Men's Basketball - Archives 2016-17

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Focus on the Seniors: Chris McComber
Men's Basketball 02/20/2017 asked each of our five senior men's basketball players their thoughts as they play their final two home collegiate games this weekend at Levien Gymnasium. The Lions host Princeton on Friday (7 p.m.) and then Penn on Saturday (7 p.m.) for Senior Day. Our first of five guest columnists is Chris McComber, a 6-foot-8 senior from Nepean, Ontario, Canada.

Dartmouth Notches 80-79 Overtime Win Over Men's Basketball
Men's Basketball 02/18/2017

Trailing by one point in overtime, Dartmouth's Taylor Johnson dribbled the length of the floor and converted a coast-to-coast layup with one second left to give the Big Green an 80-79 upset win over Columbia Saturday evening at Leede Arena.

Columbia Athletics Celebrates Black History Month; A Look at George Gregory '31CC
Athletics 02/17/2017

Standing 6-foot-4, George Gregory was the second African-American ever to play basketball at Columbia and in 1931 he became the nation's first to be voted All-American.

Men's Basketball Rallies, Drops 78-72 Decision at Harvard
Men's Basketball 02/17/2017

For the second consecutive game, Columbia put together a tremendous comeback and fought its way back from a sizeable halftime deficit, but Harvard answered late and escaped with a 78-72 victory Friday night at Lavietes Pavilion.

Men's Basketball Concludes Road Swing at Harvard, Dartmouth
Men's Basketball 02/16/2017

The Lions will look to bounce back this weekend in New England.

Men's Basketball Comeback Falls Short at Princeton, 61-59
Men's Basketball 02/11/2017

Columbia battled all the way back from a 20-point second half deficit and had a chance to claim a win at first-place and undefeated Princeton, but the Tigers held on for a 61-59 men's basketball win Saturday night at Jadwin Gym.

Penn Defeats Men's Basketball 70-62
Men's Basketball 02/10/2017

Host Penn used a plus-17 rebound margin, converted 12 3-pointers and fended off several comeback attempts as it registered a 70-62 victory over the Columbia men's basketball team Friday night at The Palestra. Columbia plays the second of a two-game road swing at Princeton tomorrow night.

Men's Basketball Pays Visits to Penn, Princeton
Men's Basketball 02/09/2017

#ThePathToThePalestra continues in Philadelphia and Princeton this weekend.

Men's Basketball Holds Off Brown, 83-78
Men's Basketball 02/04/2017

The Lions led by as many as 24 points in the first half, but saw their advantage dwindle to three in the final minute before making some key plays to preserve the win.

Men's Basketball Tripped Up By Yale, 87-78
Men's Basketball 02/03/2017

Yale played a near perfect game on offense to claim an 87-78 road victory over the Columbia men's basketball team Friday night.

Men's Basketball Takes On Yale, Brown On Alumni Weekend
Men's Basketball 02/01/2017

The Lions will take on the defending Ivy League Champions Friday before hosting Brown Saturday to conclude a five-game home swing.

Ivy League Basketball Tournament Tickets On Sale February 2
Men's Basketball 02/01/2017

Tickets will go on sale Thursday, February 2 at 10 a.m. for the Inaugural Men's and Women's Ivy League Basketball Tournaments, March 11-12 at the Palestra in Philadelphia.