May 2, 2006
Coach Smiles Named New York State Co-Coach of the Year
Erik Smiles, Head Men's Basketball Coach at Farmingdale State, was named the Basketball Coaches Association of New York (BCANY) Men's Division III Co-Coach of the Year on April 28th, 2006. The Basketball Coaches Association of New York, Inc. is an organization that is made up of basketball coaches of all scholastic and collegiate levels throughout the entire State of New York. Coach Smiles was selected as BCANY, Co-Coach of the Year by a sub-committee of the BCANY Board of Directors...


Apr 1, 2006
2005-06 Men's Basketball Season Summary
The men’s basketball team finished with a 23-6 record under second year head coach Erik Smiles. The Rams received multiple Skyline awards this year, after winning the schools first-ever Skyline Conference Championship. Senior Kenny McMillan was named Player of the Year for the second year in a row and First Team All-Skyline, freshman Daimien Santana was named Co-Rookie of the Year, senior Dashawn Warren was name Skyline Championship MVP and First Team All-Skyline and Coach Smiles was named Skyline Coach of the Year for the second straight season. By winning the conference championship, the Rams received an automatic bid into the NCAA Tournament, their first-ever in program history. They defeated Ursinus College in the first-round, but fell in the second-round to the eventual Division III Champions, Virginia-Wesleyan University. The team had three Top-10 National rankings. Sophomore guard Peter Lipka led the nation in 3-point field goal percentage, the Rams ranked 4th in 3-point field-goal percentage, and senior Kenny McMillan was ranked 7th in rebounds per game...


Mar 23, 2006
Kenny McMillan Named to ECAC Division III Men's Metro First Team
Cape Cod, Mass. - The ECAC has announced the 2006 Division III Men's Metro Basketball All-Star team. Senior forward Kenny McMillan (Bronx, NY/All Hallows) was named to the ECAC All-Star First Team. McMillan, the Skyline Conference player of the year, led the Rams to the Skyline Championship and a first-round victory in the NCAA Tournament. He is the all-time leading scorer at Farmingdale State and led the conference in rebounding with 11.3 rebounds per game...


Mar 22, 2006
Men's Basketball Seniors Play in NJAC-Skyline Senior Classic
JERSEY CITY, NJ - New Jersey City University swingman Mark Washington (East Orange, NJ/West Side) scored a game-high 25 points, and captivated the crown with numerous electrifying dunks to earn NJAC Most Valuable Player honors in his own arena, as the New Jersey Athletic Conference senior men cruised to a 159-112 victory over the Skyline Conference senior men, in the 2006 NJAC/Skyline Men?s Basketball Senior game, hosted by New Jersey City University at the John J. Moore Athletics and Fitness Center...


Mar 14, 2006
McMillan, Warren, Coach Smiles Named to D3hoops.com Men's All-Atlantic Region Team
Sterling, Va. - Players were nominated for these awards by the Sports Information Directors at the various schools, who were contacted several times as the season wound down to remind them to make their players eligible. There were 596 players nominated nationwide. The ballot was then made available to SIDs, who voted for 10 players in their region. SIDs voted for six frontcourt players and four backcourt players, to insure balance.


Mar 13, 2006
McMillian Named to NABC Atlantic All-District First Team
Farmingdale, NY - Senior forward Kenny McMillan (Bronx, NY/All Hallows) was named to the 2006 National Association of Basketball Coaches' Atlantic All-District First Team. McMillan led the Skyline Conference with 11.3 rebounds per game and is currently the all-time leading scorer at Farmingdale State. Junior guard Mike Hoyt from Mt. St. Mary's College in Newburgh, NY was the only other Skyline player to receive honors. Hoyt was named to the second team, leading the Skyline Conference in scoring and assists.


Mar 4, 2006
Rams Season Comes to an End in Second Round of NCAA Tournament
Virginia Beach, VA ? Farmingdale State?s best season ever came to an end tonight as they fell to Virginia Wesleyan, 71-63, in second round action of the Division III NCAA Men?s Basketball Tournament at the Batten Center in Virginia Beach, Virginia. The Rams held a seven point lead on the Marlins, who are ranked eighth in Division III, with 6:15 remaining, before Virginia Wesleyan used a 10-point run to take a three-point lead with 2:44 on the clock. Farmingdale could not get any shots to fall in the final minutes and 9-of-10 free-throws for Virginia Wesleyan sealed the victory. The Rams finish with an overall record of 23-6, while the Marlins continued their win streak to 24 games and will play the winner of Lincoln (Pa.)/Messiah...


