Scores

Final

George Mason 53

(4-3, 1-1 CAA)

Old Dominion 54

(6-1, 1-0 CAA)

7:00 PM ET, December 7, 2005

Constant Convocation Center, Norfolk, Virginia

1 2 T
GMU 30 2353
ODU 27 2754

Top Performers

George Mason: J. Lewis 15 Pts, 12 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

Old Dominion: A. Loughton 14 Pts, 9 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

Old Dominion 54, George Mason 53

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) -- Drew Williamson hit a buzzer-beating 3-pointer from 25 feet on Wednesday night to lead Old Dominion to a 54-53 win over George Mason.

The game was tied at 49 with 5:26 left in the second half, before Williamson and George Mason's Jai Lewis each tried to lift their teams to victory.

Williamson's game-winner went through with less than one second left on the clock.

Alex Loughton led the Monarchs (6-1, 1-0 Colonial Athletic Association) with 14 points and nine rebounds. Isaiah Hunter had 11 for Old Dominion, and Williamson added 10.

The Patriots (4-3, 1-1) were led by Lewis with 15 points, and Tony Skinn had 13.

Loughton brought Old Dominion to within three after a pair of free throws with 28 seconds remaining in the half. The Patriots led 30-27 at the half.

George Mason held the Monarchs to 32.2 shooting, while the Patriots shot 49 percent.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
GMU
ODU
Points 53 54
FG Made-Attempted 22-45 (.489) 19-59 (.322)
3P Made-Attempted 5-17 (.294) 6-24 (.250)
FT Made-Attempted 4-8 (.500) 10-14 (.714)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 14 (0/0)
Largest Lead 7 5

2005-06 Season

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