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  1. The Palestra to host doubleheader in January to commemorate Big 5’s 60th anniversary

    Jul 15, 2015, 9:27 PM EDT

    Fran Dunphy

    The last time there’s been a Big 5 doubleheader at The Palestra was in December 2004.

  2. Late Night Snacks: No. 2 Duke rolls, freshmen step up for Florida State, Georgetown

    Nov 16, 2014, 1:37 AM EDT

    Justise Winslow, Amadou Sidibe

    Florida State and Georgetown received notable contributions from freshmen in their wins Saturday.

  3. Jackson Donahue becomes second Penn 2015 commit this week

    May 15, 2014, 7:41 PM EDT


    In one week Penn’s 2015 recruiting class has gone from one to three.

  4. Penn hires alum, former Boston College assistant Nat Graham to same position

    May 9, 2014, 6:35 PM EDT

    Jerome Allen

    Penn hired alum and former Boston College assistant coach Nat Graham to the same position.

  5. Brown takes down Penn, 76-67, inside The Palestra (VIDEO)

    Feb 28, 2014, 10:58 PM EDT


    Mike Martin is continuing another strong year with his alma mater, as the Brown Bears lead the entire game, defeating Penn, 76-67, inside The Palestra on Friday night. Steven Spieth scored 19 points and corralled 12 rebounds.┬áCedric Kuakumensah recorded the second double-double for Brown with 16 points, 10 boards. Brown grabbed 12 more rebounds than…

  6. Laurent Rivard leads Harvard to blowout win over Penn (VIDEO)

    Feb 2, 2014, 1:05 AM EDT


    Harvard entered this weekend faced with tough games against Princeton and Penn, with the outcomes likely to shape the Ivy League race. One night after beating the Tigers in Cambridge, Tommy Amaker’s team made short work of the Quakers at Lavietes Pavilion. Laurent Rivard scored 22 points and Kyle Casey added 15 to go along…

  7. Penn hangs on to beat rival Princeton in Ivy League opener (VIDEO)

    Jan 11, 2014, 11:36 PM EDT


    To say that Jerome Allen’s Penn Quakers had a rough go of it prior to the start of Ivy League play would be an understatement. The Quakers entered Saturday’s game against Princeton with a 2-10 record, with five of the defeats being decided by margins of six points or less. But there is talent on…

  8. George Mason outlasts Penn 80-77 (VIDEO)

    Jan 2, 2014, 10:51 PM EDT

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    Bryon Allen finished with 24 points and Patrick Holloway chipped in with 18 as George Mason outlasted a furious Penn comeback to beat the Quakers 80-77. GMU has built a 70-59 lead late in the second half, but Penn went on an 11-3 run to cut that lead to 80-77 on the final possession. Penn…

  9. Jok ‘family reunion’ highlights Penn’s game at Iowa

    Nov 22, 2013, 4:02 PM EDT


    When the Penn Quakers take on the Iowa Hawkeyes on Friday night there will be two reunions of sorts at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. Iowa head coach Fran McCaffery will be coaching against his alma mater, and the Jok brothers will be on the same court for the first time at the college level. Dau’s a senior…

  10. InRecruit shines a light on the 99 percent

    Jul 20, 2013, 6:48 PM EDT


    “You have the top 150 kids every year who are steered one way or another, and it’s always the same schools and kids with the same ability level who have that opportunity. There are a few success stories for kids outside that process every year, but we wanted to change the way this process works.”…

  11. Penn star Zack Rosen takes his talents to Israel

    Aug 4, 2012, 5:05 PM EDT

    Zack Rosen, Shaam Polen

    Zack Rosen is one of those players who make college basketball a joy to watch. In his four-year career at Penn, he was the head, heart and guts of the Quaker program, playing at an incredibly high level every time he stepped on the floor. He averaged 18.2 points, 5.2 assists and 1.4 steals per…