Tag: Ivy Madness

The Ivy League becomes first Division I conference to cancel their postseason basketball tournament due to Coronavirus. (Image: Penn Athletics)

Ivy Madness Canceled, Ivy League Shutters Tournament Due to Coronavirus

The Ivy League canceled its upcoming Ivy Madness conference tournament for both men’s and women’s basketball due to escalating concerns of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The Ivy League regular season champions will earn the automatic bid to March Madness. Yale (23-7) secures the men’s basketball automatic bid, while Princeton (26-1) […]

Yale forward Paul Atkinson shoots against Harvard at John J. Lee Amphitheater in New Haven, CT. (Image: Lukas Flippo/Yale Athletics)

Ivy League Basketball: Can Harvard Backdoor Yale for Ivy Title?

Heading into the final weekend of the regular season, Harvard (20-7) hosts Yale (22-6) with a chance to secure the Ivy League season title and the top seed in the Ivy Madness conference basketball tournament. Harvard has won six games in a row, while Yale has won four straight. With […]

Yale forward Paul Atkinson drives to the basket against North Carolina guard Leaky Black at Chapel Hill, NC. (Image: Nell Redmond/USA Today Sports)

Ivy League Hoops: Yale Seeks Another March Madness Berth, Now 13-3 ATS

One of the oldest rivalries in American collegiate athletics spills onto the hardwood. Yale and Harvard are the top two teams in the Ivy League, with both fighting to win the Ancient Eight’s automatic bid to the 2020 March Madness college basketball tournament. The Yale Elis (14-4) are currently tied […]