|George Washington||I Armwood 12.3||I Armwood 8.6||J McDonald 2.9|
|Massachusetts||C Williams 16.2||C Lalanne 6.5||C Williams 7.4|
On Saturday, George Washington visits William D. Mullins Center to take on Massachusetts. It starts at 4:00 EST. The Colonials are 2-2 against the Minutemen over the last four years. They lost 86-75 the last time they played (2/4/2012).
George Washington is in 9th place in the conference, Massachusetts is in 5th place.
In their last match-up, Isaiah Armwood finished with 13 points and 9 rebounds in the Colonials 55-53 loss against Temple on January 16th. A stat-sheet stuffer, he leads the team with 12.3 points per game, 8.6 rebounds per game, and 2.9 blocks per game. For the Minutemen, Chaz Williams finished with 22 points and 5 rebounds in the 79-66 win over Duquesne on January 17th. He leads the team in points with 16.2 per game, assists with 7.4 per game, and steals with 2.0 per game.
Massachusetts has a statistical edge over George Washington in one specific area, scoring, where the Minutemen have the upper hand over the Colonials, 72 points per game to 64 points per game.
- Patricio Garino is ranked 6th in the A-10 in steals.
- George Washington allows fewer rebounds (33.3 allowed per game vs 39.8 allowed per game) than Massachusetts this season.
- The George Washington blocks leader (Isaiah Armwood) has more blocks than the Massachusetts blocks leader (Cady Lalanne).
- You'll do better on next semester's exams, right? George Washington currently has a higher Academic Progress Rate (966 to 949) than Massachusetts, per the NCAA.
- We're so much better than you, we get lazy. George Washington has come back to win after being down at half against Massachusetts 3 times since 1997.
- Isaiah Armwood is ranked 2nd in the A-10 in rebounds and 17th nationally in blocks.
- The George Washington steals leader (Patricio Garino) has more steals than the Massachusetts steals leader (Chaz Williams).
- The George Washington rebounding leader (Isaiah Armwood) has more rebounds than the Massachusetts rebounding leader (Cady Lalanne).
- At least you keep showing up. George Washington has an average margin of victory of 9 over Massachusetts in 30 wins since 1980.
- George Washington has a better overall winning percentage over the last 10 years (55.79% to 54.70%).
- George Washington has a much higher 4-year graduation rate than Massachusetts according to Kiplinger (76.4% vs 49%).