Women's Basketball Falls Short Versus Georgetown, 70-65
Late Lead Slips Away in Closing Minute
Jan. 2, 2003
WASHINGTON, DC - George Washington fought back from as much as 16 points down, but couldn't complete the rally, giving up a late lead to fall to Georgetown.
GW (4-5) overcame an 11-point second half deficit, and held a two-point lead with 1:37 remaining when senior guard Lindsey Davidson converted her second-straight three-point field goal to give the Colonials a 63-61 edge.
The Hoyas (8-1) surged back behind a lay-up by Nok Duany and three-point shot by Mary Lisicky to regain a lead they would not give up in the closing seconds. The Colonials were forced to foul, and lost 70-65.
GW dropped their fourth-straight game since beating No. 21 BYU at the Smith Center on December 11. The Colonials shot 42.9% from the field, and outscored the Hoyas 34-30 in the second half.
Ugo Oha led four GW players in double-figures with 20 points on 8-15 shooting, adding five rebounds and three steals. Anna Monta?ana set a career high in points with 16, with eight rebounds, seven assists, three steals and a block in 34 minutes of play. Cathy Joens and Davidson scored 13 and 12 points respectively.
Schaible & Washington to Attend ProHoops Combine at Final Four
WASHINGTON - George Washington women's basketball seniors Hannah Schaible and Caira Washington have been selected to attend the ProHoops Combine over Final...
Championship Pedigree for Women's Basketball Signees
All three members of Jennifer Rizzotti's inaugural recruiting class will be coming to Foggy Bottom next fall as State Champions. The Class of 2021 - Chyna...
Women's Basketball Bows Out of WNIT
WASHINGTON - In the first meeting between nearby foes George Washington and Navy since 1987, the Colonials and Mids met in first round WNIT action at the...
Women's Basketball to Host Navy in Opening Round of WNIT
WASHINGTON - The George Washington women's basketball team will make its 22nd postseason appearance in the last 27 years after being invited to compete in...
Women's Basketball Falls to Duquesne in A-10 Quarterfinals
RICHMOND, Va. - In eerily-similar fashion to last season's Atlantic 10 Championship game, the George Washington Colonials and Duquesne Dukes went back and...
Women's Basketball Trio Earns All-Conference Honors
Martins (First Team, All-Academic), Washington (Second Team, All-Defensive) and Schaible (All-Defensive) recognized for standout seasons
Women's Basketball Clinches Share of A-10 Regular Season Title
RICHMOND, Va. - After driving two hours south on I-95 for its regular-season finale and needing a win to secure both a first-round bye in the upcoming...
Women's Basketball Tips Off WNIT on Friday vs. Navy
TIPPING OFF: The George Washington women's basketball team will make its 22nd postseason appearance of the last 27 years when it hosts Navy on Friday night...