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.
Now in his fifth year at the helm of the baseball program, head coach Gregg Ritchie’s first GW recruiting class kicks off its final season next weekend.
Men’s baksetball snapped a three-game losing streak Saturday afternoon with a bounce-back, 76-70 win over St. Bonaventure.
Richmond (14-9, 8-3 A-10) held on for a 84–75 victory over GW (12-11, 4-6 A-10) at the Robins Center Saturday afternoon to sweep the regular-season series.
After a loss at Rhode Island Tuesday, the Colonials look to rebound this weekend in a rematch with third-place Richmond.
The veteran forward, who appears to be back at full health, has been a game-altering asset off the bench for the Colonials over the past week.
The Colonials (11-9, 4-4 A-10) came away with the victory over Saint Louis Saturday afternoon after trailing by as many as 13 points in the first half.