The Farmingdale State women's basketball team qualified for the NCAA Division III Tournament for the third time since 2003 and will face fifth-ranked Amherst Friday at 7 p.m.
The Rams (12-12) went from No. 4 seed in the Skyline Conference Tournament to champs with a in the title game. The win gave Farmingdale State its second conference title ever and a berth in the NCAAs.
But the Rams have a tough draw – and a familar foe. Amherst (26-1) beat Farmingdale State, 72-48, on Jan. 8.
Rams Coach Chris Mooney has been part of all three NCAA berths.
Editor's note: Jason Molinet is an adjunct professor at Farmingdale State College.