Athletics: Men's Basketball

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In 106 years of competition dating back to 1900, Muhlenberg has

Centennial Conference Standings, 1994-2013
School W-L Pct
Franklin & Marshall 233-77 .752
Johns Hopkins 193-117 .623
Gettysburg 189-121 .610
MUHLENBERG 177-133 .571
Ursinus 177-133 .571
Washington 137-173 .442
Dickinson 128-182 .413
Haverford 125-185 .403
McDaniel 105-205 .339
Swarthmore   86-224 .277
a record of 1209-1069-1, making it one of a select group of Division III schools with 1,200 all-time wins.

The small school exploded onto the national basketball scene in the mid-1940s by making three consecutive appearances in the National Invitation Tournament — at the time the biggest postseason college basketball tournament — at Madison Square Garden, finishing fourth in 1946. The Mules won four consecutive Middle Atlantic Conference North titles from 1946-50 and three MAC South titles from 1968-70.

In 10 years of divisional play in the Centennial Conference, Muhlenberg won or shared the East Division title eight times, winning the Conference championship in 1995 and 1998. The Mules’ recent streak of 21 consecutive years with double digits in wins (1983-2003) tied the longest for a men’s team in the College’s athletic history, matched only by the 21-year string of the men's basketball teams from 1939-59.