Men's Basketball Headlines

  • Patriots capture key PBC win as Browning and Parker combine for 49
    February 14, 2018
    Two nights after combining for 51 points, senior guard Detrek Browning and junior forward Brandon Parker got together to score 49 on Wednesday night (Feb. 14) to lead Francis Marion University to an 80-65 win over Augusta University in Peach Belt Conference men’s basketball action.
  • Browning and Parker shoot Patriots by Mountain Lions 101-84
    February 12, 2018
    Senior guard Detrek Browning and junior forward Brandon Parker combined for 51 points to power Francis Marion University to a 101-84 win over Young Harris College, Monday night (Feb. 12) in Peach Belt Conference men’s basketball action.
  • Team-effort allows FMU to crush Nighthawks 90-54
    February 10, 2018
    Junior forward Victor Hunt scored a career-high 17 points off the bench to lead five Patriots in double figures as Francis Marion University crushed the University of North Georgia 90-54, Saturday afternoon (Feb. 10) in Peach Belt Conference men’s basketball action.
  • FMU celebrates Homecoming 2018, Hoops hosts Nighthawks
    February 08, 2018
    The Francis Marion University men's and women's basketball teams will play host to the University of North Georgia for a key Peach Belt Conference doubleheader on Saturday (Feb. 10) as the school celebrates Homecoming 2018. The FMU baseball and softball teams will also be in action this weekend at the Griffin Athletic Complex.
  • Francis Marion survives Lander with 71-69 win on Davis stick-back
    February 07, 2018
    Junior guard Ryan Davis’ offensive rebound and stick-back with 16.3 seconds left provided the winning points and Francis Marion University survived a late Lander University trip to the free throw line as the Patriots claimed a 71-69 victory, Wednesday night (Feb. 7) in Peach Belt Conference men’s basketball action.
  • Browning named PBC Player of the Week for record-setting fourth straight week
    February 05, 2018
    For a record-setting fourth consecutive week, sixth time this season, and ninth time in his career, Francis Marion University senior guard Detrek Browning has been named the Peach Belt Conference men’s basketball Player of the Week, this time for the week of Jan. 28-Feb.4.
  • Clayton State defeats FMU Men 84-70
    February 03, 2018
    Clayton State University opened the game with a 23-8 spurt and never trailed after the opening minute en route to an 84-70 win over Francis Marion University, Saturday afternoon (Feb. 3) in Peach Belt Conference men’s basketball action.
  • Francis Marion picks up miraculous OT win over USCA 86-82
    January 31, 2018
    Francis Marion University senior forward Warren Specht forced overtime with a fade-away three-pointer at the horn and senior guard Detrek Browning scored six of his game-high 36 points in the extra session as the Patriots prevailed 86-82 over USC Aiken, Wednesday night (Jan. 31) in Peach Belt Conference men’s basketball action.
  • Patriot Men named NABC Team of the Week ; FMU hosts USCA on Wednesday
    January 30, 2018
    The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) has selected the Francis Marion University men’s squad as its NCAA Division II Team of the Week for Jan. 22-28. Both the FMU men’s and women’s basketball squads will host Peach Belt Conference foe USC Aiken, Wednesday (Jan. 31) for a key doubleheader.
  • Browning named PBC Player of the Week for record-tying third consecutive week
    January 29, 2018
    For a record-tying third consecutive week and the fifth time this season, Francis Marion University senior guard Detrek Browning has been named the Peach Belt Conference men’s basketball Player of the Week, this time for the week of Jan. 22-28.
  • FMU captures 74-63 road win behind 31 points from Browning
    January 27, 2018
    Senior guard Detrek Browning scored 31 points and Francis Marion University shot 61.9 percent over the final 20 minutes to pull away for a 74-63 road win over Georgia College, Saturday evening (Jan. 27) in Peach Belt Conference men’s basketball action.
  • Browning and Alexander lead Patriots to 90-83 win over #21 UNCP
    January 24, 2018
    Seniors Detrek Browning and Judah Alexander combined for 47 points to lead Francis Marion University to a 90-83 upset of 21st-ranked and conference-leading UNC Pembroke, Wednesday night (Jan. 24) in Peach Belt Conference men’s basketball action.
  • FMU Cagers entertain UNC Pembroke on Wednesday
    January 23, 2018
    Francis Marion University women’s and men’s basketball teams will host local Peach Belt Conference rival UNC Pembroke on Wednesday (Jan. 24) in the Smith University Center with the women’s contest tipping-off at 5:30 p.m., and the men to follow at 7:30 p.m.
  • Browning named PBC Player of the Week for fourth time
    January 22, 2018
    For the second week in a row and the fourth time this season, Francis Marion University senior guard Detrek Browning has been named the Peach Belt Conference men’s basketball Player of the Week, this time for the week of Jan. 15-21.