Assistant Coach Duane Simpkins Talks About his Game-Winner for the Terps over Georgetown

By News Robot | On Friday, October 30th, 2015 - No Comments »

WUSA9 was on campus to interview Men’s basketball assistant coach, Duane Simpkins, about his famous game winner against Georgetown during his time at University of Maryland.Read more here… via Giant Killer Most people think this post is Interesting!What's your reaction?Awesome ()Interesting ()Useful ()Lame ()Sucks ()WTF? ()  ..

Preseason rankings: Best of the Best

By News Robot | On Tuesday, October 27th, 2015 - No Comments »

Just over a week ago I released my rankings of the “Best of the Worst”, taking a look at who I think will finish ranked 8-14 in this year’s Atlantic 10. Today I’ll be looking at the top half of the conference, but first, to recap teams 8-14. 8. Saint Joseph’s 9. Duquesne 10. Fordham […]Read more here… via A10 Talk What's your reaction?Awesome ()Interesting ()Useful ()Lame ()Sucks ()WTF? ()  ..

Dayton Moore prioritizes defense, leads KC Royals to 2 straight pennants

By Alan Kelly | On Saturday, October 24th, 2015 - No Comments »

Prior to the Kansas City Royals’ ALCS-clinching win over the Toronto Blue Jays last night, The Washington Post’s Adam Kilgore wrote a column about the success of Royals GM Dayton Moore. The former George Mason baseball player and assistant coach used limited resources to build the Royals into a contender and win back-to-back AL pennants. TORONTO – There are no perfect baseball... 

Here’s what the Doc Nix Garden Gnome looks like

By Alan Kelly | On Friday, October 23rd, 2015 - No Comments »
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 Previously, Mason Athletics announced that a Doc Nix garden gnome (Jan. 31 vs GW) would be one of the three premium giveaways this season, along with a Final Four tenth anniversary t-shirt (Nov. 13 vs Colgate), and a Mason school spirit tumbler (Feb. 13 vs Davidson – Homecoming). Now, fans have gotten their first look at the gnome, and it’s fantastic! Premuim giveaways –... 

Blog Roundup: Where they’re picking the Patriots

By Alan Kelly | On Friday, October 23rd, 2015 - No Comments »
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Tuesday was Atlantic 10 media day, accompanied by the release of the official preseason poll and preseason teams. The league’s best basketball minds picked Dayton to win the Atlantic 10 in 2016, leaving some to wonder if ballots were submitted before Dyshawn Pierre landed in hot water. But the Flyers were far from a unanimous pick, with Rhode Island (one of the top returning rosters),... 

2016 SG Ian Boyd Picks Patriots

By Chris Metsala | On Tuesday, October 6th, 2015 - No Comments »
2016 SG Ian Boyd Picks Patriots

Shooting guard Ian Boyd from Apex, NC verbally committed to George Mason Tuesday afternoon, as he announced on Twitter.  The 6-2 guard drew attention over the summer as he turned his focus from football to basketball and participated in the CP3 All-Stars AAU squad.  After fielding football scholarship offers from Virginia Tech, East Carolina and Old Dominion, Boyd made the surprising decision...