Connecticut erased a 15-point second-half deficit to come away with the win.
On a day when Camille Zimmerman was honored as Columbia's all-time leading scorer, her teammates stepped up to lead the Lions to a 68-60 win over Boston College before a record Education Day crowd of 2,372 fans Wednesday at Levien Gymnasium. The win marked Columbia's first in program history against an Atlantic Coast Conference opponent.
NEW YORK - The Columbia men's swimming & diving team will compete at the annual Big Al Invitational, hosted by Princeton, this weekend from Friday, Dec. 1 - Sunday, Dec. 3 at DeNunzio Pool. The preliminary sessions are set to begin the day at 11 a.m on Friday and Sunday, followed by the finals sessions at 6 p.m. Sunday will have a 10 a.m. prelims session and a 5 p.m. finals session.
NEW YORK - The accolades continue for senior Natalie Ambrose who was selected to the 2017 United Soccer Coaches NCAA Division I All -East Region second team, as announced on Tuesday, Nov. 28. Ambrose becomes the fourth Columbia player to receive All-Region honors in program history and the first since Beverly Leon in 2013.
NEW YORK - Short-course national titles will be on the line for many of the United States' top swimmers next week at USA Swimming's Winter National Championships, set for Nov. 29-Dec. 2 at Ohio State University's McCorkle Aquatic Pavilion. Several members of the Columbia swimming team will comepte amongst the nation's best inclding, Jessica Antiles, Mary Ashby, Emily Wang, Jordan Ashmore, Helen Wojdylo and Julia Sam
Sixty middle school students from the Explore Charter School in Brooklyn recently visited Columbia Athletics to tour the department's facilities and participate in a panel discussion with several current Columbia senior student-athletes.
Columbia's Arthur Bosua was named a semifinalist for the 2017 MAC Hermann Trophy, announced today by the United Soccer Coaches.
The Columbia women's basketball team welcomes Boston College for the 10th annual Education Day game Wednesday morning at Levien Gymnasium. Tip is set for 11 a.m. The game will air on SportsNet NY (SNY) with video and audio simulcasts available on the Ivy League Network (online video blacked out in the five boroughs).
The Lions face off against the Huskies in Storrs aiming to snap a three-game slide. The game will be broadcast live on SNY and ESPN3.
Doherty becomes just the third Lion to earn All-Region accolades three times, joining Gabby Kozlowski '13CC and Christina Freibott '16CC.
Senior Camille Zimmerman scored a game-high 23 points, but it wasn't enough to lift the Columbia women's basketball team against 24th-ranked Arizona State, as the Sun Devils pulled away in the second half, 72-48, Saturday afternoon on the final day of the 2017 Cancun Challenge.
The Lions ran into a hot-shooting team for the second consecutive game and could not overcome a 22-point first-half deficit. Lukas Meisner led the way with 18 points and seven boards.