The Colonials finished the home-opener shooting 24 percent on 12-for-51 shooting against the Dukes.
For the first time in two decades, the Colonials have failed to win their first two games of the season.
The Colonials opened the season on a 22-0 run, but ultimately fell to Stony Brook in the team’s season opener.
The Colonials bested the Wildcats in three straight sets to win their final home game of the season Sunday night.
The Colonials lost the first two sets by a combined four points before dropping the final frame by 11 points.
The Colonials were outshot 16–8 in the game and were unable to capitalize on late-game scoring opportunities.
The Colonials only trailed once in the game, but did not gain a double-digit lead until the 31st minute of play.
Runners on the men’s and women’s teams finished in the top-20, but the Colonials placed lower than last season at the A-10 Championship.
Former guard Matt Hart averaged 4.0 points and 11.3 minutes per game in 73 games played during his two-season tenure at GW.
The men’s and women’s basketball teams announced their lineups, faced off in shooting contests and danced in front of a crowd at the Smith Center Friday.