2019-20 F&M Men's Basketball News

  • Blue Jays Take Down Diplomats
    January 15, 2020
    Johns Hopkins defeated Franklin & Marshall 76-59 in Centennial Conference (CC) men’s basketball action Wednesday evening. The Blue Jays improved to 12-2, 6-1 CC, while the Diplomats dropped to 6-8, 2-5 CC.
  • F&M Plays Two CC Games – Week 8 Game Notes
    January 14, 2020
    F&M hits the road to face Johns Hopkins in Centennial Conference (CC) action on Wednesday. The Diplomats own a 64-41 record in the all-time series, but are looking to take their first win against the Blue Jays since 2017.
  • Diplomats Fall to No. 1 Swarthmore
    January 11, 2020
    Franklin & Marshall suffered a 68-53 setback to No. 1 Swarthmore in Centennial Conference (CC) men’s basketball action Saturday afternoon. The Diplomats dropped to 6-7, 2-4 CC, while the Garnet remained undefeated at 13-0, 6-0 CC. 
  • Men's Basketball - F&M vs. McDaniel Video Highlights
    January 10, 2020
    Franklin & Marshall picked up a convincing 63-50 victory over McDaniel in Centennial Conference (CC) men's basketball action Thursday evening. Justin Kupa ended with a game-high 21 points and Ignas Slyka netted 13 for F&M.
  • Diplomats Handle Green Terror
    January 09, 2020
    Franklin & Marshall picked up a convincing 63-50 victory over McDaniel in Centennial Conference (CC) men’s basketball action Thursday evening. The Diplomats improved to 6-6, 2-3 CC, while the Green Terror dropped to 4-8, 0-5 CC. 
  • F&M Hosts a Pair of CC Opponents – Week 7 Game Notes
    January 08, 2020
    F&M hosts McDaniel in Centennial Conference (CC) action on Thursday. The Diplomats own an 84-26 record in the all-time series with McDaniel including a 13-4 mark since 2011.
  • Men's Basketball - F&M vs. Neumann Video Highlights
    January 06, 2020
    Bo Williams scored a career-high 20 points to lead Franklin & Marshall to a 62-59 victory over Neumann in men's basketball action Saturday afternoon.
  • Williams Leads Diplomats Past Neumann    
    January 04, 2020
    Bo Williams scored a career-high 20 points to lead Franklin & Marshall to a 62-59 victory over Neumann in men’s basketball action Saturday afternoon. The Diplomats improved to 5-6, while the Knight fell to 6-7. 
  • F&M Falls in Sponaugle Tournament Final
    December 30, 2019
    Franklin & Marshall fell to Susquehanna 77-69 in the championship game of the Sponaugle New Year’s Tournament Monday afternoon. The Diplomats dropped to 4-6 on the season, while the Crusaders improved to 8-3.
  • Diplomats Dominate Eagles in Tournament Opener
    December 29, 2019
    Four players scored in double-figures to lead Franklin & Marshall to a 70-43 win over St. Elizabeth in the second game of the Sponaugle New Year’s Tournament Sunday afternoon. The win puts F&M at 4-5 this season, while the Eagles fell to 6-3.
  • Diplomats Start Second Half of Season with Three Home Games - Week 6 Game Notes
    December 28, 2019
    F&M hosts St. Elizabeth for the first time on Sunday and will play either Mary Washington or Susquehanna on Monday. The Diplomats hold a 20-10 record against Susquehanna and are 1-0 against Mary Washington.
  • Diplomats Upend Red Devils in Two OTs
    December 10, 2019
    Franklin & Marshall came away with a 90-81 double-overtime victory over Dickinson in Centennial Conference (CC) men’s basketball action Tuesday evening. The Diplomats improved to 3-5, 1-3 CC, while the Red Devils fell to 1-6, 1-3 CC.
  • Shoremen Edge Diplomats
    December 07, 2019
    Franklin & Marshall dropped a hard-fought contest, 66-61, to Washington in men’s basketball action Saturday afternoon. The Diplomats fell to 2-5, 0-3 CC, while the Shoremen improved to 3-6, 1-2 CC.
  • F&M Falls to Fords
    December 04, 2019
    Franklin & Marshall fell to Haverford 82-66 in Centennial Conference (CC) men’s basketball action Wednesday evening. The Diplomats dropped to 2-4, 0-2 CC, while the Fords improved 5-1, 2-0 CC. 
