Penn men's basketball returns to

March Madness

Papazekos | Make no mistake, these Quakers should not have been a No. 16 seed

It's a shame that Penn's great season couldn't have been rewarded by capping it with March Madness upset, and a lot of the blame should go to the Committee.

March 16, 2018 at 3:41 p.m.


Pollack | The future of Penn men's basketball is very, very bright

Penn men's basketball might be done for the year after the loss to Kansas, but the future for this team is so bright.

March 15, 2018 at 8:15 p.m.


Meet the families and fans of Penn men's basketball who traveled to Kansas

Though Penn's fans were heavily outnumbered by Kansas' fans in Wichita, the Quaker faithful more than made themselves heard.

March 15, 2018 at 7:11 p.m.


Penn's poor free throw shooting one of the reasons for its loss

In a game that saw Penn stick around with No. 1 seed Kansas but ultimately fall by a score of 76-60, the biggest disparity between the two teams was free throw shooting.

March 15, 2018 at 5:10 p.m.


Weitzman | Thank you, Penn men’s basketball

Penn men's basketball might have come short of pulling off the greatest upset in college basketball history, but the Quakers have so much to be proud of.

March 15, 2018 at 3:59 p.m.


Penn men's basketball shines early, fades late in NCAA Tournament loss to No. 1 Kansas

No. 16 seed Penn men's basketball fell to No. 1 seed Kansas 76-60 in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.

March 15, 2018 at 3:58 p.m.


HALFTIME RECAP: After an explosive start, Penn men's basketball trails Kansas by 7

Behind a strong first 20 minutes, the Quakers trail Kansas 33-26 at the half. The Red and Blue led for most of the way, until the Jayhawks stormed back late in the half to take the lead.

March 15, 2018 at 2:51 p.m.


Four players to know from each team ahead of Penn's matchup with Kansas

Before Penn tries to pull off what may just be the greatest upset in college basketball history, get to know four of the star players from each team.

March 15, 2018 at 2:39 a.m.


Editorial | Penn men's basketball has made history. It's time to rally behind them.

This is the moment for everyone on this campus — sports fans and otherwise — to rally behind a team that truly represents this institution.

March 14, 2018 at 11:48 p.m.


Take a look back at Penn men's basketball's history in the NCAA Tournament

"I think they’re gonna compete, and make Penn proud," said class of 1979 Penn basketball legend Tony Price. "They’ve done that all year, I’m very proud of the team."

March 14, 2018 at 9:11 p.m.


Like Mike: Why Darnell Foreman climbed up on the Palestra rim

Foreman sought to add another chapter to legacy of Penn basketball, and in the process has become somewhat of the team historian.

March 14, 2018 at 6:56 p.m.


Penn men's basketball officially sent off by fans in advance of NCAA Tournament

On Tuesday afternoon, Penn students and employees gathered outside the Palestra in the dozens to send Penn men’s basketball off to the site of its first round NCAA Tournament game against Kansas on Thursday: Wichita, Kansas.

March 13, 2018 at 8:56 p.m.


Here's the blueprint for Penn men's basketball to pull off the upset of a lifetime

If the Quakers are going to shock the world and pull off the historic upset, here's four things they will have to do.

March 13, 2018 at 7:33 p.m.


Penn men's basketball faces historic showdown against No. 1 Kansas in March Madness

The No. 16 Red and Blue have a date in the Big Dance with No. 1 seed Kansas on Thursday. The Quakers will look to make history as the first ever No. 16 seed to defeat a No. 1 seed in the modern era of the NCAA Tournament.

March 13, 2018 at 6:49 p.m.


Penn men's basketball's AJ Brodeur on cloud nine after lifting Amy Gutmann, Ivy trophy

Regardless of what happens against the Jayhawks, AJ will now always be able to call himself something that, for the last eleven years, had been virtually taboo within the halls of the Palestra: a champion.

March 13, 2018 at 3:56 p.m.


Meet the opponents: three things to know about the Kansas Jayhawks

A lot of hype surrounds this monumental showdown versus the top-seeded Jayhawks on Thursday — so let’s get to know them and see how Penn stacks up.

March 12, 2018 at 9:19 p.m.


Rovner | If you look at the numbers, Penn men's basketball actually has a chance

"At the most basic level, this can be seen through the many different basketball rating systems that have the Quakers as an extremely underrated and under-seeded team."

March 12, 2018 at 9:10 p.m.


Can Penn men's basketball pull off the historic upset? Experts say it's possible

More than a few prominent college basketball analysts and publications have gone on the record giving the Quakers a fighting chance.

March 12, 2018 at 4:01 p.m.


After winning Ivy Tournament, Penn men's basketball to play Kansas in NCAA Tournament

Just hours after Penn men's basketball's 68-65 victory over Harvard in the Ivy League Championship game, the NCAA tournament selection committee announced that the Quakers will be taking on Kansas in the Round of 64.

March 11, 2018 at 6:41 p.m.


Papazekos | Darnell Foreman and Penn men's basketball have become legendary

"Penn men’s basketball won the double, securing a ticket to the NCAA tournament for the first time in 11 years. And it was glorious."

March 11, 2018 at 5:40 p.m.


Weitzman | Penn students, come join the bandwagon

"As disappointing as that is, I’m not writing this to shame all the bandwagoners. I’m writing this to welcome everyone aboard."

March 11, 2018 at 5:31 p.m.


Penn men's basketball secures NCAA tournament bid by beating Harvard in title thriller

Using a 24-0 run spanning both halves, No. 2 Penn men's basketball overcame a 13-point first-half deficit and held on by the skin of its teeth to knock off No. 1 Harvard, 68-65, to clinch the conference’s automatic NCAA Tournament spot for the first time since 2007.

March 11, 2018 at 2:14 p.m.

Penn vs. Kansas

Thursday, March 15

2 p.m. EST