Diplomats Open Conference Play Against Gettysburg

Diplomats Open Conference Play Against Gettysburg
Game 3
Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016
F&M vs. Gettysburg | Lancaster, Pa. | 6:00 PM
Series Record: GC Leads 39-36
Streak: GC +8
In CC Play: GC Leads 27-16
Last Meeting: Feb. 17, 2016 - Lancaster
Last F&M Victory: 51-48, Feb. 8, 2012 - Lancaster
Last GC Victory: 71-58, Feb. 17, 2016 - Lancaster
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Series History: Franklin & Marshall opens up Centennial Conference (CC) play on Tuesday, hosting Gettysburg at 6:00 p.m. The Bullets own a slim 39-36 lead in the all-time series, courtesy of an eight-game win streak over the Diplomats dating back to 2012.

Last Week: Franklin & Marshall fell behind Elizabethtown early in the season opener on Saturday, dropping a 73-46 decision to the Blue Jays.

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The Diplomats fell victim to a buzzer-beater from King's on Sunday in the consolation game of the Terry Greene Tip-Off Classic, falling 56-55. The Lady Monarchs stormed back after F&M held a 10-point lead at halftime and a 55-54 edge after Haley Pilone's baseline jumper with 1.8 seconds left.

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Last Time We Met Gettysburg: The Bullets slowly pulled away from a resilient F&M team to defeat the Diplomats 71-58 on Feb. 17 in Lancaster. Sarah Haddon's 19 points and a career-high nine assists from Sarah Pisani were not enough as the Diplomats fell in the second-last game of the season.

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Among the Leaders: Pilone and Haddon have broken into the conference's top 10 statistical categories early in the season. Haddon ranks eighth with 8.5 rebounds per game, while Pilone's 12.5 points per game are also good for eighth.

Milestone Watch: Haddon now ranks seventh in program history for blocked shots after recording her 73rd this weekend. The record is held by Amy Abernathy '04 with 268. Haddon is also climbing the career rebounds list, now ranking 15th with 529, and is within striking distance of Emma Lisle in 12th (563).