Diplomats to Face McDaniel and Haverford for Second Meeting - Week 7 Game Notes

Diplomats to Face McDaniel and Haverford for Second Meeting - Week 7 Game Notes

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Game 16
Franklin & Marshall at McDaniel
Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019 | 8:00 PM

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Series Record: F&M 82-26
In CC Action: F&M 38-12
Streak: McD + 1
Last F&M Victory: 62-51, Jan. 27, 2018 - Westminister, Md.
Last MC Victory: 62-59, Dec. 8, 2018 - Lancaster, Pa.

Game 17
Haverford at Franklin & Marshall
Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019 | 2:00 p.m.

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Series Record: F&M leads 81-14
In CC Action: F&M leads 38-5
Streak: F&M +11
First Meeting: Feb. 16, 1920 (HC 21-18)
Last F&M Victory: 63-60, Dec. 5, 2018 - Haverford, Pa.
Last HC Victory: 52-42, Jan. 26, 2013 – Haverford, Pa.

Series History
The Diplomats hold an 82-26 edge against McDaniel, including a 38-12 mark in CC play, but the Green Terror took the earlier meeting this season with a 62-59 victory.

F&M faces Haverford on Saturday with a massive 81-14 advantage in the all-time series, including a 38-5 mark in CC play. The Diplomats have an active 11-game winning streak against the Fords with a 63-60 win in December.

The Diplomats ranked first in the Centennial and 38th nationwide with 9.6 steals per game. Ignas Slyka leads the way with 2.62 steals a contest, which ranks him first in the CC and 18th nationwide.

J.C. McGrath's six double-doubles heading into the week are the second most in the CC and rank him 59th nationwide.

Last Time We Met McDaniel
Franklin & Marshall suffered a 62-59 setback to McDaniel on Dec. 8. Full recap.

J.C. McGrath paced the Diplomats with 14 points and 11 rebounds, while Justin Kupa netted 12 for F&M. Solomon Mathis had eight off the bench and Matt Redhead and Les Thomas both had seven.

Last Time We Met Haverford
A Les Thomas triple in the final 30 seconds helped deliver Franklin & Marshall a 63-60 over Haverford on Dec. 5. Full recap.

Justin Kupa led the Diplomats with 14 points, hitting 4-for-8 from the line. J.C. McGrath netted 13 to go along with eight boards and Matt Redhead had six points and 11 points. Les Thomas contributed seven off the bench for the Diplomats.

F&M held a 36-31 edge on the boards and converted 17 turnovers into 21 points.