George Mason vs James Madison

George Mason 74, James Madison 63

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HARRISONBURG, Va. (AP) - Sherrod Wright scored 22 points with 11 rebounds and Jonathan Arledge had a career-high 19 points as George Mason led wire-to-wire in a 74-63 win over James Madison on Saturday, ending a two-game skid and sweeping the season series.

The Patriots (13-9, 6-4 Colonial Athletic Association) avoided their first three-game losing streak since the 2009-10 season. They defeated the Dukes for the ninth straight time, including 68-57 on Jan. 15, and snapped James Madison's four-game winning streak.

George Mason scored the first 11 points for its largest advantage and led 32-27 at halftime.

The Dukes (13-11, 7-4) got within one point twice, the last time at 62-61 with 4:19 remaining. Arledge answered with two free throws and Corey Edwards made one. After Devon Moore's foul shot closed the gap to 65-62 with 2:27 left, George Mason finished the game on a 9-1 run.

Moore's career-high 25 points led James Madison.

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George Mason Patriots
J. Arledge, F287-115-560419
E. Copes, F273-60-05046
S. Wright, G335-1111-12112222
C. Edwards, G272-53-43328
B. Allen, G243-32-32738
M. Gujanicic231-60-02322
V. Vaughns142-32-21046
A. Okoloji130-00-02110
P. Holloway91-40-00013
P. Bennett20-00-00000
Totals 24-4923-2635162374
 49%88.5% 
James Madison Dukes
R. Goins, F335-72-491413
T. Bessick, F40-10-00040
D. Moore, G357-139-1245525
A. Nation, G302-70-00124
R. Curry, G120-30-02110
C. Cooke281-44-61327
A. Davis273-91-25109
E. Hood162-21-40145
A. Diouf80-30-00000
G. Swindle70-00-01110
Totals 20-4917-2825142363
 40.8%60.7% 
Atlantic 10
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Dayton6-115-428
VCU5-215-542
La Salle5-211-664
Richmond5-211-8121
Rhode Island4-212-649
St. Bona.4-212-6101
George Mason3-313-6134
Fordham3-49-11234
Davidson2-49-8104
Geo. Wash.2-410-9135
Saint Josephs2-49-9104
UMass2-512-890
Duquesne2-59-11207
Saint Louis1-65-14242

Colonial Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UNC-Wilm.8-019-224
Charleston7-116-556
Northeastern5-312-8114
Elon4-412-9172
Towson4-412-9106
J. Madison4-46-15278
Will. & Mary3-49-9122
Hofstra2-610-11201
Drexel1-67-13245
Delaware1-78-13236
 
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SETON 59
SYR 55 Final
PITT 65
AUB 77 Final
MIZZ 91
DUKE 79 Final
FSU 60
SDSU 67 Final
AF 70
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CREI 75
RI 68 Final
BUTL 75
OKST 85 Final
KAN 80
MIAMI 79 Final
NCST 78
WICH 52 Final
NIOWA 57
ORE 54 Final
CAL 58
KSU 52 Final
OKLA 50
OHST 63 Final
NEB 56
MISS 64 Final
FLA 78
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NMEX 75
MICH 73 Final
IND 81
ARIZ 79 Final
WSU 65
GONZ 65 Final
USD 63