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Lander looks to build winning streak against Francis Marion

Lander looks to build winning streak against Francis Marion

FLORENCE, S.C. – The Lander men's basketball team (6-7, 2-5 PBC) goes on the road for the first time in 2018 as the Bearcats face Francis Marion (8-3, 3-3 PBC) at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday night.

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STORYLINES

• Lander is coming off a 77-70 home win over Flagler on Saturday afternoon. 

• Senior Sergio Smith has record 12 blocks in the last four games and ranks fourth in the conference in that category. 

• The Bearcats committed a season-low six turnovers in the win over Flagler. 

• Lander has netted exactly 26 field goals in three consecutive games.  

• Senior Srdjan Ivic registered his fourth double-double of the season on Saturday with 11 points and 12 rebounds. 

• The Bearcats are shooting a conference-best 73.9% from the free-throw line this season. 

• Lander and Francis Marion have split the last 10 meetings in the series, with the home team winning eight of the previous 10 contests.