January 31, 2008

Volume 104, Issue 37

Stories from the January 31, 2008 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.

With loss to Hawks, GW now 1-5 in A-10

In a two-point game like GW’s 61-59 loss to Saint Joseph’s Wednesday night, any number of things could be viewed as the difference between victory and defeat. Yet it would be difficult to fault junior Rob Diggs, who turned in a 20-point, 10-rebound performance on career-high 10-for-10 shooting from the field. His emphatic baskets sparked […]

The Hatchet goes to the Sundance Film Festival: “The Great Buck Howard”

PARK CITY, Utah – Another star-studded indie film emerges in “The Great Buck Howard” (Bristol Bay Productions.) Narrated and seen through the eyes of “Orange County’s” Colin Hanks (“Tenacious D’s Pick of Destiny,” “King Kong”), the movie is another laugh fest. The always-interesting John Malkovich plays Buck Howard, a great, yet aging magician. Though his […]

Colonials fly over Dayton

Dayton entered Tuesday’s game with the GW women’s basketball team with a 16-game winning streak on its résumé from earlier in the season – a far cry for the lower-caliber Flyer teams of years past. Still, the Colonials did not seem to notice and rolled to an 81-73 victory. No. 16/13 GW (AP, ESPN/USA Today) […]

Contest marked by physical match-ups, lack of GW bench depth

After senior Sarah-Jo Lawrence scored to give GW a lead late in the first half of Tuesday night’s 81-71 victory over Dayton, a whistle cut short the Colonial’s transition to defense. A few brief seconds of confusion and finger-pointing ensued before the officiating crew explained that junior Jazmine Adair had been called for a technical […]