As a Sophomore in 2007-08:
grabbed 2 rebs. in 2 min. in the opener vs. MSM (11-10-07)
appeared briefly @ UMBC (11-24-07)
hit a nice turnaround jumper at UCLA (11-28-07)
played 2 min. vs. UMES (12-5-07) and @ Virginia Tech (12-9-07)
As a Freshman in 2006-07:
A walk-on with good size, Laplante spells the post players ... appeared briefly in the Dartmouth, Longwood & UMES games... scored a tip-in at the buzzer for his first college points vs. UMBC (12-12-06) ... played 3 min. vs. Colgate at the Cable Car Classic in Santa Clara, CA (12-29-06) ... like Del Favero, Laplante will be a key component in preparing the Colonials for opponents.
Attended Tabor Academy located in Marion, MA, where he averaged 16 points, 16 rebounds and two blocks per game as a senior for the Seawolves under head coach Mark Corliss ... Tabor won the New England Class B Championship during Laplante's freshman season ... recipient of the Markham Award and the 1950 Award as the team's MVP ... also rowed for the Tabor crew team as a freshman and threw the javelin as a junior on the track and field team.
Born November 16, 1987 in Providence, RI ... full name is Peter Francois Laplante ... son of Mitch and Pat Laplante ... has one older brother, John (29) and an older sister, Marianne (25) ... enjoys cooking ... psychology major.
@GW_MBB Welcomes Back Alumni
The GW men's basketball team welcomed back a number of alumni to practice on Saturday, Oct. 1
The GW men's basketball team has been hard at work preparing for the 2016-17 season
GW Names Maurice Joseph Interim Head Coach of Men's Basketball
The George Washington University announced today that Maurice Joseph has been named Interim Head Coach of the men's basketball team.
GW Men's Basketball Announces 2016-17 Schedule
The GW men's basketball team on Tuesday unveiled its 2016-17 schedule and it includes a minimum of 17 nationally televised games
@GW_MBB Concludes Japan Tour with 82-58 rout of Ryukyu Kings
The GW men's basketball team wrapped up its tour of Japan with an 82-58 rout of the Ryukyu Golden Kings Sunday afternoon at the Okinawa City Gymnasium
GW Finishes 3-0 vs. Japan with 75-47 Win
The GW men's basketball team completed a three-game sweep of the Japan National Team with a 75-47 victory Friday night in Hamamatsu Arena.
Watanabe, Cavanaugh Lead GW Men's Basketball Past Japan
Yuta Watanabe scored 19 and Tyler Cavanaugh had 23 as GW men's basketball defeated Japan, 77-71 on Tuesday evening in Tokyo
GW Men's Basketball Defeats Japan, 81-66
Playing in front of his home fans for the first time in three years, Yuta Watanabe scored 15 points for the George Washington men's basketball team as it...