Latest Pennsylvania Quakers men's basketball News

Harvard knocks off Yale, 83-69, faces Penn in Ivy tourney

Mar. 7, 2020 10:36 PM EST

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Justin Bassey scored 19 points and Harvard earned its 21st victory in its regular season finale, beating Yale 83-69 on Saturday night. The Crimson snapped Yale's five-game win streak one day after it clinched the Ivy League regular season championship at No. 1 seed into the...

Brodeur triple-double lifts Penn past Columbia 85-65

Mar. 7, 2020 9:10 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — AJ Brodeur registered a triple-double with 21 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists to lift Penn to an 85-65 win over Columbia in a regular season finale on Saturday night. Devon Goodman had 17 points for Penn (16-11, 8-6 Ivy League). Ryan Betley added 16 points and seven rebounds. Jordan...

Brodeur scores 22 to carry Penn past Cornell 78-64

Mar. 6, 2020 11:32 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — AJ Brodeur had 22 points, 10 rebounds and seven assists as Pennsylvania topped Cornell 78-64 on Friday night. Brodeur made 9 of 12 from the field. Max Martz had 12 points for Penn (15-11, 7-6 Ivy League). Jordan Dingle added 12 points. Ryan Betley had 11 points. Terrance McBride had 22...

Drake's Roman Penn celebrates during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Northern Iowa in the quarterfinal round of the Missouri Valley Conference men's tournament Friday, March 6, 2020, in St. Louis. Drake upset Northern Iowa 77-56. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

Penn, Drake light up MVC champ N Iowa in quarters 77-56

Mar. 6, 2020 6:52 PM EST

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (AP) — Roman Penn scored a career-high 26 points, including 12 straight to start a game-breaking 18-0 run midway through the second half, and eighth-seeded Drake shocked Missouri Valley Conference champion Northern Iowa 77-56 in a quarterfinal game on Friday. The Bulldogs shot 59% and led by...

Penn beats Brown 73-68, keeps tourney hopes alive

Feb. 29, 2020 9:27 PM EST

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — AJ Brodeur scored 20 points with eight rebounds and seven assists and Pennsylvania beat Brown 73-68 on Saturday to keep its hopes for an Ivy League tournament berth alive. Jordan Dingle scored 17 and Max Martz added 13 points and seven boards for the Quakers (14-11, 6-6), who...

Iowa's Luka Garza (55) and Penn State's John Harrar reach for a rebound during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020, in Iowa City, Iowa. (AP Photo/Cliff Jette)

Garza leads No. 18 Iowa to 77-68 win over No. 16 Penn State

Feb. 29, 2020 3:22 PM EST

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Luka Garza knew he missed plenty of chances to score in the first half of Saturday’s game against Penn State. The Iowa junior center made sure that didn’t happen in the second half, and he got some help from his teammates. Garza scored 25 points and had 17 rebounds as...

Atkinson, Bruner help Yale hold off Pennsylvania 76-73

Feb. 28, 2020 10:32 PM EST

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Paul Atkinson scored 18 points and Jordan Bruner filled up the stat sheet with 15 points, six rebounds, six assists and four steals to help Yale hold off Pennsylvania 76-73 on Friday night. Atkinson sank 8 of 15 shots from the floor for the Bulldogs (21-6, 9-2 Ivy League). Bruner...

Former Penn coach slapped with 15-year show-cause penalty

Feb. 26, 2020 6:51 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Former Penn coach Jerome Allen was hit a 15-year show-cause penalty after he accepted $300,000 in bribes to get a wealthy Florida businessman's son into the University of Pennsylvania. The Quakers, out of the Ivy League, also were slapped by the NCAA with two years of probation, fined...

Kirkwood, Lewis score 19 each as Harvard beats Penn 69-65

Feb. 22, 2020 9:46 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Noah Kirkwood and Chris Lewis scored 19 points each as Harvard defeated Penn 69-65 on Saturday night. Justin Bassey added 12 points and seven rebounds for Harvard (18-7, 7-3 Ivy League), which has won four in a row. Consecutive buckets in the paint by Idan Tretout, Lewis and Justin Bassey...

Ary-Turner, Knight carry Dartmouth past Penn 66-59

Feb. 21, 2020 9:05 PM EST

HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — Trevon Ary-Turner had 19 points as Dartmouth topped Penn 66-59 on Friday night. Chris Knight added 16 points for the Big Green, while Aaryn Rai chipped in 15. Devon Goodman had 17 points for the Quakers (13-9, 5-4 Ivy League). Lucas Monroe added 12 points. Jordan Dingle had 11 points....