Franklin Grizzlies

All times Eastern
Overall: 11-14 - Conference: 8-10
11/16 vs. Fontbonne W, 79-70 BX
11/19 at Chicago L, 83-68 RC
11/22 at Ohio Wesleyan L, 95-74 BX
11/26 vs. Centre L, 78-62 BX RC
11/30 vs. Millikin W, 67-56 BX
12/3 at Bluffton * • W, 82-79 BX
12/7 vs. Hanover * • L, 60-46 BX
12/10 at Earlham * • W, 76-64 BX
12/17 vs. Defiance * • W, 83-68 BX RC
12/19 at Trine W, 82-75 BX RC
12/29 at Wabash L, 75-68 BX RC
1/4 at Transylvania * • L, 76-55 BX RC
1/7 vs. Anderson * • W, 77-73 BX
1/11 vs. Mount St. Joseph * • W, 74-69 BX
1/14 vs. Manchester * • W, 63-47 BX
1/18 at Rose-Hulman * • L, 75-65 BX
1/21 vs. Earlham * • W, 73-53 BX
1/25 vs. Transylvania * • L, 73-65 BX RC
1/28 vs. Bluffton * • L, 65-57 BX
2/1 at Hanover * • L, 72-66 BX
2/4 at Manchester * • L, 64-63 BX
2/8 vs. Rose-Hulman * • L, 64-41 BX
2/11 at Anderson * • L, 79-65 BX
2/15 at Mount St. Joseph * • W, 62-55 BX
2/18 at Defiance * • L, 70-68 BX RC

(* Conference; • Region)
All times Eastern
Overall: 11-14 - Conference: 8-10
12/3 at Bluffton * • W, 82-79 BX
12/7 vs. Hanover * • L, 60-46 BX
12/10 at Earlham * • W, 76-64 BX
12/17 vs. Defiance * • W, 83-68 BX RC
1/4 at Transylvania * • L, 76-55 BX RC
1/7 vs. Anderson * • W, 77-73 BX
1/11 vs. Mount St. Joseph * • W, 74-69 BX
1/14 vs. Manchester * • W, 63-47 BX
1/18 at Rose-Hulman * • L, 75-65 BX
1/21 vs. Earlham * • W, 73-53 BX
1/25 vs. Transylvania * • L, 73-65 BX RC
1/28 vs. Bluffton * • L, 65-57 BX
2/1 at Hanover * • L, 72-66 BX
2/4 at Manchester * • L, 64-63 BX
2/8 vs. Rose-Hulman * • L, 64-41 BX
2/11 at Anderson * • L, 79-65 BX
2/15 at Mount St. Joseph * • W, 62-55 BX
2/18 at Defiance * • L, 70-68 BX RC

(* Conference; • Region)

2011-12

Transylvania 16-2 23-5
Hanover 12-6 16-9
Rose-Hulman 11-7 20-9
Bluffton 10-8 16-10
Anderson 10-8 15-12
Defiance 9-9 13-13
Manchester 9-9 11-14
Franklin 8-10 11-14
Mount St. Joseph 3-15 7-18
Earlham 2-16 2-23

Past Records

2013-14 (10-16, 7-11 HCAC)
2012-13 (14-12, 9-9 HCAC)
2011-12 (11-14, 8-10 HCAC)
2010-11 (8-17, 6-12 HCAC)
2009-10 (8-18, 6-10 HCAC)
2008-09 (17-10, 13-4 HCAC)
2007-08 (18-10, 11-6 HCAC)
2006-07 (16-10, 11-5 HCAC)

Team Quick Facts

Coach: Kerry Prather
Conference: HCAC

Franklin

Enrollment (FT undergrads): 1006
Location: Franklin, IN
Colors: Navy Blue, Old Gold
Region: Midwest
Arena: Spurlock Center (1500)
Official Website: Men | Women
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News Releases

