Amherst

Schedule

All times Eastern
Overall: 17-7 - Conference: 7-3
11/18 vs. Green Mountain Final W, 83-41 BX RC
11/19 vs. St. Lawrence Final W, 90-68 BX PH
11/21 at Anna Maria Final W, 75-64 BX
11/29 vs. Westfield State Final W, 84-59 BX
12/3 vs. Emerson Final W, 79-62 BX
12/6 vs. Brandeis Final W, 76-58 BX
12/8 vs. Babson Final - 2OT W, 99-97 BX RC PH PH
12/10 vs. Lasell Final W, 92-68 BX
12/14 at Springfield Final L, 71-70 BX RC
12/31 vs. Keystone Final W, 119-69 BX
1/3 at Eastern Connecticut Final L, 87-75 BX
1/6 at Williams * • Final W, 80-72 BX PH
1/13 at Wesleyan * • Final L, 73-59 BX PH
1/14 at Connecticut College * • Final - OT L, 83-76 BX PH
1/20 vs. Bowdoin * • Final W, 66-64 BX
1/21 vs. Colby * • Final W, 81-67 BX
1/25 vs. Williams Final W, 72-64 BX PH
1/28 vs. Trinity (Conn.) * • Final W, 66-53 BX RC
1/31 at Rhode Island College Postponed
2/3 vs. Bates * • Final W, 74-65 BX
2/4 vs. Tufts * • Final W, 84-71 BX RC PH
2/7 vs. Wesleyan Final - OT L, 73-72 BX
2/10 at Middlebury * • Final L, 106-91 BX
2/11 at Hamilton * • Final W, 86-75 BX
2/18 vs. Williams Final L, 76-69 BX

(* Conference; • Region)
All times Eastern
Overall: 17-7 - Conference: 7-3
1/6 at Williams * • W, 80-72 BX PH
1/13 at Wesleyan * • L, 73-59 BX PH
1/14 at Connecticut College * • L, 83-76 BX PH
1/20 vs. Bowdoin * • W, 66-64 BX
1/21 vs. Colby * • W, 81-67 BX
1/28 vs. Trinity (Conn.) * • W, 66-53 BX RC
2/3 vs. Bates * • W, 74-65 BX
2/4 vs. Tufts * • W, 84-71 BX RC PH
2/10 at Middlebury * • L, 106-91 BX
2/11 at Hamilton * • W, 86-75 BX

(* Conference; • Region)
/conf/NESCAC/Men/2016-17/standings-div1 : /conf/NESCAC/Men/2016-17/standings-div2 : /conf/NESCAC/Men/2016-17/standings

2016-17

Tufts 8-2 20-5
Middlebury 8-2 22-3
Amherst 7-3 17-7
Trinity (Conn.) 6-4 16-9
Wesleyan 6-4 19-6
Williams 5-5 18-7
Bates 4-6 15-10
Hamilton 4-6 16-9
Connecticut College 3-7 13-10
Bowdoin 3-7 12-11
Colby 1-9 10-14

Past Records

2015-16 (26-6, 8-2 NESCAC)
2014-15 (21-8, 6-4 NESCAC)
2013-14 (27-4, 9-1 NESCAC)
2012-13 (30-2, 10-0 NESCAC)
2011-12 (26-3, 10-0 NESCAC)
2010-11 (25-4, 7-2 NESCAC)
2009-10 (14-11, 3-6 NESCAC)
2008-09 (21-7, 7-2 NESCAC)
2007-08 (27-4, 9-0 NESCAC)
2006-07 (30-2, 8-1 NESCAC)

Team Info

Coach: David Hixon
Conference: NESCAC

Amherst

Enrollment (FT undergrads): 1792
Location: Amherst, MA
Colors: Purple, White, Black
Region: Northeast
Arena: LeFrak Gymnasium (1800)
Official Website: Men | Women
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News Releases

February 4, 2017 Riopel Sparks No. 11 Amherst Past No. 9 Tufts, 84-71 No. 11 Amherst College used a game-high 19-point effort from Michael Riopel ’18, including a 5-for-7 showing from three-point range to help spark the Purple & White to a 84-71 victory over Tufts University in Saturday afternoon’s NESCAC men’s basketball game at LeFrak Gymnasium.
January 25, 2017 Wednesday men: Rivalry night revelry Rivalry games between Calvin/Hope, Williams/Amherst and Stevens Point/Whitewater are a special treat, and it's especially rare when they all happen on the same night. Plus Christopher Newport and Salisbury play another thriller and two coaches hit milestones.
December 14, 2016 Pride springs major upset Springfield was 0-2 against the NESCAC and Amherst was 2-0 against the NEWMAC, but neither trend held on Wednesday night. Springfield built a 10-point lead and held on to beat top-ranked Amherst 71-70 at Blake Arena.
December 8, 2016 Hoopsville: The Undefeateds The season has started fast and for some teams they still haven't lost. Not unexpected for some, maybe completely unexpected for others. On Thursday's edition of Hoopsville, Dave talks to several undefeated teams including the both No. 1 Amherst and No. 2 Babson coaches after their double-overtime thriller. Watch On Demand now!
December 8, 2016 Awesome Dawson shot lifts Amherst Jayde Dawson's game-winning shot with less than a second to play in double overtime gave No. 1 Amherst a 99-97 victory over No. 2 Babson. Amherst's Johnny McCarthy hit two game-tying threes in extra time while Joey Flannery scored 41 for Babson. Game recap courtesy of Babson.
November 13, 2016 14th Hoopsville Season Debut The basketball season is about to tip-off, but not without Hoopsville hitting the air first! Tuesday night Dave talked to the two preseason number one teams, two defending championships, and the men's and women's basketball National Committee chairs. Watch the show On Demand now!