G. Washington pours it on in 70-43 win over Manhattan

WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) DJ Williams scored 16 points and Terry Nolan Jr. and Arnaldo Toro each scored 11 and George Washington earned its first win of the season, 70-43, over Manhattan on Saturday.

George Washington (1-5) used a 15-0 run to break an 8-all tie and was never threatened the rest of the way. William and Nolan combined to score 13 of the points during the run. Later, Justin Williams made 1 of 2 free throws and the Colonials led 32-12 with 4:12 before halftime. Williams' layup with 12:55 left to play extended the lead to 54-24.

The Colonials finished 25-of-45 (56 percent) shooting and scored 28 points off 21 Manhattan turnovers.

Ebube Ebube led Manhattan (2-4) with 10 rebounds. He and Ibrahima Diallo led the Jaspers with nine points each. The Jaspers finished 17-for-55 shooting from the field including 2 for 18 from 3-point range.

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