Colonials advance to the second round to face Saint Louis, Thursday at 8:30pm
Colonials see their three-game winning streak snapped
Colonials shoot 68.9 percent and record 30 assists in stomping of Spiders
Colonials host Richmond at 7pm
Yuta Watanabe scores 23 points and Terry Nolan Jr. adds 18 as GW wins 80-56
George Washington v VCU
George Washington v Miami
Photos from George Washington men's basketball vs. Miami - Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017
Photos from George Washington Men's basketball vs. Penn State - Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017
George Washington vs. VCU 2/8/17
AS A FRESHMEN AT GW (2016-2017): Started in 17 games and played in all 35 ... averaged 4.3 rebounds per game in just 15.6 minutes per game ... ranked second on the team with 57 offensive rebounds ... made a season-high four blocks vs. Duquesne (1/18) ... matched a season-high with 10 rebounds at Miami (12/22) ... grabbed six rebounds and matched a season-high three steals vs. UCF (12/15) ... played a career-high 34 minutes vs. Temple (12/7), tallying a season-high 12 points on 6-of-7 shooting and a game-high nine rebounds ... had a season-high 10 rebounds and eight points in 30 minutes vs. Harvard (11/29) ... tallied seven rebounds and six points on a 4-of-4 effort at the free throw line vs. Siena (11/15) ... made his GW debut vs. Maryland-Eastern Shore (11/11), coming off the bench to play 13 minutes with four points and three rebounds.
HIGH SCHOOL: As a senior helped lead St. Benedict's to the State Prep A championship, a 35-2 record, an appearance in the Dick's High School Nationals quarterfinals and a No. 12 final ranking in the USA Today Sports Super 25 ... averaged 12 points and 10 rebounds as a junior and eight points and nine rebounds as a sophomore ... a member of the Puerto Rico Youth National Team since he was 15 ... finished fifth at the 17U World Cup in 2014, when he averaged 16 points and 13.6 rebounds.
PERSONAL: Parents are Arnaldo Toro Vazquez and Waleska Barea Rosa ... has a sister, Waleska ... plans to major in finance.
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