Rizzotti said her firing came down to the “wins and losses,” which she called surprising given the “really positive” feedback she had received.
The trio departed the team after head coach Jennifer Rizzotti and her coaching staff were fired March 15.
Ball is the fourth player to enter the transfer portal since men’s basketball wrapped its season in the second round of the Atlantic 10 tournament.
Rizzotti tallied a 72-74 overall record in her five seasons with the Colonials, winning one Atlantic 10 Championship in 2018.
The All-Conference Third team nomination came after the big man announced his intention to transfer from the program Monday.
The pair are the fourth and fifth players to transfer from the program after three student-athletes left the team in December.
The Patriots outscored the Colonials 42-16 down low and outrebounded the squad 42-33.
The 53–49 win was the first A-10 tournament victory for head coach Jamion Christian at GW and every student-athlete on the roster.
If the Bonnies had failed to score in the second half, they still would have topped the Colonials, who could only muster 21 points in the first half and 20 points in the second frame.
After facing a 35-day pause, an ever-changing roster and 10 canceled games, Christian said his team “earned the right” to finish strong.