Goucher Men's Basketball Battles Moravian At The Deck On Monday

Goucher Men's Basketball Battles Moravian At The Deck On Monday

 

GAME DAY INFORMATION
 
  • Moravian College (10-6, 3-2 Landmark) at Goucher College (3-13, 0-5 Landmark)
  • Monday, January 21, 2019
  • 5:00 p.m. (Game moved to Monday due to impending weather scheduled to come into the area in the evening on Saturday)
  • Decker Sports And Recreation Center/Towson, Md.
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LAST TIME OUT
 
  • Goucher College dropped a 62-49 decision to Juniata College on Wednesday.
  • Junior Dwayne Morton powered the Gophers with 13 points and eight rebounds.
  • Sophomore Devon Esslinger added 10 points and six rebounds. 
  • Freshman Cameron Isaacs chipped in eight points.
  • The Gophers maintained the lead for the majority of the first half and the start of the second half.
ABOUT MORAVIAN
 
  • The Greyhounds enter the contest 10-6 overall and 3-2 in Landmark Conference action.
  • Moravian is 2-4 on the road this season.
  • In their last contest, the Greyhounds lost on the road at Drew 79-75 on Saturday.
  • Oneil Holder leads the team with 18.4 points and 6.3 rebounds per game.
  • Head coach Justin Potts is in his fourth season as the head coach at Moravian.
FIVE FACTS
 
  • Junior Dwayne Morton has scored double figures in four-straight games, seven of his last eight and 11 times on the year. Morton hauled in a Gopher career-high eight boards and has grabbed at least five boards eight times, including three of his last four tilts. The junior leads the team with 13.3 points per game.
  • Sophomore Devon Esslinger was making his 2018-19 debut against Juniata. The sophomore reached double figures for the third time in his career, just missing his career high of 11 points set against Washington College on Nov. 19, 2017. He grabbed at least five rebounds for the ninth time in his career after reaching the mark eight times last season. The sophomore started 22 of the 24 games in 2017-18 and now has 100 points and 98 rebounds in his career.
  • Freshman Cameron Isaacs has scored at least eight points in each of his last six games and is averaging 10.0 points per game in that stretch. He has posted at least eight points 11 times on the year.
  • Junior Pat Goralski recorded two blocks for the second-straight game and for the third time this season. 
  • The Gophers are averaging five more points and allowing five less points at home this year.
THE ROAD AHEAD
 
  • Goucher hosts Catholic on Wednesday.
  • Tipoff is 7:00 p.m.