November 20, 2000

Volume 97, Issue 30

Stories from the November 20, 2000 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Men dominate Texas A&M in home opener

Foul trouble held last year’s leading GW scorer SirValiant Brown to a career-low nine shots Saturday night, but the Colonials proved in their 94-74 thumping of visiting Texas A&M University that they have the offensive weapons to score without Brown’s presence on the court. GW’s most valuable weapon in the regular season opener at the […]

GW wins despite foul calls

Officials called 54 fouls in GW’s 94-74 win over the Texas A&M University Saturday night at the Smith Center. Nearly 30 percent (46 points) of the game’s 168 points were made at the foul line. It was a funny game with all the whistles, GW head coach Tom Penders said. It was a parade to […]

Upcoming Games

Upcoming Games Monday – Men’s basketball vs. Old Dominion 7:30 p.m. Tuesday – no games scheduled Wednesday – no games scheduled

Football Scores

NFL Predictions Washington at St. Louis (Monday Night) Chicago 13, Tampa Bay 10Green Bay 26, Indianapolis 24Tennessee 24, Cleveland 10Buffalo 21, Kansas City 17Minnesota 31, Carolina 17New England 16, Cincinnati 13Oakland 31, New Orleans 22Detroit 31, NY Giants 21Philadelphia 34, Arizona 9Denver 38, San Diego 37NY Jets 20, Miami 3San Francisco 16, Atlanta 6Baltimore 27, […]

Volleyball wins A-10 tourney

The GW women’s volleyball team completed its magical conference season Sunday by winning the Atlantic 10 Tournament in a five-game thriller against Xavier at the Frericks Center in Dayton, Ohio. The A-10 champion Colonials, who dedicated the season to late head coach Yvette Moorehead, will receive an automatic berth to the NCAA Tournament, which begins […]

Spotlight: Student raises homelessness awareness in Foggy Bottom

At first glance sophomore Brian Miller, 21, may seem like your typical GW student. Miller, a double major in human services and political science, is often busy with schoolwork and his job waiting tables at a local restaurant. While this does not seem all that unusual, there is something very special about this student. When […]

Mail delays GW ballots

Students said they were unable to cast their vote for the 2000 election because they received their absentee ballots as much as two weeks late. Junior Christie Kure said she received her Missouri absentee ballot 18 days after the Oct. 16 postmark, which made her unable to vote and return the ballot by the state’s […]

GW gambling guru

Nov. 16, 2000The Hippodrome7 p.m. This is the last hand, I repeated over the blackjack table as I anxiously waited for the dealer to lay the cards down. Push, the dealer said. No true gambler can ever leave the table on a push, so I kept the chips on the table and put myself in […]

Virginia Campus houses Flight 800

The wreckage of Trans World Airlines Flight 800 will be the centerpiece of the National Transportation Safety Board’s new investigation training academy that is schedule to open at GW’s Virginia Campus in 2003. The academy is part of a joint effort of the safety board and the University, located in Ashburn, Va. GW will build […]

Cooking the easy way

It’s Thanksgiving time again. One of the only holidays that revolves around food. Many have suffered, salivated and survived while preparing and eating the traditional succulent spread. But even a college student can make a full Thanksgiving dinner on a low budget with only one appliance – a microwave. Yes, just a microwave. I’m not […]