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The Hofstra Pride men's basketball team is the basketball team that represents Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York, United States. The school's team currently competes in the Colonial Athletic Association.

Hofstra Pride
2018–19 Hofstra Pride men's basketball team
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UniversityHofstra University
Head coachJoe Mihalich (6th season)
ConferenceColonial Athletic Association
LocationHempstead, New York
ArenaDavid S. Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex
(Capacity: 5,142)
NicknamePride
ColorsBlue, White, and Gold[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 Round of 32
1976, 1977
NCAA Tournament Appearances
1976, 1977, 2000, 2001
Conference Tournament Champions
East Coast: 1976, 1977, 1994
America East: 2000, 2001
Conference Regular Season Champions
1977, 1983, 1990, 1992, 2000, 2001, 2016, 2019

Postseason resultsEdit

Division I NCAA tournament resultsEdit

The Pride have appeared in the Division I NCAA tournament four times. Their combined record is 0–4.

Year Round Opponent Result
1976 Regional Quarterfinals Connecticut L 78–80OT
1977 Regional Quarterfinals Notre Dame L 83–90
2000 First Round Oklahoma State L 66–86
2001 First Round UCLA L 48–61

Division II NCAA tournament resultsEdit

The Pride have appeared in the Division II NCAA tournament three times. Their combined record is 5–4.

Year Round Opponent Result
1959 Regional Semifinals
Regional Finals
Wesleyan (CT)
American
W 48–67
L 65–66
1962 Regional Semifinals
Regional Finals
C.W. Post
Mount St. Mary's
W 56–55
L 54–66
1963 Regional Semifinals
Regional Finals
Philadelphia Textile
Mount St. Mary's
L 50–55
W 78–71
1964 Regional Semifinals
Regional Finals
Elite Eight
Catholic
Elizabethtown
Akron
W 92–91 2OT
W 74–61
L 58–77

NIT resultsEdit

The Pride have appeared in the National Invitation Tournament (NIT) six times. Their combined record is 2–6.

Year Round Opponent Result
1999 First Round Rutgers L 45–58
2005 Opening Round Saint Joseph's L 44–53
2006 First Round
Second Round
Quarterfinals
Nebraska
Saint Joseph's
Old Dominion
W 73–62
W 77–75
L 51–61
2007 First Round DePaul L 71–83
2016 First Round George Washington L 80-82
2019 First Round NC State L 78-84

CBI resultsEdit

The Pride have appeared in the College Basketball Invitational (CBI) three times. Their combined record is 0–3.

Year Round Opponent Result
2010 First Round IUPUI L 60–74
2011 First Round Evansville L 70–77
2015 First Round Vermont L 81–85

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Hofstra Licensing Standards Guide (PDF). July 1, 2014. Retrieved April 1, 2016.

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