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Michael Whitmer

Whitmer joined the Globe in 2001, and has covered golf since 2009 and the Patriots since 2011. A graduate of Miami University, he has worked at newspapers in Georgia and North Carolina, and also spends part of the year working on the Globe’s sports copy desk.

Latest stories

COLLEGE BASKETBALL NOTES

NU’s Peter Roby sheds light on NCAA selection process

By , Globe Staff

The NU athletic director, who is on the selection committee, talks about conspiracy theories and bubble teams.

HARVARD 80, COLUMBIA 70

Harvard wins, stays tied atop Ivy League in men’s basketball

By , Globe Staff

The road victory set up a crucial clash with Yale next Friday night at Lavietes Pavilion.

COLLEGE BASKETBALL NOTEBOOK

College basketball notebook: Northeastern men hit road seeking view from the top

By , Globe Staff

Victories on Thursday at Elon and Saturday at Charleston Southern will deliver the Huskies, at worst, a share of the regular-season conference title.

US alters qualifying for Ryder Cup team

By , Globe Staff

Players will have more time to earn points under the new system.