Entering Friday’s contest versus Columbia, the Quakers ranked fourth in the NCAA in opponents field-goal percentage (33.0) and fifth in points allowed per game (51.9).
Penn women’s basketball used a run of hot second half shooting to rebound from a disappointing first Ivy loss to Harvard with a dominant 79-56 win over Columbia on Friday.
Last Saturday, both the men and women of Penn basketball suffered losses to Harvard, the first conference loss for the women all season, and a disappointing defeat for the men that dropped them to 3-5 among the Ancient Eight.
Whether it’s electronic dance music – EDM, for short – to get the blood flowing or a slow song to mourn a tough loss, music serves a multitude of purposes for athletes at Penn.
The energy the Penn band brings has become a staple in creating the atmosphere that makes the Palestra so special.
Coming off its first conference loss of the season against Harvard in double overtime, Penn women's basketball will look to get back on track when it hosts Columbia on Friday and Cornell on Saturday.
A day after easily dispatching Dartmouth on the road, Penn women’s basketball saw its seven-game winning streak came to an end on Saturday, with a double-overtime loss at Harvard.
On the second night of the road back-to-back, the Red and Blue fell to the Crimson in double overtime, 80-72, ending their undefeated run in the Ivy League.
Penn men's basketball is looking for its first Ivy weekend sweep of the season, and the women are looking to stay undefeated.
Penn women’s basketball remained undefeated in Ivy League play after taking care of business in Hanover, N.H., easily dispatching Dartmouth by a score of 60-44.
Penn men's basketball starts its first home weekend of Ivy League play Friday night when Dartmouth visits the Palestra.
As the Quakers prepare to make the long trip north to play Dartmouth and Harvard this weekend, their conference record is unblemished, and their overall results are equally impressive.
Penn women’s basketball was able to hang on to defeat a visiting Yale team, 54-48, on the second night of a back-to-back. Here’s what we learned from the Red and Blue’s victory.
In a tale of two halves, Penn women's basketball prevailed over Yale, 54-48. After a strong start to open a double-digit lead, the Quakers’ offense went on a cold streak in the second half, letting the Bulldogs back in the game.
One night after both teams took down Brown, Penn men's and women's basketball finish the weekend against Yale.
Here are some takeaways from Friday night’s matchup as the Quakers look on toward an Ivy League slate that figures to be much more demanding.
Led by senior guard Ashley Russell, who had a dominant game on both ends of the floor, the Quakers dismantled Brown in their first conference home game of the season.
Ivy League play continues for both Penn men's and women's basketball as the Quakers take on Brown. The men are looking to win back-to-back Ivy games for the first time this season, while the women are hoping to stay undefeated in league play.
Winners of their last nine out of 10 games, the Red and Blue rolled through their first Ivy League road trip of the year in New York last weekend, defeating both Cornell and Columbia in convincing fashion.
Now in its second season of play with the Red and Blue, the practice squad consists of eight players and has become an integral part of the program.