Amherst Mammoths

Schedule

All times Eastern
Overall: 17-9 - Conference: 7-3
11/17 vs. Sarah Lawrence Final W, 83-51 BX
11/18 vs. Western New England Final W, 73-61 PH BX
11/20 at Westfield State Final W, 84-48 BX
12/2 at Emerson Final W, 78-65 BX
12/5 vs. Anna Maria Final W, 78-41 BX
12/7 at Babson Final L, 72-71 BX RC
12/9 at Lasell Final W, 89-62 BX
12/12 vs. Springfield Final W, 71-66 BX
12/30 at Southeastern (Fla.) Final L, 76-65 BX
1/2 vs. Eastern Connecticut Final L, 95-92 PH BX
1/5 at Trinity (Conn.) * • Final L, 69-63 RC BX
1/8 at Brandeis Final W, 102-82 RC BX
1/12 vs. Connecticut College * • Final W, 72-57 BX
1/13 vs. Wesleyan * • Final L, 70-66 BX
1/17 at Williams Final L, 72-69 PH BX
1/20 vs. Hamilton * • Final W, 75-49 BX
1/26 at Colby * • Final W, 82-77 BX
1/27 at Bowdoin * • Final W, 75-60 BX
1/30 vs. Rhode Island College Final W, 75-36 BX
2/2 at Tufts * • Final L, 60-56 BX PH
2/3 at Bates * • Final W, 80-61 PH BX
2/6 at Wesleyan Final L, 71-57 PH BX
2/9 vs. Williams * • Final W, 72-57 BX
2/10 vs. Middlebury * • Final W, 80-68 BX
2/17 vs. Bowdoin Final W, 71-70 BX
2/24 vs. Wesleyan Final L, 65-63 PH RC BX PH

(* Conference; • Region)
All times Eastern
Overall: 17-9 - Conference: 7-3
1/5 at Trinity (Conn.) * • L, 69-63 RC BX
1/12 vs. Connecticut College * • W, 72-57 BX
1/13 vs. Wesleyan * • L, 70-66 BX
1/20 vs. Hamilton * • W, 75-49 BX
1/26 at Colby * • W, 82-77 BX
1/27 at Bowdoin * • W, 75-60 BX
2/2 at Tufts * • L, 60-56 BX PH
2/3 at Bates * • W, 80-61 PH BX
2/9 vs. Williams * • W, 72-57 BX
2/10 vs. Middlebury * • W, 80-68 BX

(* Conference; • Region)
/conf/NESCAC/Men/2017-18/standings-div1 : /conf/NESCAC/Men/2017-18/standings-div2 : /conf/NESCAC/Men/2017-18/standings

2017-18

Hamilton 7-3 24-5
Williams 7-3 23-6
Wesleyan 7-3 22-7
Middlebury 7-3 21-7
Amherst 7-3 17-9
Tufts 6-4 17-8
Bowdoin 4-6 15-9
Trinity (Conn.) 4-6 15-10
Bates 4-6 12-12
Colby 2-8 11-13
Connecticut College 0-10 6-17

Past Records

2017-18 (17-9, 7-3 NESCAC)
2016-17 (17-8, 7-3 NESCAC)
2015-16 (26-6, 8-2 NESCAC)
2014-15 (21-8, 6-4 NESCAC)
2013-14 (27-4, 9-1 NESCAC)
2012-13 (30-2, 10-0 NESCAC)
2011-12 (26-3, 10-0 NESCAC)
2010-11 (25-4, 7-2 NESCAC)
2009-10 (14-11, 3-6 NESCAC)
2008-09 (21-7, 7-2 NESCAC)
2007-08 (27-4, 9-0 NESCAC)
2006-07 (30-2, 8-1 NESCAC)

Team Info

Coach: David Hixon
Conference: NESCAC

Amherst

Mammoths

Enrollment (FT undergrads): 1835
Location: Amherst, MA
Colors: Purple, White, Black
Region: Northeast
Arena: LeFrak Gymnasium (1800)
Official Website: Men | Women
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News Releases

September 16, 2019 Hixon taking sabbatical from Amherst Getting a sabbatical from coaching is fairly rare in college basketball, slightly less so at the Division III level, but David Hixon will be taking this season off, Hoopsville and D3sports.com have learned. More details inside.
March 7, 2019 Hoopsville: Who Survives? By the end of the weekend, there will be eight teams remaining who have a chance at two national titles. But who? Watch Hoopsville On Demand (or listen to the podcast) to hear how some of the teams are preparing for the Sectional Round of the NCAA Tournaments.
March 2, 2019 NESCAC advances three to Sweet 16 The NESCAC will have a trio moving on, while the CCIW and ODAC have two teams apiece advancing to the Division III men's basketball Sweet 16. More in the second-round tournament recap.
February 24, 2019 Sunday: 'Bos depose conference foes Tufts defeated top-ranked Bowdoin 75-69 to win the NESCAC championship title while Shenandoah proved that eight was enough in the ODAC. In men's action Guilford toppled Randolph-Macon, Hanover held off Transy and Amherst won the NESCAC.
February 24, 2019 Who's in? Our projected men's bracket We picked our projected teams live on Hoopsville tonight. Who do we think gets in? How will the NCAA pair them up? We've got a suggestion here in our projected 2019 Division III men's basketball NCAA Tournament bracket.
February 14, 2019 Amherst piling up wins Amherst has played so many games in the past week and a half that Dave Hixon hasn't had time to run the snowblower. With five games in nine days, though, the wins piled up just as high as the snow. Brian Lester has more.