“Destroyed” and “rolled” were among the words used by Princeton head coach Mitch Henderson to describe his team’s 88–64 loss to Yale on Friday night.
Despite losing for the first time in the Ivy League, Princeton remained tied for first in the league after Yale fell to Harvard.
Men’s basketball toppled Dartmouth 66-44 at Jadwin Gymnasium on Friday night. The Tigers remain undefeated in the Ivy League.
Double-doubles from Bella Alarie and Taylor Baur helped Princeton women’s basketball beat Penn and earn its ninth straight win.
“At many universities, students have to choose between supporting athletics and excelling in academics,“ the University statement read. “Not at Princeton.”
Princeton women’s basketball has shined on offense and locked down on defense during a successful non-conference schedule.
Senior forward and two-time Ivy League Player of the Year Bella Alarie has missed the entirety of four of Princeton women’s basketball’s first nine games due to injuries. The Tigers have won all of them.
Princeton men’s basketball (1–6) entered Wednesday night’s game at Drexel (5–4) looking to build off the momentum generated over its past two games, a near-upset over Arizona State and a win over Bucknell.
With the men’s basketball season in full swing, here’s how the other seven Ancient Eight teams are faring in non-conference play.
A double-double from Ellie Mitchell and 17 points from Abby Meyers helped Princeton women’s basketball take down St. Francis Brooklyn 76–44.