Articles by Steven Tydings
Guest Column by Steven Tydings | Low basketball attendance reflects 'modern realities' of student lifeI was there the day The Line died. To be more accurate, I was The Line the day The Line died.
Guest column | Penn men's basketball is back where it's supposed to beIt's a beautiful thing to see, particularly when that person has just led your team to a conference title and has the remnants of the hoops adorning him like a necklace of basketball royalty.
Senior column by Steven Tydings | The story of usI've got approximately nothing for this senior column.
Tydings | Taking a look at the planned Ivy League basketball tournamentThe Ivy League basketball tournament is finally here. ... So what exactly does that mean? Ever since the Ivy League was formed in 1955, it has always stood apart.
Rivals Penn, Princeton share title-filled history in men's basketballFrom the warmup, you could tell that something was special about this Penn basketball game. The Palestra crowd, often all too sparse in recent years, was today sizeable, raucous and often on their feet.
For Penn basketball's Darnell Foreman, practice makes perfectThis summer, after a long day as counselors for Penn basketball’s summer camp, the program’s student-athletes were ready to turn in for the evening.
Quaker Notemeal: Penn basketball vs. La SalleHere’s all of the record-breaking and interesting facts from Wednesday's win over La Salle.
Donahue era of Penn basketball tips off with familiar foeThe Donahue era of Penn basketball has never been closer to starting than now. The Red and Blue play their first game under Steve Donahue in a matchup with Robert Morris, a team coming off an NCAA Tournament bid last season.
UPDATED: Leading scorer Hicks leaving Penn basketballTony Hicks, Penn basketball’s leading scorer the last two seasons, has decided to leave the program.
Two Penn grads making moves in NFL, MLBNear the end of the third quarter in the Monday Night Football matchup between the Seattle Seahawks and Detroit Lions, a routine punt occurred. This wouldn't be newsworthy anywhere as the punt returner, Seattle's Tyler Lockett, was tackled after a short gain.
Tydings | Dartmouth, Dalyn Williams put Ivy League on noticeTwo years ago, then-sophomore quarterback Dalyn Williams thought he had led Dartmouth to a seemingly improbable win over Penn.
Students call for class cancellation on Twitter after threatEarly Sunday afternoon, Penn sent out an advisory about a possible threat made against an unspecified university in the Philadelphia area. While the Federal Bureau of Investigations and Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives looks into the threat, many people have taken to social media to express emotions ranging from fear to confusion. Please check your e-mail for an important message from @PennDPS or visit https://t.co/UYbIOWqMaz for more information. — Penn (@Penn) October 4, 2015 Im ctfu that I work at Penn and we'll still be open even though theres a threat for tomorrow.
Liveblog: Penn football (1-1) vs. DartmouthFollow along live as senior sports editor Riley Steele, senior sports reporter Steven Tydings and associate sports editor Jacob Adler cover Penn football's Ivy and home opener against Dartmouth.
Tydings | Dartmouth football will win the Ivy LeagueGoing into the 2015 Ivy League football season, I expected a few things: Penn would be better than its underachieving final year under Al Bagnoli.
Penn football trends on Twitter after enormous upsetFor Penn football, the celebration has begun. The Quakers defeated No. 4 Villanova for the first time in 104 years, giving coach Ray Priore his first win at the helm for the Red and Blue.
Mayor Nutter promises Pope a Wawa hoagieWith Wawa opening a flagship location in center city today, it's perfect timing for the Pope's visit next weekend. And if Mayor Michael Nutter has his way, Pope Francis just might take a pit-stop at the center city stop. Nutter said that Wawa will serve the Pope the hoagie of his choice, prompting many on social media to comment on what hoagie he should pick or whether a better Philly locate could have been chosen. Needless to say, it received both a large and mixed reaction. THE MAYOR JUST ANNOUNCED THE POPE IS GONNA EAT A WAWA HOAGIE WHILE HE’S HERE — Dan McQuade (@dhm) September 18, 2015 Feel very confident and assured that the pope will hate that Wawa hoagie — Allie Volpe (@allieevolpe) September 18, 2015 I give up Philadelphia.
Penn ranks No. 2 on schools with richest alumniPenn may not be the top party school in the nation. It may have fallen in U.S News and World Report's as well as College Factual's lists of top colleges in the nation. But the University continues to churn out rich alumni at a nearly unparalleled rate.
Male Penn graduates earning more than female counterparts 10 years outThe Upshot took a look at the data and discovered a startling gender gap, particularly for top universities.
Penn no longer Playboy's top party schoolIt's time for Penn's administration and admissions office to wipe their collective brow: Penn is no longer the top party school in the nation. Playboy released its annual rankings with the top 10 party schools in the nation with Ohio University topping the list.
Penn students ranked below average in sex driveIf a slip in the U.S. News and World Reports rankings wasn't enough of a blow to the gut, OKCupid has some more misfortune heading Penn's way. OKCupid took the top 20 colleges according to the U.S.
Blog Posts by Steven Tydings
President Obama cheers Princeton women's basketball to NCAA winIvy League champion Princeton played its first game of the NCAA Tournament yesterday and the Tigers had a pretty big fan in their corner.
Bagnoli announces Columbia football staff
Cornell coach Bill Courtney weighs in on Donahue hiring
Tony Hicks named Honorable Mention All-Ivy
Liveblog: Jerome Allen's final game vs. Princeton
Liveblog: Penn women's basketball vs. 29-0 Princeton
Yale-Harvard playoff game TV and tickets
Princeton women's basketball claims Ivy title
Jerome Allen Press Conference following Cornell victory
Harvard-Yale one-game playoff will be at the Palestra
This week in ugly Penn basketball statistics
Liveblog: Penn basketball at Harvard
Some ugly Penn basketball statistics
Liveblog: Penn basketball vs. Yale
Sam Jones shines for Penn basketball
Fast facts from Penn basketball's comeback win at Cornell
Liveblog: Penn basketball vs. Harvard
Penn basketball vs. Dartmouth | Good, Bad & UglyPenn basketball carried momentum from its victory against Saint Joseph's into Ivy play, holding off a late Dartmouth charge to win, 58-51. Here's the good, the bad, and the ugly from the game.
3 on 3: Examining Penn AthleticsThree DP Sports Editors examine the state of Penn Athletics.