Fordham Rams men's basketball

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Fordham Rams
2016–17 Fordham Rams men's basketball team
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University Fordham University
Head coach Jeff Neubauer (3rd season)
Conference Atlantic 10
Location Bronx, New York
Arena Rose Hill Gymnasium
(Capacity: 3,200)
Nickname Rams
Colors Maroon and White[1]
         
Uniforms
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Home jersey
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Team colours
Home
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Away jersey
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Team colours
Away


NCAA Tournament Sweet Sixteen
1971
NCAA Tournament appearances
1953, 1954, 1971, 1992
Conference tournament champions
MAAC: 1983
Patriot League: 1991, 1992
Conference regular season champions
1963
Patriot League: 1991, 1992 (co-champion), 1994 (co-champion)

The Fordham Rams men's basketball team represents Fordham University, located in Bronx, New York, in NCAA Division I basketball competition. They currently compete in the Atlantic 10 Conference. The Rams play their home games at the Rose Hill Gymnasium (3,200), the nation's oldest on-campus collegiate basketball arena still in use. On February 28, 1940, Fordham University played in the nation's first televised college basketball game, when the Rams fell to Pitt at Madison Square Garden.

Post-season

NCAA Tournament results

The Rams have appeared in four NCAA Tournaments. Their combined record is 1–4.

Year Round Opponent Result/Score
1953 First Round Lebanon Valley L 80–67
1954 First Round La Salle L 76–74
1971 First Round
Sweet 16
Furman
Villanova
W 105–74
L 85–75
1991 Play-in Game (does not count as an official appearance) St. Francis (PA) L 70–64
1992 First Round Massachusetts L 85–58

NIT results

The Rams have appeared in 16 National Invitation Tournaments (NIT). Their combined record is 5–17.

Year Round Opponent Result/Score
1943 Quarterfinals
Semifinals
3rd Place Game
Western Kentucky
St. John's
Washington & Jefferson
W 60–58
L 43–69
L 34–39
1958 First Round
Quarterfinals
St. Francis (NY)
Dayton
W 83–59
L 70–74
1959 First Round Butler L 80–94
1963 First Round Memphis L 49–70
1965 First Round Western Kentucky L 53–57
1968 First Round Duquesne
Dayton
W 69–60
L 60–61
1969 First Round Louisville L 70–73
1972 First Round Jacksonville L 75–94
1981 First Round Dayton L 65–66
1982 First Round Virginia Tech L 57–59
1983 First Round South Florida L 69–81
1984 First Round Weber State L 63–75
1985 First Round Richmond L 57–59
1988 First Round Houston L 61–69
1990 First Round
Second Round
Southern
Rutgers
W 106–80
L 74–81
1991 First Round
Second Round
South Florida
Massachusetts
W 76–66
L 78–74

CIT results

The Rams have appeared in one CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament (CIT). Their record is 0–1.

Year Round Opponent Result/Score
2016 First Round Boston University L 66–69

Notable Rams basketball players

All-American Rams

Player Count Years
Bob Hassmiller 1 1939 (second team)

Rams in the NBA

Rams in other pro leagues

External links

  • Official website
  1. ^ Fordham University Graphic Identity Guide (PDF). August 1, 2006. Retrieved June 2, 2016. 
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