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George Washington Finally Gets Signature Win

Coming off their first appearance in the NCAA tournament since 2007, the George Washington Colonials were searching for a signature win this season to prove last season’s run was no fluke. They stumbled in their first three chances, losing to Virginia, Seton Hall, and Penn State all on the road and by an average margin of 11.3 points. On Thursday night George Washington finally...
Via KCM Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

George Washington upsets No. 11 Wichita St, 60-54

HONOLULU (AP) Kethan Savage sparked a late rally and scored 12 points to lead George Washington to a 60-54 upset over No. 11 Wichita State in the final of the Diamond Head Classic on Thursday night. The Colonials (9-3) won their first in-season tournament since they knocked off Michigan State and Maryland in the 2004 BB&T Classic. They trailed 50-43 with just under 7 minutes...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

George Washington-Wichita St. Preview

Wichita State has won its last two in-season tournaments. If it shoots like it did in the semifinals of the Diamond Head Classic, a third will be difficult to come by. That opportunity presents itself Thursday night in Honolulu against George Washington as the Shockers try to extend a substantial regular-season run against unranked opponents in the tournament's title game. The 11th...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Defense keys George Washington's 53-50 win over Colorado

HONOLULU (AP) — Joe McDonald scored 14 points, John Kopriva 11 and Yuta Watanabe 10 as George Washington rallied past Colorado 53-50 in the semifinals of the Diamond Head Classic Tuesday.

George Washington beats Ohio 77-49 in Diamond Head Classic

HONOLULU (AP) -- Kevin Larsen scored 19 points with a career-high 15 rebounds and George Washington beat Ohio 77-49 in the first round of the Diamond Head Classic on Monday. Larsen had nine rebounds during the second half in which GWU (7-3) held Ohio (3-5) to 15 points on 7-of-28 shooting. The Colonials scored 12 straight in the second half to go up 67-45 on Patricio Garino's free...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
6 days ago  |  Discuss

George Washington G Joe McDonald has surgery on left hip

George Washington sophomore guard Joe McDonald has had surgery on his left hip and is expected to be ready for next season. 
April 04, 2014  |  Discuss

GW guard Joe McDonald has surgery on left hip

WASHINGTON (AP) George Washington sophomore guard Joe McDonald has had surgery on his left hip and is expected to be ready for next season.
April 04, 2014  |  Discuss

GW ignoring doubters entering matchup vs Memphis

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) Plenty of people seem to be disrespecting the George Washington Colonials.
March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

What Seed Did George Washington Get In The 2014 NCAA Tournament?

Seed: For the upcoming 2014 NCAA Tournament, the George Washington Colonials were given a 9-seed in the East-region. They are coached by Mike Lonergan and hail from the Atlantic 10 conference. You can view the entire 2014 NCAA Tournament field here in our official bracket. Where: They will open play against Memphis in Raleigh on Friday.  Why: GW finished Atlantic 10 play with...
Via College Spun
March 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Lonergan: “We’re getting in the tournament” even after Atlantic 10 semifinal loss

BROOKLYN, N.Y.—Tomorrow should be a monumental day for George Washington and head coach Mike Lonergan. The Colonials won’t have an opportunity to cut down the nets at Barclays Center — they fell to VCU, 74-55, in the Atlantic 10 semifinals today — but they, in all likelihood, will hear their name called on Selection Sunday. “We’re getting in the [NCAA] tournament unless...
Via The Catch and Shoot
March 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Live Stream: Saint Joseph’s Hawks vs. George Washington Colonials

Tonight at 9:00 pm in a big Atlantic 10 matchup, the Saint Joseph’s Hawks travel down to the Charles E. Smith Center to take on the George Washington Colonials. The Hawks come into tonight’s game with a 21-7 overall record and an 11-3 Atlantic 10 conference record. For the Colonials, they come into tonight’s game also with a 21-7 overall record and a 9-5 Atlantic 10 conference...
Via Total Sports Live
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

GW falls short against No. 10 Saint Louis

Joe McDonald couldn't hide his exhaustion. He wasn't the only George Washington starter that didn't have much left after getting little help from a thin bench. Jordair Jett scored 16 points, Rob Loe added 12 and No. 10 Saint Louis beat the Colonials 66-59 Saturday night for its 19th straight win. McDonald scored 21 points and Kevin Larsen had 14 for George Washington (20-7, 8...
Via AP on Fox
February 23, 2014  |  Discuss

No. 10 SLU welcomes upset-minded George Washington to Chaifetz

After sweating out three straight close calls, Saint Louis braces for what figures to be another difficult test against a 20-win Atlantic 10 opponent. The 10th-ranked Billikens look to extend the longest winning streak in school history while moving to 12-0 in league play for the first time Saturday night against George Washington. While Saint Louis (24-2, 11-0) has won 18 consecutive...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
February 21, 2014  |  Discuss

COMMIT: 2014 F Yuta Watanabe to George Washington

The George Washington Colonials snagged a verbal commitment on Tuesday, according to multiple reports. Yuta Watanabe, a 6′-8″ power forward that is a native of Japan, pledged to George Washington. Adam Finkelstein of ESPN reported that Watanabe picked George Washington over the Fordham Rams. Watanabe reportedly made his pledge after a strong performance on Sunday at […]
Via Hoopniks
February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Live Stream: La Salle Explorers vs. George Washington Colonials

Tonight at 7:00 pm, the La Salle Explorers will be on the road to take on the George Washington Colonials. The Explorers are coming into tonight’s game with an 11-8 overall record and 3-2 in the Atlantic 10 conference. On the other hand, the Colonials have a 16-3 overall record and 4-1 in the Atlantic conference. Here is the live stream of tonight’s game from Campus Insiders...
Via Total Sports Live
January 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Photo: George Washington To Wear New Unis vs. VCU Featuring D.C. Skyline

The George Washington Colonials are looking for a bit of change in their wardrobe, and tomorrow night against VCU they will get just that — the team is going to be wearing #MonumentalHomeCourtAdvantage uniforms when the Rams enter the Smith Center: GW to Don Special D.C.-Inspired, #MonumentalHomeCourtAdvantage Uniforms vs. VCU #RaiseHigh
Via College Spun
January 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Inside George Washington’s hot start

Send to KindleUmass may be 8-0 and ranked 22nd in the county. And VCU at 8-2 was ranked at a time inside the top 20 while Dayton and Saint Louis are a combined 15-4.  Yet, as we turn towards the middle of December it’s the George Washington Colonials who may be the Atlantic 10′s most impressive squad. Did you see their 9-1 start coming? If you did, hat tip to you. If not, don’t...
Via College Chalktalk
December 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Terps Comeback Falls Short

A frantic comeback by Maryland came up just short as the Terrapins fell to George Washington 77-75 on Sunday. Former Indiana star Maurice Creek led the Colonials with 25 points, including the game winner with less than a second to play. G-W, now 8-1, led by 14 with five minutes to play before the Terps stormed back fueled by a pressing defense. Dez Wells led Maryland with 16 points...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
December 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Game Notes: Maryland @ George Washington

Maryland at George Washington 12/8/2013 3:30:00 PM |  TV: | LIVE STATSMatchup Simulation StatsThis game has been simulated 21 times.George Washington (2014) has won 11 times (52.4% of the time), won by > 20 pts 4 times (19.0% of the time)MD (2014) has won 10 times (47.6% of the time), won by > 20 pts 3 times (14.3% of the time)The average score is George Washington (2014...
Via SCACC Hoops
December 08, 2013  |  Discuss

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