2012-13 Farmingdale State Men's Basketball News

April 24, 2013
2012-13 Men's Basketball Season Recap
Farmingdale, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's basketball team finished 20-8 overall and were the #4 seed for the Conference Tournament. The Rams advanced to the championship game, but finished as the runner-up after falling to Purchase College...

April 9, 2013
Matthews Named All-Met Player of the Year
New York, N.Y. - AJ Matthews of Farmingdale State has been named the All-Met Division III men’s college basketball Player of the Year for the second consecutive year by the Met Basketball Writers Association...

March 29, 2013
Matthews Named D3hoops.com All-American
Farmingdale, N.Y. - The 2013 D3hoops.com All-America teams were announced on Thursday night, March 28th, with senior forward AJ Matthews (Brooklyn, N.Y.) being named to the First Team...

March 27, 2013
Matthews Selected to DIII News All-American Team
Farmingdale, N.Y. - Senior forward AJ Matthews (Brooklyn, N.Y.) picks up his second All-America award this season, as he was selected to the DIII News All-America Third Team...

March 21, 2013
Matthews Named NABC All-America First Team
Kansas City, Mo. - The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) announced today, March 21, the 2013 NABC Coaches' Division III All-America Teams. Selected and voted on by member coaches of the NABC...

March 18, 2013
Matthews Named NABC All-District Player of the Year
Kansas City, Mo. - The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) announced on Monday, March 18th the 2013 NABC Coaches’ Division III All-District teams and coaches, recognizing the best men’s collegiate basketball student-athletes and coaches in the division...

March 8, 2013
Matthews Named to ECAC Metro All-Star Team
Centerville, Mass. - The 2012-13 Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division III Metro Men’s Basketball All-Star teams were announced today by ECAC Interim Commissioner Steve Bamford...

February 26, 2013
Skyline Releases Winter Weekly Report #14
New York, N.Y. - The Skyline Conference released the Winter weekly report #14 on Monday, February 25th, including Player of the Week, Rookie of the Week, Honor Roll and Conference statistics for men's and women's basketball...

February 23, 2013
Rams Fall in Title Game at Purchase
Purchase, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's basketball team fell, 71-48, in the Skyline Conference Championship game this evening in Purchase, N.Y. The Rams finished the season with a 20-8 record....

February 21, 2013
Live Feeds Available for Tonight's Semifinal Games
Farmingdale, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's and women's basketball teams each play in the semifinal round of the Skyline Conference playoffs this evening. The men travel to top-seeded Old Westbury, while the women are headed up to #1 Mount Saint Mary College. Both games tip-off at 7:00 p.m...

February 21, 2013
Matthews Earns First Team All-Conference Honors
New York, N.Y. - The Skyline Conference released the 2012-13 men's basketball All-Conference team on Thursday, February 21st. Senior forward AJ Matthews (Brooklyn, N.Y.) earned First Team All-Skyline honors...

February 21, 2013
Rams Knock Off Old Westbury; Advance to Skyline Finals
Old Westbury, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's basketball knocked off top-seed Old Westbury (22-4) tonight with an 81-69 victory in the Clark Athletic Center...

February 19, 2013
Rams Advance to Semifinals with Win Over Sage
Farmingdale, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's basketball team earned an 80-65 victory over The Sage Colleges in the quarterfinals of the Skyline Conference playoffs this evening in Farmingdale, N.Y...

February 18, 2013
Skyline Releases Winter Weekly Report #13
New York, N.Y. - The Skyline Conference released the Winter weekly report #13 on Monday, February 18th, including Player of the Week, Rookie of the Week, Honor Roll and Conference statistics for men's and women's basketball...

February 16, 2013
Rams Fall at Mount Saint Mary
Newburgh, N.Y. – The Farmingdale State men's basketball team closed out the regular season with a 70-61 loss to Mount Saint Mary College this afternoon in Newburgh, N.Y. The Rams (18-7, 14-4 Skyline) will serve as the fourth seed in next week's conference tournament...

February 12, 2013
Rams Hold Off Yeshiva on Senior Night
Farmingdale, N.Y. – The Farmingdale State men’s basketball team defeated Yeshiva University, 68-61, on senior night this evening in Farmingdale, N.Y. Seniors Ryan Davis (Flushing, N.Y.), Leo Esonwune (Lagos, Nigeria), AJ Matthews (Brooklyn, N.Y.) and Christian Nunez (White Plains, N.Y.) were honored as they played in their final regular-season home game...

February 10, 2013
Balanced Offense Leads Purchase Past Rams
Purchase, N.Y. - Purchase had five players score in double-digits as the Panthers earned an 84-65 victory over the Rams on Sunday afternoon. Purchase improved to 17-5 overall and 11-4 in the conference, while Farmingdale State dropped to 17-6, 13-3...

