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The men’s basketball team released the final five games of its non-conference schedule Tuesday, announcing matchups against Grambling State, Longwood, University of Maryland Baltimore County, Charlotte and the Virginia Military Institute, all to be played at the Smith Center. The Colonials will play 13 non-conference games between Nov. 8 and Dec. 30, including the first […]
Before the women’s soccer team take to the turf, Atlantic 10 coaches and conference officials have predicted the Colonials will finish seventh in the conference.
GW’s third women’s lacrosse coach in program history will leave the team after posting a 47-69 record over seven years.
- Women's soccer looks to set an even higher bar for 2014 August 21, 2014After a 1-1 draw against American last week and a 1-0 win against Delaware in exhibition play Saturday, confidence is radiating from the team as it looks to build on the success of last year’s 7-5-5 season.
- Signings, schedules and championships: what you missed this summer August 21, 2014While teams went home and took a break from competition over the summer, GW sports still generated plenty of buzz. Here are the top storylines you may have missed.
- Freshman prospects to watch this fall August 21, 2014Here are five freshman to watch this year, ranging from exceptional players with the talent and experience to rise quickly as stars to athletes with specific skills that could improve their teams by meeting a need or tending to a weakness.
- Men's basketball readies for comebacks and new expectations June 10, 2014While some focus on rehabilitation and others look to fit new roles, the team is beginning to mentally prepare for a new season with heightened expectations.
- Nero sizes up teams, builds momentum for fall after standout season June 10, 2014Nero, who recently started his tenure as chair of the A-10 athletics director council, plans to stay just as active during the summer as he did during the academic year, working incessantly to capitalize on last season’s triumphs.
- Men's rowing places 10th at Eastern Sprints May 19, 2014After 12,000 collective meters of racing Sunday, men’s rowing finished right where they started at the Eastern Sprints in Worcester, Mass.
- As a player who fails to fit an NBA mold, Armwood looks to sell strengths May 19, 2014The lanky 23-year-old is taking the weeks leading up to the NBA draft and Summer League to train, fly across the country to work out for teams and play in highly-scouted showcases to promote himself as a player worthy of a professional contract.
- Baseball keeps chance of second-straight playoff berth alive with series sweep of Rhode Island May 12, 2014It's deja vu all over again for the baseball team, who gave credence to the old baseball adage in a three-game series sweep over Rhode Island this weekend, capped off by a complete game Sunday by sophomore pitcher Bobby LeWarne.
- Men's tennis leans on veteran duo heading into NCAA opener May 9, 2014Thomsen and Svensson’s contributions helped the Colonials win their second-ever conference championship and qualify for a first-ever appearance at the NCAA Championship Tournament.
- Women's Rookie of the Year nominees highlight recruiting success May 2, 2014You can call it a "Nero-recruited class." They are the second group of freshmen recruited by coaching staffs who were either retained or hired under third-year athletic director Patrick Nero. At the third-annual Georgey Awards, the best rookies displayed the new era in GW athletics.