Lamar vs George Mason

George Mason 75, Lamar 71

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FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) - Ryan Pearson scored 17 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, and George Mason held off Lamar in a 75-71 victory on Saturday.

Sherrod Wright finished with 13 points for George Mason (23-6), which was hosting the Cardinals (17-10) as part of the Bracket Buster series.

Brandon Davis led the Cardinals with 13 points and Devon Lamb added 12.

George Mason led by 13 points at halftime and pulled ahead by 17 with 15:28 left to play.

The Cardinals rallied and trailed by one when Mike James (10 points) got a steal and drove for a dunk that put Lamar up 69-68 with 3:21 to play.

George Mason's Andre Cornelius responded with a three-pointer to put the Patriots back in front and Bryon Allen's jumper made it 73-69 with 2:08 left.

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Lamar Cardinals
V. Nelson, F161-21-14123
O. Ebomwonyi, F142-41-34135
B. Davis, G333-84-434113
D. Lamb, G225-92-320312
D. Minor, G163-42-23218
M. James265-120-002110
A. Miles263-90-01527
C. Harper213-50-07036
N. Acosta202-43-53027
S. Norman60-00-00000
Totals 27-5713-1830151871
 47.4%72.2% 
George Mason Patriots
R. Pearson, F296-134-4104317
M. Morrison, F283-42-43328
V. Vaughns, G293-71-11107
B. Allen, G203-50-00136
A. Cornelius, G143-50-01159
S. Wright295-71-111113
C. Edwards191-14-50317
E. Copes121-20-05012
V. Gray80-10-01000
P. Bennett71-20-01012
J. Arledge52-20-00004
Totals 28-4912-1526141775
 57.1%80% 
Southland
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
New Orleans5-110-7161
Sam Houston5-214-6141
SE Louisiana4-211-8262
SF Austin4-29-9269
Lamar3-311-8275
Nicholls St.3-310-9158
McNeese St.3-36-11244
C. Arkansas3-34-15251
Hou. Baptist3-47-10216
Texas A&M-CC2-49-8221
Incarn Word2-47-10316
Abil Chr.2-58-10328
Nwestern St.1-47-9321

Colonial Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UNC-Wilm.7-018-232
Charleston6-115-556
Northeastern5-212-797
J. Madison4-36-14273
Will. & Mary3-39-8116
Elon3-411-9175
Towson3-411-9125
Drexel1-57-12236
Hofstra1-69-11190
Delaware1-68-12254
 
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Louisville 90 Final
DEP 82
MU 79 Final
UConn 64
Wich St 91 Final
DAVID 74
UNLV 45 Final
N Mexico 65
Florida St 76 Final
NCST 62
MD 44 Final
Virginia 71
K-State 57 Final
Baylor 56
Missouri 71 Final
Tx A&M 62
SDSU 56 Final
AF 58
Ole Miss 62 Final
Kentucky 77
CLEM 52 Final
NC 74
Florida 98 Final
Arkansas 68
STMA 51 Final
MRST 65
GTOWN 63 Final
PROV 53
GONZ 65 Final
San Fran 66
TXTCH 50 Final
Kansas 83
Ohio St 51 Final
Michigan 56
ND 74 Final
NOVA 70