Mar 2, 2006
Second Half Surge Puts Rams in Second Round of NCAA Tournament
Collegeville, Penn. ? With a 61-point second half, Farmingdale State (23-5) overcame an eight-point deficit to defeat Ursinus (21-7) 93-82 and advance to the second round of the Division III NCAA Tournament. This marks the first NCAA Tournament win in school history and the first Skyline Conference win in the Tournament since 2002. Farmingdale State had five players in double figures, including 17 points, six steals and four assists from junior guard Terry Menefee (Mission, KS/Shawnee Mission North)...


Mar 1, 2006
Rams Pick Up Multiple All-Conference Awards
The All-Skyline awards were released on Tuesday, February 28th, 2006 and the Rams picked up multiple awards. Senior forward Kenny McMillan (Bronx, NY/All Hallows) was named Player of the Year and First-Team All-Skyline for the second consecutive year. Senior guard Dashawn Warren (Astoria, NY/W.C. Bryant) was named First-Team All-Skyline, freshman guard Daimien Santana (Brooklyn, NY/Grady) was named Co-Rookie of the Year and Head Coach Erik Smiles and his staff received Coach/Coaching Staff of the Year for the second year in a row. The teams are selected by the Skyline Conference men's basketball coaches...


Mar 1, 2006
Coverage of Thursday's Men's Basketball Game
For coverage of the Divisin III playoffs, the NCAA outsources official broadcasts to the staff of D3hoops.com. D3Hoops.com will be carrying live coverage of the Ursinus/Farmingdale game on Thursday evening. A link will be available on the NCAA webpage (ncaasports.com), or you can go to D3hoops.com and links will be there as well...


Feb 28, 2006
Athletics Offering Fan Bus to NCAA Tourney Game
The Farmingdale State Athletic Department, in conjunction with Student Activities, will be providing a fan bus to cheer on our men's basketball team in Thursday's NCAA Division III Tournament first-round game between the Rams and Ursinus in Collegeville, Pennsylvania. The bus is available to the first 50 students/faculty/staff who sign up. The Bus will be departing Nold Hall on Thursday, March 2nd at 3pm, Game starts at 7pm. The Bus is free of charge, although all fans are responsible for their own ticket into the game ($3-$6 charge). Please sign up with Sports Information Director, Deana Ward, in Nold Hall Room 213 or by calling 631-420-2178...


Feb 27, 2006
Rams will Play Ursinus in First Round
Indianapolis, IN - The Division III Men's Basketball Bracket was announced this morning around 8:45am. Five two-team, first-round games will be conducted Thursday, March 2 with the winners advancing to play five teams which received first-round byes on Saturday, March 4. Eleven sites will host four teams for first- and second-round competition Friday-Saturday, March 3-4. Second-round winners will advance to one of four sectional-round sites March 10-11. Winners of the four sectional games will advance to the finals March 17 and 18. All games, except the finals, will be played on the campuses of competing institutions. The finals will be conducted at the Salem Civic Center in Salem, Virginia. The Rams (22-5) have received a first round match-up against Ursinus (21-6) in Collegeville, Pennsylvania. Ursinus will be the host our first-round game on Thursday, March 2nd. The winner of the game will travel on to Norfolk, Virginia to face Virginia-Wesleyan College (25-3), who are ranked number eight in the nation. Click more to view the Division III bracket...


Feb 26, 2006
NCAA Men's Basketball Selections Released
Salem, VA - The 59 teams selected to the NCAA Division III Tournament have been released tonight, Sunday, February 26th. The Tournament consists of three pools which the Selection Committee uses to make the picks each year; Pool A (the Automatic Qualifiers), Pool B (independents or schools who can't receive an AQ) and Pool C (top schools in the country who lost in their conference tourneys and did not receive the AQ). Our Skyline Champion Farmingdale State Rams (22-5) were one of the 37 teams who received an automatic bid into the tournament, Pool B had four selections and Pool C had 18 selections. Tomorrow morning, Monday, February 27th, the NCAA will announce the pairings for the Tournament around 8am...


Feb 25, 2006
Rams Win First-Ever Skyline Championship, Advance to the Dance
Farmingdale, NY - The Farmingdale State men?s basketball team will be heading to the NCAA Tournament after they defeated Manhattanville 87-79 tonight in the Skyline Conference Championship game in Farmingdale, NY. This is the first-ever Skyline Championship for the Rams and the first NCAA appearance for the men?s basketball team. Senior guard Dashawn Warren (Astoria, NY/W.C. Bryant) was named the MVP tonight after tallying 23 points, eight rebounds and four assists...


