George Mason defeated Santa Clara 73-66 on Wednesday night to force Game 3 in the CBI Finals. Sherrod Wright led the way with 20 points and 10 rebounds for the Patriots (22-15).
George Mason (24-8) survived a season-low four points from CAA Player of the Year Ryan Pearson in holding off Georgia State 61-59 to advance to the semifinals against VCU.
George Mason (16-5, 8-1) overcame a sluggish start to knock off UNC-Wilmington 67-61 behind Ryan Pearson’s eighth double-double of the season.
Mike Morrison led George Mason with 10 points as the Patriots had their 18-game CAA winning streak snapped in a 60-53 loss at Drexel Thursday night.