Hampton Pirates men's basketball
The Hampton Pirates men's basketball team is the basketball team that represents Hampton University in Hampton, Virginia, United States. The school's team formerly competed in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference, but moved to the Big South Conference in 2018-19. Notably, the 2000-01 Hampton team was one of seven 15th seeds ever to upset a 2nd seed in the Round of 64 of an NCAA Tournament, defeating Iowa State in the first round.
|Head coach||Edward Joyner (10th season)|
|Arena||Hampton Convocation Center |
|Colors||Reflex Blue and White|
|NCAA Tournament Round of 32|
|NCAA Tournament Appearances|
|2001, 2002, 2006, 2011, 2015, 2016|
|Conference Tournament Champions|
|MEAC: 2001, 2002, 2006, 2011, 2015, 2016|
CIAA: 1982, 1983, 1991
|Conference Regular Season Champions|
|2001, 2002, 2016, 2018|
NCAA Division I tournament resultsEdit
The Pirates have appeared in the NCAA Division I Tournament six times. Their combined record is 2–6.
|2001||#15||Round of 64
Round of 32
|#2 Iowa State
|2002||#15||Round of 64||#2 Connecticut||L 67–78|
|2006||#16||Opening Round||#16 Monmouth||L 49–71|
|2011||#16||Round of 64||#1 Duke||L 45–87|
Round of 64
|2016||#16||Round of 64||#1 Virginia||L 45–81|
The Pirates have appeared in the National Invitation Tournament (NIT) one time. Their record is 0–1.
|2018||First Round||Notre Dame||L 63–84|
The Pirates have appeared in the College Basketball Invitational (CBI) two times. Their combined record is 0–2.
|2014||First Round||Penn State||L 65–69|
|2017||First Round||Coastal Carolina||L 67–83|
The Pirates have appeared in the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament (CIT), one time. Their record is 3-1.
|St. Francis Brooklyn
NCAA Division II tournament resultsEdit
The Pirates have appeared in the NCAA Division II Tournament one time. Their record is 1–1.
Regional 3rd Place Game
NAIA tournament resultsEdit
The Pirates have appeared in the NAIA Tournament three times. Their combined record is 4–3.
|1978||First Round||Central State||L 64–76|
|1980||First Round||South Carolina–Aiken||L 73–74|
National 3rd Place Game
South Carolina Upstate
- "Big South Adds Hampton University as Full Member" (Press release). Big South Conference. November 16, 2017. Retrieved May 22, 2018.