Redshirt junior Jaren Sina announced Friday morning that he would not return to the men’s basketball program after graduating this spring, opting to pursue a professional career in Europe.
The Colonials ended their season Monday night with a 80–71 loss to University of Illinois-Chicago in the quarterfinal of the College Basketball Invitational tournament.
No. 6 seed men’s basketball overcame a 12-point halftime deficit against Saint Louis Thursday night to save its season and advance to the A-10 Championship quarterfinal.
Men’s basketball finished its regular season 18–13 after a win Saturday and enters the Atlantic 10 Championship this weekend as a No. 6 seed.
Athletic director Patrick Nero was named as an Under Armour Athletic Director of the Year in Division I-AAA, the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics announced Thursday.
Graduate Student Lexi Martins and seniors Caira Washington and Hannah Schaible each received Atlantic 10 All-Conference honors the league announced Tuesday.
GW recorded a season-low five turnovers and shot 48.4 percent from the field Sunday to overcome its defensive struggles and take down local rival George Mason 83-74.
The Colonials (14-13, 6-8 A-10) will host the Minutemen (13-14 , 3-11 A-10) Thursday with just four games remaining in the regular season.
After starting conference play 1-4, the Colonials have shown growth and have a shot to carry substantial momentum into the postseason.
After losing four of its last five games, GW held on at Duquesne to capture its sixth conference win and fourth overall road victory Sunday afternoon.