GW Men's Basketball 2012-13 OOC Schedule - Nov. 10 vs. Youngstown State
Colonials to Open 99th Season of Basketball with First Meeting Versus YSU's Penguins
July 3, 2012
Watch the video, then visit Facebook.com/GWsports and answer today's trivia question for the chance to win a great prize for the 2012-13 GW Men's Basketball season! Be sure to check back to GWsports.com each day until July 15 as a new men's basketball non-conference opponent and game date is announced.
George Washington men's basketball will open its 2012-13 campaign against Youngstown State at the Charles E. Smith Center on Saturday, Nov. 10.
The meeting will be the first between the Colonials and Penguins, who posted a 16-15 overall record and 10-8 mark in the Horizon League in 2011-12.
Led by longtime head coach Jerry Slocum, Youngstown State is slated to return three starters and its top three scorers - guards Kendrick Perry (16.8 ppg) and Blake Allen (12.8 ppg), and forward Damian Eargle (11.1 ppg).
GW posted a 64-48 victory over UMES in front of a season-high 3,369 fans in its season opener at Smith Center last November. The victory improved the Colonials to 69-29 all-time in season-openers and marked their sixth win in a season debut in the past seven seasons.
After checking in and watching Coach Lonergan's daily game breakdown, fans can visit Facebook.com/GWsports and answer a trivia question for a chance to be entered in a grand prize giveaway at the conclusion of the non-conference schedule announcements. Prizes include an annual subscription to GW All-Access, two Colonials Club passes for the men's basketball team's home opener, or men's basketball endzone season tickets.
Sat., Nov. 3 - vs. Catholic University (Exhibition) - Charles E. Smith Center
Sat., Nov. 10 - vs. Youngstown State - Charles E. Smith Center
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