July 23, 2014
Franklin Men’s Basketball Earns 2013-14 NABC Team Academic Excellence Award
Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College men’s basketball team has earned the prestigious Team...
March 4, 2014
Franklin's Bailey Howard Named First-Team All-HCAC
Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College senior Bailey Howard (Nashville, Ind./Brown County) earned...
February 25, 2014
Late Rally Falls Short in Franklin Men’s Basketball Loss in HCAC Tournament
Hanover, Ind. The Franklin College men’s basketball team trimmed a 15-point second-half...
February 24, 2014
Franklin Men’s Basketball Takes Postseason Hopes to Hanover on Tuesday
Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College men’s basketball team is among six teams competing in...
February 24, 2014
Franklin's Terry Sargent Named HCAC Men’s Basketball Player of the Week
Franklin, Ind. - Averaging 22.5 points and scoring a career-high 31 points in the final week of the...
February 22, 2014
Franklin Men’s Basketball Earns No. 6 Seeding for HCAC Tournament
Defiance, Ohio - Franklin College senior Terry Sargent (Indianapolis, Ind./Howe) scored a career-hig...
February 21, 2014
Franklin Men’s Basketball Travels to Defiance for Saturday’s Regular-Season Finale
Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College men’s basketball team seeks to build positive momentum...
February 15, 2014
Franklin Men’s Basketball Loses at Earlham on Last-Second Shot
Richmond, Ind. - Earlham College’s Chris Holmes made a layup just before the final buzzer to...
February 14, 2014
Franklin Men’s Basketball Travels to Earlham on Saturday
Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College men’s basketball team concludes its weeklong road swing...
February 11, 2014
Franklin Men’s Basketball Hits Road on Wednesday against Transylvania
Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College men’s basketball team seeks to get back above the .500...
February 8, 2014
Hot-Shooting Franklin Men’s Basketball Defeats Bluffton on Alumni Day
Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College men’s basketball team shot 68 percent in the second half...
February 7, 2014
Franklin Men’s Basketball Hosting Bluffton on Alumni Day
Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College men’s basketball team seeks to even its Heartland...
February 4, 2014
Franklin's Dion Smith Earns National Honor
Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College sophomore forward Dion Smith (Indianapolis, Ind./Franklin Central)...
February 3, 2014
Franklin's Dion Smith Named HCAC Player of the Week
Franklin, Ind. - Strong performances from Franklin College sophomore men's basketball forward Dion...
February 1, 2014
Smith’s Double-Double Leads Franklin Men’s Basketball Past Anderson in OT
Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College sophomore Dion Smith (Indianapolis, Ind./Franklin Central) scored...
January 30, 2014
Franklin Men’s Basketball Begins Three-Game Home Stand on Saturday
Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College men’s basketball team opens an important three-game home...
January 28, 2014
Franklin Men’s Basketball Travels to Manchester on Wednesday
Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College men’s basketball team hits the road for a key Heartland...
January 25, 2014
Franklin Men’s Basketball Loses at MSJ
Cincinnati, Ohio - The College of Mount St. Joseph had five double-figure scorers in defeating...
January 24, 2014
Franklin Men’s Basketball Begins HCAC’s Second Half at MSJ on Saturday
Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College men’s basketball team strives to get back to the .500...
January 22, 2014
Howard, Smith Lead Franklin Men’s Basketball over Transylvania
Franklin, Ind. - Senior Bailey Howard (Nashville, Ind./Brown County) and sophomore Dion Smith...
January 21, 2014
Franklin Men’s Basketball Scheduled to Host Transylvania on Wednesday
Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College men’s basketball team closes out the first half of the...
January 18, 2014
Franklin Men’s Basketball Drops Hard-Fought Contest to Defiance
Franklin, Ind. - Defiance College’s Mason Roth hit a 15-foot jumper before time expired to...
January 17, 2014
Franklin Men’s Basketball Facing Defiance in Home Contest on Saturday
Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College men’s basketball team looks to return to its winning...
January 15, 2014
Franklin Men's Basketball Loses at Rose-Hulman
Terre Haute, Ind. - Franklin College senior Bailey Howard (Nashville, Ind./Brown County) scored 17...
January 14, 2014
Franklin Men’s Basketball Travels to Rose-Hulman on Wednesday
Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College men’s basketball team completes a two-game Heartland...
January 11, 2014
Rally Falls Short in Franklin Men’s Basketball Road Loss to Anderson
Anderson, Ind. - The Franklin College men’s basketball team’s rally from an 18-point...
January 10, 2014
Franklin Men's Basketball Travels to Anderson on Saturday
Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College men’s basketball team will have a quick recovery as it...
January 9, 2014
Franklin Men's Basketball Loses to Manchester
Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College men’s basketball team fell to 3-2 in Heartland Collegiat...
January 8, 2014
First-Place Franklin Men’s Basketball to Host Manchester on Thursday
Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College men’s basketball team seeks to remain atop the Heartland...
January 4, 2014
Franklin Men’s Basketball Defeats Earlham, Ties for First Place in HCAC
Franklin, Ind. - A balanced offensive attack helped lead the Franklin College men’s basketball...
January 3, 2014
Franklin Men’s Basketball Ready to Resume HCAC Play Saturday at Home Against Earlham
Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College men’s basketball team resumes Heartland Collegiate...
January 2, 2014
Franklin Men's Basketball Loses at No. 3-Ranked Illinois Wesleyan
Bloomington, Ill. - The Franklin College men’s basketball team lost 83-67 at No. 3-ranked...
December 30, 2013
Franklin Men’s Basketball Opens New Year at No. 3 Illinois Wesleyan on Thursday
Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College men’s basketball team will open 2014 with its final...
December 17, 2013
Franklin Men’s Basketball Travels to Trine on Wednesday
Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College men’s basketball team seeks to return to its winning...
December 14, 2013
Franklin Men’s Basketball Loses HCAC Home Opener to Hot-Shooting MSJ
Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College senior Troy Porter (Frankfort, Ind./Frankfort) had a career-high...
December 9, 2013
Franklin Basketball Sweeps HCAC Weekly Awards
Franklin, Ind. - Career performances have earned Franklin College basketball players Bailey Howard...
December 7, 2013
Howard’s 45 Points Lead Franklin Men’s Basketball to Road Win over Bluffton
Bluffton, Ohio - Franklin College senior Bailey Howard (Nashville, Ind./Brown County) scored 45...
December 6, 2013
Franklin Men’s Basketball Continues HCAC Road Swing at Bluffton on Saturday
Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College men’s basketball team will seek its second consecutive...
December 5, 2013
Franklin Men’s Basketball Wins HCAC Opener at Hanover
Hanover, Ind. - The Franklin College men’s basketball team placed four players in double...
December 3, 2013
Franklin College Men’s Basketball Battling Hanover in HCAC Opener on Wednesday
Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College men’s basketball team travels to Hanover College to...
December 30, 2012
St. Norbert, Franklin pull Sunday upsets
St. Norbert dropped the defending champs, Franklin knocked off No. 17 Illinois Wesleyan 67-66 on a...
January 5, 2012
Never too early for Cinderellas to dance
Although we celebrate the Cinderellas of the NCAA brackets every March, we would be remiss if we...

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