Mount St. Mary's Mountaineers men's basketball

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Mount St. Mary's Mountaineers
2016–17 Mount St. Mary's Mountaineers men's basketball team
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University Mount St. Mary's University
Conference NEC
Location Emmitsburg, MD
Head coach Jamion Christian
Arena Knott Arena
(Capacity: 3,121)
Nickname Mountaineers
Colors Blue and White[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 champions
1962*
NCAA Tournament runner-up
1981*
NCAA Tournament Final Four
1957*, 1961*, 1962*, 1981*, 1985*
NCAA Tournament appearances
1957*, 1961*, 1962*, 1963*, 1967*, 1969*, 1970*, 1979*, 1980*, 1981*, 1982*, 1985*, 1995, 1999, 2008, 2014
Conference tournament champions
1944, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1967, 1986, 1988, 1995, 1999, 2008, 2014
Conference regular season champions
1996, 2017

*= At the Division II level

The Mount St. Mary's Mountaineers men's basketball represents Mount St. Mary's University in Emmitsburg, Maryland, United States. The school's team currently led by head coach Jamion Christian and competes in the Northeast Conference. They play their home games at Knott Arena. The team has appeared in 4 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournaments, their last appearance was in 2014. They were NCAA Division II national champions in 1962.

Mount St. Mary's player Gregory Graves takes a shot during a game against LIU Brooklyn at Knott Arena on January 2, 2016.

Postseason results[edit]

NCAA Division I Tournament results[edit]

The Mountaineers have appeared in the NCAA Division I Tournament four times. Their combined record is 1–4.

Year Seed Round Opponent Result/Score
1995 #16 Round of 64 #1 Kentucky L 67–113
1999 #16 Round of 64 #1 Michigan State L 53–76
2008 #16 Opening Round
Round of 64
#16 Coppin State
#1 North Carolina
W 69–60
L 74–113
2014 #16 First Four #16 Albany L 64–71

NCAA Division II Tournament results[edit]

The Mountaineers have appeared in the NCAA Division II Tournament 12 times. Their combined record is 23–15.

Year Round Opponent Result/Score
1957 First Round
Second Round
Elite Eight
Final Four
National 3rd Place Game
CCNY
North Carolina Central
Rider
Kentucky Wesleyan
Cal State Los Angeles
W 93–84
W 106–88
W 86–66
L 81–99
W 82–72
1961 Regional Semifinals
Regional Finals
Elite Eight
Final Four
National 3rd Place Game
Virginia Union
Albright
Austin Peay
Wittenberg
South Dakota State
W 83–80
W 82–76
W 96–78
L 49–65
L 76–77
1962 Regional Semifinals
Regional Finals
Elite Eight
Final Four
National Championship Game
Albright
Hofstra
Wittenberg
Southern Illinois
Sacramento State
W 67–64 OT
W 66–54
W 43–39
W 58–57
W 58–57 OT
1963 Regional Semifinals
Regional 3rd Place Game
Bloomsburg
Philadelphia
L 61–76
L 48–54
1967 Regional Semifinals
Regional 3rd Place Game
Akron
Baldwin-Wallace
L 72–98
L 82–106
1969 Regional Semifinals
Regional Finals
Norfolk State
Oglethorpe
W 95–80
L 56–74
1970 Regional Semifinals
Regional 3rd Place Game
Stetson
Old Dominion
L 77–78
L 90–93
1979 Regional Semifinals
Regional 3rd Place Game
UMBC
Roanoke
L 74–79
W 93–89
1980 Regional Semifinals
Regional 3rd Place Game
Virginia Union
Benedict
L 70–72
W 84–82
1981 Regional Semifinals
Regional Finals
Elite Eight
Final Four
National Championship Game
Cheyney
Elizabeth City State
Northern Michigan
Green Bay
Florida Southern
W 81–75
W 78–76
W 88–74
W 76–60
L 68–73
1982 Regional Semifinals
Regional Finals
Virginia State
UDC
W 90–86
L 66–67
1985 Regional Semifinals
Regional Finals
Elite Eight
Final Four
Randolph-Macon
Winston-Salem State
C.W. Post
South Dakota State
W 62–52 3OT
W 63–56
W 69–67
L 71–78

NIT results[edit]

The Mountaineers have appeared in the National Invitation Tournament (NIT) one time. Their record is 0–1.

Year Round Opponent Result/Score
1996 First Round Illinois State L 49–73

CIT results[edit]

The Mountaineers have appeared in the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament (CIT) one time. Their record is 0–1.

Year Round Opponent Result/Score
2009 First Round James Madison L 58–69

Mountaineers in professional basketball[edit]

The following Mountaineer players have played in the NBA:

The following Mountaineer players have played in other professional leagues:

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ MSMU Graphic Standards (PDF). Retrieved 2016-03-23. 

External links[edit]