Fordham Rams men's basketball

Fordham Rams
2016–17 Fordham Rams men's basketball team
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]
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

The Rams have appeared in four NCAA Tournaments. Their combined record is 14.

Year Round Opponent Result/Score
1953 First Round Lebanon Valley L 8067
1954 First Round La Salle L 7674
1971 First Round
Sweet 16
W 10574
L 8575
1992 First Round Massachusetts L 8558

NIT results

The Rams have appeared in 16 National Invitation Tournaments (NIT). Their combined record is 517.

Year Round Opponent Result/Score
1943 Quarterfinals
3rd Place Game
Western Kentucky
St. John's
Washington & Jefferson
W 60–58
L 43–69
L 3439
1958 First Round
St. Francis (NY)
W 83–59
L 7074
1959 First Round Butler L 8094
1963 First Round Memphis L 4970
1965 First Round Western Kentucky L 5357
1968 First Round Duquesne
W 69–60
L 6061
1969 First Round Louisville L 7073
1972 First Round Jacksonville L 7594
1981 First Round Dayton L 6566
1982 First Round Virginia Tech L 5759
1983 First Round South Florida L 6981
1984 First Round Weber State L 6375
1985 First Round Richmond L 5759
1988 First Round Houston L 6169
1990 First Round
Second Round
W 10680
L 7481
1991 First Round
Second Round
South Florida
W 76–66
L 7874

CIT results

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

All-American Rams

Player Count Years
Bob Hassmiller 1 1939 (second team)

Rams in the NBA

Rams in other pro leagues

External links

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