Men’s basketball holds on against Williams, moves on to semifinals

After defeating Williams in its final game of the regular season on Feb. 12, Tufts entered the NESCAC tournament quarterfinals with a good sense of what to expect as the two teams were set to face off again, this time at Tufts’ home Cousens Gym. Though the game remained close throughout, the Jumbos maintained a lead […]

Jumbos bring win streak to 13 with pair of victories

The 18-2 Jumbos moved up to No. 8 nationally, following a series of strong performances capped off by Tuesday’s 60-41 win over the 5-13 Rhode Island College (RIC) Anchormen. The victory was their 13th in a row, continuing a streak that started on Dec. 29, 2015 at Baruch College. With the exception of a close […]

Tufts fights for home win against undefeated Amherst

With just three weeks left in the regular season, the 4-1 Jumbos are looking to continue their strong run this Saturday at home against the undefeated Lord Jeffs, who are tied with the Trinity Bantams for first place in the NESCAC. Coming off a massive win at Williams last weekend, Tufts is looking to carry […]

Jumbos split weekend games against NESCAC rivals

Following its win against MIT on Sept. 29, Tufts looked to carry its momentum into its two away games this weekend against NESCAC rivals No. 15 Amherst on Saturday and Hamilton on Sunday. The Jumbos emerged victorious 1-0 against the Lord Jeffs but dropped Sunday’s contest to the Continentals by the same score.   Tufts struggled to maintain […]

Tufts goes 0-2 on NESCAC weekend road trip

As the No. 12-ranked Jumbos got on the bus to come back to Medford, a new and unexpected feeling greeted them: disappointment. The team played two NESCAC road games this weekend, both of which were pushed to double overtime. On Sunday, Tufts played Hamilton, a team that entered the contest with a 1-4 conference record. The […]

Tufts back to .500 following three-game winning streak

The men’s basketball team defeated Trinity College on Saturday 59-55 to improve to 7-7 on the season and increase its current win streak to three. Two sophomores, center Hunter Sabety and guard Tarik Smith, led the way with 14 points apiece. This comes just a day after Tufts, led by 18 points from Smith, upset then-No. […]

Tufts loses two NESCAC road games

Tufts began its weekend with a tough 6-3 loss to now 5-5-4 Hamilton, followed by a heartbreaking 3-2 loss to NESCAC heavyweight No. 12 Amherst (10-3-2) on Saturday. Tufts sophomore goalie Mason Pulde started both games in net this weekend, and while the team struggled defensively against Hamilton, Pulde played one of his best games […]