UMBC Retrievers men's basketball

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UMBC Retrievers
2015–16 UMBC Retrievers men's basketball team
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University University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Conference America East
Location Catonsville, MD
Head coach Ryan Odom (1st year)
Arena Retriever Activities Center
(Capacity: 4,000)
Nickname Retrievers
Student section Retriever Rowdies
Colors Black and Gold[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
2008
Conference tournament champions
2008

The UMBC Retrievers men's basketball team represents the University of Maryland, Baltimore County in National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I competition as a member of the America East Conference. UMBC has made one Division I postseason appearance in the NCAA tournament in 2008, in which it qualified by winning the America East Conference Tournament.[2]

Postseason[edit]

NCAA Division I Tournament results[edit]

The Retrievers have appeared in the NCAA Division I Tournament one time. Their record is 0–1.

Year Seed Round Opponent Result/Score
2008 #15 First Round #2 Georgetown L 47–66

NCAA Division II tournament results[edit]

The Retrievers have appeared in the NCAA Division II Tournament two times. Their combined record is 3–2.

Year Round Opponent Result
1979 Regional Semifinals
Regional Finals
Elite Eight
Mount St. Mary's
Virginia Union
Cheyney
W 79–74
W 58–56
L 62–65
1980 Regional Semifinals
Regional Finals
Benedict
Virginia Union
W 86–69
L 65–80

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Institutional Colors". Retrieved 2015-03-27. 
  2. ^ Ray Fittipaldo, Pitt: UMBC angles for a second run at postseason, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, December 13, 2008.