Franklin & Marshall at Albright | Reading, Pa.
Friday, Nov. 22, 2019 | 7:00 p.m.
Series Record: F&M leads 57-48
Streak: F&M + 1
First Meeting: Nov. 11, 2018
Last F&M Victory: 81-74, Nov. 11, 2018 - Lancaster, Pa.
Last AC Victory: 79-63, Dec. 8, 2017 - Reading, Pa.
Franklin & Marshall at Gettysburg | Gettysburg, Pa.
Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019 8:00 p.m.
Series Record: GC leads 115-111
In CC Action: F&M leads 40-18
Streak: F&M + 1
First Meeting: Feb. 2, 1903
Last F&M Victory: 58-54, Jan 30, 2019 - Lancaster, Pa.
Last GC Victory: 84-71, Nov. 20, 2018 – Gettysburg, Pa.
Franklin & Marshall at York | York, Pa.
Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019 | 3:00 p.m.
Series Record: F&M 19-5
Streak: YC + 1
Last F&M Victory: 91-71, Nov. 19, 2016 – Lancaster, Pa.
Last YC Victory: 78-74, Nov 25, 2018 - York, Pa.,
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.
F&M will face York for the 25th time since the series began in 1963. The Diplomats hold a commanding 19-5 series advantage and with York coming away with their first win in eight tries last year.
The York game that was originally scheduled for Friday, Nov. 8, has been moved to York on Sunday, Dec. 1 at 3:00 p.m.
F&M Last Week
The Diplomats opened the season with a 68-54 win over Lancaster Bible in the season opener, before falling to nationally-ranked Christopher Newport, 74-66, in the championship game of the William Marshall Tip Off Tournament.
Last Time We Met Albright
Four players scored in double-figures to lead Franklin & Marshall to an 81-74 win over Albright last year on Nov.11.
Matt Redhead picked up a double-double with 22 points and 14 rebounds, shooting 8-for-15 from the field. Justin Kupa also scored 22 points while J.C. McGrath netted 14 with six boards and Ignas Slyka ended with 10 points and three steals.
F&M held a 41-34 edge on the glass, while shooting percentage belonged to Albright at 51-43-percent.
Last Time We Met Gettysburg
A late second-half surge helped to propel to a 58-54 win Franklin & Marshall over Gettysburg last year on Jan. 30.
J.C. McGrath shot 5-for-8 from the floor for a game-high 17 points and picked up a double-double with 13 boards. Matt Redhead ended with 12 points and seven rebounds, while Justin Kupa had eight and Solomon Mathis ended with seven.
Last Time We Met York
York erased a nine-point halftime deficit to force overtime and outscored Franklin & Marshall 11-7 in the extra period to come away with a 78-74 victory in last year's Nov. 25th meeting.
J.C. McGrath led the Diplomats with a double-double after tallying 14 points, shooting 6-for-12 from the floor and pulling down 14 boards. Justin Kupa netted 13 and Matt Redhead chipped in 12 points with seven rebounds.
York had a 44-41 percent edge in shooting percentage, while the Diplomats held a 43-39 edge on the boards and converted 20 turnovers into 20 points.