Feb 24, 2006
Young Coach, Young Program, Big Talent
The top seeded Farmingdale State men (12-2) have had a season for the record books, finishing with a regular-season record of 19-5. The Rams won their first regular-season tournament at Roanoke College in December as they defeated Wesleyan (Conn.) and Fisk to take the Rees Jewelers Christmas Classic Championship. They carried their conference win streak to 22-consecutive games - dating from February 14th, 2004 until January 30th, 2006. Senior forward Kenny McMillan (Bronx, NY/All Hallows) became the schools All-Time leading scorer on December 20th and has 1718 points to date. Kenny is now chasing the 1,000-rebound mark with just 13 rebounds to go. The Rams have a National Leader for 3-point field goal percentage in sophomore guard Peter Lipka (Shelton, CT/Shelton), who holds an average of 56.9-percent from behind the arc. Second year head coach Erik Smiles (Bridgeport, '01) holds a career-record of 41-15, winning 75 percent of his games...


Feb 24, 2006
Men's Basketball Finals will be Broadcast LIVE!!
Farmingdale State's men's basketball team has advanced to the Skyline Conference Finals this Saturday, February 25th. This is the Rams second year in a row in the Skyline Finals and they will be hosting the #2-seed Manhattanville Valiants on Saturday night at 7:00pm in Nold Hall in Farmingdale, NY. Earlier this season on December 17th, the Rams met Manhattanville in Purchase, NY and the game went into triple-overtime. The Athletics Department has teamed up with Sports Radio Net and T&D Sports Video Production to bring this game to you LIVE on our website. Game coverage will begin at 6:45pm. Click on LIVE GAMES above for the web-cast...


Feb 23, 2006
Men's Basketball Ranked Fourth in Atlantic Region
Indianapolis, IN - On February 22nd, the NCAA Division III Men's Basketball Committee released its 2006 NCAA Division III Men's Basketball Regional Poll. The Rams have been ranked fourth in the Atlantic Region. The number of ranked teams in each region is determined by the number of teams in each region. The following criteria are used to evaluate teams for this ranking: in-region winning percentage, in-region head-to-head play, in-region common opponents and an in-region quality-of-wins index...


Feb 23, 2006
Rams Advance to Finals with Win over Stevens
Farmingdale, NY ? The Farmingdale State men?s basketball team defeated Stevens (15-12) tonight, 75-54, to advance to the Skyline Conference Finals for the second year in a row. The Rams held a five-point lead at halftime, 27-22, and used a 19-8 run early in the second half to increase the margin by 19. Farmingdale State shot 62-percent from the field in the second and out-rebounded the Ducks 48-29...


Feb 22, 2006
Live Stats Available for Men's and Women's Basketball Games!!
Follow the Farmingdale State men's and women's basketball teams on Thursday night in their Skyline Conference Semifinal games with Live Stats!! The top seeded men's basketball team will be hosting #5 seed Stevens at 7pm in Farmingdale, NY. The Rams defeated Kings Point on Tuesday night, 98-72, to advance to the semifinals, while the Ducks defeated #4 seed St. Joseph's 77-68 in Patchogue, NY. Just a few weeks ago, the Rams defeated Stevens 91-73 to clinch the top seed in the Playoffs. Senior Kenny McMillan (Bronx, NY/All Hallows) led the team with game-highs of 37 points, 14 rebounds and seven steals. The third-seeded women's basketball team will be playing at #2 seed Stevens in Hoboken, NJ at 7:00pm. Farmingdale State cruised past #6 seed Manhattanville, 85-54, on Tuesday night to advance to the Skyline Semi's, while Stevens defeated #7 St. Joe's, 68-48. On January 16th, Stevens defeated the Rams 65-53, but Farmingdale State has not lost a game since, winning 10 straight. Click more to connect to the links for LIVE STATS!!!


Feb 21, 2006
Quarterfinal Games to be Broadcast LIVE!!
Farmingdale State's men's and women's basketball teams will be hosting Skyline Quarterfinal Playoff games tonight, Tuesday, February 21st at 6:00pm and 8:00pm. The Athletics Department has teamed up with Sports Radio Net and T&D Sports Video Production to offer LIVE video web-casts of select home games. Tonight's coverage will begin at 5:45pm for the women's game and the men's game will follow at 8:00pm. Go to www.farmingdalesports.com and click on LIVE GAMES for the broadcast...


