Rhode Island vs George Washington

George Washington 69, Rhode Island 61

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WASHINGTON (AP) - David Pellom scored 17 points and grabbed 11 rebounds as George Washington took control with a 20-5 run midway through the second half for a 69-61 win over Rhode Island Wednesday night.

Tony Taylor scored a team-high 18 points and Lasan Kromah finished with 12 points and 10 rebounds for the Colonials (6-10, 1-2 Atlantic-10 Conference), who snapped a two-game losing streak.

Taylor scored seven points during the decisive run which saw the Colonials go from down 37-32 to up 52-42 on a pair of Nemanja Mikic free throws with 5:36 remaining. George Washington shot 59.1 percent (13 of 22) in the second half and took the lead for good at 39-37 on Pellom's alley-oop dunk with 13:48 left.

Billy Baron scored 18 points to lead the Rams (3-14, 0-2), who went more than 12 minutes without a field goal during the second half.

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Rhode Island (3-14)313061
George Washington (6-10) «303969

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Rhode Island Rams
O. Outerbridge, F313-102-29008
J. Holton, F242-74-64048
M. Powell, G383-91-44327
A. Malone, G356-150-441114
T. Buchanan, G101-21-21003
B. Baron306-113-372418
D. McKoy140-20-02300
L. Shengelia91-10-01032
A. Malhoit70-00-30020
R. Harris20-01-40021
Totals 22-5712-283491861
 38.6%42.9% 
George Washington Colonials
D. Pellom, F348-111-1110317
N. Mikic, F212-72-33246
J. Kopriva, F120-21-20121
T. Taylor, G395-127-746318
L. Kromah, G335-82-4105312
J. Edwards251-10-25122
A. Ware150-42-21022
B. Bynes101-30-02002
D. Smith62-20-23004
D. Guest52-20-00025
Totals 26-5215-2341152169
 50%65.2% 
Atlantic 10
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
St. Bona.0-08-277
Duquesne0-07-3317
Rhode Island0-06-324
UMass0-06-5185
VCU0-06-5134
La Salle0-06-676
Dayton0-05-588
Saint Josephs0-05-5212
Davidson0-04-4188
Geo. Wash.0-05-6169
Saint Louis0-05-6152
George Mason0-05-7233
Fordham0-04-6276
Richmond0-02-8262
 
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