The Colonials will rely on more than half of their 19 pitchers to play major roles in their early-season rotation.
The men’s side won their second consecutive Atlantic 10 championship last weekend, beating second-place George Mason by more than 100 points.
The Colonials won their first two games of the regular season for the first time in their 17-year history.
After losing to the Billikens in overtime at the Smith Center in January, GW defeated Saint Louis for the Colonials’ fifth win in six games.
The Colonials (12-15, 5-9 A-10) utilized a smothering defensive effort to upset the Rams 80–56 – GW’s largest win of the season.
The Colonials have started their spring season with seven consecutive losses – the most in at least 20 years.
The Colonials (13-12, 8-5 A-10) battled through a tough second quarter to secure a 55–49 win over the Minutewomen (11-15, 3-10 A-10) at the Smith Center.
The Colonials defeated the Minutemen 83–72 after starting the game hot and continuing to shoot a higher percentage from the field.
Men’s and women’s swimming and diving both compete in the Atlantic 10 Championships from Feb. 14 to 17 in Geneva, Ohio.
The Colonials defeated Middlebury on both the men’s and women’s side and five seniors grabbed wins on Senior Day.