Northern Iowa vs George Mason

George Mason slips by Northern Iowa 76-70


FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) Sherrod Wright scored a game-high 23 points and George Mason edged Northern Iowa 76-70 on Saturday night.

George Mason (3-0) took a 51-48 lead at the 9:14 mark in the second half and never gave it up, but Northern Iowa (1-2) remained with the Patriots and closed the deficit to a single point on several occasions.

Patrick Holloway's 3-pointer with 2:09 left in the game extended the George Mason lead to 67-63, and the Patriots went 7 for 8 from the free throw line in the final 2 minutes of the game to preserve the win.

George Mason held a 36-25 rebounding advantage, including 13-7 with offensive rebounds.

Marko Gujanicic had 16 points and 10 rebounds. Holloway added 11 points for George Mason.

Matt Bohannon scored 19 points to lead Northern Iowa. Seth Tuttle had 17 points while Chip Rank added 14 for the Panthers.

Copyright 2017 by STATS LLC. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC is strictly prohibited.
Northern Iowa (1-2)294170
George Mason (3-0) «304676

Related Video

September 21, 2017
Season Preview: Aaron Jordan (2:00)
September 21, 2017
Top College Basketball Storylines leading up to the season
September 19, 2017
Season Preview: Da'Monte Williams
September 19, 2017
First Domino in Illini 2018 class?

CBSSports Shop

Men's Nike White Villanova Wildcats 2016 NCAA Men's Basketball National Champions Locker Room T-Shirt

Villanova Wildcats 2016 National Champs
Get the Locker Room Gear!
Shop Now

Missouri Valley
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Wichita St.17-131-532
Illinois St.17-128-733
So. Illinois9-917-16145
N. Iowa9-914-16162
Missouri St.7-1117-16209
Indiana St.5-1311-20233

Atlantic 10
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Rhode Island13-525-1031
St. Bona.11-720-1291
Geo. Wash.10-820-15102
George Mason9-920-14103
La Salle9-915-15137
Saint Louis6-1212-21238
Saint Josephs4-1411-20201
Other games
UVA 70 Final
TNST 71 Final
OHST 52 Final
MU 35
LROCK 56 Final
FLA 86
COLG 50 Final
SYR 69
WIN 71 Final
VCU 92
WISC 69 Final
GB 66