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But foul trouble hurt Butler late. Erik Fromm got his fifth with 6:48 remaining, and Andrew Smith was gone with 4:52 to go. Shortly afterward, the Colonials cut the deficit to single digits for the first time in the second half on Kromah’s layup with 4:21 left.
But they couldn’t finish the comeback.
“It hurts when you’re so close,” Lonergan said. “But it beats losing by 30.”
One of the officials, Joe DeMayo, left the game late in the first half with a right Achilles injury. The teams finished the half with two officials, and a substitute joined the crew for the second half.
George Washington hasn’t beaten a ranked team at home since 1998. Saturday’s game was homecoming, and it celebrated the 20th anniversary of the 1993 team that made the round of 16 in the NCAA tournament.
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