Lafayette Leopards men's basketball

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Lafayette Leopards
2014–15 Lafayette Leopards men's basketball team
Lafayette Leopards athletic logo
University Lafayette College
Conference Patriot League
Location Easton, PA
Head coach Fran O'Hanlon (19th year)
Arena Kirby Sports Center
(Capacity: 3,500)
Nickname Leopards
Colors

Maroon and White

            
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 appearances
1957, 1999, 2000
Conference tournament champions
1999, 2000
Conference regular season champions
Middle Atlantic Conference: 1946, 1949
Mid-3: 1950, 1952
ECC: 1970, 1971, 1973, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1980, 1981, 1988
Patriot League: 1998, 1999, 2000

The Lafayette Leopards men's basketball team represents Lafayette College in Easton, Pennsylvania in NCAA Division I competition. The school's team competes in the Patriot League and plays home games in Kirby Sports Center.[1] The Leopards are currently coached by Fran O'Hanlon.

NCAA Tournament results[edit]

The Leopards have appeared in three NCAA Tournaments. Their combined record is 0–4.

Year Round Opponent Result/Score
1957 Regional Semifinal
Regional Third Place
Syracuse
Canisius
L 71–75
L 76–82
1999 First Round #2 Miami L 54–75
2000 First Round #2 Temple L 47–73

NIT results[edit]

The Leapards have appeared in five National Invitation Tournaments. Their combined record is 1–5.

Year Round Opponent Result/Score
1955 First Round Niagara L 70–83
1956 First Round St. Francis (NY) L 74–85
1972 First Round
Quarterfinals
Virginia
Jacksonville
W 72–71
L 76–87
1975 First Round St. John's L 76–94
1980 First Round Virginia L 56–67

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