Harvard Scores First NCAA Tourney Win

    SALT LAKE CITY, UT - MARCH 21:  Head coach Tommy Amaker of the Harvard Crimson and Jonah Travis #24 react in the second half while taking on the New Mexico Lobos during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at EnergySolutions Arena on March 21, 2013 in Salt Lake City, Utah.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

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    Every March Madness tournament has a Cinderella story. Rarely—in fact, never—does that story star the nation’s most famous Ivy League school. Harvard University scored its first-ever NCAA basketball tournament win Thursday night, defeating No. 3–ranked New Mexico 68–62. It wasn’t a buzzer beater or come-from-behind victory, either. The Crimson held a solid lead for almost the entire game, outplaying their heavily favored opponent on all measures. Up next for the Ivy Leaguers: a face-off with Arizona in the team’s first-ever round of 32.

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