Zach Montellaro

Video: Relive the Colonials’ breakout season

The Colonials, after being picked to finish 10th in the A10 in preseason polls, exceeded all expectations and finished in 3rd place. Much of their success came from the hot hands of transfer student Maurice Creek and the emergence of GW’s “sophomore four.” GW also earned their first bid, to the NCAA tournament since 2007. They will face Memphis in the second round of the Big Dance.

Skyler White called his shot

The entire Smith Center (including the GW bench) erupted, and kept celebrating when White grabs a defensive rebound on the other side of the court. Fittingly, the game’s last play is a second White rebound.

VIDEO: Monster trucks roar back into the District

Thousands of monster truck fans packed the Verizon Center this weekend, as Monster Jam returned to D.C. for the first time in three years. The show, which featured six 10,000 pound trucks, competed in three different events – a wheelie competition, side-by-side racing and a freestyle drive.