Articles by Michael Landau
Michael Landau | Leaving behind the DP’s ‘Only Section That Matters’Former DP sports editor Michael Landau on seven DP things he's grateful for as he graduates.
Landau | The Ivy League could be playing basketball right nowIf the one and only goal of the Ivy League presidents was to mitigate COVID spread, they would indeed cancel the season. But that clearly isn’t the case.
Ivy League cancels all spring athletic events for rest of the semester due to coronavirusThe decision was made unanimously by the Ivy League presidents and affects both practices and competitions.
Ivy League Men's and Women's Basketball Tournaments canceled due to coronavirus outbreakThe decision occurred after Harvard, the host of the tournament, announced it was moving classes online following its spring break.
Penn men's basketball defeats Brown, 73-68, to keep Ivy Tournament hopes aliveThe Quakers defeated Brown on Saturday by a score of 73-68 in a game that was closely contested from start to finish.
Penn men's basketball collapses in final minute and a half, falls to Yale, 76-73At a raucous John J. Lee Amphitheater, the Quakers lost to the Bulldogs, 76-73, after a wild 13-0 Yale run in the last two minutes.
What does Penn men's basketball need to do to qualify for the Ivy League Tournament?Here's how the Quakers could jump into the top four of the standings, which would qualify them for the Ivy League Tournament.
Penn Athletics and men's basketball program receive NCAA sanctions for Jerome Allen scandalAfter a negotiated resolution process was carried out by the NCAA, both Penn Athletics and the men's basketball program were given several significant penalties.
S1E1. Penn, Sports | Beating Yale BasketballListen on Spotify | Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts In the first episode of the brand new podcast Penn, Daily, Podcast producer Alec Druggan, Senior Sports Editor Michael Landau, and Sports Associate Joey Piatt go over the last weekend of Penn's basketball teams, and look at the chances of Ivy League titles for the both the teams. Hosted by Alec Druggan and Isabella Simonetti. Guest hosted by Joey Piatt and Michael Landau. Produced and edited by Alec Druggan. Podcast art by Ava Cruz.
Notebook: Seven things we learned from Penn men's basketball's loss to BrownPenn men’s basketball looked to be well on its way to a sixth straight win late in the first half on Saturday before Brown took control en route to a 75-63 win.
Landau | Penn men's basketball is a game away from being an Ivy Tournament lockIt’s never smart to make these kinds of predictions too early, but Penn men’s basketball has shown enough.
Notebook: Seven things we learned from the Quakers' win over ColumbiaPenn men’s basketball won its fourth consecutive game on Saturday afternoon. Here’s what we learned from the Red and Blue’s tight win.
What we know and what we don't know about the state of Penn volleyballMore than two months after “vulgar and offensive” posters were discovered in the Penn volleyball locker room, here is what we do and don’t know about the season-ending scandal.
Landau | Penn men's basketball needs to hit more three-pointers to be successfulThe Quakers put up 64 and 58 points in the two Princeton contests, which mark two of the three lowest totals they have put up all season.
Penn men's basketball can't come back against No. 23 VillanovaPenn men’s basketball fell to No. 23 Villanova, 80-69, at Finneran Pavilion on Wednesday night in its search for a second consecutive upset over the Wildcats.
HALTIME: No. 23 Villanova leads Penn men's basketball, 36-30, after 20 minutesAfter 20 minutes of play, Penn men’s basketball trails No. 23 Villanova, 36-30, at Finneran Pavilion in its search for a second consecutive upset over the Wildcats.
Landau | Penn football's win against Harvard is a good sign for the futureThe Quakers executed in important situations time and time again, even when a relative lack of experience might have led one to expect otherwise.
Big man on campus: AJ Brodeur is ready to lead Penn men's basketball in his final seasonThe two-time unanimous first team All-Ivy forward has carried the Red and Blue to a Big 5 title and Ivy League Tournament appearance over his three-year career.
Landau | Even in loss, Quakers show plenty of reasons for positivity moving forwardThe fact that the Red and Blue were in that position, where a single play could give them a great chance at a win, should be viewed as a positive moving forward.