February 10, 2006

Red Looks to Stretch Win Streak

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The men’s basketball team will look to continue its three-game winning streak and ascent up the Ancient Eight standings with a visit to Brown tonight before taking the two-hour bus trip to New Haven, Conn., to face off against Yale tomorrow night.

Tied with Harvard for third place in the Ivy League, the Red (9-11, 4-2 Ivy) will need to come away with two wins from this weekend to keep its title hopes alive.

Despite having lost its last three Ivy games, Brown (6-13, 2-4) should benefit from a return home to the friendly confines of the Pizzitola Sports Center – the site of the Bear’s two Ivy wins this season against Yale (11-10, 3-3) and Dartmouth.

“Obviously they’re a very dangerous team to play, especially at home,” said junior guard Graham Dow. “We’ll just do the same thing we always do