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2018 Schedule
24-9, 1st in Ivy

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Malik Newman on Penn: "Those guys were better than a 16 seed if you ask me." Devonte Graham agreed: "The way they play is hard to guard."


Top-seeded Kansas comes alive, beats Penn 76-60 in NCAAs

Devonte Graham ignited sluggish Kansas midway through the first half, pouring in 29 points and lifting the top-seeded Jayhawks to a tough, grind-it-out 76-60 victory over No. 16 Pennsylvania in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament on Thursday.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

FINAL: Kansas 76, Penn 60. Quakers jumped out to an early 10-point lead, but once Kansas started getting comfortable on the offensive end, the Jayhawks took over.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Mitch Lightfoot has given Kansas really solid production today against Penn with Udoka Azubuike playing only three minutes. Nine points, 11 rebounds, three blocks.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Penn from the free-throw line: 1-for-8 Penn on layups: 6-for-15 And still only down eight.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Dating back to the 7:03 mark of the first half, Kansas has made 12 of its last 17 shots from the field. Outscoring Penn by 19 points in that span.

Seth Walder ESPN Analytics 

How the landscape of the Midwest region changed over the course of the Penn-Kansas first half.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Kansas ends the half on a 22-5 run to take a seven-point lead going into halftime on 16-seed Penn. Devonte Graham is going off, 19 points in the first half.

Seth Walder ESPN Analytics 

Pennsylvania has a 7% chance to be the first No. 16 seed to ever upset a No. 1, per BPI. That's the second-highest chance to win by a No. 16 since 2008 (UNC Asheville in 2012).

Paul Sabin ESPN Analytics 

Since 2008, BPI has given 16 seeds on average a 1.8% chance of beating the 1 seed. BPI currently gives Pennsylvania a 7.1% chance to beat Kansas. Only UNC-Asheville in 2012 had a better chance to advance as a 16 seed during that span.

Glory days have returned to Penn (0:33)
Penn wins Ivy League title (0:34)

Penn beats Harvard to clinch spot in NCAA Tournament

Darnell Foreman scored 19 points, AJ Brodeur had 16 points and 10 rebounds and Penn earned its first NCAA Tournament berth since 2007 with a 68-65 win over Harvard in the Ivy League Tournament title game Sunday.


Mike Couzens ESPN College Football 

Penn head coach Steve Donahue celebrates his team's win over Harvard, sending the Quakers to the NCAA tournament. Donahue has now taken two programs in the league (Cornell, too) to the tournament.

Penn punches ticket to 1st tournament in 10 years (1:03)

Mike Couzens ESPN College Football 

Pandemonium at The Palestra! Penn wins the Ivy League Tournament defeating Harvard, 68-65, and is on to the NCAA Tournament for the first time in 11 years.

Mike Couzens ESPN College Football 

The Ivy League Tournament Championship game is today at 12ET on ESPN2. Penn hosts Harvard at The Palestra in Philadelphia. Both teams shared the regular-season title, going 12-2. Harvard is looking for its 5th NCAA bid in the last 7 years, while Penn is vying for its first trip since 06-07, and its 24th overall. Only Princeton, with 25 NCAA tournament appearances, has more in the Ivy League.

Mike Couzens ESPN College Football 

The Penn Quakers practice on their home floor in preparation for tomorrow's Ivy League Tournament semifinal matchup against Yale. Bound to be a great atmosphere for the second year of Ivy Madness.

Penn downs Brown to earn Ivy League title - Via Ivy League (0:45)

Team Stats

Points Per Game76.2102nd
Rebounds Per Game37.871st
Assists Per Game15.654th
Points Allowed69.090th

Tournament History

Final Fours1
Tournament Record13-25
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances23