GW Cruises Past Dartmouth 94-49

Nov. 14, 2006

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WASHINGTON (AP) -Carl Elliott scored 19 of his career-high 29 points in the first half and George Washington coasted to a 94-49 victory over Dartmouth on Tuesday night.

The Colonials made 10 of their first 12 shots and took a 22-7 lead on Elliott's flashy layup less than eight minutes into the game.

George Washington (2-0) finished with 19 steals and 37 points off the Big Green's 24 turnovers as the Colonials improved to 28-4 in home-openers at Charles E. Smith Athletic Center.

Jason Meyer led Dartmouth (0-2) with 11 points.

Regis Koundjia scored 15 points for George Washington, which shot 54.2 percent. Maureece Rice added 13 points and Noel Wilmore 12 for the Colonials.

Dokun Akingbade had 10 rebounds.

Elliott, who shot 10 for 14 from the field with five assists, extended GW's lead to 33-10 on a three-point play with 7:15 remaining in the first half. His 3-pointer gave the Colonials a 31-point lead late in the period.

Wilmore's 3-pointer at the buzzer gave George Washington a 52-18 halftime lead. Elliott's two free throws gave the Colonials a 40-point lead late in the second half.

Following a 98-61 loss at Massachusetts in their season-opener, Dartmouth dropped its second straight game to an Atlantic 10 opponent in its first visit to George Washington.



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