Feb 21, 2006
Rams with Decisive Victory over Kings Point
Farmingdale, NY ? Three Farmingdale State seniors scored in double figures tonight to lead the Rams (20-5) to a 98-72 victory over Kings Point (10-16) in a Skyline Conference men?s basketball quarterfinal game in Farmingdale, NY. Senior Dashawn Warren (Astoria, NY/W.C. Bryant) finished with game-highs of 21 points and 10 rebounds for Farmingdale State, senior Kenny McMillan (Bronx, NY/All Hallows) had 20 points, six steals and six rebounds and senior MD Mazique (Bronx, NY/Taft) tallied 16 points. The Rams scored a season-high 62 points in the first half, hitting 7-of-9 three-pointers, and added 36 more in the second to move onto the Skyline semifinals. The men will now host #5 seed Stevens on Thursday night at 7:00pm...


Feb 15, 2006
Menefee Leads Rams over City Tech
Junior guard Terry Menefee (Mission, KS/Shawnee Mission North) and the Rams finished up their regular-season schedule on Wednesday night in a non-conference game against City Tech (8-17) in Brooklyn, NY. Menefee led Farmingdale State (19-5) with 23 points, along with four other players who scored in double figures. The Rams led 44-27 at the half and finished the game shooting 51-percent from the field and 57-percent from three-point territory...


Feb 15, 2006
McMillan Named to D3Hoops Team of the Week
Rams senior forward Kenny McMillan (Bronx, NY/All Hallows) was named to the D3Hoops.com Team of the Week on February 15th for his play last week in men's basketball. McMillan averaged 28.7 points, 15 rebounds and 6.3 steals in leading Farmingdale State to a 3-0 week. In the two conference victories, he averaged 39.5 points and seven steals. McMillan had a career-high 37 points and 14 rebounds against Stevens before closing the week by breaking his career high again with 42 points along with 14 rebounds against Mount Saint Vincent. This is Kenny's second time this season being named to the D3Hoops Team of the Week...


Feb 14, 2006
McMillan Looks towards another Milestone
Senior forward Kenny McMillan (Bronx, NY/All Hallows) has an impressive resume at Farmingdale State and will be looking to set another milestone before the season ends. After he joined the 1,000-point club in just his third year and finished the 2004-05 season with a total of 1,232 points; McMillan went after the scoring record at Farmingdale State. On December 20th in a conference game against Yeshiva, he scored his third point of the night just 2:22 into the game...


Feb 13, 2006
McMillan Named Skyline Player of the Week
Senior forward Kenny McMillan was named Skyline Player of the Week on Monday, February 13th. He averaged 28.7 points, 15.0 rebounds and 6.3 steals in leading Farmingdale State to a 3-0 week. In two conference victories, he averaged 39.5 points and seven steals. McMillan, who has 13 double-doubles, opened the week with 17 rebounds against Staten Island. He then had 37 points and 14 rebounds against Stevens before closing the week with a career-high 42 points along with 14 rebounds against Mount Saint Vincent...


Feb 13, 2006
St. Joseph's Upsets the Rams
Patchogue, NY - In a Skyline men's basketball game on Monday night, the Rams (18-5, 12-2) were upset by St. Joseph's College (15-9, 8-5), 70-68. Farmingdale State held a 6-point lead at the half, but St. Joseph's showed no signs of giving up. Junior Brian Fenton (Levittown, NY/Island Trees) hit a three-pointer to give St. Joe's a one-point lead at 9:17, which they would build up to an eight-point cushion. The Rams came back as senior Kenny McMillan (Bronx, NY/All Hallows) and junior Terry Menefee (Mission, KS/Shawnee Mission North) scored 10 of the final 14 points for Farmingdale, tying the score at 68 with 34 seconds left. But in the last possession for St. Joseph's, sophomore Chris Niblock (Bayport, NY/Bayport-Bluepoint) hit a jumper with five seconds on the clock to give the Golden Eagles a two-point lead and the 70-68 conference victory...


Feb 11, 2006
McMillan Scores 42 in Rams Eighth Straight Victory
Farmingdale, NY ? Senior Kenny McMillan (Bronx, NY/All Hallows) finished with a career-high 42 points, 14 rebounds and seven steals to help Farmingdale State (18-4, 12-1) defeat Mount Saint Vincent (9-14, 5-8) 91-79 today in Farmingdale, NY. The Rams trailed by 11 points with seven minutes to go in the first half, but inched their way back to take a 45-42 lead into halftime...


Feb 8, 2006
Men Clinch Top Seed in Skyline Tournament
Farmingdale, NY - Senior Kenny McMillan (Bronx, NY/All Hallows) netted a career-high 37 points to help Farmingdale State (17-4, 11-1) clinch the top seed in the Skyline Conference Tournament with a 91-73 victory over Stevens (11-10, 6-5) tonight in Farmingdale, NY. McMillan also tallied game-highs of 14 rebounds and seven steals...


