WATCH: UConn's Lasan Kromah somehow survived this flip

UConn guard Lasan Kromah somehow survived being flipped in the air and landing on the court against Saint Joseph’s on Thursday in the NCAA Tournament without even missing any time. UConn was up 84-77 on Saint Joe’s in overtime when Kromah was playing defense and got flipped after colliding with Langston Galloway. Kromah was down […]
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March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: UConn Men’s Basketball Releases Tribute To Five Graduating Seniors

Five UConn Huskies played in their final home game last night, including star point guard Shabazz Napier, and UConn honored the five seniors—Napier, Niels Giffey, Tyler Olander, Lasan Kromah, and Tor Watts—with this very cool video tribute, which played during last night’s pregame Senior Day ceremony.  Napier led the way for the Huskies with 26 points in the 69-63 win over...
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March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

UConn Throws Last Punches To Beat Cincinnati In Defensive Fight

The Huskies weren't expecting any less, or any more. They knew the kind of game Cincinnati would make it, and they were ready to rumble. "I told them it was going to be 90 percent punches and 10 percent plays," coach Kevin Ollie said Saturday, raspy voice and all following UConn's 51-45 victory over the 11th-ranked Bearcats before 16,294 at the XL Center. "...
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March 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bearcats vs Connecticut Huskies Preview

The 3 game gauntlet for the Bearcats chance at a conference title rolls on tomorrow as they go to the XL Center in Hartford to take on the Connecticut Huskies. UConn has not been playing well as of late since their 4 game win streak after the UC loss. The Huskies lost at home to SMU over the weekend and were taken to the wire by South Florida. The Bearcats have had nothing to do...
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February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Officially Time For Some Changes

It's been sadly accepted for years, but the time is right to stop complaining and start figuring out ways to improve officiating at the division one level. This is not an excuse, but it probably could be. In reality, your favorite team probably lost because it didn't play well enough to win not because the officials had it out for you and your team. The same goes for Syracuse...
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February 18, 2014  |  Discuss

South Florida-UConn Preview

After a slow start in league play, Connecticut has taken advantage of a relatively weak stretch of schedule. The 24th-ranked Huskies' conference slate gets much more difficult after they face South Florida at the XL Center in Hartford on Wednesday night. UConn (18-5, 6-4 American Athletic Conference) has won four of five, with the victories coming by an average of 23.0 points...
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February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

No. 22 UConn beats Central Florida 75-55

Lasan Kromah and Shabazz Napier each had 17 points and seven rebounds, and No. 22 Connecticut easily defeated Central Florida 75-55 on Sunday night. The Huskies (18-5, 6-4 American Athletic Conference) got 16 points from DeAndre Daniels and 11 from Ryan Boatright. Isaiah Sykes led UCF with 17 points and reserve Justin McBride added 13, all in the second half. The Knights, who have...
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February 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Cincinnati 63 Connecticut 58

When you make a list of the hottest teams in the nation, Cincinnati is on it. When you make a list of the best defensive teams in the nation, Cincinnati is on it. When you make a list of the teams that are looking dangerous in March, UC is on it. It's fitting yesterday was Thursday because last night's performance, atmosphere and feeling harkened back to the good ol'...
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February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Napier scores 20 points as No. 10 UConn gets past Washington

Shabazz Napier scored 15 of his 20 points in the second half and grabbed six rebounds to lead No. 10 Connecticut to an 82-70 victory over Washington on Sunday. Fellow guard Ryan Boatwright had 16 points and five rebounds and Lasan Kromah scored 14 points for Connecticut (10-1), which fell into a double-digit hole early in its first true road game of the season but controlled the...
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December 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Stanford-UConn Preview

Consistent success from 3-point range has paced Connecticut's strong start. The No. 10 Huskies hope they didn't lose that touch during a lengthy break. UConn will play for the first time in nearly two weeks Wednesday night in Hartford looking to continue its non-conference home success in its first game against Stanford in more than a decade. Connecticut (9-0) hasn'...
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December 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Loyola (Md.) falls to No. 13 UConn 76-66

Loyola, Md., went into Connecticut a confident and undefeated team. The Greyhounds (4-1) left with a loss, but perhaps a bit more confidence after falling to the 13th-ranked Huskies (7-0) 76-66. ''We knew it was going to be a challenge, a tough task coming into a place that has national championship banners,'' Loyola coach G.G. Smith said. ''But at the same...
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November 27, 2013  |  Discuss

No. 13 UConn beats Loyola (Md) 76-66

DeAndre Daniels had 21 points and eight rebounds to help No. 13 Connecticut remain undefeated with a 76-66 win over Loyola, Md., on Tuesday night. Ryan Boatright added 13 points and eight boards for the Huskies (7-0) and Lasan Kromah, a transfer from George Washington, chipped in a season-high 12 points. Dylon Cormier had 23 points for Loyola (4-1). The senior guard had been averaging...
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November 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Kromah Officially a UConn Husky

More than a month since the story broke that Lasan Kromah would transfer to UConn from George Washington, the Huskies made it official on Tuesday. Kromah has been cleared join the 2013-14 roster.
June 25, 2013  |  Discuss

