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David Verburg wins Men’s 400M at USATF Championships -

George Mason graduate David Verburg won the men’s 400 meters at the USA Track and... 

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KC Royals Draft Two Patriots -

GMU Senior Luke Willis and redshirt senior Jake Kalish were each selected by the Kansas... 

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Women’s hoops guard Taylor Brown hits two buzzer-beaters [VIDEO] -

Taylor Brown, a red-shirt junior guard on the George Mason women’s basketball team,... 

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Green Machine named Best Pep Band by -

Doc Nix and the Green Machine check in at Number 1 as counts down the top five... 

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Opinion: Mayimba ineligible again, because the NCAA is awful

By Alan Kelly | On Saturday, August 29th, 2015 - No Comments »

The news Mason fans have waiting all summer to hear has apparently finally come down, just in time for the start of classes on Monday: redshirt freshman Therence Mayimba has been found ineligible to play NCAA basketball, per his Instagram account: They did it, they took advantage of me probably because they saw me with no parents in the U.S. Who could fight for me and they tried to make it... 

Former Davidson star Tyler Kalinoski charts path from Europe to the NBA []

By News Robot | On Wednesday, August 19th, 2015 - No Comments »

He was sitting in a corner of the bright lobby of the Four Seasons hotel. It was serving as a headquarters for NBA Summer League last month in Las Vegas, and he had a view of everyone passing by: Trail Blazers coach Terry Stotts, Cavaliers assistant Jim Boylan and Jahlil Okafor, the 76ers’ potential rookie of the year. For Tyler Kalinoski it was like being invited inside the VIP ropes.... 

A-10 hoops: only-seven-months-until-Selection-Sunday rankings [RTD]

By News Robot | On Monday, August 17th, 2015 - No Comments »

Seven months from Thursday is Selection Sunday. Which Atlantic 10 Conference teams will make the NCAA tournament? The league qualified three teams last season after sending six to the 2014 tournament. More than three and less than six seems likely this season. A half-dozen teams – Dayton, Davidson, Rhode Island, George Washington, Richmond and VCU – appear to be a cut above the remaining... 

Vote for George Mason in the Final Four of’s Best-ever Cinderellas

By Alan Kelly | On Monday, August 17th, 2015 - No Comments »

Starting from a bracket of 16 top NCAA tournament Cinderellas, has been conducting head to head fan polls to determine the NCAA tournament’s best-ever underdog. 2006 George Mason has advanced to the Final Four of the contest, but we face a tough challenge from 2013 Florida Gulf Coast. So far the Patriots (seeded seventh) have advanced over 10th-seeded 2014 Dayton and second-seeded... 

Brad Edwards on the Radio 3 Times Yesterday

By Alan Kelly | On Friday, August 7th, 2015 - No Comments »

George Mason AD and former NFL safety Brad Edwards visited Redskins training camp yesterday, and appeared on three afternoon sports radio shows. There was, of course, a lot of football talk, but also some discussion of George Mason athletics, what he looks for in a head coach (e.g. Dave Paulsen), the future of EagleBank Arena, and the challenges facing any potential football program at Mason. CBS... 

Brad Edwards: Man on a Mission [The Mason Spirit]

By News Robot | On Friday, August 7th, 2015 - No Comments »

To understand Brad Edwards’s vision for Mason athletics is to know one thing: He doesn’t like to lose. That competitive spirit is what propelled him to the National Football League at a position he had never played until college. Now, that spirit is what drives him at the Patriots’ Field House off Route 123, where his top priority is to build a men’s basketball program that can compete... 

Charleston Classic: Game Times and Television Information

By Alan Kelly | On Thursday, August 6th, 2015 - No Comments »

Today, ESPN released the official bracket for the 2015 Gildan Charleston Classic, confirming earlier reports. Also included in the announcement were game times for most matchups, as well as television information. George Mason will open the tournament at 12 noon on Thursday, November 19 against Ole Miss on ESPN3. With a win, the Patriots would play Friday, November 20 at 1pm on ESPN2 or ESPNU,... 

Early look: Sizing up the Atlantic 10

By News Robot | On Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 - No Comments »

Who’s the favorite in each college basketball conference? And which teams are trending in the right (and wrong) directions? Over the next two weeks, we’re taking a look across the nation to see how college hoops’ most notable conferences are shaping up for next season. Today: the Atlantic 10. […] So can we just stop asking the same question of whether the sky is falling? The Atlantic... 

Charleston Classic: George Mason to face Ole Miss

By Alan Kelly | On Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 - No Comments »

George Mason will face Ole Miss in the opening round of the 2015 Gildan Charleston Classic on Thursday, November 19, according to a report from Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports. The other first round pairings are Virginia versus Bradley, Seton Hall against Long Beach State, and Towson facing Oklahoma State. George Mason will face either Towson or Oklahoma State in the second round of the tournament... 

David Verburg wins Men’s 400M at USATF Championships

By Alan Kelly | On Saturday, June 27th, 2015 - No Comments »
David Verburg wins Men’s 400M at USATF Championships

George Mason graduate David Verburg won the men’s 400 meters at the USA Track and Field national championships this afternoon in Eugene, Oregon, finishing in a time of 44.63. Verburg, a four-time CAA champion at 400 meters from 2010 to 2013 for the Patriots, has risen to become one of the top runners in the world at his distance. His international career includes gold medals as part...