Colgate Raiders men's basketball

The Colgate Raiders men's basketball team represents Colgate University in Hamilton, New York in NCAA Division I competition. The school's team competes in the Patriot League and play their home games in Cotterell Court.

Colgate Raiders
2020–21 Colgate Raiders men's basketball team
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UniversityColgate University
Head coachMatt Langel (9th season)
ConferencePatriot League
LocationHamilton, New York
ArenaCotterell Court
(Capacity: 1,750)
NicknameRaiders
ColorsMaroon 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 Appearances
1995, 1996, 2019, 2021
Conference tournament champions
1995, 1996, 2019, 2021
Conference regular season champions
1994, 1995, 1996, 2019, 2020
Conference division season champions
Patriot North: 2021

Postseason historyEdit

NCAA Tournament resultsEdit

The Raiders have appeared in four NCAA Tournaments. Their combined record is 0–4.[2]

Year Round Opponent Result
1995 First Round #1 Kansas L 68–82
1996 First Round #1 Connecticut L 59–68
2019 First Round #2 Tennessee L 70–77
2021 First Round #3 Arkansas L 68–85

CBI resultsEdit

The Raiders have appeared in the College Basketball Invitational (CBI) one time. Their record is 0–1.

Year Round Opponent Result
2018 First Round San Francisco L 68–72

Retired numbersEdit

Colgate has retired five numbers to date:[3]

Colgate Raiders retired numbers
No. Player Pos. Career
11 Ernie Vandeweghe SF 1945–49
20 Tucker Neale SG 1992–95
24 Bob Duffy PG 1959–62
31 Adonal Foyle C 1994–97
44 Mike Ferrara SG 1978–81

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Colgate's Color Palette | Colgate University Communications Office". Retrieved March 18, 2019.
  2. ^ http://gocolgateraiders.com/documents/2016/8/2/Men_sBasketball.pdf?path=mbball
  3. ^ "Retired Numbers". Colgate University. 2021. Retrieved February 14, 2021.

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