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George Washington eases past cold-shooting Rhode Island

Jan 19, 2007 - 4:14 AM WASHINGTON (Ticker) -- With its offense struggling, George Washington relied on defense to stay unbeaten in the Atlantic 10 Conference.

Kimberly Beck scored 17 points and Jessica Adair added 16 to lead the 13th-ranked Colonials to a 61-45 victory over Rhode Island.

George Washington (15-2, 4-0 A-10) limited Rhode Island to 15 percent shooting (4-of-26) to take a 24-13 halftime lead.

Overall, the Rams shot 29 percent (17-of-59) and made just one 3-pointer in 11 attempts, helping negate their 43-33 advantage on the backboards.

Kenan Cole finished with 11 points for GW, which struggled at the line, hitting 14-of-26.

Safi Mojidi led Rhode Island (4-14, 2-2) with 11 points, but she typified the Rams' shooting woes, connecting on just 3-of-14 shots.








  • NCAA WOMENS BB
    FINAL 1ST 2ND TOTAL
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    RHODE ISLAND 13 32 45
    GEO WASHINGTON (13) 24 37 61 FINAL

    Jan 18 8:52 PM


  • NCAA WOMENS BB
    RHODE ISLAND 13
    GEO WASHINGTON (13) 24 HALFTIME

    Jan 18 7:50 PM