RADFORD, Va. — Mike Morrison recorded a double-double and led George Mason to an easy 76-61 victory over Radford Saturday and send the Highlanders to a seventh straight loss.
The Patriots (7-3), who won four straight games before a 20-point loss at Virginia, led 32-29 at halftime but outscored Radford (3-8) 44-32 in the second half to win easily
George Mason, which outscored Radford 18-6 in the paint, led by as much as 22 points in the second half when Radford made just 8 of 33 shots from the floor. The Highlanders shot 45.5 percent (10 of 22) in the first half to trail by just 32-29 at halftime.
Morrison led the Patriots with 17 points and 11 rebounds, 7 on the offensive glass. Ryan Pearson and Byron Allen were in double figures with 14 and 11, respectively.
R.J. Price led Radford with 15 points but shot just 3-for-10 from the floor.