Men's Basketball Game Notes - Week 3

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Game 4
Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012
No. 11 Franklin & Marshall at Ursinus | Collegeville, Pa. | 8:00 p.m.

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Game 5
Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012
No. 11 Franklin & Marshall at McDaniel | Westminister, Md. | 3:00 p.m.

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Series History: F&M will square off with Ursinus for the 116th time since 1914. The Diplomats hold an 82-33 series advantage, with a 19-12 mark in CC play, including victories in the last eight meetings. 

McDaniel will face F&M for the 96th time since the series started in 1956. The Diplomats lead the series 73-22 and have a 30-8 record during CC action. F&M currently holds a three-game winning streak.

Last Time Out: Matt Porter matched a career-high with 18 points to lead No. 9 Franklin & Marshall to a 76-57 victory over Washington in the Centennial Conference (CC) opener for both teams.

Porter shot 7-for-10 from the field and went 2-for-3 from behind the arc. Jon Salandra tallied 11 points with seven boards while Ed Early finished with nine and Hayk Gyokchyan ended with eight points and eight boards. Cedric Moune netted six points and pulled down a game-high nine boards. 

Stephen Poarch paced Washington with a game-high 19 points while Sean Flanigan scored 15 and Charlie McShane finished with 10 points. 

F&M shot 52 percent from the floor while its defense limited the Shoremen to 35.2 percent. The Diplomats dominated the glass by a 41-26 margin and picked up 50 points in the paint.