Goucher Men's Basketball Begins Three-Game Road Trip At Juniata On Wednesday

Goucher Men's Basketball Begins Three-Game Road Trip At Juniata On Wednesday
The Game
 
  • Goucher (3-12, 0-4 Landmark) at Juniata (4-11, 1-3 Landmark)
  • Wednesday, January 22, 2020, 7 p.m.
  • Memorial Gymnasium/Huntingdon, Pa.
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Opening Tip
 
  • Goucher starts a three-game road trip at Juniata on Wednesday
  • The tilt will be the 25th meeting in the all-time series
  • The Eagles have won the last six contests in the matchup
  • The Gophers last win in the series was an 60-54 decision in 2015-16
  • Head coach Tom Rose and his staff will join the nation's Coaches Vs. Coaches Suits and Sneakers Week by wearing sneakers for games at Juniata and Moravian this week to help raise cancer awareness
About The Eagles
 
  • Juniata comes into the contest 4-11 overall and 1-3 in conference play after defeating Moravian 67-54 on Saturday
  • The squad is 3-5 at Memorial Gymnasium this season
  • Cameron Keck paced the Eagles against the Greyhounds with 14 points while Marcus Hall tallied 13 points and 11 rebounds and Nate DeCanal chipped in 12 points off the bench
  • Keck is the only player averaging double figures with 10.8 points per game
The Last Time We Met 
 
  • Goucher had the lead at halftime for the second time in the season, but Juniata came away with a 75-67 win on Janiuary 30, 2019
  • Dwayne Morton paced the Gophers with 16 points while Timmy O'Farrell added 14 points and Pat Goralski chipped in 12 points
  • Paul Martello powered the Eagles with 13 points while Nicholas Albert posted 12 points and Cameron Keck and Brandon Martinazzi each had 10 points
Last Time Out
 
  • Goucher gave the defending Landmark Conference regular season champions a scare, but Drew left Maryland with a 64-59 win on Saturday
  • Pat Goralski paced the Gophers with 14 points and 10 rebounds while Cam Isaacs added nine points and 10 boards
  • Josh Lichti, Dwayne Morton and Timmy O'Farrell recorded nine points apiece
In The Gopher Hole
 
  • Pat Goralski has scored double figures three times and hauled in 10+ rebounds twice in his last five games and is averaging 13.0 points and 8.2 rebounds per game in that span
  • Cam Isaacs is averaging 14.5 points per game in the month of January and 15.2 points per game on the road this season
  • Dwayne Morton, who needs 18 points to move into 10th place on the program's all-time career point list and 39 points for 1,000 points in his career, is averaging 22.0 points per game in three games in the state of Pennsylvania
  • Timmy O'Farrell, who notched a career-high 14 points in his last game at Juniata, has scored double digits three times in his last five games and is averaging 9.6 points in that period
  • The Gophers are averaging 83.3 points per game in three games in the Keystone State
Next Time On The Hardwood
 
  • The Gophers continues its three-game road trip at Moravian on Saturday
  • Tipoff is 2 p.m.
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
  • We look to announce more guest coaches in the New Year
  • For more information on the 25th Anniversary celebration, click HERE
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