Feb 6, 2006
Santana?s 23 Leads Rams to Sweet 16th
Farmingdale, NY ? Freshman Daimien Santana (Brooklyn, NY/Grady) scored a career-high 23 points for Farmingdale State tonight, leading the Rams to their 16th win of the season in a 79-70 victory over the College of Staten Island in Farmingdale, NY. The Rams improve to 16-4 overall, while the Dolphins fell to 11-10. Farmingdale?s 33-24 lead in the first half proved to be the deciding factor in the game as both teams scored 46 points in the second.


Feb 4, 2006
MD Scores 24 in Big Win Over Lehman
Farmingdale, NY - Farmingdale State improved to 15-4 overall with a 87-54 win over Lehman College (11-11) today in Farmingdale, NY. Senior MD Mazique (Bronx, NY/Taft) scored 24 points for the Rams, hitting 6-of-8 from three point territory. Senior Kenny McMillan (Bronx, NY/All Hallows) finished with 18 points and 14 rebounds...


Feb 1, 2006
Mazique and McMillan Lead the Rams
Farmingdale, NY - Farmingdale State (14-4, 10-1) defeated Skyline opponent Kings Point (9-10, 4-4) tonight 74-63, redeeming themselves from a 30-point loss on January 19th that broke their 22-game conference win streak. Rams senior MD Mazique (Bronx, NY/Taft) finished with a game-high 26 points (6-of-7 from three point land) and grabbed seven rebounds, while senior Kenny McMillan (Bronx, NY/All Hallows) tallied a double-double of 23 points and 11 boards...


Jan 30, 2006
MD Mazique Named Skyline Player of the Week
Senior guard MD Mazique (Brooklyn, NY/Taft) was named Skyline Player of the Week on January 30th for men's basketball. Mazique averaged 19.5 points, 3.0 rebounds and 2.0 assists while shooting 70.6 percent from the floor and 83.3 percent from 3-point range in a 2-0 week for Farmingdale State. Mazique scored 16 points on 6-for-7 shooting in a win on the road over Maritime. In a first-place showdown, he scored 23 points and was a perfect 10-for-10 from the free-throw line as the Rams earned a 109-89 win on the road over Mount Saint Mary...


Jan 30, 2006
McMillan Leads Rams Over Panthers
Farmingdale, NY - Farmingdale State senior Kenny McMillan (Bronx, NY/All Hallows) led the Rams over Old Westbury tonight with 27 points and 11 boards. Farmingdale trailed 36-33 at the half before shooting 70-percent from the field in the second (7-of-9 from behind the arc) to score 53 points and take the 86-64 Skyline conference victory...


Jan 29, 2006
Watch the Rams Online LIVE!!
The men's basketball game on Monday night, January 30th against Skyline opponent Old Westbury will be video broadcast LIVE online. The game will begin at 7:00pm with coverage starting at 6:45pm. Audio will be offered as well for anyone who is not able to view the video. Please join us at the game or by clicking on LIVE GAMES above. Lets go Rams!!


Jan 28, 2006
Men's Basketball Takes First Place in Skyline
Newburgh, NY - The Rams (12-4, 8-1) took over sole posession of first place in the Skyline today with a 109-89 win over Mount Saint Mary College (17-3, 8-2) in a men's basketball match-up in Newburgh, NY. Farmingdale led 50-28 at the half and was able to keep the pressure on throughout for the conference victory. Senior guard Dashawn Warren (Astoria, NY/W.C. Bryant) led the Rams with 29 points (5-of-10 from behind the arc), 14 rebounds and five assists...


Jan 24, 2006
Santana Leads Rams over Maritime
Throggs Neck, NY - Freshman guard Daimien Santana (Brooklyn, NY/Grady) finished with a game-high 21 points, shooting 6-of-13 from behind the arc, to lead Farmingdale State (11-4, 7-1) over Maritime College (3-13, 0-7) in a conference game in Throggs Neck, NY.


Jan 23, 2006
Peter Lipka Named to Skyline Honor Roll
Sophomore guard Peter Lipka (Shelton, CT/Shelton) was named to the Skyline Honor Roll on January 23rd for men's basketball. Lipka currently leads the nation in 3-point field goal percentage and this week hit a career-high 7 three-pointers (7-of-13) with a total of 27 points, in the Rams 103-77 win over Centenary College on January 17th. He finished the week averaging 16.5 points and shot 47.4% from behind the arc...


Jan 19, 2006
Men's Basketball Win Streak Snapped
Kings Point, NY - Farmingdale State's men's basketball team suffered their first regular-season conference loss in 23 games tonight, losing to Merchant Marine 85-55 in a rowdy Liebertz Gynasium in Kings Point, NY. The Rams fall to 10-4, 6-1 Skyline, while the Mariners improve to 7-6, 2-2 Skyline. Tonight's loss was the teams first regular-season conference loss since February 11, 2004...


