2013 National Champions!
2012 New England (NEPSAC AAA) Champions!
The Northfield Mount Hermon boys' basketball team plays in the prestigious New England Prep School Athletic Conference (NEPSAC) AAA, considered the premier prep conference in the nation. Over the past 10 years, NMH has sent more than 50 players to Division I college programs and others have gone on to great collegiate careers at Division II and Division III levels.
NMH is considered the best combination of academics and basketball in the United States. In 2013-2014, NMH will have 11 players in the Ivy League, which is over 3x more than any other school in the nation, with players at Princeton University, two at Yale University, Brown University, three at Dartmouth College, and four at Harvard University. In all, NMH will have more than two dozen Division I players in 2013-2014 at the University of Illinois, four at the University of Vermont, Boston College, George Washington University, Bucknell University, University of Maine, Siena College, Tulane University, University of Michigan and others. The 2012-2013, all 7 graduating NMH players moved on to Division 1.
NMH basketball has been ranked among the top five teams in the country over the past 5 years and was the national championship finalist in 2010 and has qualified for the national tournament for 4 consecutive years. NMH has been among the top 10 ranked basketball programs for the past 11 years. Over the past two seasons, NMH basketball has set and tied the school record for wins at 29.
The 2011-2012 NMH basketball again distinguished their program as the best combination of academics and basketball in the country. NMH was ranked the #3 team in the country and set a school record with 29 wins finishing the season as the NEW ENGLAND CLASS AAA CHAMPIONS. NMH remained undefeated for the history of the 8 School tournament and also remained undefeated at the Scholar Roundball Classic. NMH moved their record to 3-1 All-Time versus teams ranked #1 in the country. In 2012-2013, NMH won the NEPSAC AAA regular season title winning the 2013 NATIONAL PREP CHAMPIONS and finishing the #1 ranked team in the country!
NMH has qualified for the NEPSAC tournament 24 out of the last 25 years. Featuring an up-tempo offense and an aggressive man-to-man defense, NMH teams are consistently made up of talented student-athletes who value an exceptional private school education and can compete at the highest level, with the exposure that NEPSAC basketball provides. The role of the student-athlete is stressed by the coaching staff.
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John Carroll ’89
Head Coach, Boys' Basketball