Sal Cardoni

Streaks hurt GW in big games

Basketball is a game of runs, but it’s beginning to get out of hand. Xavier’s 22-4 run during Tuesday night’s game at the Smith Center was just the latest installment in GW’s season-long trend of allowing opponents to go on game-breaking tears. The numbers don’t lie: Providence College went on a 30-10 run and the […]

Post-game altercation at Hawaii tourney puts GW in national spotlight

The last thing GW coach Tom Penders needed was a distraction that would divert his team’s attention away from the real reason why the Colonials were playing in a tournament almost 5,000 miles away from Foggy Bottom. GW had an opportunity to gain national respect and exposure against nationally ranked teams at the Outrigger Hotels […]

Rocky break leaves Colonials at 7-9

In the closing seconds of GW’s victory over LaSalle, with the game’s outcome no longer in doubt, junior transfer Attila Cosby raised his hands to the ceiling of the Smith Center and mouthed, “Yes, yes, finally.” Cosby’s elation sums up how the GW men’s basketball team, coaches and fans felt after the Colonials won their […]