Brown Athletic News

November 30, 2015
Marchin, Steeves Earn Brown Student-Athlete of the Week Honors
Men’s ice hockey freshman Tommy Marchin and women’s basketball freshman Erika Steeves have earned Brown University Athletics Student-Athlete of the Week honors for the week of Nov. 23-29, Brown announced on Monday.

November 25, 2015
Final Day To Take Advantage of Cyber Weekend Sales
Brown Athletics is excited to announce ticket and apparel discounts for Cyber Weekend...

November 29, 2015
#25 SMU Fends Off Late Brown Challenge, 77-69
25th-ranked SMU held off a late Brown challenge to hold on for a 77-69 over the Bears Sunday afternoon at Moody Coliseum. Former President George W. Bush and First Lady Barbara Bush were among the 6,852 in attendance.

November 29, 2015
Women’s Basketball Falls at Manhattan, 80-56
Freshman Erika Steeves totaled 15 points and seven rebounds, but Brown University women’s basketball fell to Manhattan College, 80-56, on Sunday afternoon at Draddy Gymnasium.

November 28, 2015
Men’s Hockey Ties No. 4 UMass Lowell, 5-5, in Friendship Four Championship; UML Wins in Shootout
Zack Pryzbek gave the Brown men’s hockey team a one-goal lead, but No. 4 UMass Lowell scored with 39 seconds remaining to secure the 5-5 overtime tie, and then won the shootout to claim the Belpot Trophy in Saturday’s Friendship Four championship game at SSE Arena.

November 28, 2015
Women’s Hockey Defeated at Providence, 6-1, in the 21st Mayor’s Cup
The Brown women’s hockey team was defeated 6-1 by Providence in the 21st Annual Mayor’s Cup at Schneider Arena on Saturday afternoon.

November 27, 2015
Marchin Powers Men’s Hockey Past Colgate, 5-0, to Open Friendship Four
Rookie Tommy Marchin recorded his first career hat trick and Tim Ernst posted a shutout to lead the Brown men’s hockey team past Colgate, 5-0, in the opening semifinal matchup of the inaugural Friendship Four Friday afternoon in at SSE Arena in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

November 27, 2015
Brown Takes On #25 SMU In Dallas
The Brown men's basketball team will face #25 SMU on Sunday, November 29, in Dallas, Texas, facing a Top 25 team for the first time since December 2012 when the Bears battled #22 Notre Dame. It's a homecoming for Bears' junior and Dallas native Steven Spieth, with tip-off at 2:00 pm CT at Moody Coliseum.

November 27, 2015
Women’s Basketball Visits Manhattan College Sunday
Brown University women’s basketball heads to the Big Apple in the aftermath of the Thanksgiving holiday when the Bears visit Manhattan College on Sunday afternoon at 2 p.m. inside Draddy Gymnasium in Riverdale, N.Y.

November 27, 2015
Women’s Hockey to Play in 21st Annual Mayor’s Cup at Providence
The Brown women’s hockey team and Providence College will play in the 21st installment of the Mayor’s Cup on Saturday, Nov. 28 at Schneider Arena, starting at 1:00 p.m. Brown captured the 20th Mayor’s Cup on Nov. 28, 2014 at Meehan Auditorium in a 2-1 win. Junior Monica Elvin made 33 saves while sophomore Sam Donovan recorded the game-tying goal. The series between the inter-city rivals began in 1996 with Brown coming away victorious, 4-3, on January 24. The Bears lead the all-time series, 10-7-3. In the last 10 overall meetings, Providence holds a slight edge with a record of 5-4-1, however, in those last 10 meetings, the Bears hold a 3-2-0 advantage over the Friars when playing at Schneider Arena.

November 26, 2015
Men’s Hockey Set for “Friendship Four” Tournament This Weekend
The Brown men's hockey team will head out to Northern Ireland this weekend to participate in the inaugural Friendship Four tournament in Belfast. Brown will take on Colgate in an ECAC contest on Friday, before facing either No. 4 UMass Lowell or Northeastern in the championship/consolation games on Saturday.

November 25, 2015
NESN, TSN to Air This Weekend’s Friendship Four Tournament in Belfast
The inaugural Friendship Four, an international ice hockey tournament featuring the Brown men’s hockey team played Nov. 27-28 in Belfast, Northern Ireland, will be broadcast live on NESN as well as TSN in Canada.

November 24, 2015
New Hampshire Holds Off Brown, 88-77
Junior forward Jacoby Armstrong scored 26 points to pace five New Hampshire players in double figures and lead the Wildcats to an 88-77 win over Brown at the Pizzitola Sports Center. The Bears were paced by senior forward Cedric Kuakumensah (Worcester, MA), who scored 15 points on 6-of-11 shooting from the feild and pulled down a team high eight rebounds.

November 24, 2015
Six Bears Named To 2015 All-Ivy Football Team
Six members of the Brown football team have earned All-Ivy honors for the 2015 season in a vote by the eight Ancient Eight head football coaches. Bears’ junior wide receiver and return specialist Alexander Jette (North Attleboro, MA) was a First Team All-Ivy selection as a wide receiver and Honorable Mention All-Ivy honoree as a return specialist. Senior wide receiver Troy Doles (Satatoga, CA) and senior inside linebacker William Twyman (Sudbury, MA) earned Second Team All-Ivy honors, while junior offensive linemen Dakota Girard (Wellfleet, MA) and Matthew Girard (Holoyoke, MA), along with junior defensive end Richard Jarvis (Watertown, MA) were Honorable Mention All-Ivy selections.

November 24, 2015
Women’s Hockey's Leah Olson Tabbed ECAC Rookie of the Week
Brown women’s hockey freshman Leah Olson (East Harwich, Mass.) was named ECAC Rookie of the Week after scoring two goals and adding an assist in a 1-1-0 weekend for the Bears, the conference announced on Tuesday, Nov. 24. The award marks the second straight ECAC honor by Brown, as sophomore Sam Donovan was named ECAC Player of the Week on Tuesday, Nov. 17.

November 23, 2015
Women’s Basketball Beats Vermont, 71-54, Starts 5-0 for First Time
Sophomore Janie White totaled 11 points, nine rebounds, and seven blocks to pace four Bears in double figures as Brown University women’s basketball beat the University of Vermont, 71-54, on Monday night at the Pizzitola Sports Center to start the season 5-0 for the first time in program history.

November 23, 2015
Women’s Basketball’s Steeves Wins Ivy Rookie of the Week Honors
Brown University women’s basketball freshman Erika Steeves has garnered Ivy League Rookie of the Week honors after helping Brown notch three wins in three games last week, the Ivy League conference office announced on Monday.

November 23, 2015
Bears Return Home To Host New Hampshire On Tuesday
Coach Mike Martin's Brown men's basketball team returns to the Pizzitola Sports Center for the 50th meeting with New Hampshire on Tuesday, November 24 at 7:00 pm. Catch all the action on the IvyLeagueDigitalNetwork and WPRV AM790 radio with Scott Cordischi calling the play and Russ Tyler '70 providing the analysis.

November 23, 2015
Sam Russell Named Ivy League Special Teams Player of the Week
Brown junior defensive back Sam Russell (Newton, MA) has been named the Ivy League Special Teams Player of the Week for his play in Brown’s season ending 28-23 win over Columbia in New York City.

November 23, 2015
Blasberg, Schudrowitz Earn Brown Student-Athlete of the Week Honors
Men’s squash sophomore Charlie Blasberg and women’s cross country sophomore Natalie Schudrowitz have earned Brown University Athletics Student-Athlete of the Week honors for the week of Nov. 16-22, Brown announced on Monday.