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No. 16 men's soccer travels to Francis Marion for Peach Belt Conference opener

No. 16 men's soccer travels to Francis Marion for Peach Belt Conference opener

GREENWOOD – The 16th-ranked Lander men's soccer team begins a three-match road trip on Saturday night with the Peach Belt Conference opener at Francis Marion at 7:00 p.m.

WATCH: FMU Patriots

LIVE STATS: Presto

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STORYLINES

• Lander (5-0) is 36-11-4 all-time against the Patriots (1-3) and 6-1-2 in the last nine meetings.

• Last season, Lander beat Francis Marion 4-0 at home behind a hat trick from Sam Lofts. 

• The Bearcats are 5-0-1 in their last six PBC openers. 

• Lander has outscored its last four opponents 13-1. 

• The Bearcats are 8-0-1 in their last nine road matches against PBC opponents. 

Jamie North recorded his first career hat trick in Thursday night's win over Shaw. 

Max Landau and Joe Conway each netted their first career goals on Thursday, while Robbie Young scored his first goal of the season.