George Washington @ Saint Joseph’s
Current Records: George Washington 4-8; Saint Joseph’s 7-5
What to Know
The Saint Joseph’s Hawks haven’t won a game against the George Washington Colonials since Dec. 30 of 2016, but they’ll be looking to end the drought on Sunday. Saint Joseph’s and George Washington will face off in an Atlantic 10 battle at 1 p.m. ET at Michael J. Hagan ’85 Arena. The Hawks are out to keep their three-game home win streak alive.
The Richmond Spiders typically have all the answers at home, but on Thursday Saint Joseph’s proved too difficult a challenge. Saint Joseph’s ended the year with a bang, routing Richmond 83-56. Saint Joseph’s’ success was the result of a balanced attack that saw several players step up, but forward Taylor Funk led the charge as he had 18 points along with seven boards.
Meanwhile, the Colonials beat the Radford Highlanders 67-58 two weeks ago. George Washington’s success was spearheaded by the efforts of guard James Bishop, who had 21 points, and forward Ricky Lindo Jr., who dropped a double-double on 14 rebounds and ten points in addition to three blocks.
Their wins bumped Saint Joseph’s to 7-5 and George Washington to 4-8. Watch the matchup and check back on CBS Sports to find out who keeps up the positive energy and who hits a stumbling block.
How To Watch
- When: Sunday at 1 p.m. ET
- Where: Michael J. Hagan ’85 Arena — Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
- Follow: CBS Sports App
Saint Joseph’s and George Washington both have three wins in their last six games.
- Jan 25, 2020 – George Washington 85 vs. Saint Joseph’s 69
- Jan 06, 2019 – George Washington 70 vs. Saint Joseph’s 56
- Dec 30, 2017 – George Washington 70 vs. Saint Joseph’s 62
- Dec 30, 2016 – Saint Joseph’s 68 vs. George Washington 63
- Mar 11, 2016 – Saint Joseph’s 86 vs. George Washington 80
- Feb 10, 2016 – Saint Joseph’s 84 vs. George Washington 66