Mason Overwhelmed in 89-73 loss at Iona

By Chris Metsala | On Sunday, November 24th, 2013 - No Comments »

The George Mason men’s basketball team dropped an 89-73 decision at Iona Saturday afternoon. Four Patriots scored in double-figures as the team suffered its first loss of the season, falling to 4-1. Iona improved to 2-2 with the win. Read more here… via George Mason Headline News Most people think this post is Sucks!What's your reaction?Awesome ()Interesting ()Useful ()Lame ()Sucks ()WTF? ()  ..

Jonathan Arledge May Not Return

By Chris Metsala | On Wednesday, November 20th, 2013 - No Comments »

Jon Arledge takes instructions from Coach Paul Hewitt Promising Senior power forward Jonathan Arledge may have appeared in his last game as a Patriot, when he logged 25 minutes and 2 points against American in the home opener.  If the rumor mill is correct, the quiet but talented big man will seek to graduate from George Mason and transfer to play out his 5th year of eligibility at... 

Patriots not sharp, but have enough to knock off Saint Francis

By Chris Metsala | On Wednesday, November 20th, 2013 - No Comments »

Please let Steven Goff’s piece on the win over SFPA be a simple memoriam that allows us to put this behind us and buried for good. Man, what a bad, ugly game that was from all angles. The George Mason Patriots strained to find positive elements from a 58-46 victory over Saint Francis (Pa.) on Tuesday night, their fourth consecutive triumph to begin the season. But there... 

Hot: Men’s Soccer

By Alan Kelly | On Monday, November 18th, 2013 - 1 Comment »

The George Mason men’s soccer team won the A-10 tournament on Sunday with a 1-0 shutout over top-seeded Saint Louis. The title marks Mason’s first team championship as a member of the Atlantic 10 Conference. Led by a strong senior class and the A-10 Rookie of the Year, goalkeeper Steffen Kraus, the Patriots had finished the regular season 10-2-4 (wins-losses-ties) including... 

Sherrod Wright sparks Patriots past Panthers

By Chris Metsala | On Sunday, November 17th, 2013 - No Comments »

Photo: George Mason Athletics At full strength, George Mason would have been gratified defeating Northern Iowa, a Missouri Valley Conference contender. With three regulars unavailable, the Patriots drew deep satisfaction from a 76-70 victory over the Panthers on Saturday afternoon in Fairfax. Read more here… via College Sports: DC, Maryland & Virginia College Sports News –... 

Men’s Basketball Tops Lamar, 68-54

By Chris Metsala | On Wednesday, November 13th, 2013 - No Comments »

Earning his first career start as a Patriot, Marko Gujanicic helped lead the George Mason men’s basketball team to a 68-54 victory at Lamar Tuesday night posting a double-double. Four Patriots scored in double-figures as Mason improved to 2-0 on the season, while Lamar dipped to 0-2. Read more here… via George Mason Headline News Most people think this post is Awesome!What's... 

Here’s the video montage that opened the American game

By Chris Metsala | On Saturday, November 9th, 2013 - No Comments »

From YouTube.com, the opening video montage that was played before the game vs. American began in the Patriot Center: Read more here… via Uploads by MasonBasketball http://i.ytimg.com/vi/eeMwxkW88-w/default.jpg     Most people think this post is Awesome!What's your reaction?Awesome ()Interesting ()Useful ()Lame ()Sucks ()WTF? ()  ..

Late Run Seals 63-60 Men’s Basketball Victory Over American

By Chris Metsala | On Saturday, November 9th, 2013 - No Comments »

The George Mason men’s basketball team closed the game on an 11-3 run to seal a 63-60 victory over visiting American in the season-opener of the 2013-14 season Friday night. Bryon Allen led all scorers with 20 points in the contest.Read more here… via George Mason Headline News http://ifttt.com/images/no_image_card.png Most people think this post is Awesome!What's your... 

13 Keys to the Season

By Alan Kelly | On Friday, November 8th, 2013 - No Comments »

A lot of people have written a lot of words about what to expect from your Patriots this season, and most of those predictions will be wrong. So, instead of writing another season preview, I wanted to look a little deeper: what we can hope to see from each of the thirteen men on scholarship on the Mason roster? One by one, I’ve listed a mixture of developments I expect to see, and... 

Now is the time for fine A-10 wine

By Chris Jollay | On Wednesday, November 6th, 2013 - 1 Comment »

There is a lot of palpable excitement around Mason hoops right now, and it has reached a fever pitch. It’s finally time to play some basketball. It’s about time. This has seemed the longest offseason in basketball history, although I’m fairly sure we played in some basketball tournament last year into April. In the meantime we’ve ditched the CAA and joined the A-10,...