LANCASTER, Pa. – Franklin & Marshall cruised to an 83-56 victory over Haverford in Centennial Conference (CC) men's basketball action Saturday afternoon at the Mayser Center. F&M stays undefeated this season with a 7-0, 3-0 CC mark while the Fords fell to 3-4, 1-2 CC.
F&M led wire-to-wire and jumped out to an early 15-6 lead five minutes into the game. The Fords came within five, 15-10, at 13:02 before F&M went on a 15-2 run to go out front 30-12 at 6:25. After a 9-2 spurt by the Fords, F&M closed out the half with an 11-0 run and took a 43-21 lead into the break.
The second half was much of the same with F&M dominating the frame. F&M led by as many as 32 down the stretch and cruised to the victory.
The Diplomats return to action on Wednesday when F&M hosts Johns Hopkins at 8:00 p.m.