Peter May

Crimson Pride

When you think Harvard, basketball is the last thing that comes to mind. But coach Tommy Amaker has turned his squad into a hoops powerhouse—and saved his career in the process.

Crimson Pride

ON A GORGEOUS OCTOBER afternoon, with the sounds of K’naan’s "Waving Flag" pulsing inside Lavietes Pavilion — out of darkness, I came the farthest — the Harvard University men’s basketball team did something it had never done before. With some…