George Washington 81, Dayton 80

Isaiah Armwood's dunk with 2 seconds left gave George Washington an 81-80 overtime victory over Dayton Saturday in the regular-season finale for both teams. The Colonials (13-16, 7-9 Atlantic 10), who'd lost four straight, sent the game into overtime after Dyshawn Pierre (21 points) put Dayton (17-13, 7-9) ahead 71-69 with two free throws and 59 seconds left in regulation...
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March 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Flyers stung by Colonials on last-second dunk

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Isaiah Armwood's dunk with 2 seconds left gave George Washington an 81-80 overtime victory over Dayton Saturday in the regular-season finale for both teams. The Colonials (13-16, 7-9 Atlantic 10), who'd lost four straight, sent the game into overtime after Dyshawn Pierre (21 points) put Dayton (17-13, 7-9) ahead 71-69 with two free throws and 59 seconds...
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March 09, 2013  |  Discuss

George Washington falls to No. 14 Butler 59-56

Looking for a statement win, George Washington had to settle for a rather noticeable scare. The rebuilding Colonials rallied from 17 points down in the second half Saturday and nearly pulled off their biggest win in many years, losing 59-56 to No. 14 Butler. ''We still want to get the `W.' It still is a blow to us,'' said Joe McDonald, who had the ball stripped...
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February 09, 2013  |  Discuss

George Washington 79, Duquesne 57

Lasan Kromah scored 19 points as George Washington extended Duquesne's losing streak to 10 games with a 79-57 victory Wednesday night in Atlantic 10 Conference action. Kromah hit 8 of 17 off the bench for the Colonials (11-10, 5-3), who rebounded from a loss to La Salle that snapped the team's three-game winning streak. Isaiah Armwood added 14 points and 13 rebounds for...
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February 06, 2013  |  Discuss

George Washington 82, Charlotte 54

Patricio Garino netted 16 points as George Washington won its third straight Atlantic 10 Conference game, beating Charlotte 82-54 Saturday. Garino hit 6 of 6 from the field, including a pair of 3-pointers, and also had four steals. Bryan Bynes and Lasan Kromah each added 12 points off the bench for the Colonials (10-9, 4-2). George Washington drained 53.2 percent (25 of 47) of...
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January 26, 2013  |  Discuss

George Washington 78, St. Bonaventure 59

Isaiah Armwood had 11 points and 14 rebounds, and George Washington opened the second half on a 9-0 run en route to a 78-59 victory against St. Bonaventure in the Atlantic 10 Conference opener for both teams. Lasan Kromah scored 14 points, and Patricio Garino and Kethan Savage added 12 each for the Colonials (7-7). Chris Johnson led the Bonnies (7-7) with 17 points, Demitrius Conger...
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January 09, 2013  |  Discuss

George Washington 77, Sacred Heart 38

George Washington had 12 players record at least one point in a rout of Sacred Heart 77-38 Sunday. Dwayne Smith and Lasan Kromah led the Colonials with 10 points apiece. Bryan Bynes added nine points, and Isaiah Armwood, Joe McDonald and Paris Maragkos each scored 8 to help George Washington (6-6) to its largest margin of victory all season. With the score 8-8 at the 14:52 mark...
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December 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Rutgers 68, George Washington 65

Eli Carter led four players in double digits with 19 points, and Rutgers defeated George Washington 68-65 on Tuesday night. Myles Mack contributed 13 points, Kadeem Jack had 12 points and a team-high six rebounds and Dane Miller scored 10 to lift Rutgers (6-2) to its sixth win in seven games. Nemanja Mikic and Lasan Kromah both missed 3-pointers that would've tied the game...
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December 11, 2012  |  Discuss

George Washington 54, James Madison 53

Kevin Larsen and Joe McDonald scored 12 points apiece to lead George Washington to a 53-52 win over James Madison on Wednesday in the home opener for the Dukes. Larsen and McDonald each made five shots from the field while Lasan Kromah, who had led George Washington (3-3) in scoring the past two games, finished with 10 points on 4-of-6 shooting. The game went back-and-forth, as...
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November 28, 2012  |  Discuss

George Washington 80, Hofstra 56

Isaiah Armwood had 12 points, 10 rebounds and five blocks and George Washington shot nearly 71 percent from the field in the second half during an 80-56 rout of Hofstra on Saturday. Lasan Kromah scored 15 points and Kevin Larsen added 14 for the Colonials (2-2) who broke open a 19-15 game with a 15-1 run. George Washington led 38-22 at halftime on 17-of-31 shooting (54.8 percent...
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November 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Youngstown St. 80, George Washington 73

Damian Eargle's three-point play with 40 seconds left snapped a 71-all tie and Youngstown State pulled out an 80-73 victory over George Washington Saturday in each team's season opener. Eargle was fouled by Lasan Kromah as he made a layup and converted the free throw to put the Penguins ahead 74-71. Youngstown State made six free throws in the final 25 seconds, and the Penguins...
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November 10, 2012  |  Discuss

George Washington 69, Richmond 67

David Pellom scored 16 points and George Washington defeated Richmond 69-67 on Saturday to sweep the season series for the first time since 2007. With the game tied 64-64 with 1:59 to play, the Colonials (9-16, 4-7 Atlantic 10 Conference) put the game out of reach with five straight points to lead 69-64 with 19 seconds to go. Aaron Ware scored four of his six points in the run....
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February 11, 2012  |  Discuss
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