Game 11: Franklin & Marshall at Waahington
January 5, 2011
Series Record: F&M leads 19-4
Last Meeting: Jan. 12, 2010 - WC 61, F&M 56
Last F&M win: Nov. 24, 2009 - F&M 54, WC 53
Last WC win: Jan. 12, 2010 - WC 61, F&M 56
Game 12: Franklin & Marshall vs. Swarthmore
January 8, 2011
Series Record: F&M leads 30-10
Last Meeting: an. 30, 2010 - SC 88, F&M 83 (2OT)
Last F&M win: Jan. 31, 2009 - F&M 61, SC 55
Last SC win: Jan. 30, 2010 - SC 88, F&M 83 (2OT)
Head-to-Head: Franklin & Marshall and Washington are meeting for the 24th time with the Diplomats holding a 19-4 advantaged. The teams each won a game last season. The Diplomats are playing Swarthmore for the 41st time with F&M holding 30-10 series lead.
Last Time We Met Washinton: Franklin & Marshall used a 15-0 run in the final six minutes to come within three points, but Meghan Tait hit two free throws to secure a 61-56 victory for Washington.
Trailing 59-41 with 6:13 remaining in the game, F&M put together a late run that ended on a jump shot by Alexa Barbush with 1:18 remaining.
Beth Holt scored five, of her team-high 16, points in the final six-minute run. Holt finished the night shooting 4-for-9 from the floor, 4-for-8 from behind the arc and 4-for-4 from the line. She added five boards, four assists and four steals.
Alexa Barbush and Megan Pauley also scored in double-figures with ten points each. Barbush shot 6-for-6 from the line and Pauley went 4-for-12 from the field. Elizabeth Snyder added seven points from the bench.
Jane O'Donnell scored a game-high 17 points, and Sally O'Donnell added 12, for Washington. Erin Kile contributed 11 points and pulled down 16 rebounds. Tait tallied eight points, eight assists, and 11 boards.
Last Time We Met Swarthmore: Genny Pezzola hit her eighth and final three-pointer to lead Swarthmore to a 88-83 double overtime win over Franklin & Marshall in Centennial Conference (CC) women's basketball action on Saturday evening. The Garnet improved to 9-10 (6-8 CC) while the Diplomats fell to 8-11 (4-10 CC).
F&M took its first and only lead in the beginning of the second overtime, but Swarthmore's five consecutive points sealed the win over the Diplomats for the second time this season
Down by three with two seconds left in regulation, Megan Pauley drained a three-pointer off of a pass from Beth Holt to send the game into overtime.