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Men's Basketball

Men's Hoops Returns to Philly Tuesday at Penn

Leopards look to build off La Salle victory against Ivy League foe

- Lafayette heads back to Philadelphia for the second time in four days on Tuesday to take on Penn at The Palestra. The Quakers have won each of the last two meetings, with the last Leopard win coming in 2015, a 92-86 victory in Easton.

- Junior Myles Cherry recorded his first career double-double in the upset victory over Atlantic 10 foe La Salle on Saturday afternoon. The Newcastle, Australia native registered 18 points and 12 rebounds in the 77-76 win.

- Tuesday's contest will be the 690th game coached for Lafayette head man Fran O'Hanlon, in his 24th year at the helm of the Maroon and White.

- Lafayette returns home for the first time in 2018-19 in its next contest, hosting St. Francis Brooklyn in the home opener at Kirby Sports Center on Sunday at 2 p.m.
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