Three Game Week Awaits Diplomats - Week 6 Game Notes

Three Game Week Awaits Diplomats - Week 6 Game Notes

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Game 13
Franklin & Marshall vs. Washington
Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019 | 8:00 p.m.

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Series Record: F&M leads 50-16
In CC Action: F&M leads 35-10
Streak: F&M +6
First Meeting: Feb. 12, 1924
Last F&M Victory: 65-59, Feb. 10, 2018 – Lancaster, Pa.
Last WC Victory: 81-80 (OT), Feb. 7, 2015 – Chestertown, Md.

Game 14
Franklin & Marshall at Muhlenberg
Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019 | 8:00 p.m.

Live Stats

Series Record: F&M 85-62
In CC Action: F&M leads 35-14
Streak: F&M +1
Last F&M Victory: 77-70, Feb. 3, 2018 - Lancaster, Pa.
Last MC Victory: 82-80, Feb. 4, 2012 – Allentown, Pa.

Game 15
Franklin & Marshall vs. Ursinus
Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019 | 3:00 p.m.

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Series Record: F&M 91-36
In CC Action: F&M 28-15
Streak: F&M +2
First Meeting: Feb. 6, 1915 (F&M 45-30)
Last F&M Victory:  80-77, Jan. 31, 2018 - Lancaster, Pa.
Last UC Victory: 94-82, Feb. 1, 2017 – Collegeville, Pa.

Series History
F&M hosts Washington tonight, facing the Shoremen for the 67th time. The Diplomats lead 50-16 in the all-time series and hold a 35-10 advantage in CC play. The Diplomats enter the game with an active six-game streak.

F&M holds an 85-62 advantage over Muhlenberg and has won 13 of the last 14 games against the Mules. The Diplomats hold a 35-14 record when taking on the Mules in CC action.

Franklin & Marshall hosts Ursinus with a 91-36 edge in the overall record and 28-15 mark in conference play.

Thievin
The Diplomats ranked first in the Centennial and 32nd nationwide with 9.8 steals per game. Ignas Slyka leads the way with 3.09 steals a contest, which ranks him first in the CC and eighth nationwide.

Last Time We Met Washington
No. 20 Franklin & Marshall escaped with a 65-59 victory in a hard-fought contest over Washington last year on Feb. 10. Recap.

J.C. McGrath led all scorers with 20 points and seven rebounds while Matthew Tate finished with 13 to along with eight assists and six steals. Federici ended with 12 and Lionel Owona hauled in seven boards for F&M.

Last Time We Met Muhlenberg
No. 23 Franklin & Marshall erased a 17-point second half deficit with two strong surges in the second half to come from behind and defeat Muhlenberg 77-70 in last year's matchup on Feb. 3. Recap.

Brandon Federici and Matthew Tate both finished with 21 points to lead the Diplomats, Tate added eight assists and Lionel Owona chipped in 14 points with nine boards. J.C. McGrath netted 10 for the Diplomats.

Last Time We Met Ursinus
Matthew Tate scored a career-high 35 points and Brandon Federici reset the Franklin & Marshall all-time scoring record to lead No. 23 F&M to an 80-77 victory on Jan. 31. Recap.

Matthew Tate shot 9-for-15 for his career-high of 35 points and ended with five steals. Brandon Federici had 14 and J.C. McGrath chipped in 13 with eight boards. Justin Kupa netted a career-high 11, Lionel Owona had 10 boards and Ignas Slyka finished with seven steals.