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This article is about the men's basketball team at Florida A&M University. The women's team is known as the Lady Rattlers.

The Florida A&M Rattlers basketball team is the basketball team that represent Florida A&M University in Tallahassee, Florida. The school's team currently competes in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference. The team last played in the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament in 2007. Their home arena is the Teaching Gym/Alfred Lawson, Jr. Multipurpose Center, which seats a maximum of 9,639.

Florida A&M Rattlers
2018–19 Florida A&M Rattlers basketball team
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UniversityFlorida A&M University
Head coachRobert McCullum (1st season)
LocationTallahassee, Florida
ArenaAlfred Lawson, Jr. Multipurpose Center
(Capacity: 9,639)
ColorsGreen and Orange[1]
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Home jersey
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Team colours
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Away jersey
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Team colours

NCAA Tournament Appearances
1999, 2004, 2007
Conference Tournament Champions
1991, 1999, 2004, 2007


Postseason resultsEdit

NCAA Division I Tournament resultsEdit

The Rattlers have appeared in the NCAA Division I Tournament three times. Their combined record is 1–3.

Year Round Opponent Result
1999 First Round Duke L 58–99
2004 Opening Round
First Round
W 72–57
L 76–96
2007 Opening Round Niagara L 69–77

NCAA Division II tournament resultsEdit

The Rattlers have appeared in the NCAA Division II Tournament four times. Their combined record is 3–4.

Year Round Opponent Result
1957 Regional Semifinals North Carolina Central L 61–78
1959 Regional Semifinals
Regional Finals
Lincoln (MO)
North Carolina A&T
W 90–73
L 75–98
1962 Regional Semifinals
Regional Finals
Youngstown State
W 74–60
L 33–35
1978 Regional Semifinals
Regional Finals
Central Florida
W 72–69
L 78–85

Rattlers in the NBAEdit


  1. ^ Style Guide (PDF). Retrieved June 12, 2016.

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