George Mason to host Shenandoah in exhibition game

We haven’t seen George Mason host an exhibition game since the 2012-2013 season. But this year they have one scheduled against Shenandoah University on November 8 at 7 pm. Shenandoah is a division III program and will serve as a tune-up game before the season kicks off against Cornell that following Friday. It will be a great chance for us to see the new team in real action and for the new players to accustomed to home games at the Patriot Center.

George Mason’s game schedule in Spain

The Patriots have arrived in Spain and will be playing some friendly matches with local clubs there. By the way, they aren’t the only college team there. Below is their tentative game schedule for the trip:

August 14th – in Gandia –  vs. Units pel Basquet Gandia

August 16th – in Castelldefels, Barcelona area vs. CB Castelldefels

August 17th – in Castelldefels, Barcelona area  vs. Tolougest Basket

August 19th – in Banyoles, Costa Brava  vs. CB Quart

Puerto Rico Tip-off Bracket Revealed

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The Puerto Rico Tip-off tournament, which George Mason will be playing in this November has revealed their bracket today. The Patriots will square off against West Virginia in the first round and seem to be in the easier part of the bracket with UConn, Dayton, and Texas A&M on the other side. Yes, a championship game against UConn would be awesome.

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Schedule Update

Yesterday we got word that George Mason will be traveling to Wright State next season as part of a new home and home series added to their non-conference schedule. Only one more non-conference game is left to be added to the 2014-15 schedule. Here is the current rundown:

Non-conference:

Home: Cornell, Iona, Princeton, ODU, Manhattan

Away: Northern Iowa, Oklahoma, Wright State

Neutral: Puerto Rico Tip-off tournament (November 20-23, 2014)

Atlantic 10:

Home:

Fordham, La Salle, UMass, URI, Davidson, GW, Richmond, Saint Louis, VCU

Away:

Dayton, Duquesne, St. Bonaventure, Saint Joes, Davidson, GW, Richmond, Saint Louis, VCU

 

Atlantic 10 announces 2014-15 home and away pairings

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The Atlantic 10 is having their annual meetings now and just announced the home and away pairings for the 2014-15 men’s basketball season. Here are George Mason’s pairings, home-and-home series are in bold:

Home:

Fordham, La Salle, UMass, URI, Davidson, GW, Richmond, Saint Louis, VCU

Away:

Dayton, Duquesne, St. Bonaventure, Saint Joes, Davidson, GW, Richmond, Saint Louis, VCU

Schedule Update

So far here is the current non-conference opponents for George Mason in 2014-15:

Home: Iona, Princeton, ODU, Manhattan

Away: Northern Iowa, Oklahoma

Neutral: Puerto Rico Tip-off tournament (November 20-23, 2014)

The staff is looking to add two more home games and start one more series on the road. Also they will not be in the BB&T Classic next season.