Farmingdale, N.Y. - After an 80-78 victory at Yeshiva on Saturday to close out the regular season, Farmingdale State finished with a 16-4 conference record (18-7 overall) and have claimed the top-seed for the upcoming Skyline Conference Men's Basketball Championship. The Rams have received a first round bye and will host the Semifinals on Friday at 7:00 p.m.
In the First Round games on Wednesday, #6 Mount Saint Mary will face #3 Old Westbury (at Purchase) at 4:00 p.m. and #5 Sarah Lawrence will head to #4 Purchase at 7:00 p.m.
#1 Farmingdale State will host the winner of SLC/PC in the Semifinals on Friday at 7:00 p.m., while the winner of MSMC/OW will head to #2 Yeshiva for the other Semifinal matchup at noon on Friday.
The Finals will be held at the site of the highest remaining seed on Sunday at 1:00 p.m.
2019 Skyline Conference Men's Basketball Championship
1. Farmingdale State (18-7, 16-4 Skyline)
2. Yeshiva (18-7, 16-4)
3. Old Westbury (15-10, 13-7)
4. Purchase (15-10, 13-7)
5. Sarah Lawrence (14-11, 12-8)
6. Mount Saint Mary (14-11, 11-9)
First Round - Wednesday, February 20
(6) Mount Saint Mary at (3) Old Westbury (at Purchase), 4 p.m.
(5) Sarah Lawrence at (4) Purchase, 7 p.m.
Semifinals - Friday, February 22
Mount Saint Mary/Old Westbury winner at (2) Yeshiva, 12 noon
Sarah Lawrence/Purchase winner at (1) Farmingdale State, 7 p.m.
Final - Sunday, February 24
Semifinal winners (at highest remaining seed), 1 p.m.