March 11, 1999

Volume 95, Issue 55

Stories from the March 11, 1999 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Colonials get bounced early from ‘Big Dance’

ORLANDO, FLA. – After the first weekend of the NCAA Tournament, Cinderella teams abounded as low seeds consistently beat the top seeds in the first and second rounds. But the GW men’s basketball team forgot to get fitted for its glass slipper as the Colonials were escorted from the “Big Dance” early in a 108-88 […]

Football’s foibles spurred final flop

On a sunny Thanksgiving Day in 1966, the GW football team played the last game of its career. Villanova University came out strong, holding the Colonials to only 88 offensive yards. The game, which the Wildcats won, typified the GW football program. Since football first came to GW in 1890, the Colonials amassed a losing […]