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
Conference A-10
Location Bronx, NY
Head coach Jeff Neubauer (2nd year)
Arena Rose Hill Gymnasium
(Capacity: 3,200)
Nickname Rams
Colors Maroon and White[1]
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Home jersey
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Team colours
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Away jersey
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Team colours
NCAA Tournament Sweet Sixteen
NCAA Tournament appearances
1953, 1954, 1971, 1992
Conference tournament champions
MAAC: 1983
Patriot League: 1991, 1992
Conference regular season champions
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). 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.


NCAA Tournament results[edit]

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
W 105–74
L 85–75
1992 First Round Massachusetts L 85–58

NIT results[edit]

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

Year Round Opponent Result/Score
1943 Quarterfinals
3rd Place Game
Western Kentucky
St. John's
Washington & Jefferson
W 60–58
L 43–69
L 34–39
1958 First Round
St. Francis (NY)
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
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
W 106–80
L 74–81
1991 First Round
Second Round
South Florida
W 76–66
L 78–74

CIT results[edit]

The Rams have appeared in one 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[edit]

All-American Rams[edit]

Player Count Years
Bob Hassmiller 1 1939 (second team)

Rams in the NBA[edit]

Rams in other pro leagues[edit]

External links[edit]

  1. ^ Fordham University Graphic Identity Guide (PDF). 2006-08-01. Retrieved 2016-06-02.