Francis Marion University Men's Basketball 2017-18 News

  • FMU basketball hosts Flagler in a twinbill Saturday
    January 19, 2018
    The Francis Marion University men’s and women’s basketball squads will host Peach Belt Conference member Flagler College, Saturday (Jan. 20) for a key doubleheader with the women set to tip-off at 1:30 p.m. and the men to follow at 3:30 p.m.
  • Oh What a Night! Browning sets school-record with 41 points
    January 18, 2018
    With his name already etched in the Francis Marion University men’s basketball record book many times, senior guard Detrek Browning went one step further on Wednesday evening (Jan. 17) when he scored a school-record 41 points during the Patriots’ 106-104 double overtime road victory at Augusta University.
  • Browning nets school-record 41 points in 106-104 2OT win
    January 17, 2018
    Senior guard Detrek Browning scored a school-record 41 points, including three free throws with less than one second left in double overtime to lift Francis Marion University to a thrilling 106-104 road victory over Augusta University, Wednesday night (Jan. 17) in Peach Belt Conference men’s basketball action.
  • Alexander has big afternoon in hard-fought game at Columbus State
    January 15, 2018
    Francis Marion University senior center Judah Alexander recorded 18 points and nine rebounds, but Columbus State University took a come-from-behind 76-66 victory, Monday afternoon (Jan. 15) in Peach Belt Conference men's basketball action.
  • Patriots fall to Georgia Southwestern 93-71
    January 13, 2018
    Georgia Southwestern State University shot an impressive 55.9 percent from the field as the Hurricanes take the victory over Francis Marion University 93-71 Saturday afternoon (Jan. 13) in Peach Belt Conference mens basketball action.
  • 109 FMU Student-Athletes Honored for Classroom Work
    January 10, 2018
    A total of 109 student-athletes at Francis Marion University, who earned 3.0 or higher grade point averages during the 2017 fall semester, have been named to the university’s Swamp Fox Honor Roll.
  • Browning turns GOAT (the great kind) in overtime of Patriot win !
    January 10, 2018
    Senior guard Detrek Browning scored nine of his game-high 31 points in overtime as Francis Marion University pulled away to an 84-77 victory over Lander University, Wednesday night (Jan. 10) in Peach Belt Conference men’s basketball action.
  • FMU Cagers entertain Bearcats on Wednesday
    January 09, 2018
    Francis Marion University women and men’s basketball teams will host long-time Peach Belt Conference foe Lander University on Wednesday (Jan. 10) in the Smith University Center with the women’s game tipping-off at 5:30 p.m. and the men to follow at 7:30 p.m.
  • Patriots fall in second half despite record-setting night for Browning
    January 06, 2018
    On a night that Francis Marion University senior guard Detrek Browning established a new career scoring mark, the Patriots were outscored by 17 in the second half as Clayton State University rallied for a 66-59 win, Saturday evening (Jan. 6) in Peach Belt Conference men’s basketball action.
  • Patriots lose hard-fought 78-72 decision at USCA
    January 03, 2018
    Despite four players scoring in double figures, 23rd-ranked Francis Marion University suffered a hard-fought 78-72 Peach Belt Conference loss to USC Aiken, Wednesday night (Jan. 3) in men’s basketball action.
  • Mountain Lions hand FMU its first loss
    December 30, 2017
    Young Harris College connected on nearly 59 percent of its field goal attempts and the Mountain Lions never trailed while handing 23rd-ranked Francis Marion University its first loss of the season 95-80, Saturday (Dec. 30) in Peach Belt Conference men’s basketball action.
  • Patriot Men earn national ranking
    December 27, 2017
    The Francis Marion University men's basketball team is ranked 23rd in the latest D2SIDA NCAA Division II Top 25 poll.
  • Browning earns PBC Player of the Week award
    December 20, 2017
    After achieving several personal milestones and leading his team to an 8-0 start, Francis Marion University senior guard Detrek Browning has been named the Peach Belt Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for Dec. 11-19.
  • Browning, Davis, and Parker shoot unbeaten Patriots past Cougars 90-81
    December 19, 2017
    Senior guard Detrek Browning scored 25 of his game-high 27 points in the second half and junior guard Ryan Davis added a career-high 24 off the bench as undefeated Francis Marion University outlasted Columbus State University 90-81, Tuesday night (Dec. 19) in Peach Belt Conference men’s basketball action.
  • FMU entertains Cougars on 5-for-$5 Tuesday
    December 18, 2017
    The Francis Marion University men’s and women’s basketball teams will play host to Columbus State University on Tuesday (Dec. 19) for a 5-for-$5 Peach Belt Conference doubleheader.
