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Sports Features

11/08/20 8:12pm
The 1970s were the golden age of Penn men’s basketball, as the team reached the NCAA Tournament eight times in the decade. 
11/04/20 10:11pm
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.
11/04/20 10:06pm
We are now eight weeks into a rocky NFL season, as four Penn alumni navigate the new COVID-19 landscape. As we near the halfway point of the season, we check in with how they're doing.
11/02/20 11:44pm
Bednarik always had fight in him. Known as one of the most hard-nosed, tough players in NFL history, Bednarik earned himself a fitting nickname: Concrete Charlie. 
11/02/20 9:47pm
The Quakers started last season with a 7-6 record, defeating teams like Butler, Elon, and Lafayette and staying competitive with No. 7 Florida in the final game before Ivy League play was supposed to begin.
11/02/20 8:06pm
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. 
11/01/20 8:31pm
Trump’s four years in the Oval Office have thus far been riddled with inconsistencies, contradictory statements, and lies. His long history with both professional and college football consists of much of the same. 
11/01/20 8:30pm
Now, amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the geographical distances and numerous time zones have made coordination a challenge to overcome — and one that the Quakers have taken on.
10/28/20 10:15pm
The players are trying to take this unprecedented year one week at a time because a new season start date is entirely out of their hands.
10/28/20 10:05pm
The 2010 Quakers put in countless hours of work in order to have a moment of relief and glory as it claimed another title.
10/28/20 10:03pm
John Outland first stepped on Franklin Field just two years after it was built. Nearly 125 years after his final snap on Franklin Field, Outland’s legacy still is one of the most remarkable to touch Penn football. 
10/28/20 9:35pm
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.
10/28/20 9:30pm
Cricket was the first organized sport to be offered by Penn. In 1842, a student named William Rotch Wister brought the European game to campus when he founded the Junior Cricket Club.
10/28/20 9:29pm
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.
10/27/20 9:02pm
A bit more than midway through the semester, here’s a look at the other seven Ivy League athletics programs as they adapt to the coronavirus pandemic.
10/26/20 9:14pm
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.
10/26/20 9:12pm
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. 
10/26/20 7:58pm
Through Week 7 of the NFL season, Penn alumni are continuing to contribute to their respective teams. As the season heats up, we check in on how they’re doing.
10/25/20 8:13pm
The 2013 duel was close throughout, with neither team able to hold the lead by more than one score the entire game. 
10/20/20 9:21pm
We’ll be taking a deep dive into each position group on Penn’s all-time defensive lineup. Here are the top 11 all-time defensive football players in Penn football history.