Jan 18, 2006
Rams with Division III National Rankings
Second year head coach Erik Smiles and the Farmingdale State men's basketball team has been nothing but successful this season. After starting off 2-3 overall, they won two conference games to get over the .500 hump at 4-3 and then won their first-ever regular-season tournament, the Rees Jewelers Christmas Classic, on December 30th to go into the break with a 6-3 overall record. Right now, the Rams are currently 10-3, 6-0 in the Skyline and riding an eight-game win streak, along with a stretch of 22 consecutive regular-season conference victories dating back to February 14th, 2004. To add to their success on the court, the team is ranked nationally in seven categories and has three players who individually rank among all Division III players in the nation, including one player leading the nation in three-point field goal percentage...


Jan 18, 2006
Dashawn Warren Makes D3Hoops Team of the Week
Senior guard Dashawn Warren (Astoria, NY/W.C. Bryant) made the D3Hoops.com Team of the Week for his play during the week ending January 15th. He led the Rams 3-0 week averaging 18 points, 7.3 boards and five assists per game. He made 12-of-22 (54%) from three-point land, hitting on five in the 92-62 win over St. Joseph?s, four in the 91-59 win over Briarcliffe and three in the 70-62 win over Old Westbury...


Jan 17, 2006
Lipka's 27 Points Leads Rams Past Centenary
Hackettstown, NJ - Sophomore guard Peter Lipka (Shelton, CT/Shelton), who currently leads the nation in three-point field-goal percentage, sank 7 three-pointers tonight, tallying a game-high 27 points to lead the Rams past Centenary College 103-77. Farmingdale State has won eight games in a row and improves to 10-3, 6-0 Skyline. The Cyclones fall to 2-12, 0-6 Skyline...


Jan 16, 2006
Dashawn Warren Named to Skyline Honor Roll
Senior guard Dashawn Warren (Astoria, NY/W.C. Bryant) was named to the Skyline Honor Roll on January 16th for men's basketball. Warren averaged 18.0 points, 7.3 rebounds and 5.0 assists in a 3-0 week for the Rams. He shot 54-percent from three-point land (12-of-22) hitting five three?s in the win over St. Joseph's...


Jan 14, 2006
Rams Continue Win Streak Over Panthers
Old Westbury, NY - Farmingdale State (9-3, 5-0 Skyline) continued their winning ways on Saturday afternoon with a victory over SUNY rival Old Westbury (6-6, 2-2 Skyline). The Rams led 29-23 at the half, before the Panthers came back to tie it with 13 minutes remaining in the game. Freshman guard Daimien Santana (Brooklyn, NY/Grady) scored 10 of his 13 points in the second half, helping Farmingdale State to the 70-62 victory. The win marks the seventh win in a row and the 21st consecutive regular-season conference win by the Rams...


Jan 11, 2006
Lipka Shoots Lights Out for Farmingdale
Farmingdale, NY ? Farmingdale State sophomore Peter Lipka (Shelton, CT/Shelton) scored a game-high 21 points in just 25 minutes of play in the Rams 91-59 victory over visiting Briarcliffe College on Wednesday night in Farmingdale, NY. Lipka shot 5-for-7 from 3-point land (8-of-11 from the field), grabbed four steals and dished out four assists. Lipka currently ranks 2nd in the nation for three-point field goal percentage. The Rams improve to 8-3, while Briarcliffe falls to 7-11...


Jan 9, 2006
Six Rams in Double Figures for Conference Win
Farmingdale, NY - Farmingdale State freshman guard Daimien Santana (Brooklyn, NY/Grady) led the Rams in a 92-62 win over St. Joseph's with 20 points. Farmingdale State won their 20th consecutive regular-season conference game and improved to 7-3, 4-0 in the Skyline. The Golden Eagles fall to 7-6, 1-2 in the Skyline...


Jan 6, 2006
Basketball Games to be Broadcast Online
On Monday, January 9th, the men's and women's basketball double-header against Skyline opponent St. Joseph's College will be broadcast online LIVE by video. The women's game will begin at 5:00pm and the men's game will follow shortly after around 7:00pm. This will be the first time Farmingdale State has offered a live video webcast of a game. Please join us either at the game or by watching the live video here on our website. Click on the LIVE GAMES link above to connect to the webcast. Audio will be offered as well for anyone who is not able to view the video. Lets go Rams!!


