Manhattan Jaspers basketball
|Location||New York City, NY|
|Head coach||Steve Masiello (6th year)|
|Colors||Green and White
|NCAA Tournament Sweet Sixteen|
|NCAA Tournament appearances|
|1956, 1958, 1993, 1995, 2003, 2004, 2014, 2015|
|Conference tournament champions|
|1993, 2003, 2004, 2014, 2015|
|Conference regular season champions|
|1992, 1993, 1995, 2003, 2004, 2006
MCC: 1966, 1967, 1969
Metro NY: 1949, 1953, 1955, 1959
The Manhattan Jaspers men's basketball team is the basketball team that represents Manhattan College in The Bronx, New York City, New York, United States. The school's team currently competes in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference.
NCAA Tournament results
The Jaspers have appeared in eight NCAA Tournaments. Their combined record is 3–9.
|1956||First Round||Connecticut||L 75–84|
Regional 3rd Place Game
|1993||First Round||Virginia||L 66–78|
|2003||First Round||Syracuse||L 65–76|
|2014||Second Round||Louisville||L 64–71|
|2015||First Four||Hampton||L 64–74|
The Jaspers have appeared in 18 National Invitation Tournaments (NIT). Their combined record is 8–19.
|1943||First Round||Toledo||L 47–54|
|1949||First Round||San Francisco||L 43–68|
Third Place Game
|1954||First Round||Dayton||L 79–90|
|1955||First Round||Louisville||L 86–91|
|1959||First Round||Providence||L 66–68|
|1966||First Round||Army||L 66–71|
|1973||First Round||Alabama||L 86–87|
|1974||First Round||Maryland–Eastern Shore||L 81–84|
|1994||First Round||Old Dominion||L 74–76|
|1996||First Round||Wisconsin||L 42–55|
|2002||First Round||Villanova||L 69–84|
The Jaspers have appeared in one CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament (CIT). Their combined record is 1–1.
The Jaspers' main rivals are the Iona Gaels. They also enjoy a strong rivalry with the cross-borough Fordham Rams, who they have played every season since the 1922-1923 season. Although the Rams left the MAAC for the Atlantic 10 Conference in 1990, the "Battle of the Bronx" is still played every December. Most recently, the Jaspers won 71-57 over the Rams at Barclays Center on December 22, 2014.
Manhattan leads the all-time series (57-52) as of 2016.
- Manhattan College Athletic Colors (PDF). Retrieved 2016-04-16.
- "Manhattan beats Fordham 71-57 in Battle of the Bronx". ESPN. December 22, 2014.
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