The A-10 will institute a pod system for conference play this year, and GW will join La Salle, George Mason, Rhode Island and Fordham in a pod.
The Colonials were set to open the season at Pittsburgh Jan. 24, but the team chose not to travel for the competition.
Christian said he’s currently feeling “well” and will continue to isolate himself and follow public health recommendations until he is cleared.
Both teams missed a combined 79 shots, scoring below each team’s average points for the season.
The men’s basketball team was back in action Saturday night after a positive COVID-19 test stalled the program Friday.
No determinations have been made for future games, according to the release.
The Atlantic 10 will seek to reschedule the contest to a later date, according to the release.
Sophomore forward Jamison Battle netted a career-high 29 points on 10-of-19 shooting, including 6-of-13 shooting from beyond the arc.
After a positive test in the Saint Louis program postponed its matchup with Duquesne Wednesday, the A-10 reworked schedules to account for a makeup game.
Sophomore forward Hunter Dean saw his first action as a Colonial, becoming eligible after sitting out the latter half of last season and the first few games of this season per NCAA transfer rules.