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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
"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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
"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.
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.
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.
"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.
"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.
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.