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NCAA Game Summary - Massachusetts at George Washington



(Saturday, February 15th)

Final Score: Massachusetts 67, George Washington 61

Washington, DC (SportsNetwork.com) - Sampson Carter shot 4-of-5 from beyond the arc en route to a game-high 20 points, as the Massachusetts Minutemen dismissed the George Washington Colonials, 67-61, in an Atlantic 10 Conference tussle at the Smith Center.

Derrick Gordon chipped in with 11 points to help the Minutemen (20-5, 7-4 A-10) rebound from Wednesday's home loss to George Mason and notch their 20th win of the season.

Patricio Garino led the way with 20 points for the Colonials (19-6, 7-4), who were dealt their first loss at home in 13 tries this season. Isaiah Armwood tallied 16 points and eight rebounds, Maurice Creek scored 11 points, and Joe McDonald (four points) finished with a game-high 10 boards and seven assists in the loss.

The first half featured four ties and four lead changes, although UMass eventually claimed a 32-29 halftime lead after holding GW to 39.3-percent shooting from the floor in the opening frame.

Both teams made 11 field goals in the second stanza, but the Colonials needed 32 attempts (.344) to reach that total while UMass needed only 22 (.500). The Minutemen led by as many as 13 before GW rallied to cut the deficit to two in the final 30 seconds.

UMass allowed the Colonials to hang around thanks to some poor free-throw shooting, as it converted just 11-of-21 attempts (.462) for the game.

02/15 17:09:24 ET

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Scoreboard
Local
Final
ECU 50
CIN 46
Final
BOS 75
MIA 83
4th
NYK 90
LAL 71
 
Final
FSU 55
MIAMI 54
Final
YOUNG 80
OU 96
 
Final
ECU 50
CIN 46
Final
MSU 76
MICH 66
Final
DAY 101
FORD 77
 
2nd
MON 74
MAN 85
 
Final
CAN 67
MAR 75
 
1st OT
NIAG 92
QUIN 92
 
2nd
USC 29
UTAH 54
 
2nd
WASH 43
CAL 48
 
2nd
HOU 34
UCONN 27
 
2nd
WILL 44
NDST 48
 
Final
MON 2
ARI 3
Final
WAS 3
STL 4
3rd
PIT 0
NAS 4
 
2nd
VAN 0
MIN 0
 
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