  • Three Conference Game Up Next Before Break - Week 4/5 Game Notes
    December 03, 2019
    F&M faces Haverford on tonight with a massive 82-14 advantage in the all-time series, including a 39-5 mark in CC play. The Diplomats have an active 12-game winning streak against the Fords.
  • Strong Second Half Lifts York over F&M
    December 01, 2019
    York outscored Franklin & Marshall 45-25 in the second half to break a halftime tie and defeated the Diplomats 78-58 in men’s basketball action Sunday afternoon. The Diplomats fell to 2-3, while the Spartans improved to 5-2.
  • Diplomats Fall at Gettysburg                               
    November 26, 2019
    Franklin & Marshall fell 67-55 to Gettysburg in Centennial Conference (CC) men’s basketball action Tuesday evening. The Diplomats dropped to 2-2, 0-1 CC, while the Bullets stayed unbeaten at 5-0, 1-0 CC.
  • Diplomats Handle Lions
    November 22, 2019
    Franklin & Marshall defeated Albright 63-55 in men’s basketball action Friday evening. The Diplomats improved to 2-1, while the Lions fell to 2-2.
  • Three Game Road Spurt Slated for F&M - Week 2 Game Notes
    November 21, 2019
    The Diplomats battle Alright for the 106th time with F&M holding a 57-48 edge. Since the series revival in 2013, F&M leads 6-1. Franklin & Marshall is set to host rival Gettysburg for the 226th meeting, dating back to the opening matchup in 1903. The teams split last year, but the Diplomats maintain a 40-18 edge in Centennial Conference (CC) play.
  • Diplomats Fall in Tournament Championship
    November 16, 2019
    Franklin & Marshall fell to No. 9 Christopher Newport 74-66 in the championship game of the William Marshall Tip-Off Tournament on Saturday evening. The Diplomats dropped to 1-1 on the season, while Christopher Newport improved to 3-1.
  • Diplomats Pick Up Season-Opening Win over Lancaster Bible
    November 15, 2019
    Franklin & Marshall recorded its first victory of the season by upending Lancaster Bible 68-54 in the second game of the William Marshall Tip-Off Tournament. The Diplomats improved to 1-0 on the season, while the Chargers fell to 0-2.
  • Men's Basketball vs. York Postponed
    November 08, 2019
    The men's basketball against York was postponed Friday evening. A makeup date has yet to be determined.
  • 2019-20 Men's Basketball Season Preview: Diplomats Begin New Era
    November 07, 2019
    Franklin & Marshall has plenty of reasons to be optimistic about the 2019-20 season - five of them, in fact. The Diplomats return a quintet of returning players who played a significant role in guiding a young F&M squad to the Centennial Conference (CC) Playoffs last year. A group of talented first-year players add to the intrigue of the first Diplomat season without Glenn Robinson at the helm since 1971.
  • Robinson Announces Retirement as Franklin & Marshall Men’s Basketball Coach
    November 05, 2019
    Franklin & Marshall men’s basketball coach Glenn Robinson announced his retirement from coaching effective today. Robinson, who has been the head coach of the Diplomats for 48 seasons and is the Division III all-time wins leader, will take on other administrative duties within the athletic department and assist with basketball operations through the remainder of the academic year. 
  • F&M Announces Winter 2019-20 Schedules
    September 18, 2019
    Schedules for Franklin & Marshall's winter athletic teams have been announced and are available for viewing at GoDiplomats.com. Click on the links above to access each team's 2019-20 set of contests.
  • Brandon Federici ’18 - A Continued Basketball Career
    July 10, 2019
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  • Franklin & Marshall College Partners with Nike & BSN Sports
    July 09, 2019
    Franklin & Marshall College today announced that it has entered into a campus-wide, multi-year partnership with NIKE through BSN SPORTS. The agreement, which commenced on July 1, 2019, is part of the BSN SPORTS Collegiate Select program which provides a true one-stop shop for all collegiate athletic, intramural, club and staff apparel and equipment.
  • 1978-79 F&M Men's Basketball Final Four Team - 40th Year Anniversary
    June 12, 2019
    Though it’s been four decades since one of Franklin & Marshall College’s greatest men’s basketball teams left the floor, memories are ongoing for many who watched that squad.