Francis Marion Athletics Headlines

  • Fulmore fills it up in 76-68 win over Georgia College
    February 24, 2018
    Junior forward Shaunice Fulmore scored 28 points and Francis Marion University used a 23-4 run to close the second quarter en route to a 76-68 Senior Day win over Georgia College, Saturday afternoon (Feb. 24) in Peach Belt Conference women’s basketball action.
  • FMU Softball split first two games of Winter Wrangler
    February 24, 2018
    Francis Marion University split its first two games of the FMU Winter Wrangler with a 10-6 loss against Mars Hill University and a 6-2 victory over UVA Wise, Saturday afternoon (Feb. 24) in non-conference collegiate softball action.
  • Alexander shines on Senior Day in romp over Bobcats
    February 24, 2018
    Senior 6-7 forward Judah Alexander scored a season-high 21 points and grabbed a career-high 17 rebounds to help lead Francis Marion University to a 102-69 victory over Georgia College, Saturday afternoon (Feb. 24) in Peach Belt Conference men’s basketball action.
  • Patriot Baseball falls 4-1 at USCA
    February 24, 2018
    Junior designated hitter Conner Durden smacked a two-run homer and three USC Aiken pitchers combined to limit Francis Marion University to three singles as the Pacers claimed a 4-1 win, Saturday afternoon (Feb. 24) in Peach Belt Conference baseball action.
  • Patriots Netters lose 8-1 matches to Saints
    February 23, 2018
    The Francis Marion University men’s and women’s tennis teams dropped 8-1 decisions to Flagler College, Friday afternoon (Feb. 23) in Peach Belt Conference tennis action.
  • Walk-off 3-run homer downs Patriots 7-5
    February 23, 2018
    One strike away from a series opening road win, Francis Marion University suffered a heart-breaking 7-5 loss when USC Aiken senior third baseman Daulton Weeks blasted a walk-off three-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning, Friday evening (Feb. 23) in Peach Belt Conference baseball action.
  • Patriot Hoops holds Senior Day vs GC on Saturday
    February 23, 2018
    The Francis Marion University men's and women's basketball teams will celebrate Senior Day when they entertain Georgia College in both teams’ regular-season finale on Saturday afternoon (Feb. 24).
  • FMU hosts 13th Wexford Plantation Intercollegiate Golf Tournament
    February 23, 2018
    The Francis Marion University golf team will play host to the 13th-annual Wexford Plantation Intercollegiate Tournament, Monday and Tuesday (Feb. 26-27), on Hilton Head Island. The tournament will consist of 36 holes on Monday and 18 holes on Tuesday.
  • Patriot Softball hosts FMU Winter Wrangle, Saturday and Sunday
    February 22, 2018
    The Francis Marion University softball team will host the FMU Winter Wrangle this weekend (Feb. 24-25) with three games each day.
  • Valiant effort falls just short in 66-60 road loss
    February 21, 2018
    Francis Marion University made up every point of a 19-point first half deficit and had six second-half opportunities to take the lead, but eventually fell 66-60 to 23rd-ranked UNC Pembroke, Wednesday night (Feb. 21) in Peach Belt Conference men’s basketball action.
  • Patriots fall in tight 10-9 extra-inning contest
    February 21, 2018
    Belmont Abbey College senior center fielder Nick Beinlich knocked an eleventh-inning RBI single to right field to give the 11th-ranked Crusaders a 10-9 victory over Francis Marion University, Wednesday afternoon (Feb. 21) in non-conference collegiate baseball action.
  • Defense aids Patriot Women to 65-50 road win at UNCP
    February 21, 2018
    A quick first-quarter start and a stifling defense through three quarters helped Francis Marion University grab a 65-50 road win over UNC Pembroke, Wednesday evening (Feb. 21) in Peach Belt Conference women’s basketball action.
  • Holland blanks Crusaders as Patriots split twinbill
    February 21, 2018
    Sophomore right-hander Sydney Holland rebounded from a short game-one start to toss a 5-hit shutout as Francis Marion University blanked Belmont Abbey College 2-0 to split Wednesday’s (Feb. 21) non-conference women’s softball doubleheader. The Crusaders won the opener 7-6 in nine innings.
  • FMU Men drop 5-4 decision to Jaguars
    February 20, 2018
    A closely fought Peach Belt Conference match came down to a retirement win at No.3 singles that provided Augusta University with a clinching point in a 5-4 victory over Francis Marion University, Tuesday afternoon (Feb. 20) in men’s tennis action.