Leopards Open at George Mason on Friday

Nov. 9, 2017

 Lafayette (0-0) at George Mason (0-0)
 Date  Friday, Nov. 10, 2017 at 7 p.m.
 Location  Fairfax, Va. | EagleBank Arena
 Game Notes  Lafayette Get Acrobat Reader | George Mason Get Acrobat Reader 
 Online   Atlantic 10 Network
 Live Stats  George Mason Live Stats
 Social Media  Twitter & Facebook


- Lafayette opens up its 2017-18 season with the first of four games away from Kirby Sports Center on Friday evening. The Leopards are 65-43 all-time in season openers, including a 23-25 mark in season-opening games on the road.

- Lafayette closed its preseason with a 102-80 exhibition loss to Penn State on Nov. 4. It was Lafayette’s first exhibition game since the Leopards were defeated by the Sundance Pennsylvania AAU All-Stars by a 101-64 score on Nov. 13, 2000. The game raised more than $7,000 for the One America Appeal for Hurricane Relief.

- Lafayette head coach Fran O’Hanlon begins his 23rd season at the helm of the Maroon and White on Friday evening.

- Seniors Matt Klinewski and Eric Stafford were appointed as team captains for the 2017-18 campaign, taking over for Nick Lindner ’17, the lone captain a year ago.