Hofstra University

Men's Basketball

Post-Season Records

 Nicknames:
Flying Dutchmen (1934-2000)
Pride (From April 21, 2000)
 1949
Metropolitan Intercollegiate Basketball Association
Greater New York Championship (small college) at Hofstra
1st Round:
3/7/1949  Hofstra 69 - Queens College 55
Semi-Final:
3/9/1949  Hofstra 72 - 61 Adelphi
Championship:
3/10/1949 Hofstra 62 - Brooklyn Poly 46 (upset)

 1950
Metropolitan A.A.U. Tourament
1st Round:
2/26/1950 Hofstra A.A. 65 - Carlton Y.M.C.A. 48
Quarter-Final:
3/5/1950  Union Temple 67 - Hofstra A.A. 44

 1962
Mid-Atlantic Conference
Tie-Breaker Play-off: at Memorial Hall, Muhlenburg College
3/3/1962  Hofstra 72 - Albright 47

N.C.A.A. College Division
Eastern Regionals at Albright Fieldhouse, Reading, Pa.
1st Round:
3/9/1962  Hofstra 56 - C.W. Post 55 [2nd game: Mt. St. Mary's 67-64 (4 O.T.s) v. Albright]
Regional Championship:
3/10/1962 Mount St. Mary's 66 - Hofstra 51 [Consolation Game: Albright 65-59 C.W. Post]

 1963
N.C.A.A. College Division
Eastern Regionals at Albright Fieldhouse, Reading, Pa.
1st Round:
3/8/1963  Philadelphia Textile 65 - Hofstra 60
Consolation Game:
3/9/1963  Hofstra 78 - Mount St. Mary's 71

 1964
N.C.A.A. College Division
Eastern Regionals at Hofstra, Hempstead, N.Y.
1st Round:
3/6/1964  Hofstra 92 - Catholic U. 91 (2 Overtimes) 1,100 [1st game: Elizabethtown College 74-73 Philadelphia Textile]
Regional Championship:
3/7/1964  Hofstra 74 - Elizabethtown 61 [1st game: Philadelphia Textile 94-64 Catholic] 1,100

National Tournament at Evansville, Indiana
1st Round:
3/11/1964 Akron 77 - Hofstra 58 [2nd game: North Carolina A&T 84-60 Adelphi] 3,200

 1976
N.C.A.A. Division I
Eastern Regionals at Providence Civic Center 12, 189
1st Round:
3/13/1976 Connecticut 80 - Hofstra 78 (Overtime) [1st g.: Rutgers 54-53 Princeton]

 1977
N.C.A.A. Division I
Eastern Regionals
1st Round: at the Palestra, Philadelphia
3/12/1977 Notre Dame 90 - Hofstra 83 9,208 [1st g.: Kentucky 72-68 Princeton]

 1999
National Invitation Tournament
1st Round:at Piscataway, N.J.
3/10/1999 Rutgers 58 - Hofstra 45 4,155

 2000
N.C.A.A. Division I
Eastern Regionals
1st Round: at Buffalo, N.Y.
3/17/2000 Oklahoma State 86 - Hofstra 66

 2001
N.C.A.A. Division I
East Regional
1st Round: at Greensboro, N.C.
3/15/2001 U.C.L.A. 61 - Hofstra 48

 2005
National Invitation Tournament
1st Round: at Philadelphia, Pa.
3/16/2005 St. Joseph's 53 - Hofstra 44

 2006
National Invitation Tournament
1st Round: at Hofstra
3/16/2006 Hofstra 73 - Nebraska 62
2nd Round: at St. Joseph's, Philadelphia
3/20/2006 Hofstra 77 - St. Joseph's 75 (Overtime)
Quarter-Final: at Hofstra
3/22/2006 Old Dominion 61 - Hofstra 51

 2007
National Invitation Tournament
1st Round: at DePaul
3/14/2007 DePaul 83 - Hofstra 71

 2010
College Basketball Invitational
1st Round: at Hofstra
3/17/2010 Indiana U.-Purdue U. Indianapolis 74 - Hofstra 60

 2011
College Basketball Invitational
1st Round: at Evansville, Indiana
3/15/2010 Evansville 77 - Hofstra 70

 2015
College Basketball Invitational
1st Round: at Hofstra
3/18/2015 Vermont 85 - Hofstra 81

 2016
National Invitation Invitational
1st Round: at Charles E. Smith Center, Washington, D.C.
3/16/2015 George Washington 82 - Hofstra 80


  Hofstra opened on September 23, 1935 on the former 15-acre estate of Mrs. William S. Hofstra, and was known as the Nassau College branch of New York University.

Comely Hofstra Co-Eds Complete First Basketball Season. From The Nassau Daily Review and Nassau Daily Star, March 18, 1937. Text: With a winning percentage to show for their efforts, these young women represented Hofstra college on the basketball court during the past season. They comprised the first team in the history of the institution and met a number of well known collegiate rivals. Left to right---Grace O'Brien, Helen Mroczkowska, Paula Eckhold, Louis Edelman, Janet Runcie, Gloria Hage, Doris Biedermaan, Josephine Cheslack, Elizabeth Hynes, Margaret Petry and Gertrude Runcie. Captain Elma Lobaugh is holding the ball.
Go to the Hofstra Women's Basketball Post Season Records.

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