WEB UPDATE: No. 10 Colonials suffocate Spiders for 10th straight win

Posted Sunday, Feb. 5, 3:05 p.m. For the GW men’s basketball team’s 10th straight win, it felt like home sweet home. Senior Pops Mensah-Bonsu and junior Danilo (J.R.) Pinnock had 16 points each and Mike Hall had 15 in the No. 10 Colonials’ 80-55 win over Richmond Sunday afternoon.

The Colonials (18-1, 8-0 Atlantic 10) caused 22 turnovers on 14 steals and only gave the ball up nine times. Pinnock had four steals and freshman Montrell McDonald had three, along with four points.

Richmond (11-10, 4-4) got 15 points from Kevin Steenberge and 12 from Jermaine Bucknor. Gaston Moliva had 10 points and three blocks.

GW returns to the floor Wednesday against Dayton at the Smith Center.

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