Goucher Men's Basketball Hosts Johns Hopkins In 2019-20 Home Debut On Tuesday

Goucher Men's Basketball Hosts Johns Hopkins In 2019-20 Home Debut On Tuesday
The Game
  • Johns Hopkins (1-0) at Goucher (0-1)
  • Tuesday, November 12, 2019
  • 7:00 p.m.
  • Decker Sports and Recreation Center/Baltimore, Md.
  • Live Stats | Video
Opening Tip
  • Goucher makes its 2019-20 home debut against Johns Hopkins on Tuesday
  • It will be the 10th meeting since the turn of the century with the Blue Jays holding a 5-4 edge
  • It is only the second matchup between the two teams in the last seven seasons
  • The Gophers are looking to win its home opener for the second-straight year
About The Blue Jays
  • Johns Hopkins is 1-0 on the year after defeating No. 9 Christopher Newport 78-74 on Saturday
  • Connor Delaney paced the Blue Jays with 21 points while Tom Quarry added 19 points
  • Johns Hopkins went 19-10 overall and 14-4 in Centennial Conference action last season
The Last Time We Met
  • Goucher lost 73-45 to Johns Hopkins on January 3, 2018
  • Elliot Wiley paced the Gophers with 12 points in the game
  • Joey Kern led the Blue Jays with 14 points while Chris Groetsch added 11 points off the bench
In The Gopher Hole
  • Freshmen Josh Lichti (13 points) and Raekwon Becks (12 points, 11 rebounds) both made their collegiate debuts in the starting lineup against Valley Forge
  • Seniors Dwayne Morton and Pat Goralski each had a team-high 16 points on Friday while Cam Isaacs added 12 points
  • The Gophers had five players in double figures for the first time since Christendom on December 8, 2018
  • The squad reached 80 points in the game against Valley Forge after only reaching the mark twice last season
Next Time On The Hardwood
  • Goucher travels to Roanoke, Va., for the Dick Leftwich Tip-off Tournament on Friday and Saturday
  • The Gophers will face the host Maroons on Friday and then either Johnson & Wales or York on Saturday
  • The squad returns to the Decker Sports and Recreation Center on November 23 against Salisbury
25th Anniversary Celebration
  • This season marks the 25th Anniversary of the 1994-95 team that won the Capital Athletic Conference Tournament title and defeated the defending NCAA Division III National Champion Lebanon Valley for the college's first-ever NCAA Tournament win
  • We will recount that season through social media posts and other events including guest coaches of the game
  • Marc Cousins, who was a member of the 1993-94 CAC regular season and tournament team will serve as the guest coach for the home opener against Johns Hopkins in November 12
  • For more information on the 25th Anniversary celebration, click HERE
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