The Fordham Rams fell 66-50 on Thursday night while visiting the University of Maryland Terrapins.
Juniors Ryan Rhoomes and Mandell Thomas led the Rams with 14 points apiece. Rhoomes also had 7 rebounds. Senior Bryan Smith lead the team with 9 rebounds.
The Fordham Rams suffered their first loss of the 2014-2015 season on Sunday evening, dropping their road contest with the Penn State Nittany Lions 73-54.
In their first game of the season with sophomore John Severe, Fordham opened with a win in at home 94-77 over NYIT.
A month into the 2014-15 school year, David Roach rejoined One on One for his monthly Roach Report.
Fordham athletic director David Roach joined Mike Watts to discuss Fordham and the larger intercollegiate athletic landscape in his monthly Roach Report update.
Branden Frazier got a special opportunity Tuesday - a chance to workout for his hometown Brooklyn Nets and take a step towards playing in the NBA, something he says he's always dreamed of.
"I think I did pretty well, he said. "There's a lot of shooting stuff I could have done better with, but it's about working."
With another season in the books for Fordham men's basketball, coach Tom Pecora joined us to wrap up the year and look ahead to the offseason.
Pecora answered questions about his future and that of his program head on. He talked about the next generation of Fordham players and the impact of Branden Frazier, who followed him to Fordham from Hofstra four years ago.
We also discussed the play of his forwards down the final stretch of the year and how he thinks Fordham's three remaining starting guards can improve over the offseason.
After a thrilling game yesterday against George Mason in the Atlantic-10 Tournament play-in game, Fordham was unable to pull out a victory against Dayton in the next round of the tournament, losing 87-74.
Dayton was up 50-31 at the end of the first half, but a 12-5 run by Fordham to start the second half brought them closer. The Rams would cut the Flyers' lead to as little as five, but would see Dayton start to pull away, a team that shot 58.8 percent from the floor on the afternoon.
The Fordham Rams had lost eight games in row coming into tonight’s opening round in the Atlantic 10 tournament. One more loss would be the end of the season. Thanks to four players scoring in double figures and a career high 19 rebounds by Ryan Canty, Fordham lives on to play another game. The Rams prevailed 70-67 tonight over George Mason.