Tag: George Washington

First semester grades: How is UVA basketball doing at the break?

UVA basketball began the 2014-2015 season ranked in the Top 10. So you probably expected the ‘Hoos to be 9-0 and ranked fifth. It wasn’t a hard road there, but neither was it a given.


Kaine, Warner praise Virginia priorities in House spending bill

U.S. Sens. Mark R. Warner and Tim Kaine applauded Saturday night’s Senate passage of the compromise spending legislation for fiscal year 2015.


Warner, Kaine hail wins for Virginia in congressional defense bill

U.S. Senators Mark Warner and Tim Kaine announced that the National Defense Authorization Act of 2015 has cleared a key Senate hurdle and will now advance to a vote on final passage.


Kaine highlights compromise defense bill

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine, a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, today welcomed compromise defense bill language announced by House and Senate negotiators.


Iowa blasts Longwood, 77-44

Iowa center Gabriel Olaseni controlled the paint with five blocks and 10 points as Iowa dispatched Longwood, 77-44, Saturday afternoon at Carter-Hawkeye Arena.


Nwogbo’s career night not enough for Longwood against George Washington

George Washington’s starting five combined to score 66 points to lead the Colonials past Longwood, 91-66, Wednesday evening at the Charles E. Smith Center.


New forest plan recommends Shenandoah Mountain Scenic Area

Much to the delight of Friends of Shenandoah Mountain, the new George Washington National Forest management plan makes a solid recommendation for a 90,000-acre Shenandoah Mountain National Scenic Area.


Undefeated Eastern Michigan tops Longwood for EMU Showcase crown

Longwood was the last team standing in the way of undefeated Eastern Michigan, but the Eagles took a 79-48 win over the Lancers Sunday to win the EMU Showcase at the EMU Convocation Center.


‘Hoos stepping up to fill void left by Joe Harris, Akil Mitchell at UVA?

The big question for UVA basketball coming into the 2014-2015 season had to do with who would step up to fill the voids left by the graduations of Joe Harris and Akil Mitchell.


Video: Highlights from UVA vs. George Washington basketball

Justin Anderson scored 18 points and grabbed 8 rebounds to lead #9 Virginia to a second half comeback win against George Washington. Malcolm Brogdon added 15 points and 5 rebounds as Virginia overcame a four point deficit at halftime to improve to 4-0.


Video: Postgame interviews after UVA 59-42 win over George Washington

Interviews with UVA players Anthony Gill, Darion Atkins, Malcolm Brogdon and Justin Anderson after the Cavs’ 59-42 win over George Washington.


A tale of two halves: UVA comes back from sloppy first half to top George Washington

Everything was going right for George Washington, and wrong for ninth-ranked UVA.


Postgame: Interviews with UVA coach Tony Bennett, Cavs players after win over GW

UVA head coach Tony Bennett and Cavs players Malcolm Brogdon, Darion Atkins and Justin Anderson talk after the 59-42 win over George Washington on Friday.


Ninth-ranked UVA pulls away in second half, tops George Washington, 59-42

George Washington shot 20 percent from the field in the second half, and UVA used a 17-3 run to break open a tight game en route to a 59-42 win on Friday at the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville.


GameDay Blog: #9 UVA basketball hosts George Washington

#9 UVA basketball hosts George Washington Friday night at the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville. Tipoff is set for 7 p.m. Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham is courtside at JPJ with score updates, game analysis and more.


George Washington Basketball: What to watch for

George Washington is looking for a signature win early in its 2014-2015 schedule on the road at #9 UVA Friday night in the John Paul Jones Arena.


Game Notes: #9 UVA basketball hosts George Washington on Friday

No. 9 UVA hosts George Washington of the Atlantic 10 in non-conference action on Friday (Nov. 21). Tipoff at the John Paul Jones Arena is set for 7 p.m.


Wild Virginia weighs in on George Washington National Forest plan

After more than seven years of stop-and-go progress, the George Washington National Forest finally has a new Forest Plan to guide management for the next 10-15 years.


Postgame: UVA coach Tony Bennett, players talk after South Carolina State win

UVA basketball coach Tony Bennett and Cavs players Mike Tobey and Justin Anderson talk with reporters after the 75-55 win over South Carolina State on Tuesday.


#9 UVA basketball defeats overmatched South Carolina State, 75-55

Ninth-ranked UVA got 17 points apiece from Malcolm Brogdon and Justin Anderson en route to an easy 75-55 win over an overmatched South Carolina State Tuesday night.


Warner, Kaine weigh in on Geroge Washington National Forest Plan

U.S. Senators Mark Warner and Tim Kaine released the following statement on the U.S. Forest Service’s announcement of a management plan for the George Washington National Forest.