Goucher Men's Basketball Looks To Continue Keystone State Success At Moravian On Saturday

Goucher Men's Basketball Looks To Continue Keystone State Success At Moravian On Saturday
The Game
 
  • Goucher (4-12, 1-4 Landmark) at Moravian (7-9, 2-3 Landmark)
  • Saturday, January 25, 2020, 2 p.m.
  • Johnston Hall/Bethlehem, Pa.
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Opening Tip
 
  • Goucher continues its three-game road when it travels to another Keystone State Landmark Conference rival at Moravian College on Saturday
  • It will be the 25th meeting in the all-time series
  • The Greyhounds have won the last six games in the matchup
  • The Gophers are looking for their first win against Moravian since a 95-88 win in 2015-16
  • Head coach Tom Rose and his staff will continue to join the nation's Coaches Vs. Coaches Suits and Sneakers Week by wearing sneakers for game at Moravian this week to help raise cancer awareness
About The Greyhounds
 
  • Moravian comes into the contest 7-9 overall and 2-3 in Landmark Conference action after falling 98-83 against Drew on Wednesday
  • The Greyhounds have lost its last three games including a 67-54 loss to Juniata on January 18
  • C.J. Barnes paced Moravian on Wednesday with 25 points while John Hargraves (13 points), Matt O'Connor (10 points) and Deandre Tillett (10 points) also found double figures
  • Barnes leads the team with 17.6 points per game and O'Connor is averaging 14.6 points per game
The Last Time We Met 
 
  • Moravian defeated Goucher on February 9, 2019
  • Gabe Ceribelli and Dwayne Morton each had 19 points and six rebounds while Cam Isaacs chipped in 10 points
  • C.J. Barnes and Oneil Holder each had 21 points for the Greyhounds while Jimmy Murray (15 points) and Nicholas Casazza (10 points) also scored double figures
Last Time Out
 
  • Cam Isaacs scored the decisive basket with eight seconds left and Juniata had a shot go off after the buzzer that was waived off to hand Goucher a 47-46 win on Wednesday
  • Dwayne Morton powered the Gophers with 14 points and seven rebounds while Isaacs added 13 points and Darrell Collins chipped in 10 points
  • The Gophers ended a 25-game conference road losing streak with the win
In The Gopher Hole
 
  • Dwayne Morton can move into 10th place on the program's all-time career point list with four points and can become the 10th player in team history and the first since 2006-07 to score 1,00 points for his career with 25 points
  • Cam Isaacs has scored double figures in seven of his last eight games and is averaging 13.9 points per game over that span
  • Darrell Collins has recorded two 10+ point games in his last five tilts and the team is 2-0 in those contests
  • Goucher is 2-2 in the Keystone State and has won two of its last three games in the state
  • The Gophers are looking for their first conference winning streak since 2015-16 when they won four out of five with a pair of two-game winning streaks
Next Time On The Hardwood
 
  • The Gophers conclude its three-game road trip at Catholic on Wednesday
  • Tipoff is 7 p.m.
  • Goucher returns to the Decker Sports and Recreation Center against Susquehanna on February 1
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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