Athletics

NCAA Championship History

NCAA Championship Appearances: 4 (2008-11)
Overall Record: 17-4
National Champions: 1 (2011)
National Semifinalists: 2 (2009, 2010)

2010-11 (National Champions)
First Round:
Amherst def. Husson, 102-44
Second Round: Amherst def. ECSU, 76-54
Third Round: Amherst def. Muhlenberg, 79-60
Quarterfinals: Amherst def. Babson, 68-49
Semifinals: Amherst def. Christopher Newport, 69-59
Finals: Amherst def. Washington (St. Louis), 64-55

2009-2010
First Round:
Amherst def. MCLA, 68-47
Second Round: Amherst def. Southern Maine, 76-49
Third Round: Amherst def. Williams, 71-66
Quarterfinals: Amherst def. Babson, 80-65
Semifinals: Wash. U. def. Amherst, 86-75 (OT)
Consolation: Amherst def. Rochester, 56-44

2008-09

First Round: Amherst def. Babson, 77-54
Second Round: Amherst def. Emmanuel, 76-37
Third Round: Amherst def. NYU, 74-51
Quarterfinals: Amherst def. Brandeis, 68-54
Semifinals: Washington (MO) def. Amherst, 65-49
Consolation: TCNJ def. Amherst, 82-74

2007-08
First Round: Amherst def. Becker, 78-32
Second Round: Amherst def. Bowdoin, 61-60
Third Round: DePauw def. Amherst, 68-63

NESCAC Championship History

NESCAC Championship Appearances: 9 (2001, 2004-11)
Overall Record: 13-6
NESCAC Champions: 3 (2008, 2010, 2011)

2010-11 (NESCAC Champions)
Quarterfinals:
No. 1 Amherst def. No. 8 Trinity, 57-32
Semifinals: No. 1 Amherst def. No. 4 Williams, 71-64
Finals: No. 1 Amherst def. No. 3 Bowdoin, 72-37

2009-10 (NESCAC Champions)
Quarterfinals:
No. 1 Amherst def. No. 8 Wesleyan, 57-36
Semifinals: No. 1 Amherst def. No. 6 Bates, 77-43
Finals: No. 1 Amherst def. No. 2 Colby, 69-54

2008-09

Quarterfinals: No. 2 Amherst def. No. 7 Middlebury, 71-49
Semifinals: No. 2 Amherst def. No. 3 Colby, 77-36
Finals: No. 1 Bowdoin def. No. 2 Amherst, 49-46

2007-08 (NESCAC Champions)
Quarterfinals: No. 1 Amherst def. No. 8 Colby, 83-53
Semifinals: No. 1 Amherst def. No. 4 Bowdoin, 71-47
Finals: No. 1 Amherst def. No. 2 Tufts, 59-53

2006-07
Quarterfinals: No. 3 Bates def. No. 6 Amherst, 63-53

2005-06
Quarterfinals: No. 4 Williams def. No. 5 Amherst, 55-39

2004-05
Quarterfinals: No. 5 Amherst def. No. 4 Wesleyan, 55-53
Semifinals: No. 1 Bowdoin def. No. 5 Amherst, 60-48

2003-04
Quarterfinals: No. 3 Bates def. No. 6 Amherst, 62-57

2000-01
Quarterfinals: Bye
Semifinals: No. 1 Amherst def. No. 4 Bates, 57-53
Finals: No. 3 Bowdoin def. No. 1 Amherst, 54-41