Jan 2, 2006
Dashawn Warren Named to Skyline Honor Roll
Senior guard Dashawn Warren (Astoria, NY/W.C. Bryant) was named to the Skyline Honor Roll on January 2nd for men's basketball. Warren, the tournament MVP, averaged 16.0 points, 4.0 rebounds and 3.5 assists in leading the Rams to their first-ever championship at the Randolph-Macon Christmas Classic...


Dec 30, 2005
Rams Win Rees Jewelers Xmas Classic
The Farmingdale State men's basketball team tonight defeated Fisk University in the Championship game of the Rees Jewelers Christmas Classic at Randolph-Macon College in Ashland, VA. The Rams defeated Fisk 69-51 as Farmingdale senior guard Dashawn Warren (Astoria, NY/W.C. Bryant) was named Tournament MVP and senior forward Kenny McMillan (Bronx, NY/All Hallows) was named to the All-Tournament Team...


Dec 29, 2005
Rams Advance to Xmas Classic Championship
Farmingdale State men's basketball improved to 5-3 overall with a win over Kenyon College (3-6) at the Randolph-Macon College Rees Jewelers Christmas Classic on Thursday, December 29th. The Rams led 37-26 at the half and continued to score on Kenyon in the second for the 81-59 victory...


Dec 21, 2005
Kenny Mac Named to D3Hoops Team of the Week
Rams senior forward Kenny McMillan (Bronx, NY/All Hallows) was named to the D3Hoops.com Team of the Week for his play the week of December 12th - 18th. After a 12-point, eight-rebound performance in a 68-59 loss to New Jersey City, McMillan led the Rams to a 103-102 triple-overtime victory at Manhattanville. In the win, he netted 35 points on 14-of-23 shooting (61%) while grabbing 13 rebounds and five steals...


Dec 21, 2005
Farmingdale State Athletics Teams Up with Sports Radio Network
Farmingdale, NY - The Farmingdale State Athletics Department will be teaming up with Sports Radio Network (www.sportsradionet.com) and T & D Sports Video Productions (www.tdsportsvideo.com) in 2006, to provide live audio and video web-casts of select men's and women's basketball games during the second half of the 2005-06 basketball season...


Dec 20, 2005
Kenny McMillan Named Met Basketball Player of the Week
Senior Kenny McMillan (Bronx, NY/All Hallows) claimed this week's PrestoSports/MBWA Player of the Week Award by leading Farmingdale State (3-3 Overall, 2-0 Skyline) to a 1-1 week. Opening up on the road at New Jersey City University, he scored 12 points while grabbing 8 caroms. Two nights later, McMillan led the Rams to a 103-102 triple overtime victory at Manhattanville. In that contest, the 6'4" forward netted 35 points while grabbing 13 rebounds and 5 steals. For his career he now has 1,347 points, just three away from becoming Farmingdale?s all-time leading scorer. McMillan was also honored as this week?s Skyline Conference Player of the Week...


Dec 20, 2005
Kenny McMillan Named Skyline Player of the Week
Senior forward Kenny McMillan (Bronx, NY/All Hallows) was named the Skyline Conference Player of the Week for men's basketball on December 19th. McMillan averaged 23.5 points, 10.5 rebounds and 3.0 steals in two games for Farmingdale State University last week. McMillan had 12 points and eight rebounds in a non-conference loss to New Jersey City. He then finished with game-highs of 35 points and 13 rebounds along with five steals in a 103-102 triple-overtime victory over Manhattanville. With 1,347 career points, McMillan is just three points away from becoming Farmingdale?s all-time leading scorer...


Dec 20, 2005
McMillan Breaks Scoring Record; Leads Rams Over Yeshiva
Farmingdale, NY Farmingdale State senior forward Kenny McMillan (Bronx, NY/All Hallows) broke Farmingdale State's All-Time scoring record tonight in men's basketball action against Yeshiva University, as the Rams came out victorious 73-66. The win marks Farmingdale State's 19th consecutive regular-season conference victory; improving their record to 4-3, 3-0 in the Skyline. The Maccabees fall to 6-6, 4-2 in the Skyline. McMillan scored his third point of the night just 2:22 into the game to break the former record of 1349 (which was held by former teammate Damian McKenzie) and now holds 1364 career points to date...


Dec 17, 2005
Seniors Lead Rams in Triple Overtime Victory
The Farmingdale State men's basketball team improved to 3-3 overall, 2-0 in the Skyline after todays 103-102 triple-overtime conference victory in Purchase, NY against Manhattanville College (4-3, 1-2 Skyline). Manhattanville led the entire first period and by as much as 18 points in the second, before the Rams went on a 21-12 run to get within nine points...


