3/05/2009

Diplomats Host NCAA Tournament

  • http-blogs-fandm-edu-wp-content-blogs-dir-29-files-2012-04-ncaa-jpg Anthony Brooks ’10  

The Franklin & Marshall men’s basketball team earned its 20th NCAA Division III Tournament bid on Monday, March 2, and will host the first and second rounds of the tournament on Friday, March 6, and Saturday, March 7.

The Diplomats (22-5) return to the 60-team tournament for the first time since the 2003-04 season. F&M received an at-large bid despite falling to Gettysburg (73-67) in the Centennial Conference Championship game on Sunday, March 1.

The Diplomats will face the Wesley College Wolverines (18-9) in the first round on Friday at 8 p.m. The other first-round game features Brandeis University (17-8) and Scranton University (21-6) at 6 p.m.

Friday’s winners will meet in the second round on Saturday at 7 p.m.

Daily admission is $6 for adults and $3 for students, senior citizens and children. Admission is free for children under 2.

Story 5/28/2015

Faculty Focus

A regular recap of the achievements and published works of the faculty and professional staff at...

Read More
Story 5/26/2015

F&M Scientist Co-Leads Group Identifying Marine Life at Risk...

A new examination of marine fossils dating back 23 million years is providing scientists with clues...

Read More
Story 5/15/2015

Uncovering the Invisible Process of Creating

To many, the art of writing is a mystery, a process that is invisible to the unknowing. Recent...

Read More