Junior Andrea Liddell finished 69th to lead the Francis Marion University women’s cross country team to a 21st-place showing at the 2018 NCAA Division II Southeast Regional Championship Meet, Saturday morning (Nov. 17) hosted by the University of North Georgia. Junior Ivan Henderson led the Patriot men to a 22nd-place team finish as he placed in 118th position.
Freshman forward Kailex Stephens notched his first career double-double with 20 points and 14 rebounds to help Francis Marion University win its home opener 110-63 over Methodist University in non-conference men’s basketball action, Thursday night (Nov. 15).
Senior guard Alliyah Gillespie scored a career-high 15 points, including 4-of-5 shooting from three-point range, to spark Francis Marion University to a come-from-behind 61-54 win over 21st-ranked Wingate University, Tuesday evening (Nov. 13) in non-conference women’s basketball action.
The Francis Marion University Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) is raising funds over the next two weeks for victims of the recent Vintage Place shooting incident that involved seven local law enforcement officers.
Senior swingman Brandon Parker erupted for a career high 34 points, including eight three-pointers, while senior guard Ryan Davis added a career-high 28 points as Francis Marion University cruised to a 105-86 victory over Newberry College, Saturday afternoon (Nov. 10) on the second day of the Peach Belt Conference/South Atlantic Conference Men’s Basketball Challenge.
The Francis Marion University volleyball team saw its season come to an end with a 25-16, 25-21, 25-11 loss to Augusta University, Saturday afternoon (Nov. 10) in the quarterfinals of the 2018 Peach Belt Conference Tournament in Greenwood, S.C.
Catawba College shot 67.2 percent from the floor to hand the Francis Marion University men’s basketball team a 115-82 season-opening defeat, Friday night (Nov. 9) in the Peach Belt Conference/South Atlantic Conference Challenge.
Four members of the Francis Marion University volleyball team – seniors Georgia Garrison and Carrie McGinnis and sophomores Kayla Arthur and Natalie Ferrell – have named to the 2018 Peach Belt Conference Volleyball All-Academic Team.
The Francis Marion University men’s basketball team will begin its 2018-19 season on Friday and Saturday (Nov. 9-10) with a pair of games at the Peach Belt Conference-South Atlantic Conference Challenge in Salisbury, N.C.