Game 24: Johns Hopkins at Franklin & Marshall
February 16, 2011
Series Record: Hopkins leads 32-29
Last Meeting: January 27, 2011 - JH 57, F&M 49
Last F&M win: February 7, 2008 - F&M 64, JH 63
Last JH win: January 27, 2011 - JH 57, F&M 49
Game 25: Dickinson at Franklin & Marshall
February 19, 2011
Series Record: F&M leads 37-28
Last Meeting: January 19, 2011 - DC 55, F&M 48
Last F&M win: February 23, 2008 - F&M 75, DC 71
Last DC win: January 19, 2011 - DC 55, F&M 48
Head-to-Head: Franklin & Marshall and Johns Hopkins are meeting for the 62nd time with the Blue Jays holding a 32-29 lead. Hopkins knocked off the Diplomats in January, 57-49, while F&M's last win was in 2008, 64-63. The Blue Jay have already clinched the No. 1 seed in the Centennial Conference playoffs. F&M is tied for fourth with two games left.
The Diplomats will meet Dickinson for the 66th time with F&M leading the series 37-28. Dickinson beat F&M in January while the Diplomats last win in the series was in 2008.
Last F&M Game: Last F&M Game: Five players scored in double figures to lead Franklin & Marshall to an 80-66 win over Swarthmore.
The Garnet made it a six-point game, 50-44, early in the second half before treys from Beth Holt and Allison Bauer sandwiched a Swarthmore score to keep the Diplomats up by 10, 56-46. Holt's three with 9:46 left in the game put F&M ahead 64-53 before Swarthmore scored six straight to get within five. Megan Pauley scored on consecutive layups, and Alexa Barbush netted four straight points, to give F&M a 72-62 lead with 4:05 remaining in the game.
It was the first time this season that F&M had five players reach double figures. Holt and Barbush shared a team-high 17 points. Holt added seven rebounds with six assists. Pauley pumped in 16 while Bauer and Snyder each recorded 12 points. Alison Menna tied Holt with a team-high seven rebounds.
Conference Race: F&M is tied for fourth in the Centennial Conference with Ursinus. Gettysburg, Muhlenberg and Johns Hopkins have already clinched playoff berth. The top five teams in the conference earn playoff spots.
Threes Company: With three treys against Gettysburg Beth Holt passed Mika Lugue '97 (127) for the No. 2 spot on F&M's all-time three-pointer list.