Brown Athletic News

February 6, 2016
Columbia’s Late Rally Holds Off Brown, 77-73
Senior guard Grant Mullins scored a game high 25 points, including two free throws with six seconds remaining to ice the game and lift Columbia to a 77-73 Ivy League win over Brown at the Pizzitola Sports Center. Steven Spieth paced the Bears, scoring 14 of his team high 21 points points in the first half.

February 6, 2016
Mehta, Alexander Lift Women’s Basketball Past Columbia, 73-63
Freshman Shayna Mehta scored a game-high 22 points – all in the second half – and Jordin Alexander netted 20 points to propel Brown University women’s basketball to a 73-63 win at Columbia University on Saturday night at Levien Gymnasium.

February 6, 2016
No. 20 Dartmouth Downs Men’s Hockey, 6-3; Naclerio Records 100th Point
Senior Nick Lappin evened the score midway through the second, but No. 20 Dartmouth used three straight goals to pave the way to a 6-3 win over the Brown men’s hockey team on Saturday night at Meehan Auditorium.

February 6, 2016
Women’s Water Polo Tops St. Francis, Falls to No. 17 Hartwick, No. 13 Indiana
Brown University women’s water polo topped St. Francis Brooklyn, 13-7, and fell to No. 17 Hartwick, 16-5, and No.13 Indiana, 15-7, on the second day of the Bruno Classic at the Katherine Moran Coleman Aquatics Center on Saturday.

February 6, 2016
Women’s Hockey Falls 5-0 at Dartmouth
The Brown women’s hockey team was defeated 5-0 at Dartmouth on Saturday afternoon at Thompson Arena.

February 6, 2016
Wrestling Falls to Penn in Home Opener, 25-9
Junior Justin Staudenmayer and sophomores Michael Russo and Charlie Banaszak each won individual bouts before Brown University wrestling suffered a 25-9 setback to the University of Pennsylvania on Saturday afternoon at the Pizzitola Sports Center.

February 6, 2016
Jones, Palabrica, Koch Pace Fencing at Day One of Ivy Round-Robins
Senior Simon Jones, junior Alex Palabrica, and sophomore Samuel Koch each finished day one competition in a tie for second in his respective weapon standings to lead Brown University fencing at the 2016 Ivy League Fencing Round-Robins at Barton Hall on the campus of Cornell University on Saturday.

February 5, 2016
Kuakumensah and Spieth Lead Brown Over Cornell, 86-80
Senior Cedric Kuakumensah (Worcester, MA) and junior Steven Spieth (Dallas, TX) scored 16 points each to lead Brown to its second straight win, an 86-80 decision over Cornell in an Ivy League game at the Pizzitola Sports Center.

February 5, 2016
Women’s Hockey Battles to 3-3 Tie at Harvard
Junior Erin Conway (Jackson, Mich.) scored the game-tying goal at 15:23 of the third period while the Brown women’s hockey team was on the power play to force overtime, where both the Bears and Harvard eventually skated to a 3-3 tie on Friday night at the Bright-Landry Hockey Center. The tie marks Brown’s first tie against Harvard since February 3, 2006 when the two teams ended in a 0-0 score in Cambridge.

February 5, 2016
Men’s Hockey Edged by No. 7 Harvard, 3-2
Junior Zack Pryzbek (Niagara on the Lake, Ontario) scored the game-tying goal early in the third, but No. 7 Harvard scored on the power play late in the period to skate past the Brown men’s hockey team, 3-2, in ECAC action Friday at Meehan Auditorium.

February 5, 2016
Four Hit Double-Figures, Women’s Hoops Falls at Cornell, 85-70
Senior Jordin Alexander led four Bears in double figures with 19 points, but Brown University women’s basketball fell at Cornell University, 85-70, on Friday night at Newman Arena.

February 5, 2016
Miller, Santiago Net Hat Tricks, Women’s Water Polo Falls to No. 4 Hawaii, 17-10
Senior Olivia Santiago and freshman McKenna Miller each scored three goals as Brown University women’s water polo dropped a 17-10 decision to the No. 4 University of Hawai’i on Friday night on the opening day of the Bruno Classic at the Katherine Moran Coleman Aquatics Center.

February 4, 2016
Brown Hosts Cornell and Columbia In Ivy Home Weekend
Coming off an Ivy win over Penn, Brown completes its five-game homestand with critical Ivy League match-ups against Cornell on Friday, February 5 at 7:00 pm, and Columbia on Saturday, February 6 at 6:00 pm. at the Pizzitola Sports Center Both games can viewed on the Ivy League Digital Network.

February 4, 2016
Men’s Hockey Hosts No. 7 Harvard and No. 20 Dartmouth on Alumni Weekend
The Brown men's hockey team will entertain No. 7 Harvard and No. 20 Dartmouth in a pair of ECAC contests this weekend at Meehan Auditorium. Both games on Alumni Weekend are set for 7 p.m.

February 4, 2016
Women’s Hockey to Visit Harvard and Dartmouth
The Brown women’s hockey team continues ECAC play and will travel to Harvard on Friday, Feb. 5 for a 7:00 p.m. contest and then to Dartmouth on Saturday, Feb. 6 for a 4:00 p.m. game. Both games will be streamed on the Ivy League Digital Network.

February 4, 2016
Wrestling Hosts Penn, Princeton in Home-Opening Weekend
Brown University wrestling hosts its first home dual meets of the 2015-16 season as part of the team’s Alumni Weekend when the Bears take on Penn on Saturday at 1 p.m. and Princeton on Sunday at noon in a pair of Ivy and EIWA duals at the Pizzitola Sports Center.

February 4, 2016
Men’s Water Polo Garners Academic Accolades from ACWPC
Brown University men’s water polo landed 16 student-athletes on the 2016 ACWPC All-Academic Team and earned the third-highest team GPA in the nation, the Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches announced on Thursday.

February 3, 2016
Women’s Basketball Continues Ivy Play at Cornell, Columbia
Brown University women’s basketball concludes a four-game Ivy League road swing with conference games at Cornell University on Friday at 7 p.m. and at Columbia University on Saturday at 6 p.m., seeking its first league win of the year.

February 3, 2016
Womens’ Squash Takes 6-3 Win Over Williams
# 12 Brown and #11Williams battled at the Kate Brodsky Squash Pavilion with the Bears coming away with the upset victory, 6-3, over the Ephs.

February 3, 2016
Brown Topples Williams, 7-2
In a match that could have fallen in either direction, #16 Brown earned a 7-2 win over #18 Williams Tuesday evening at the Kate Brodsky Squash Pavilion, winning three matches in five games and three more in four games.