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Women’s Basketball Coach Earns 100th Win

Women’s Basketball Coach Earns 100th Win

By Bela Kirpalani, Staff Writer

March 5, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Varsity

Women's basketball Head Coach Lauren Hall-Gregory tallied the 100th of her coaching career against Brandeis.

Peter Liang and Color in a World of Black and White

Peter Liang and Color in a World of Black and White

By Connor Borden, Contributing Writer

February 29, 2016


Filed under Opinion

With every new case, a wrinkle is thrown into the conversation surrounding race and police brutality. The recent guilty conviction of Peter Liang on Feb. 11 for the allegedly accidental killing of Akai Gurley has the Asian-American community divided, with many calling Liang’s arrest selective justice and scapegoating. Activists argue that Liang’s ethnicity is being used by white officers who have ...

Coles closure from the athletes’ perspective

Coles closure from the athletes’ perspective

By Ashley Arnold, Staff Writer

November 17, 2015


Filed under Sports

Coles will be closing down soon and student athletes will have to deal with the repercussions.

One win, one loss for basketball team during Friday games

One win, one loss for basketball team during Friday games

By Jonathan Schifman, Contributing Writer

February 2, 2015


Filed under Sports

The NYU men's and women's basketball teams played in two tightly contested games on Friday, Jan. 30 in the Violet Nation Giveaway Day.

Men’s basketball wins opening tournament

November 18, 2013


Filed under Sports

The NYU men’s basketball team started their season on Saturday, Nov. 16, with the NYU Tip-Off Tournament. In the first round matchup, NYU faced off against Drew University Rangers. The Violets were able to jump out to an early lead against their opponent by 28-9 halfway through the first half. The...