February 6, 2013
Davis, Matthews Lead Rams Past St. Joe's
Farmingdale, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's basketball team defeated St. Joseph's, 106-63, this evening in Farmingdale, N.Y. Senior guard Ryan Davis (Queens, N.Y.) scored a game-high 29 points and had 11 assists, which tied his previous career-high and school record...

February 4, 2013
Skyline Releases Winter Weekly Report #11
New York, N.Y. - The Skyline Conference released the Winter weekly report #11 on Monday, February 4th, including Player of the Week, Rookie of the Week, Honor Roll and Conference statistics for men's and women's basketball...

February 2, 2013
Matthews Eclipses 1,000 Points in Win over Dolphins
Farmingdale, N.Y. - Junior forward AJ Matthews (Brooklyn, N.Y.) became the 5th player since 2000 to eclipse the 1,000 point plateau on Saturday afternoon in Skyline Conference men's basketball action...

January 31, 2013
Rams Hold Off Late Rally by Poly
Brooklyn, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's basketball team improved to 15-5 overall, 11-2 in conference play with an 83-75 victory over NYU-Poly last night in Brooklyn, N.Y. Senior guard Ryan Davis led the Rams with 25 points, including 11-of-12 from the free throw line...

January 29, 2013
Rams Roll Past Maritime After Strong Second Half
Farmingdale, N.Y. - Farmingdale State outscored Maritime 43-19 in the second half as they earned a 76-48 victory this evening in Farmingdale, N.Y. The Rams improved to 14-5 overall and 10-2 in the Skyline...

January 26, 2013
Rams Overcome 20-point Deficit for Win at Sage
Albany, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's basketball team completed a 20-point comeback on Saturday afternoon for a 64-60 conference victory over The Sage Colleges (8-10, 3-7)...

January 24, 2013
Rams Fall to First Place Panthers
Old Westbury, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's basketball team fell, 76-60, at Old Westbury last night. The Rams now stand at 12-5 and 8-2 in the Skyline, while the Panthers, who are in first place in the conference, improved to 15-3, 10-0...

January 22, 2013
Skyline Releases Winter Weekly Report #9
New York, N.Y. - The Skyline Conference released the Winter weekly report #9 on Tuesday, January 22, including Player of the Week, Rookie of the Week, Honor Roll and Conference statistics for men's and women's basketball...

January 22, 2013
Defense Leads Rams Past Yeshiva
New York, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's basketball team allowed a season-low 46 points as the Rams defeated Yeshiva 50-46 last night in New York, N.Y...

January 19, 2013
Nunez Leads Rams Past Mount Saint Vincent
Farmingdale, N.Y. - Senior guard Christian Nunez (White Plains, N.Y.) had a game-high 20 points on 7-of-12 shooting as Farmingdale State earned an 85-59 victory over Mount Saint Vincent this afternoon...

January 16, 2013
Rams Pickup Road Victory at St. Joe's
Patchogue, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's basketball team earned a 65-59 road win at St. Joseph's last night. The Rams now hold a 10-4 overall record and are 6-1 in the Skyline, while St. Joe's dropped to 4-10, 2-5...

January 14, 2013
Rams Edge Mount Saint Mary
Farmingdale, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's basketball team picked up a Skyline victory tonight with a 72-66 win over Mount Saint Mary College. The Rams improved to 9-4, 5-1 in conference play...

January 12, 2013
Rams Roll Past Maritime
Throggs Neck, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's basketball team improved to 8-4 overall and 4-1 in the Skyline Conference after earning an 80-50 conference win at Maritime. The Privateers fell to 1-8, 0-4 in Skyline play...

January 9, 2013
Matthews Powers Rams Past Sage
Farmingdale, N.Y. - Senior forward AJ Matthews (Brooklyn, N.Y.) led all scorers with 33 points and 20 rebounds as Farmingdale State defeated The Sage Colleges 74-55 this evening in Farmingdale, N.Y. The Rams improved to 7-4, 3-1 in Skyline play...

December 29, 2012
First Half Lead Puts Rams over York
YORK, Pa. – The Farmingdale State men's basketball team defeated York College on Saturday afternoon, with a 70-61 decision in the consolation game of the Coaches vs. Cancer Tournament...

December 28, 2012
Rams Drop Tournament Opener Against Gettysburg
York, Pa. - The Farmingdale State men's basketball team fell, 71-48, to Gettysburg in the opening game of the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic hosted by York College. The Rams dropped to 5-4 on the season, while the Bullets improved their record to 4-6...

