Sports

Athletics

AD Calhoun named chair of NCAA Division I Council

M. Grace Calhoun, director of athletics and recreation at Penn, has been named the incoming chair of the NCAA Division I Council, a high-level group responsible for the day-to-day decision-making for Division I.

Penn Today Staff

Two if by three

Freshman guard Bryce Washington’s heroics in Penn’s win over Saint Joseph’s earned him two player of the week awards.

Greg Johnson

Undisputed

Penn declawed Saint Joseph’s on Saturday to win the outright Big 5 championship.

Greg Johnson



In the News


Philly.com

Why this New York Jets linebacker wants to help Penn undergrads manage their money

Brandon Copeland, a Penn alum and New York Jets linebacker, wished he’d taken a personal finance course to learn the basics of budgeting, investing, retirement planning, and career basics. Now he’s teaching that very undergraduate class.

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Philly.com

Penn looking to put one championship behind while chasing another

The next challenge for men’s basketball is an exclusively Ivy League competition, six straight weekends of grueling Friday-Saturday back-to-backs, on the heels of the Big 5 win at the Palestra.

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Philadelphia Inquirer

Women’s basketball: Penn’s 9-3 start fueled by former role players

Some players in the starting lineup are shifting from no-starts to being regular contributors this season.

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Philly.com

Women’s college basketball: Going through contenders for City Six player of the year

Eleah Parker,the reigning Ivy League and Big 5 rookie of the year, and Ashley Russell, who ranks first in the Ivy in assist/turnover ratio, are the two Penn players in contention for City Six player of the year:

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The Athletic

Tales from the Palestra: Big 5 icons tell their favorite stories from the old arena

LeBron, spectators throwing streamers, and others sneaking in through window—reflections on the Palestra’s storied history.

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