George Mason's most reliable trait disappeared in the second half Thursday night. So did its winning streak in CAA openers.
George Mason coach Paul Hewitt designed his team's nonconference schedule to provide an additional avenue for the Patriots to burnish their postseason credentials.
George Mason guard Corey Edwards didn't blink Saturday as he found an open Sherrod Wright in the closing seconds of what was to become a 67-64 victory over Richmond.
George Mason exorcized some past and present demons with a reliable option it no doubt will employ in the future.
Paul Hewitt wore the perplexed look of a man unable to avoid a familiar migraine Tuesday.
It was the cap to Maryland's most significant week during nonconference play, a two-game sojourn from College Park certain to provide a glimpse into where the Terrapins would need to improve in the more than a month before delving into the ACC.
George Mason guard Bryon Allen hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with just over a minute remaining, then made two free throws to seal a 63-59 victory over Virginia on Friday.
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History shows George Mason ended its last basketball season with a 10-point loss to Virginia Commonwealth in the CAA tournament.