Athletics

NCAA Championship History

Tournament Appearances: 15 (1994, 1997, 2000-09, 2011, 2012)
Overall Record: 33-15
National Champions: 2 (2007, 2013)
National Runners-Up: 1 (2008)
National Semifinalists: 2 (2004, 2006)
National Quarterfinalists: 3 (1994, 2003, 2011)

2013 (National Champions)
First Round: Bye
Second Round: Amherst def. SUNY Plattsburgh, 89-72
Third Round: Amherst def. Randolph-Macon, 93-76
Quarterfinals: Amherst def. Cabrini, 101-82
Semifinals: Amherst def. North Central, 52-44
Championship: Amherst def. Mary Hardin-Baylor, 87-70

2012
First Round: Bye
Second Round: Amherst def. NYU, 80-56
Third Round: Franklin & Marshall def. Amherst, 80-71

2011
First Round:
Amherst def. Skidmore, 79-39
Second Round: Amherst def. WPI, 92-70
Third Round: Amherst def. RIC, 78-74
Quarterfinals: Williams def. Amherst, 77-71

2009

First Round: Gwynedd-Mercy def. Amherst, 68-62

2008
First Round: Bye
Second Round: Amherst def. John Jay, 96-74
Third Round: Amherst def. Richard Stockton, 85-77
Quarterfinals: Amherst def. Brandeis, 65-55
Semifinals: Amherst def. Ursinus, 84-58
Championship: Washington (MO) def. Amherst, 90-68

2007 (National Champions)
First Round: Bye
Second Round: Amherst def. Widener, 87-70
Third Round: Amherst def. Stevens, 97-74
Quarterfinals: Amherst def. RIC, 81-69
Semifinals: Amherst def. Wooster, 67-60
Championship: Amherst def. Virginia Wesleyan, 80-67

2006
First Round: Bye
Second Round: Amherst def. Hamilton, 83-59
Third Round: Amherst def. Tufts, 90-85 (OT)
Quarterfinals: Amherst def. Saint John Fisher, 93-70
Semifinals: Wittenberg def. Amherst, 64-60
Consolation: Illinois Wesleyan def. Amherst, 71-68

2005
First Round: Bye
Second Round: Amherst def. Springfield, 81-68
Third Round: Rochester def. Amherst, 69-62

2004
First Round: Bye
Second Round: Amherst def. Plymouth State, 113-85
Third Round: Amherst def. New Jersey City, 92-74
Quarterfinals: Amherst def. Franklin & Marshall, 82-70
Semifinals: Williams def. Amherst, 86-81
Consolation: John Carroll def. Amherst, 96-85

2003
First Round: Bye
Second Round: Amherst def. Southern Vermont, 84-60
Third Round: Amherst def. Rochester, 74-68
Quarterfinals: Williams def. Amherst, 91-74

2002
First Round: Bye
Second Round: Amherst def. WCSU, 82-77
Third Round: Brockport State def. Amherst, 69-64

2001
First Round: Amherst def. Saint John Fisher, 89-76
Second Round: Clark def. Amherst, 89-76

2000
First Round: Amherst def. WNEC, 79-77
Second Round: Salem State def. Amherst, 81-75

1997
First Round: Amherst def. Colby, 83-60
Second Round: Williams def. Amherst, 86-63

1994
First Round: Bye
Second Round: Amherst def. Colby, 80-77
Third Round: Amherst def. Franklin & Marshall, 80-71
Quarterfinals: Lebanon Valley def. Amherst, 87-79

NESCAC Championship History

NESCAC Championship Appearances: 13 (2001-2013)
Overall Record: 28-7
NESCAC Champions: 5 (2001, 2002, 2005, 2006, 2012, 2013)

2012-13 (NESCAC Champions)
Quarterfinals:
No. 1 Amherst def. No. 8 Colby, 83-52
Semifinals:
No. 1 Amherst def. No. 4 Tufts, 80-64
Finals:
No. 1 Amherst def. No. 2 Williams, 74-73

2011-12 (NESCAC Champions)

Quarterfinals: No. 1 Amherst def. No. 8 Hamilton, 86-66
Semifinals: No. 1 Amherst def. No. 5 Bates, 97-74
Finals: No. 1 Amherst def. No. 2 Middlebury, 71-69

2010-11
Quarterfinals:
No. 3 Amherst def. No. 6 Bates, 77-61
Semifinals: No. 2 Middlebury def. No. 3 Amherst, 67-61

2009-10
Quarterfinals:
No. 3 Colby def. No. 6 Amherst, 67-49

2008-09

Quarterfinals: No. 2 Amherst def. No. 7 Trinity, 80-66
Semifinals: No. 2 Amherst def. No. 3 Williams, 86-74
Finals: No. 1 Middlebury def. No. 2 Amherst, 77-68

2007-08
Quarterfinals: No. 1 Amherst def. No. 8 Colby, 86-69
Semifinals: No. 4 Bowdoin def. No. 1 Amherst, 65-64

2006-07
Quarterfinals: No. 1 Amherst def. No. 8 Bates, 72-68
Semifinals: No. 1 Amherst def. No. 5 Colby, 82-55
Finals: No. 3 Williams def. No. 1 Amherst, 70-69

2005-06 (NESCAC Champions)
Quarterfinals: No. 1 Amherst def. No. 8 Conn. College, 74-48
Semifinals: No. 1 Amherst def. No. 4 Bates, 86-66
Finals: No. 1 Amherst def. No. 3 Tufts, 94-86 (OT)

2004-05 (NESCAC Champions)
Quarterfinals: No. 1 Amherst def. No. 8 Bowdoin, 74-68
Semifinals: No. 1 Amherst def. No. 4 Trinity, 75-72
Finals: No. 1 Amherst def. No. 3 Bates, 65-57

2003-04
Quarterfinals: No. 3 Amherst def. No. 6 Wesleyan, 97-65
Semifinals: No. 3 Amherst def. No. 2 Trinity, 87-78
Finals: No. 1 Williams def. No. 3 Amherst, 79-67

2002-03
Quarterfinals: No. 1 Amherst def. No. 8 Bowdoin, 78-67
Semifinals: No. 1 Amherst def. No. 4 Wesleyan, 87-73
Finals: No. 2 Williams def. No. 1 Amherst, 74-70

2001-02 (NESCAC Champions)
Quarterfinals: No. 4 Amherst def. No. 5 Bowdoin, 71-61
Semifinals: No. 4 Amherst def. No. 2 Williams, 69-62
Finals: No. 4 Amherst def. No. 1 Trinity, 85-78

2000-01 (NESCAC Champions)
Quarterfinals: No. 4 Amherst def. No. 5 Williams, 85-67
Semifinals: No. 4 Amherst def. No. 2 Colby, 61-46
Finals: No. 4 Amherst def. No. 1 Trinity, 86-75