Providence 110, George Washington 97
Sharaud Curry scored 16 points and dished out a career-high 13
assists, Marshon Brooks scored 19 points and Providence stayed hot
from beyond the arc to beat George Washington 110-97 on Wednesday
Despite playing their third game in five days, the Friars (7-3)
maintained an up-tempo pace en route to their highest scoring game
of the season. They connected on 16-of-29 3-pointers – a season
high and one shy of their all-time mark.
Jamine Peterson finished with 18 points and 12 rebounds and
Bilal Dixon scored a career-high 18 points for the Friars, who led
by as many as 16 points in the second half.
Lasan Kromah hit consecutive 3-pointers to bring the Colonials
(6-2) to within nine, 102-93, but they pulled no closer. Kromah hit
six of his first seven shots and finished with a game-high 22
points for George Washington.