Fordham, Manhattan rivalry hits 100th anniversary

The rivalry between Fordham and Manhattan celebrated its 100th anniversary as the teams went head-to-head for borough bragging rights last night. The basketball teams first

THE BRONX - The rivalry between Fordham and Manhattan celebrated its 100th anniversary as the teams went head-to-head for borough bragging rights last night.

The basketball teams first met in 1911 where Manhattan claimed victory with a final score of just 20-19.

A century later, Manhattan wins again, claiming the Battle of the Bronx 81-47.

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