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Basketball

04/22/19 7:56pm
In light of all the recent press surrounding Jerome Allen, he is still considered one of the best to ever take the court for Penn basketball.
04/05/19 9:00pm
Philip Esformes was convicted of 20 federal charges, including bribery, after being charged with 26 counts. With over $1.3 billion in fraudulent Medicare and Medicaid claims, Esformes’ trial marked the largest health care fraud case ever charged by the federal government.
04/04/19 8:44pm
Penn men’s and women’s basketball were well represented in the Big 5 awards for the 2018-2019 season, with a total of eight accolades. 
03/25/19 11:58pm
I’m about to shun myself from at least half of the athletics community by arguing why student-athletes should not be paid for participating in amateur sports. 
03/24/19 6:25pm
Penn women’s basketball’s season ended on Sunday evening with a 64-54 loss to Providence in the second round of the Women’s National Invitation Tournament.
03/24/19 3:01pm
Penn women's basketball continues postseason play in the WNIT against Providence at 4 p.m.
03/22/19 10:22pm
The Red and Blue didn’t show their wear and tear, getting off to a hot start against the visiting Eagles.
03/22/19 9:05pm
Just five days after its heartbreaking loss to Princeton in the Ivy League championship, Penn women’s basketball dominated American, 64-45.
03/22/19 6:25pm
The Quakers' first-round matchup is at home against American, who won a share of the Patriot League regular season title.
03/22/19 1:24am
The Quakers will be taking on American in the opening round of the WNIT at the Palestra. Penn hasn’t faced the Eagles since 2006.
03/21/19 2:19pm
Jerome Allen, a former Penn basketball star player and coach, admitted to receiving approximately $300,000 in bribes from Philip Esformes to recruit his son to play basketball for Penn.
03/18/19 10:54pm
After their 65-54 loss to Princeton in the Ivy League Tournament final, the Quakers will host American in the first round of the WNIT.
03/17/19 7:46pm
Optimism for next season won’t make the Red and Blue feel any better. The Quakers fell tantalizingly, agonizingly short. That hurts. 
03/17/19 5:54pm
Penn women’s basketball lost to Princeton, 65-54, in the Ivy League Tournament title game, a game which was much closer than the score indicates.
03/17/19 1:16pm
After dispatching No. 3 Harvard with ease Saturday night, No. 2 Penn women's basketball takes on No. 1 Princeton for the Ivy League Tournament championship. 
03/16/19 11:47pm
Penn handled Harvard the same way Sunday’s foe, Princeton, handled a much worse Cornell team. Unfortunately, Saturday's games don't matter on Sunday. 
03/16/19 10:24pm
The Red and Blue cruised past No. 3 Harvard, 91-62, in the second semifinal on the women’s side. They used a 15-0 run, spanning the first and second quarters, to get a comfortable lead and they never looked back.
03/16/19 4:43pm
All that to say: Penn men’s basketball lost in the semifinals of the Ivy League Tournament. This season was still a success.
03/16/19 2:30pm
In a hotly contested matchup that came down to the final minute, Penn men’s basketball fell to Harvard, 66-58, in the semifinal of the Ivy League Tournament.
03/16/19 11:32am
Penn men's and women's basketball will both play Harvard in their respective Ivy Madness semifinal games on Saturday.