The 1970s were the golden age of Penn men’s basketball, as the team reached the NCAA Tournament eight times in the decade.
The very first NCAA Tournament, with just eight teams, was held in 1939. As a result of the small bracket, the Palestra hosted three out of the seven total games.
Penn men's basketball alumnus Michael Jordan is no exception. He has always wanted to return home to Philadelphia at some point in his career.
As a part of the Daily Pennsylvanian's look backs into the history of Penn sports, we compiled men's basketball's all-time starting five.
With the departure of co-captains Corky Calhoun and Bob Morse, Daly would turn towards the accomplished sophomores during his second season at Penn — and perhaps another talent yet to fully emerge from the shadows.
Led by an all-star lineup, the Red and Blue still proved to be one of the best teams in the country in 1972, and also found a new coach and leader in Chuck Daly.
In Dick Harter's last year as coach of Penn men's basketball, he produced perhaps his finest season with a 28-1 record and Elite Eight appearance.
The Daily Pennsylvanian asked Penn men's basketball’s Jarrod Simmons 15 questions about his sport, his time at Penn, and his life overall. Here's what the senior had to say.
When Penn men’s basketball stepped on the court for its first practice of the 1969-70 season, excitement was high.
1966 earned its place as one of the most eventful years in Penn men’s basketball history. The Red and Blue won the university’s first-ever official Ivy League championship.
The Daily Pennsylvanian asked Penn men's basketball's Jordan Dingle 15 questions about his sport, his time at Penn, and his life overall. Here's what the sophomore guard had to say.
The Daily Pennsylvanian asked Max Martz 15 questions about Penn men's basketball, his time in college, and his life overall. Here's what the sophomore had to say.
Despite what NBA 2K games might suggest, basketball is not a virtual sport, but it certainly feels that way for the newcomers to Penn men’s basketball this year.
The Daily Pennsylvanian asked Penn men's basketball's Lucas Monroe 15 questions about his sport, his time at Penn, and his life overall. Here's what the sophomore had to say.
As the fall semester begins, Penn men’s basketball finds itself scattered across the country, trying to piece together preparation for an uncertain season.
Williams outlined a number of concrete actions for Penn Athletics to undertake in an effort become an “anti-racist organization."
According to Penn Athletics’ statement from Athletics Director M. Grace Calhoun, approximately 30 Black athletes from Penn met with the athletics administration to construct a concrete plan to move forward.
While Penn teams won't see any competitive athletics until at least January 1, there are still many moments worth remembering from recent history.
Here's a roundup of what recent graduates are up to since their time on campus, from signing new professional contracts to transferring schools to continue their college careers.
Penn will add four new recruits, all guards, to its basketball team this year. All were accomplished in high school and a couple have Ivy League familial ties.