Tags: Columbia University

As Tennis Tries to Thin Its Pro Ranks, the College Game May Suffer

On a chilly day at the U.S.T.A. Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Queens this month, Jackie Tang, a sophomore at Columbia University, was embroiled in a tight match in the N.C.A.A. men’s tennis tournament. Tang needed help against his University of Virginia opponent, so he did something professional tennis players normally cannot. Unhappy…

When College Basketball Teams Invade New York, an Empty Gym Is Hard to Find

“It’s a busy time of year, for sure,” Hyland said. The confluence of games in and around New York City the past two weeks has revived its image as a “basketball mecca.” The only problem is that this mecca does not come with an infinite supply of indoor gyms. Thus, basketball operations personnel called in…