Colonials advance to the second round to face Saint Louis, Thursday at 8:30pm
Yuta Watanabe named the Mike Brown MVP
Colonials shoot 68.9 percent and record 30 assists in stomping of Spiders
Watanabe scores a career-high 29 points in the victory
Colonials and Explorers set for 7 p.m. tip on Wednesday
George Washington v VCU
George Washington v Davidson
George Washington v Miami
Photos from George Washington men's basketball vs. Miami - Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017
HIGH SCHOOL: Led Bishop Hendricken to its second consecutive state championship as a senior, extending the Hawks' winning streak to 18 games ... named Rhode Island's Gatorade Player of the Year and the state tournament's Most Outstanding Player as a junior ... averaged 15.8 points, 10.6 rebounds, 3.0 assists, 2.0 steals and 1.1 blocks per game while earning first team All-State honors ... garnered second team All-State honors as a sophomore ... helped lead his summer team, the Boston Amateur Basketball Club, to the 16-and-under AAU national title in 2015.
PERSONAL: Parents are Dan and Latresa Mazzulla ... has an older brother, Joe, who played basketball at West Virginia and is the head men's basketball coach at Fairmont State University ... maintained a 3.50 GPA in the classroom at Bishop Hendricken ... volunteered for fundraising campaigns to benefit homeless shelters and food banks ... also donated his time as a youth basketball coach and referee ... intends to major in exercise science.
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