Colonial of the Week - GW Men's Basketball's Isaiah Armwood
Senior Forward Named to Wooden Legacy All-Tournament Team
Dec. 2, 2013
NAME: Isaiah Armwood
SPORT: Men's Basketball
HOMETOWN/PREVIOUS SCHOOL: Baltimore, Md./Montrose Christian/Villanova
Isaiah Armwood was named to the Wooden Legacy All-Tournament Team in helping GW to a third-place finish at the event, including a 60-53 upset of No. 20 Creighton on Sunday.
Armwood averaged 11.0 points, 6.7 rebounds and 3.0 blocks over the three games, highlighted by a singular effort on both ends of the court against the Bluejays. Armwood totaled 12 points, four rebounds and four blocks while limiting Creighton All-American forward Doug McDermott to seven points, nearly 21 below his average, to help GW score its first win over a ranked opponent since 2005. Armwood opened the event with his first double-double of the season with 12 points and 11 rebounds in a 71-63 overtime win against Miami (Fla.).
Through seven games, Armwood leads the 6-1 Colonials with 7.7 rebounds and 2.9 blocks per game and is second on the team with 13.6 points per outing.