.
  • Harvard Athletics and NESN Announce Expanded Coverage for 2017-18
    July 25, 2017
    Harvard Athletics is pleased to announce an expanded agreement with NESN (New England Sports Network) that will see more than 40 home events broadcast on the network in 2017-18.
  • Boehm's Blog: Practicing at Altitude and Preparing For the U19 World Cup
    July 22, 2017
    Sophomore forward Jeannie Boehm was among 12 athletes selected for the to the USA Basketball Women's U19 World Cup Team. the United States will look to make it seven gold medals in a row at the July 22-30 event in Cividale del Friuli and Udine, Italy. Boehm averaged 7.2 points, 6.5 rebounds, and 2.4 blocks per game for Harvard as a freshman last season. She will share her thoughts periodically during training camp in Colorado and competition in Italy.
  • Women's Basketball Announces Class of 2021
    May 30, 2017
    Harvard women’s basketball will welcome five student-athletes from the Class of 2021 to the program this fall, head coach Kathy Delaney-Smith announced today.

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