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  1. 2014-2015 Season Preview: Treveon Graham, VCU enter as favorites in the Atlantic 10

    Oct 30, 2014, 12:00 PM EDT

    AP

    The Atlantic 10 is out to gain respect again this season from the rest of the college basketball world, a year after the league saw a record six teams selected for the NCAA tournament with one team reaching the Elite 8.

  2. Former Wake Forest forward Tyler Cavanaugh transfers to George Washington

    Jul 3, 2014, 5:53 PM EDT

    Tyler Cavanaugh, Akil Mitchel

    Cavanaugh, who averaged 8.8 points and 3.8 rebounds per game last season, will have two years of eligibility remaining after sitting out the 2014-15 campaign.

  3. Wake Forest transfer Tyler Cavanaugh visited Dayton and George Washington; Butler in the mix

    Jun 29, 2014, 3:45 PM EDT

    Tyler Cavanaugh, Kyle Cain

    Tyler Cavanaugh previously said he’d narrow his list down to three or four schools.

  4. Penn State and George Washington announce home-and-home series

    Jun 9, 2014, 6:00 PM EDT

    Pat Chambers

    Penn State and George Washington have scheduled a home-and-home series.

  5. GW’s Joe McDonald undergoes hip surgery

    Apr 4, 2014, 3:38 PM EDT

    McDonald

    The sophomore guard has been plagued by a hip injury all season, and posted career highs in both points per game and assist rate while playing through the pain.

  6. George Washington sophomore Paris Maragkos set to transfer

    Mar 24, 2014, 8:47 PM EDT

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    George Washington lost sophomore forward Paris Mangkos on Monday as the native of Greece intends to transfer.

  7. Michael Dixon Jr. helps lead No. 8 Memphis past No. 9 George Washington

    Mar 21, 2014, 9:47 PM EDT

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    No. 8 Memphis struggled to put away No. 9 George Washington, but when they needed a big play down the stretch Michael Dixon Jr. stepped forward more often than not.

  8. Atlantic 10 Tournament: George Washington eliminates UMass (VIDEO)

    Mar 15, 2014, 1:50 AM EDT

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    George Washington shot 50.8% from the field and had six players score in double figures in their eight-point win over UMass.

  9. Atlantic 10 Tournament Preview: Saint Louis-VCU rematch in Brooklyn?

    Mar 11, 2014, 12:47 PM EDT

    AP

    Saint Louis will look to repeat as the Atlantic 10 Tournament champion, but it won’t be easy. The field in Brooklyn could have six, yes six, NCAA tournament-bound teams.

  10. Maurice Creek leads George Washington to 21st victory (VIDEO)

    Mar 2, 2014, 6:35 PM EDT

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    Having dropped three of the last four games, George Washington was in a position where they needed a win over George Mason to get back on track. Without a “bad” loss on its resume Mike Lonergan’s team is well-positioned to earn the program’s first NCAA tournament berth since 2007, and the Colonials took another step…

  11. Bench scoring fails to carry Richmond past GW

    Feb 18, 2014, 10:34 PM EDT

    Maurice Creek, Varun Ram

    There is little to no margin for error in the middle of the Atlantic 10 this season. Though Saint Louis still has to face VCU and Massachusetts on the road, the Billikens currently stand comfortably atop the conference, while five other teams have conference records ranging from 8-3 to 7-4. Tonight’s George Washington-Richmond contest was…

  12. VCU knocks off George Washington (VIDEO)

    Feb 13, 2014, 11:50 AM EDT

    Shaka Smart

    VCU got their revenge. The Rams, who lost in Foggy Bottom last month, knocked off the Colonials in Richmond on Wednesday night, 92-75. Treveon Graham led the way with 25 points, 10 boards and five assists. GW made a run in the second half, cutting the lead to just seven points, but VCU maintained control…

  13. Dayton snaps four-game losing streak with win over George Washington (VIDEO)

    Feb 1, 2014, 4:31 PM EDT

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    Archie Miller’s Dayton Flyers, having lost their last four games, needed to knock off George Washington in the worst way on Saturday afternoon. During much of non-conference play the Flyers had the look of a team capable of factoring into the Atlantic 10 race, but things hadn’t worked out that way through their first six…

