Scores

Final

Xavier 46

(10-6, 0-1 A 10)

(17) G. Washington 56

(13-3, 1-0 A 10)

5:00 PM ET, January 13, 2008

1 2 T
XAV 16 3046
#17GW 29 2756

Top Performers

Xavier: A. Harris 18 Pts, 8 Reb

George Washington: J. Adair 15 Pts, 6 Reb

George Washington stymies Xavier for eighth straight victory

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Jessica Adair scored 15 points and Kimberly Beck added 12 to help No. 17 George Washington beat Xavier 56-46 on Sunday.

Jazmine Adair added six points and 12 rebounds for George Washington (13-3, 1-0 Atlantic-10). The Colonials have now won eight straight games and have opened league play with a win the past 10 seasons.

Xavier (10-6, 0-1) was held to its second-lowest point total this season. Amber Harris led the Musketeers with 18 points.

George Washington opened up a lead early in the first half and held it to the final buzzer. The Colonials put the game away with a 10-0 run in the second half that gave George Washington a 54-35 lead with 6 minutes left.

The Colonials took advantage of Xavier turnovers and missed shots to build a 29-16 halftime lead.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
XAV
GW
Points 46 56
FG Made-Attempted 18-56 (.321) 21-58 (.362)
3P Made-Attempted 6-21 (.286) 5-13 (.385)
FT Made-Attempted 4-8 (.500) 9-14 (.643)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 13 (0/0) 12 (0/0)
Largest Lead 2 19

Game Leaders

 
XAV
GW
PointsA. Harris 18J. Adair 15
ReboundsT. Phillips 9J. Adair 12

2007-08 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
» Jan 13, 2008 @GW 56, XAV 46Recap | Box Score
Mar 9, 2008 XAV 63, @GW 59Recap | Box Score