The Ithaca College men’s basketball team handed Skidmore College its first loss of its season with a 89–85 victory in Ben Light Gymnasium.
The men’s basketball team’s lost in the Eastern College Athletic Conference Championship game to New Jersey City College 87–65 on March 6. The Bombers finished their season with an overall record of 15–13.
The men’s basketball team pulled off the upset, defeating the Rutgers-Newark University Raiders in the semifinals of the Eastern College Athletic Conference Championship and punching its ticket into the championship game against New Jersey City University.
The men’s basketball team raised the curtain on Empire 8 Conference play with a 2–2 record in the squad’s first four conference contests.