  • Browning led three-point barrage helps FMU beat Hurricanes 87-67
    December 17, 2017
    Senior guard Detrek Browning scored 24 points, equaled the school’s single-game three-point shooting mark, and moved into second place on the team’s career scoring list while guiding unbeaten Francis Marion University to an 87-67 win over Georgia Southwestern State University, Sunday afternoon (Dec. 17) in Peach Belt Conference men’s basketball action.
  • Patriot basketball hosts PBC doubleheader on Sunday
    December 15, 2017
    The Francis Marion University men’s and women’s basketball teams will welcome Peach Belt Conference member Georgia Southwestern State University to the Smith University Center on Sunday afternoon (Dec. 17) with the women’s game starting at 1:30 p.m., and the men following at 3:30 p.m.
  • Patriots complete come-from-behind win to remain unbeaten
    December 13, 2017
    Francis Marion University senior guard Detrek Browning scored 18 of his 22 points in the second half to push the Patriots to a 91-75 road victory over the University of Mount Olive, Wednesday evening (Dec. 13) in non-conference men’s collegiate basketball action.
  • FMU looks to remain undefeated Wednesday at Mount Olive
    December 12, 2017
    The Francis Marion University men’s basketball squad will return to action following fall exams by traveling to the University of Mount Olive on Wednesday (Dec. 13) for a 7 p.m. tip-off.
  • FMU Cagers ink pair
    December 06, 2017
    Francis Marion University men’s basketball coach Gary Edwards has announced the signing of 6-7 forward Juan Perez of Florence and 6-2 guard Gabriel Dickerson of Suffolk, Va., to national letters of intent during the recent early signing period.
  • Patriots remain unbeaten with 88-76 win at UNG
    December 02, 2017
    Senior guard Detrek Browning scored 17 of his 24 points in the second half and junior Ryan Davis posted his first double-double with 16 points and 12 rebounds to lead unbeaten Francis Marion University to an 88-76 road win over the University of North Georgia, Saturday (Dec. 2) in Peach Belt Conference men’s basketball action.
  • Patriot men’s basketball receives votes in latest national rankings
    November 29, 2017
    The Francis Marion University men’s basketball squad was among the other teams receiving votes in the latest Division II Sports Information Directors of America national rankings.
  • Parker led Patriots declaw Bears 103-88
    November 21, 2017
    Junior swingman Brandon Parker scored a career-high 26 points to pace six players in double figures as Francis Marion University raced past Shaw University 103-88, Tuesday evening (Nov. 21) in non-conference men’s basketball action.
  • Patriot Men entertain Bears on Tuesday
    November 20, 2017
    The unbeaten Francis Marion University men’s basketball team will play host to Shaw University on Tuesday (Nov. 21) at 7 p.m. in the Smith University Center.
  • Francis Marion carves up Johnson and Wales 102-71
    November 16, 2017
    Senior guard Detrek Browning scored 23 points to lead five players in double figures as Francis Marion University defeated Johnson and Wales University (NC) 102-71, Thursday night (Nov. 16) in non-conference men’s basketball action.
  • Patriot Men play home opener vs Wildcats on Thursday
    November 15, 2017
    The unbeaten Francis Marion University men’s basketball team will play its home opener on Thursday (Nov. 16) when the 2-0 Patriots entertain Johnson and Wales University. Tip-off is set for 6 p.m. in the Smith University Center.
  • Patriot cagers sweep PBC weekly awards
    November 13, 2017
    Francis Marion University seniors Detrek Browning and Khai Chandler have been named the Peach Belt Conference men’s and women’s basketball Players of the Week for the opening week of the 2017-18 season.
  • Patriots overtake Bears in second-half to open 2-0
    November 11, 2017
    Senior guard Detrek Browning scored 29 points and senior Warren Specht added 13, all in the final 16 minutes, as Francis Marion University rallied for a 78-70 victory over Lenoir-Rhyne University, Saturday evening (Nov. 11) on the second day of the PBC/SAC Challenge hosted by UNC Pembroke.
  • Browning layup delivers 72-70 Patriot win
    November 10, 2017
    Senior guard Detrek Browning scored 30 points, including the game-winning layup with 2.8 seconds left, to lift Francis Marion University to a thrilling 72-70 win over Catawba College, Friday afternoon (Nov. 10) in the opening game of the Peach Belt Conference/South Atlantic Conference Men’s Basketball Challenge.
  • FMU men’s basketball to open 2017-18 season at PBC/SAC Challenge
    November 09, 2017
    The Francis Marion University men’s basketball team will open its 2017-18 season when the Patriots take on Catawba College at 1 p.m. on Friday (Nov. 10) as part of the annual Peach Belt Conference/South Atlantic Conference Challenge.
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