- Matthews Named Preseason Player of the Year; Rams Ranked #19 -
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 (Brooklyn, N.Y.) was picked as the Preseason Player of the Year and a DIII News Top 24 Selection.
Matthews, a 2012 NABC Division III All-American and DIII News First Team All-American, will lead the Rams this year. Last season, he finished as the National leader for both Rebounding (16.3) and Double-doubles (26).
The Rams tip-off the season at the Richard Stockton College Tip-Off Tournament on Friday, November 16th and Saturday, November 17th. Farmingdale State will square off against Neumann College on Friday night.
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