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Leopards Close 2017-18 Season at Colgate

Thu, 01 Mar 2018 21:39:00 EDT

The Lafayette men's basketball team closed the books on its 2017-18 campaign on Thursday evening in Hamilton, N.Y., falling to second-seeded Colgate in the Patriot League Tournament Quarterfinals, 76-54.

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Upset-Minded Leopards Head to Colgate Thursday

Wed, 28 Feb 2018 23:40:00 EDT

Lafayette lives to fight another day in the Patriot League Tournament, battling Colgate on Thursday night in Hamilton, N.Y. Despite what seems like a lopsided #2 vs. #7 matchup, the lower-seeded Leopards won both of this season's meetings between the two programs and will look for the trifecta to advance to their first semifinal since 2015.

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Stafford Earns Academic All-Patriot League Honors

Wed, 28 Feb 2018 14:38:00 EDT

Senior Eric Stafford of the Lafayette men's basketball team was selected as one of five members to the Academic All-Patriot League Team, the league office announced on Wednesday afternoon.

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Offense Clicks as Leopards Advance to Quarterfinal

Tue, 27 Feb 2018 22:41:00 EDT

The offense was clicking on all cylinders to lead the Lafayette men's basketball team to a 93-86 win over American at Kirby Sports Center in the opening round of the Patriot League Tournament on Tuesday evening.

Leopards Kick Off Patriot League Tourney in Kirby

Mon, 26 Feb 2018 19:40:00 EDT

Lafayette opens the Patriot League Tournament at home on Tuesday evening, hosting 10th-seeded American at 7 p.m. The Leopards will try to take down the Eagles for the third time this season, winning in Washington, D.C. on Jan. 20, 62-53, and in Easton on Feb. 17, 90-85.

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Klinewski, Petrie Garner All-League Honors

Mon, 26 Feb 2018 14:02:00 EDT

Senior co-captain Matt Klinewski and freshman Alex Petrie of the Lafayette men's basketball team picked up All-Patriot League honors as the league office announced the season's major award winners and all-league teams on Monday afternoon. Petrie was selected as the league's Rookie of the Year in addition to a spot on the Third Team and the All-Rookie team, while Klinewski earned second-team laurels after a third-team selection a year ago.

Lafayette to Host Patriot League Tournament First Round Game Tuesday

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 22:57:00 EDT

The Lafayette men's basketball team enters the Patriot League Tournament as the seventh seed and will host 10th-seeded American on Tuesday, Feb. 27 in the first round at Kirby Sports Center at 7 p.m.

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Lafayette Closes Regular Season with Loss at Lehigh

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 21:52:00 EDT

The Lafayette men's basketball team closed out its 2017-18 regular season with a loss at Lehigh on Saturday night in Bethlehem, Pa.

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Lafayette-Lehigh Closes Regular Season Saturday

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 15:46:00 EDT

Lafayette finishes up regular-season play in enemy territory on Saturday afternoon, taking on Lehigh in an important game for seeding purposes in the Patriot League Tournament. Lehigh can finish anywhere from the two seed to the five based on Saturday's results, while the most likely scenarios have Lafayette in either the sixth or seventh spot. A win, coupled with a Holy Cross loss at Colgate, locks down the six seed, while a loss could result in a seven, eight or nine seed.

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Terriers Trip Up Leopards in Boston

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 21:24:00 EDT

The Lafayette men's basketball team couldn't put two consistent halves together on Wednesday night in Boston, Mass., as Boston U. took advantage of second-half struggles to send the Leopards to an 81-65 defeat.

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Leopards Start Fight for Top Six at Boston U.

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 16:22:00 EDT

Lafayette starts its fight for a top-six spot on Wednesday, traveling to Boston, Mass. for a meeting with the fifth-place Terriers. The Leopards are currently in a tie for sixth with Holy Cross at 7-9 in league play and will likely need at least one victory in the final two games to stay out of the Patriot League Tournament First Round.

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Leopards Light Up American on Senior Day

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 17:55:00 EDT

The entertainment value was unmatched in Kirby Sports Center on Saturday afternoon as the Lafayette men's basketball team put together its best shooting performance of the season to knock off American by a 90-85 score.

Senior Day Brings American to Kirby

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 20:43:00 EDT

Saturday marks the final regular-season home game for Lafayette senior co-captains Matt Klinewski and Eric Stafford. Each will be honored prior to the contest for their contributions to the program over their four seasons on College Hill.

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Petrie Breaks Rookie Scoring Record in Loss at Navy

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 21:58:00 EDT

Freshman Alex Petrie of the Lafayette men's basketball team shot his way into the record books on Wednesday evening in Annapolis, Md., but his effort wasn't enough as the comeback fell short in a 71-69 loss to Navy.

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Surging Teams Clash on Valentine's Day in Annapolis

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 14:24:00 EDT

Lafayette and Navy clash on Wednesday night in Annapolis, Md. as two teams playing their best basketball recently. Both are coming off a pair of wins last week and both are jockeying for spots in the middle of the Patriot League standings with two weeks of regular season remaining before the Patriot League Tournament begins on Feb. 27.

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