Fairleigh Dickinson Knights

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Fairleigh Dickinson Knights
University Fairleigh Dickinson University
Conference Northeast Conference
NCAA Division I
Athletic director David Langford
Location Teaneck, New Jersey
Varsity teams 17
Basketball arena Rothman Center
Baseball stadium Naimoli Family Baseball Complex
Mascot Nitro
Nickname Knights
Colors Burgundy and Blue[1]
Website fduknights.com

The Fairleigh Dickinson Knights refer to the 17 sports teams representing Fairleigh Dickinson University's Metropolitan campus in Teaneck & Hackensack, New Jersey. Fairleigh Dickinson University or (FDU) offers a variety of sports on the Division I level. The Women's Bowling Team has won two national titles in 2006 & 2010 respectively. The men's basketball team has reached the NCAA Tournament five times in the history of the program (1985, 1988, 1998, 2005, & 2016). The Knights compete in the NCAA Division I and are members of the Northeast Conference.[2]


A member of the Northeast Conference, Fairleigh Dickinson sponsors teams in eight men's and eleven women's NCAA sanctioned sports:[3]


  1. ^ "Color and Font - Fairleigh Dickinson University". Retrieved September 23, 2016.
  2. ^ http://www.northeastconference.org/
  3. ^ "Fairleigh Dickinson Knights". Fairleigh Dickinson University. Retrieved May 20, 2015.

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