Dec 15, 2005
Live Stats Available for NJCU Basketball Doubleheader
Follow Thursday's women's and men's basketball games against New Jersey City University online with Live Stats! Follow the official statistical scoring and play-by-play in real time, as the game is going on. LIVE STATS! are available courtesy of NJCU. Go to, www.njcugothicknights.com, to find stats for the women's game at 6 p.m. or the men's game at 8 p.m...


Dec 15, 2005
Second Half Not Enough for Men's Basketball
After trailing 32-19 at the half, Farmingdale State (2-3) fought back to outscore New Jersey City University in the second, but came up short 68-59 tonight in Jersey City, NJ. New Jersey City had no players in double figures, while Rams seniors Dashawn Warren (Astoria, NY/W.C. Bryant) and Kenny McMillan (Bronx, NY/All Hallows) both scored a game-high 12 points...


Dec 13, 2005
Rutgers-Camden vs. Farmingdale State Game Postponed
Farmingdale, NY - The men?s basketball game tonight between Rutgers-Camden and Farmingdale State has been postponed due to travel difficulties. The game will be rescheduled at a later date. Sorry for any inconvenience. Farmingdale State?s next game is at New Jersey City University in Jersey City, NJ on Thursday, December 15th at 8:00pm, following the women?s basketball game at 6:00pm.


Dec 8, 2005
Dashawn Warren and the Rams Extend Win Streak
Farmingdale State (2-2, 1-0 Skyline) continued their regular-season conference winning streak tonight with a 74-70 victory over Maritime College (2-3, 0-1 Skyline). The Rams extended their streak to 17 tonight, dating back to February 14th, 2004 when they defeated Maritime 81-66...


Dec 3, 2005
Live Stats Available for Basketball Home Games
The Farmingdale State Sports Information Department will be offering live stats on the website for all men's and women's basketball home games. The stats are updated on each play as they are typed in the computer at the scorers table. You can connect to the live stats from the Farmingdale State Sportsticker, as well as both the men's and women's schedules. We are also working on live audio and live video feeds for select home games, stay tuned...


Nov 30, 2005
Kunkel Tips in Game-Winner against the Rams
Baruch?s George Kunkel (Glendale, NY/Archbishop Molloy) tipped in a rebound with 8 seconds remaining to cap off a second half rally and defeat Farmingdale State 88-87. The Bearcats improved to 5-1 this season, while the Rams fall to 1-2. Farmingdale got the final chance for the win, but a blocked shot by Carl Emengo (Brooklyn, NY/Canarsie) preserved the victory for Baruch...


Nov 29, 2005
Kenny McMillan Named to Skyline Honor Roll
Senior forward Kenny McMillan (Bronx, NY/All Hallows) was named to the Skyline Conference Player of the Week Honor Roll for men's basketball on November 29th. Kenny averaged 16.5 points, 13.5 rebounds and 5.5 steals at the Western Connecticut Invite...


Nov 27, 2005
Rams Fall in WCSU Tournament Championship
Western Connecticut?s men?s basketball team defeated Farmingdale State, 78-70, in the championship game of the WCSU Holiday Tournament at the Feldman Arena Sunday afternoon. The Rams fell to 1-1 on the season, while WCSU improves to 4-1. Junior Greg Cole (Terrytown, NY) led WCSU with 24 points and four rebounds. Freshmen Dashon Jennings (Bridgeport, CT) and Kyle Norfleet (Waterbury, CT) added 13 and 12 point, respectively...


Nov 26, 2005
McMillans? Game-Highs Enough for the Rams
The Rams opened up the 2005-06 regular season schedule with an 82-70 victory over Wesleyan (1-3) at the Western Connecticut State University Tournament on Saturday night at the Feldman Arena in Danbury, CT. Senior forward Kenny McMillan (Bronx, NY/All Hallows) led the surge for Farmingdale State finishing with game-highs of 23 points, 16 rebounds and seven assists...


Nov 16, 2005
Rams Selected as Favorite in Men's Basketball
The Farmingdale State University men?s basketball team, which went unbeaten in Skyline Conference play last season, has been selected as the conference favorite in the preseason coaches? poll. The Rams, led by second-year head coach Erik Smiles, received 96 points and six first-place votes...


Nov 15, 2005
Men's Basketball Season Preview
The 2005-06 Farmingdale State men?s basketball team enters their third season in the Skyline Conference under second-year head coach Erik Smiles. Last season, the Rams went undefeated 14-0 in the conference, advancing to the Skyline Conference Championship game before falling to Mount Saint Mary, 87-79 in a close final. This season, the Rams have been selected as the favorite in the Skyline Preseason Coaches? Poll, receiving 96 points and six first-place votes...