Fairleigh Dickinson Knights men's basketball

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Fairleigh Dickinson Knights
2019–20 Fairleigh Dickinson Knights men's basketball team
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UniversityFairleigh Dickinson University
Head coachGreg Herenda (7th season)
ConferenceNortheast Conference
LocationHackensack, New Jersey
ArenaRothman Center
(Capacity: 5,000)
NicknameKnights
ColorsBurgundy and Blue[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 Appearances
1985, 1988, 1998, 2005, 2016, 2019
Conference Tournament Champions
1985, 1988, 1998, 2005, 2016, 2019
Conference Regular Season Champions
NEC: 1982, 1986, 1988, 2006, 2019

The Fairleigh Dickinson Knights men's basketball team represents Fairleigh Dickinson University in Hackensack, New Jersey, United States. The school's team currently competes in the Northeast Conference and plays their home games at the Rothman Center. FDU is currently coached by Greg Herenda.

Postseason results[edit]

NCAA Tournament results[edit]

The Knights have appeared in six NCAA Tournaments. Their combined record is 1–6.

Year Seed Round Opponent Result
1985 #16 First Round #1 Michigan L 55–59
1988 #16 First Round #1 Purdue L 79–94
1998 #15 First Round #2 Connecticut L 85–93
2005 #16 First Round #1 Illinois L 55–67
2016 #16 First Four #16 Florida Gulf Coast L 65–96
2019 #16 First Four
First Round
#16 Prairie View A&M
#1 Gonzaga
W 82–76
L 49-87

NAIA Tournament results[edit]

The Knights have appeared in two NAIA Tournaments. Their record is 1–2.

Year Round Opponent Result
1952 First Round Indiana State L 72–79
1959 First Round
Second Round
Culver-Stockton
Illinois State
W 77–66
L 64–68

NIT results[edit]

The Knights have appeared in two National Invitation Tournaments (NIT). Their combined record is 0–2.

Year Round Opponent Result
1991 First Round Siena L 85–90
2006 Opening Round Manhattan L 77–80

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fairleigh Dickinson University Athletic Communications". June 6, 2017. Retrieved March 20, 2019.

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