First, to properly appreciate Harvard’s first-round upset win against the University of New Mexico, two facts:
And this: only six schools in the tournament spend less on their teams than Harvard does.
1. Now, the jokes.
The team’s two best players were kicked off the team prior to the season in the big Harvard cheating scandal.
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