George Mason vs Davidson

Jenkins with 23 points as George Mason beats Davidson 76-69

Associated Press
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DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) Jalen Jenkins scored 23 points and grabbed five rebounds as George Mason beat Davidson 76-69 on Wednesday night.

Jenkins was 9 of 13 from the floor for the Patriots (16-8, 6-5 Atlantic 10). Marquise Moore and Otis Livingston II added 16 points apiece and Moore led the team with 11 rebounds. Jaire Grayer chipped in 12 points.

George Mason had a 31-29 edge at the break and a Justin Kier 3-pointer early in the second half pushed it to 38-33 with 18:21 to play. Davidson's Peyton Aldridge scored six quick points late to put the Wildcats (12-10, 5-6) on top 63-59 with 5:05 remaining. Jenkins sank a layup after that, sparking an 11-2 run capped by a Moore 3-pointer that gave the Patriots a 70-65 edge with 1:11 left and they led the rest of the way.

Aldridge scored 24 points with seven rebounds for the Wildcats.

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Scoreboard
George Mason (16-8) «314576
Davidson (12-10)294069
GMASON:J. Jenkins 23 Pts
GMASON:M. Moore 11 Reb
GMASON:M. Moore 4 Ast
DAVID:P. Aldridge 24 Pts
DAVID:W. Magarity 7 Reb
DAVID:K. Pritchett 7 Ast

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PLAYERS OF THE GAME
George MasonDavidson
GMASON
Marquise Moore
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PtsRebsAstPtsRebsAst
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George Mason Patriots
J. Jenkins, F259-135-651323
J. Grayer, G385-70-061212
O. Livingston II, G375-146-642316
J. Kier, G352-62-25017
M. Moore, G345-154-4114016
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D. Relvao90-10-04020
T. Temara70-30-02000
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P. Aldridge, F3611-181-171424
W. Magarity, F366-100-070315
J. Gudmundsson, G362-41-25306
J. Gibbs, G305-122-446312
K. Pritchett, G280-62-21712
R. Reigel212-50-03106
A. McAuliffe82-40-00024
J. Watkins50-30-02000
Totals 28-626-933181369
 45.2%66.7% 
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