George Washington Rumors & News

  • UAB knocks off GW in Kansas City

    The Sports Xchange "Alabama-Birmingham used solid shooting and a stingy defense to hold off George Washington 81-74 Tuesday night in the consolation game of the CBE Hall of Fame Classic at Sprint Center in Kansas City, Mo. The Blazers shot 52 percent from the field, including 44 percent from beyond the 3-point..." November 22

  • Georgia hangs on against George Washington

    The Sports Xchange "Georgia gave up a late lead but managed to hold off George Washington and claim a 81-73 victory in the semifinals of the CBE Hall of Fame Classic on Monday night at Sprint Center in Kansas City, Mo. The Bulldogs advanced to the championship game on Tuesday night. The Colonials will play in..." November 21

  • GW basketball promotes Maurice Joseph to interim coach to replace Mike Lonergan

    Washington Post "George Washington named Maurice Joseph interim head coach of the men’s basketball team, the school announced in a statement Tuesday afternoon. Joseph had been an assistant at GW for the past five seasons and fills the vacancy left when the university dismissed Mike Lonergan as head coach less..." September 27

  • George Washington reportedly fires head coach Mike Lonergan

    Sporting News - NCAAB "George Washington has parted ways with men’s basketball coach Mike Lonergan, USA Today Sports reported late Friday. Lonergan, 50, has been under a Title IX investigation since a July article in The Washington Post revealed he created an offensive environment by routinely abusing his players..." September 17

  • GW basketball players report coach’s ‘verbal and emotional abuse’; many fled school

    Washington Post "In early April, shortly after his team celebrated a postseason championship, a George Washington men’s basketball player visited a campus Title IX coordinator to log complaints about Coach Mike Lonergan. Lonergan, the player believed, had created an offensive, intolerable environment, evidenced in..." July 21