December 17, 2012
Matthews Featured in Sunday's New York Post
Senior forward AJ Matthews was featured in Sunday's New York Post. If you missed the article yesterday, you can read it here...

December 12, 2012
Matthews Named ECAC Metro Player of the Week
Centerville, Mass. - Senior forward AJ Matthews (Brooklyn, N.Y.) was named ECAC Division III Metro Player of the Week on December 11th, 2012...

December 8, 2012
Rams Fall in Doc Greene Tourney Championship Game
Huntingdon, Pa. – The Farmingdale State men's basketball team fell to host Juniata College this afternoon, 81-61, in the Championship game of the 21st Annual Doc Greene Tournament...

December 7, 2012
Rams Advance to Championship with Win Over Valley Forge
Huntingdon, Pa. - The Farmingdale State men's basketball team advanced to the championship game of the 21st Annual Doc Greene Tournament with a 73-57 win over Valley Forge Christian Friday night...

December 6, 2012
Matthews Featured on Yahoo! Sports
Jeff Eisenberg, a College Basketball blogger for Yahoo! Sports, posted an article on Wednesday, December 5th about senior forward AJ Matthews...

December 5, 2012
Second Half Surge Leads Rams over Purchase
Farmingdale, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's basketball team improved to 2-1 in the Skyline Conference with a 78-57 victory over Purchase College...

December 4, 2012
Matthews Named ECAC Metro Co-Player of the Week
Centerville, Mass. - Senior forward AJ Matthews (Brooklyn, N.Y.) was named ECAC Division III Metro Co-Player of the Week on December 4th, 2012...

December 1, 2012
Matthews Leads Rams Past NYU-Poly
Farmingdale, N.Y. - Senior forward AJ Matthews (Brooklyn, N.Y.) led all scorers with 37 points and 23 rebounds as Farmingdale State defeated NYU-Poly 81-54 in a Skyline game this evening. The Rams improved to 3-2, 1-1 in the conference, while the Blue Jays fell to 2-4, 1-1...

November 29, 2012
Panthers Outlast Rams in Double OT
Farmingdale, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's basketball team fell, 90-88, in double overtime as they hosted Old Westbury in their Skyline Conference opener this evening in Farmingdale, N.Y. Senior forward AJ Matthews (Brooklyn, N.Y.), who fouled out with 1:36 remaining in regulation, led the way for the Rams with 32 points and 23 rebounds...

November 21, 2012
Rams Edge CUNYAC Favorite Medgar Evers
Brooklyn, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's basketball team defeated the CUNYAC preseason favorite, Medgar Evers, 62-60 on Wednesday night...

November 17, 2012
Rams Fall at Stockton in Championship Game
Pomona, N.J. - The Farmingdale State men’s basketball team fell 78-58 to Richard Stockton in the Championship game of the Stockton Tip-Off Tournament in Pomona, N.J. The Rams had advanced to the championship game with yesterday’s 5-point victory over Neumann...

November 16, 2012
Live Feeds for Men's Basketball Games
Farmingdale, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's basketball team opens the season tonight vs. Neumann College at 6:00 p.m. in the Stockton College Tip-Off Tournament...

November 16, 2012
Rams Open Season with Win over Neumann
Pomona, N.J. - The Farmingdale State men's basketball team opened the season at the Stockton Tip-Off Tournament with a 51-46 victory over Neumann University on Friday evening...

November 12, 2012
Farmingdale State Tabbed to Repeat as Skyline Men's Basketball Champions
New York, N.Y. – Led by reigning Skyline Player of the Year and Preseason All-American AJ Matthews, Farmingdale State has been selected to capture the 2012-13 men's basketball championship...

November 7, 2012
Matthews Named D3hoops.com Preseason All-American
Farmingdale, N.Y. - D3hoops.com released the preseason men's All-America teams on Wednesday, November 7th and Farmingdale State's senior forward AJ Matthews (Brooklyn, N.Y.) picked up First Team honors...

October 12, 2012
Rams Ranked 19th in DIII News Preseason Poll
Farmingdale, N.Y. - DIII News, the monthly newsletter of Division III Men's Basketball, ranked Farmingdale State as #19 in their preseason poll. Rams senior forward AJ Matthews was picked as the Preseason Player of the Year...

August 21, 2012
Farmingdale State Releases 2012-13 Men's Basketball Schedule
Farmingdale, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's basketball team released their schedule for the upcoming 2012-13 season. Erik Smiles is entering his ninth year as head coach at Farmingdale State....

August 3, 2012
Jared Silverman Joins Men's Basketball Coaching Staff
Farmingdale, N.Y. - Head men's basketball coach Erik Smiles is pleased to announce that Jared Silverman has joined the coaching staff at Farmingdale State...

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