George Washington 58, Nevada 56

BY foxsports • November 22, 2010

Tony Taylor scored 14 points and Joseph Katuka finished with 12 points and 11 rebounds to lead George Washington past Nevada 58-56 in the consolation round of the NIT Season Tip-Off Monday night.

Aaron Ware scored 11 points for the Colonials (2-1), including the tying and go-ahead baskets to make it 53-51 with 1:36 remaining after they trailed 47-38 midway through the half.

The Wolfpack led 50-44 with 8:18 left after a Derrell Conner 3-point field goal, but failed to make another field goal until Malik Story's 3-pointer with less than one second remaining.

Nevada was held scoreless for over seven minutes before Hunt's two free throws pulled the Wolfpack to within three points, 56-53, with 40.3 seconds remaining.

Dario Hunt scored 16 points to lead the Wolfpack (1-3), who have lost three straight.