Sports

Men's Basketball

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Dec 21, 2014, 9:45pm
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The Lions will hit the court against the Huskies, who have struggled this season, in Bridgeport.

Dec 20, 2014, 9:08pm
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Behind a strong performance by junior guard Maodo Lo, the Lions erased a first-half deficit to top Hofstra at home.

Dec 19, 2014, 3:56pm

Coming off a 10-day break, the Light Blue will look to top Hofstra at home Saturday.

Dec 10, 2014, 6:29pm
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Columbia led the Wildcats, 25-23, at halftime, but wasn’t able to maintain the same standard of play in the second half.

Women's Basketball

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Dec 21, 2014, 2:10pm

With a long finals break behind them, the Lions couldn't quite hold on against Portland State, losing, 71-66.

Dec 20, 2014, 4:16pm

Columbia is set to host Portland State, which is coming off a 71-point loss to Princeton.

Dec 7, 2014, 3:25pm
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After losing three in a row, the Light Blue found its way back to the win column with a 54-45 victory over Long Island-Brooklyn.

Dec 5, 2014, 5:14pm
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Columbia couldn’t capitalize on a 10-point halftime lead and lost its third straight game at home.

Columns

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Dec 3, 2014, 7:55pm
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Columbia athletics needs to ditch its “old boys network” culture.

Nov 20, 2014, 4:00am
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This Saturday, I will broadcast a Columbia football game for WKCR against Brown with a winless season on the line for the third time in four years. 

Nov 13, 2014, 4:53am
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Daniel Radov discusses the remaining two weeks of Columbia’s football season, and what a win would really signify for the program’s future.

Nov 6, 2014, 4:06am
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Ryan Young discusses the impact that recent roster changes may have on the Columbia men’s basketball team.

Features

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Dec 3, 2014, 8:03pm

Anna Isaacson, BC ’01, went from selling souvenirs outside of Yankee Stadium to being the face of social action for the NFL.  

Sep 9, 2014, 11:55am
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University President Lee Bollinger announced in an email on Tuesday that M. Dianne Murphy will resign after a decade at the helm of Columbia Athletics.

Jul 31, 2014, 12:07am
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Al Paul, Director of Athletics at Columbia during the creation of the Columbia-Barnard Athletic consortium, died Monday at 88.

Apr 30, 2014, 11:05pm
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75 years ago, the first television broadcast of a U.S. sporting event took place at Baker Field when NBC aired a baseball game between Columbia and Princeton.

Fencing

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Dec 14, 2014, 7:06pm

Past and present Light Blue fencers stayed local to compete against some of the world's best sabrists. 

Dec 12, 2014, 4:49pm

Current and former Columbia sabreists will compete in this weekend's Absolute Fencing Gear New York State Sabre Grand Prix in Brooklyn.

Nov 15, 2014, 2:47am

The Light Blue got its season off to a good start.

Nov 13, 2014, 8:13pm

This weekend the men’s fencing team will have their first chance to defend last season’s Ivy title.

Squash

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Dec 8, 2014, 12:13am

In the team’s Ivy-opening match against Cornell, the Light Blue suffered a 9-0 loss, which it followed up with a win over the club-level NYU team.

Dec 8, 2014, 12:15am
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Men’s squash kept up its winning ways over the weekend, topping both Cornell and NYU.

Dec 4, 2014, 10:14pm

The No. 9 Lions will take on Cornell and NYU in their home opener.

Nov 24, 2014, 2:56am
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Women’s squash opened the season with two wins over ranked opponents, Drexel and Franklin and Marshall, by identical 7-2 scorelines.

Swimming and Diving

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Dec 8, 2014, 12:22am

Men’s swimming posted good results at this weekend’s Brown Invitational, with podium finishes in several races.

Dec 4, 2014, 10:09pm

The Lions will get a break from dual meets this weekend at the five-team Brown Invitational.

Dec 3, 2014, 11:57pm

Women’s swimming will look to end its 2014 slate on a good note at the 2014 AT&T Winter National Championships.

Nov 24, 2014, 2:58am
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Men’s swimming could not come back from a slow start and lost to Harvard.

Tennis

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Nov 9, 2014, 10:48pm
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Women’s tennis, fielding a singles competitor and two doubles teams, failed to go far in the consolation bracket of the ITA National Indoor Intercollegiate Championships this weekend.

Nov 9, 2014, 10:49pm
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Men’s tennis failed to advance beyond the first day of competition in the main draw of the USTA/ITA National Intercollegiate Indoor Championships, but had some success in the consolation draw.

Nov 6, 2014, 10:54pm
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The Lions will not advance in the main draw after Thursday’s play.

Nov 6, 2014, 4:02am
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MIke Vermeer, Richard Pham, Ashok Narayana, Max Schnur, and Winston Lin will make appearances for Columbia men’s tennis this weekend at the USTA/ITA National Indoor Championships.

Track and Field

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Dec 6, 2014, 3:25pm

The Lions cruised against limited competition in Riverdale, New York.

Dec 4, 2014, 10:24pm

The Lions return a strong core of athletes from last year’s team.

May 20, 2014, 6:01pm

Despite an inauspicious first two years, John Gregorek will leave Columbia as an All-American and Ivy champion.

May 11, 2014, 9:07pm
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The Lions won Ivy titles in four events at the Ivy Heptagonal Championships at Yale.

Wrestling

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Dec 8, 2014, 12:20am

In the second day of action at the Cliff Keen Invitational, Columbia junior Zack Hernandez lost to Brown’s Ophir Bernstein, 7-3, ending the Lions’ hopes for a first-place finish in the 184-pound weight class.

Dec 5, 2014, 12:23am

It’s the third invitational of the season for the Light Blue.

Nov 24, 2014, 2:52am
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Wrestling wrapped up a long weekend in Ithaca Sunday, grabbing a number of top finishes.

Nov 22, 2014, 12:21pm
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The dual meet season got off on the wrong note for the Light Blue.
 

Football

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Dec 17, 2014, 5:09pm
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Columbia defensive coordinator Chris Rippon will serve as the interim head coach and former Lions head coach Ray Tellier will serve as a special adviser of the football team.

Dec 5, 2014, 1:05pm
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University President Lee Bollinger stated in a press release that Pete Mangurian’s time at Columbia is over.

Dec 4, 2014, 1:25am
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Columbia’s 2014 football season may have been just as rough behind the scenes as it was on the field.

Nov 22, 2014, 3:36pm
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Columbia football has now lost 21 straight dating back to Nov. 10, 2012.

Baseball

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Sep 11, 2014, 4:12am
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Dario Pizzano and David Speer highlighted the group of eight Columbia alumni playing summer professional baseball.

Jun 7, 2014, 5:20pm
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Lefty ace David Speer was selected by Cleveland Saturday after an impressive senior season.

May 31, 2014, 9:35pm
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The Lions’ 2014 campaign came to an end Saturday with a 6-5 loss to the Wildcats.

May 30, 2014, 8:49pm

With a walk-off RBI single, the Red Raiders handed the Light Blue its first loss of the double-elimination tournament.