UVA’s near-perfect game dooms Mason, but leaves lots to build upon

By News Robot | On Monday, November 23rd, 2015 - No Comments »

Since Virginia lost to George Washington at the beginning of the week, the Cavaliers have been near perfect winning their first two games in Charleston. For George Mason to complete its improbably run to the title game with a tournament championship, the Patriots were going to need to play even better than they had in wins over Ole Miss and Oklahoma State. And while George Mason played... 

Patriots Top Cowboys in OT, Reach Final of Charleston Classic

By Chris Metsala | On Friday, November 20th, 2015 - No Comments »

Lead by another dominant performance from Shevon Thompson, the Patriots have posted their second win over a power conference foe in as many days.  Thompson put up 20 points and pulled down 17 rebounds, while freshman Jaire Grayer hit 5 three-pointers on his way to 23 points overall.  George Mason outlasted Oklahoma State through the overtime period and closed out the 71-68... 

Doughty to redshirt 2015-16 season after NCAA declares freshman partially ineligible

By News Robot | On Sunday, November 15th, 2015 - No Comments »

Word on freshman Samir Doughty’s eligibility issues came via VCU Athletics today. Below is the official release. “VCU Athletics announced today that men’s basketball freshman Samir Doughty received clarification on his initial eligibility from the NCAA Eligibility Center. Doughty will redshirt the 2015-16 season as a partial qualifier but will receive his athletics grant-in-aid.... 

Saint Joseph’s overcomes Niagara in 73-62 win

By News Robot | On Sunday, November 15th, 2015 - No Comments »

PHILADELPHIA (AP) – Isaiah Miles and Aaron Brown scored 14 points apiece Sunday to lead Saint Joseph’s to a 73-62 win over Niagara in the Basketball Hall of Fame Tip-Off. DeAndre Bembry and Pierfrancesco Oliva added 12 points each for the Hawks (2-0), who shot 44 percent from the field …Read more here… via http://ift.tt/IQ8baZ stories: NCAA  ..

Saint Louis pulls away from Hartford 85-68

By News Robot | On Sunday, November 15th, 2015 - No Comments »

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (AP) – Mike Crawford scored 17 points, Miles Reynolds scored 16, and Saint Louis pulled away in the second half to beat Hartford 85-68 in its season opener on Sunday. Ash Yacoubou and Milik Yarbrough scored 13 each and Reggie Agbeko added 11 for the Billikens. Saint …Read more here… via http://ift.tt/IQ8baZ stories: NCAA  ..