Francis Marion Athletics Headlines

  • Happy Holidays from FMU 2017
    December 15, 2017
    2017 Holiday Greetings from Francis Marion University Athletics
  • Patriot basketball hosts PBC doubleheader on Sunday
    December 15, 2017
    The Francis Marion University men’s and women’s basketball teams will welcome Peach Belt Conference member Georgia Southwestern State University to the Smith University Center on Sunday afternoon (Dec. 17) with the women’s game starting at 1:30 p.m., and the men following at 3:30 p.m.
  • Patriots complete come-from-behind win to remain unbeaten
    December 13, 2017
    Francis Marion University senior guard Detrek Browning scored 18 of his 22 points in the second half to push the Patriots to a 91-75 road victory over the University of Mount Olive, Wednesday evening (Dec. 13) in non-conference men’s collegiate basketball action.
  • FMU looks to remain undefeated Wednesday at Mount Olive
    December 12, 2017
    The Francis Marion University men’s basketball squad will return to action following fall exams by traveling to the University of Mount Olive on Wednesday (Dec. 13) for a 7 p.m. tip-off.
  • Patriot softball inks a pair of infielders
    December 08, 2017
    Francis Marion University women’s softball coach Stacey Vallee has announced the signing of 6-0 first basemen Addie May of Vale, N.C., and 5-5 middle infielder Darian Buss of Huntsville, Ala., to a national letters of intent during the recent early signing period.
  • FMU Cagers ink pair
    December 06, 2017
    Francis Marion University men’s basketball coach Gary Edwards has announced the signing of 6-7 forward Juan Perez of Florence and 6-2 guard Gabriel Dickerson of Suffolk, Va., to national letters of intent during the recent early signing period.
  • FMU Baseball adds a trio of pitchers along with battery mate
    December 06, 2017
    Francis Marion University baseball coach Art Inabinet has announced the addition of right-handed pitchers Austin Moody of Dillon, Ethan Meece of Waynesville, N.C., and Connor Bright of Snow Hill, N.C., while signing right-handed hitting catcher Daulton Dabbs of Sumter to a national letter of intent during the recent early signing period.
  • Francis Marion signs Columbia cager
    December 05, 2017
    Francis Marion University women’s basketball coach Jeri Porter has announced the signing of 5-9 forward Jayla Bolden of Columbia, S.C., to a national letter of intent during the recent early signing period.
  • FMU women’s tennis players ranked nationally
    December 04, 2017
    Two members of the Francis Marion University women’s tennis team are listed in the 2017 fall Oracle/Intercollegiate Tennis Association NCAA Division II singles and doubles national rankings.
  • Patriot golf inks local high school state champion
    December 04, 2017
    Francis Marion University men’s golf coach Mark Gaynor has announced the signing of Grant Sellers of McBee, S.C., to a national letter of intent during the recent early signing period.
  • Patriots remain unbeaten with 88-76 win at UNG
    December 02, 2017
    Senior guard Detrek Browning scored 17 of his 24 points in the second half and junior Ryan Davis posted his first double-double with 16 points and 12 rebounds to lead unbeaten Francis Marion University to an 88-76 road win over the University of North Georgia, Saturday (Dec. 2) in Peach Belt Conference men’s basketball action.
  • Fast Start carries Nighthawks past Patriot women
    December 02, 2017
    The University of North Georgia connected on its first 12 field goal attempts as the Nighthawks spoiled Francis Marion University’s hopes of a PBC-opening win, taking an 82-54 victory, Saturday (Dec. 2) afternoon in Peach Belt Conference women’s basketball action.
  • Patriot women’s basketball sign Lancaster post player
    December 01, 2017
    Francis Marion University women’s basketball coach Jeri Porter has announced the signing of 5-10 post player Zaria Woods of Lancaster, S.C., to a national letter of intent during the recent early signing period.
  • Patriot Women ink Illinois middle blocker
    November 30, 2017
    Francis Marion University women’s volleyball coach Lauren Baufield has announced the signing of 6-2 middle blocker Iyanla (E-yawn-lah) Thigpen of Tinley Park, Ill., to a national letter of intent during the recent early signing period.