Basketball brings in first victories of season

NYU’s basketball season began Saturday with a thrilling opening day doubleheader at the Coles Sports and Recreation Center, which still tentatively remains the home of the Violets despite original plans for closure this semester....

Los Angeles and Boston Control Their Coasts

With their World Series appearances, the Dodgers and Red Sox asserted their position as the most dominant baseball team on each coast.

Violets continue undefeated streak, 5-0 for season

The NYU men’s soccer team beat St. John Fisher College with a close 2-1 scoreline to take their perfect starting streak to 5-0 on Sept. 13. With forward Nicolas Notaro finding the back of...

Rivalries Run Deep for NYU Athletics

Rivalries and sports are interdependent: one cannot exist without the other. For NYU Athletics, this is no different. Whether it was historic football matches against the University of Missouri or intense basketball games at...

Super Bowl blackout changes course of game

The 47th Super Bowl between the Baltimore Ravens and San Francisco 49ers featured many intriguing events.

New 181 Mercer Facility to House Basketball and Wrestling Teams

Just around the block from the Angelika Film Center, yet another construction project is underway at 181 Mercer St. Tucked between Bleecker and Houston Streets, NYU’s latest undertaking will include new undergraduate housing, academic...

NYU reflects on Jeter’s historic career

With the New York Yankees on the precipice of falling short of the postseason, shortstop Derek Jeter will make his final MLB appearance on Sept. 28. Down the line, we will all forget how...

Poly merger compromises success of tennis team

Following the Poly merger with NYU, the two schools' sports programs were also merged, causing detrimental consequences for the Poly tennis team.

The Problem With Kobe Bryant’s Support of Women’s Sports

It has been an objectively good summer for women’s sports. The United States women’s national soccer team won its fourth FIFA World Cup and continues to make national news in its fight for fair...

NYU Football, what happened?

The brief Violet history of NYU football.

The USWNT Is Simply Too Good

A 4-0 win over Haiti. An 8-0 absolute goal fest against Panama. Large scorelines have become the norm for the U.S. women’s national soccer team and this past week’s action in CONCACAF, Women’s Olympic...

Forward Kupferberg brings skills to basketball court, focuses on team unity

Kupferberg is a down to earth character, dominating the paint for the Violets.