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The William and Mary men’s basketball team turned in a stout defensive first-half effort and then held off a late Towson rally to remain in first place in the CAA standings with a 65-50 victory on Wednesday night.
After one of the longest and latest travel days of the year, the William and Mary men’s basketball team gutted out an 80-78 road victory at Hofstra on Sunday afternoon.
Despite 27 points from senior Marcus Thornton and 25 from sophomore Omar Prewitt, the William and Mary men’s basketball team suffered a 73-70 setback to Delaware on Saturday afternoon, snapping the program’s 14-game home-court winning streak.
A Tom Schalk offensive rebound and putback gave the William and Mary men’s basketball team the lead for good with just 1:39 left, and the Tribe gutted out a 56-53 win at UNCW before a pack house at Trask Coliseum on Saturday night.
The William and Mary men’s basketball team fell at the College of Charleston, 80-72, on Thursday night at TD Arena.
James Madison dropped an 84-65 decision to William and Mary in Colonial Athletic Association men’s basketball action Saturday afternoon at the JMU Convocation Center.
In front of a raucous crowd of over 5,000 and a national TV audience on NBC Sports Network, the William and Mary men’s basketball team started strong and closed stronger in dispatching CAA favorite Northeastern, 78-62.
The James Madison women’s basketball team cruised to its largest victory of the season Thursday night, a 92-50 victory over William & Mary at the JMU Convocation Center.
Despite a career-high 30 points from sophomore Omar Prewitt, the William and Mary men’s basketball team could not hold off a second-half Delaware rally, falling to the Blue Hens, 84-80.
Another strong second half led a balanced William and Mary men’s basketball team to an 85-72 road win at Towson on Saturday afternoon.
Two Virginia public universities are ranked in the Top 5 of Kiplinger Magazine’s annual ranking of the “Best Values in Public Colleges.” The University of Virginia was ranked second, while The College of William and Mary stayed at number four. Five other Virginia universities also ranked in the magazine’s top 100, including James Madison University (22), Virginia Tech (27), The University of Mary Washington (61), George Mason University (72), and Christopher Newport University (84).
The VMI Keydets cut a 21-point first half deficit to seven early in the second half, but the William & Mary Tribe responded with a 29-8 run to seize control and went on to a 97-67 win over the Keydets Wednesday night at Kaplan Arena in Williamsburg, Va. Trey Chapman led VMI with a career-high 16 points.
The No. 19/20 William and Mary football team closed out the season with a 31-20 loss at Richmond on Saturday afternoon. Although W&M (7-5, 4-4) led 10-7 after the first quarter, Richmond (6-6, 4-4) outscored the Tribe 17-3 in the second quarter and added a touchdown on its opening drive of the second half to earn the win.
Junior Marcus Thornton became the 35th player in William and Mary men’s basketball history to reach the 1,000 career point milestone, but the Tribe suffered an 80-69 loss to High Point Wednesday. Thornton scored 18 points on the evening to hit the 1,000-point mark on the nose, becoming the ninth player under head coach Tony Shaver to accomplish the feat.
William and Mary is hot. The Tribe made it four wins in its last five games with a 27-14 victory against Penn on Saturday.