  14. More injury woes for George Washington as Joe McDonald’s hip acts up

    Jan 30, 2014, 8:56 AM EDT

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    George Washington just can’t seem to shake the injury bug. Earlier this year, it was Patricio Garino that missed time. He broke his finger, sat out a couple of games, reinjured the finger during a practice in California for the Wooden Legacy and missed four more games before finally getting healthy and becoming a key…

  15. George Washington gets by George Mason for A-10 road win [VIDEO]

    Jan 25, 2014, 3:50 PM EDT

    Maurice Creek, Varun Ram

    George Washington used 46 second-half points to help take down George Mason 75-69 on Saturday in Atlantic 10 play in the inaugural “Revolutionary Rivalry.” Kevin Larson and Joe McDonald each tallied 14 points to lead the way for the Colonials, as George Washington (16-3, 4-1) had all five starters end up in double-figures for scoring.…

  16. George Washington loses second-leading scorer Kethan Savage for 6-8 weeks

    Jan 21, 2014, 10:17 AM EDT

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    George Washington sophomore guard Kethan Savage will miss six-to-eight weeks after fracturing the fifth metatarsal in his left foot. He suffered the injury against St. Bonaventure on Saturday. The school announced the news with a press release Tuesday morning. “It’s disappointing for Kethan to have this happen in the middle of his breakout sophomore season,…

  17. Just how good is 13-4 VCU this season?

    Jan 15, 2014, 4:56 PM EDT

    Shaka Smart

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — VCU is only a year and a half removed from the CAA, but that didn’t change the fact that the Rams were sitting pretty as the Atlantic 10’s top dog entering the season. They were ranked in just about every preseason top 25 you came across, which is, in part, a sign…

  18. The transfers get attention, but win over VCU solidified Mike Lonergan’s foundation at George Washington

    Jan 14, 2014, 11:03 PM EDT

    Maurice Creek, Varun Ram

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — George Washington has been the face of all that is good — and bad — when it comes to transfers in college basketball. They lost two rising seniors as graduate transfers during the offseason, bringing in Indiana castoff Maurice Creek to join former Villanova Wildcat Isaiah Armwood as the face of a…

  19. George Washington unveils sick new jerseys for Tuesday’s game against VCU

    Jan 13, 2014, 6:52 PM EDT

    (George Washington athletics)

    George Washington is off to an 8-0 start at home this season on their brand new court design at the Charles E. Smith Center that features some of Washington D.C.’s most iconic monuments. Now, the Colonials will unveil some sick new threads for their Tuesday night Atlantic 10 contest against VCU that are also inspired…

  20. George Washington’s win over Rhode Island essentially decided by halftime (VIDEO)

    Jan 11, 2014, 5:30 PM EDT

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    One week ago Dan Hurley’s Rhode Island Rams picked up one of the biggest victories of his short tenure in Kingston, knocking off LSU in Baton Rouge. This Saturday the Rams were in search of another road victory, this one coming at George Washington against a surprising Colonials squad that also entered the game with…

  21. La Salle survives late George Washington rally (VIDEO)

    Jan 9, 2014, 11:32 PM EDT

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    In the Atlantic 10 opener for both La Salle outlasted George Washington 76-72 in Philadelphia and their guards led the way. Sam Mills scored a team-best 17 points, with Tyrone Garland (15) and Tyreek Duren (13) also scoring in double figures for the Explorers, who are looking to capture some of the magic that resulted…

  22. Late Night Snacks: Baylor, George Washington, and VCU close out the non-conference with convincing wins

    Jan 4, 2014, 12:00 AM EDT

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    IMPORTANT OUTCOMES 1) George Washington 73, Georgia 55 — In their final game of the non-conference, the Colonials bounced back from a loss against Kansas State to handily beat Georgia. GW moves to 12-2 with the win, and have an impressive resume with wins against Manhattan, Miami (FL), Creighton, Maryland, and Boston University. It’s the…

  23. Atlantic 10 Conference Catchup: Can UMass outlast VCU and Saint Louis?

    Jan 1, 2014, 10:00 AM EDT

    Chaz Williams, Eric Mika

    College basketball is now almost two months old. League play will be kicking off in the next week. Let’s get you caught up on all you need to know with some of the country’s best conferences.  To read through the rest of our Conference Catchups, click here. Midseason Player of the Year: Chaz Williams, UMass UMass runs…