GW Men's Basketball 2012-13 OOC Schedule - Nov. 26 vs. Mount St. Mary's
Colonials and The Mount to Meet for 10th Time Since 1936
July 7, 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 play its first weekday home game of the 2012-13 campaign on Monday, Nov. 26 when it welcomes Mount St. Mary's to the Charles E. Smith Center.
The meeting between GW and the Mount will be the 10th all-time in a series that dates back to 1936. The Colonials opened the 2007-08 season with a 77-62 victory over the Mount at the Smith Center to open a 7-2 edge in the series.
The Mount featured just one senior - Danny Thompson (7.8 ppg) - on a team that posted an 8-21 overall record and a 6-12 mark in the Northeast Conference in 2011-12.
Mount St. Mary's alumnus Jamion Christian was named the program's new head coach in March. Christian spent the previous season as an assistant coach at VCU, where he helped the Rams hold off the Colonials in the BB&T Classic in December en route to an appearance in the third round of the NCAA Tournament.
MSM is slated to return four starters, led by leading scorer Julian Norfleet (13.7 ppg), and has added four NLI signings for 2012-13.
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
Sat., Nov. 17 - at Boston University - Boston, Mass.
Wed., Nov. 21 - at Notre Dame - Purcell Pavilion, South Bend, Ind.
Sat., Nov. 24 - vs. Hofstra - Charles E. Smith Center
Mon., Nov. 26 - vs. Mount St. Mary's - Charles E. Smith Center
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