In Game

If you’re a basketball purist, then you’ll love the old school feel of a Dartmouth basketball game. You won’t find a lot of bells and whistles at Dartmouth, and as a result, the action on the court takes center stage. You’ll hear nothing but the squeaks of sneakers against the floor and the roar of the crowd during your visit to Hanover making a Dartmouth game an excellent time for anyone looking for an old school basketball experience.

During your trip to Dartmouth take some time to explore Hanover, which offers a fun small town feel. Downtown Hanover is filled with shops and restaurants, and even during the winter, there are few better places to take part in outdoor activities than Hanover. You can even stop by a ski-resort during your trip as there are plenty in nearby New Hampshire and Vermont.

A Dartmouth basketball game is a good time for college basketball purists and offers a unique old school feel you won’t find anywhere else, so buy your tickets today.

Things to check out

Basketball History Display

If you want to learn more about Dartmouth’s basketball history, then make sure to check out the basketball history display. The display tells the story of the school’s basketball program and does an excellent job of honoring the best players in Big Green history.

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Trophy Case

Stop by the trophy case and see all of the trophies and awards won by both the men’s and women’s basketball teams over the years. The trophies are a must-see for any college hoops fan, so make sure to check them out.


Hanging above the court are banners celebrating the accomplishments of both the Dartmouth’s men’s and women’s basketball teams. Take in all the banners to remember the best basketball players and teams in Dartmouth history.

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Keggy the Keg

What better mascot for a college than a keg. Keggy the Keg is the unofficial mascot of Dartmouth and he can be seen at a variety of sporting events. Keep an eye out for Keggy as you wouldn’t want to miss him during your trip to Dartmouth.

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Fight Songs

  1. “Dear Old Dartmouth”

    Dear old Dartmouth, give a rouse
    For the College on the hill,
    For the Lone Pine above her,
    And the loyal ones who love her.
    Give a rouse, give a rouse, with a will!
    For the sons of old Dartmouth,
    For the daughters of Dartmouth.
    Though ‘round the girdled Earth they roam,
    Her spell on them remains.
    They have the still North in their hearts,
    The hill winds in their veins,
    And the granite of New Hampshire
    In their muscles and their brains.
    And the granite of New Hampshire
    In their muscles and their brains.

    Dear old Dartmouth, set a watch,
    Lest the old traditions fail.
    Stand as sister stands by brother.
    Dare a deed for the old mother.
    Greet the world from the hills with a hail!
    For the sons of old Dartmouth,
    For the daughters of Dartmouth.
    Around the world they keep for her
    Their old undying faith.
    They have the still North in their soul,
    The hill winds in their breath,
    And the granite of New Hampshire
    Is made part of them ‘til death.
    And the granite of New Hampshire
    Is made part of them ’til death.

  2. “Glory to Dartmouth”

    Glory to Dartmouth,
    Loyal, we sing.
    Now, all together,

    Our team’s a winner,
    We’ve got the stuff!
    We wear the Dartmouth Green
    And that’s enough!

  3. “Dartmouth’s In Town Again”

    Dartmouth’s in town again,
    Team, Team, Team!
    Echo the old refrain,
    Team, Team, Team!
    Dartmouth, for you we sing.
    Dartmouth, the echoes ring.
    Dartmouth, we cheer for you!

    Down where the men in green,
    Play on play,
    Are fighting like Dartmouth men.
    We have a Dartmouth team and say,
    Dartmouth’s in town again!

  4. “As the Backs Go Tearing By”

    As the backs go tearing by,
    On their way to do or die,
    Many sighs and many tears,
    Mingle with the Harvard cheers,
    As the backs go tearing by.
    Making gain on steady gain,
    Echo swells the sweet refrain.
    Dartmouth’s going to win today!
    Dartmouth’s sure to win today,
    As the backs go tearing by!

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