Colonials Fans –This morning, the Atlantic 10 announced the home and away matchups for the 2012 men’s basketball conference season. FourA-10 teams who played in the 2011 postseason will come to the Charles E. Smith Center this winter.
The Colonials maintain last season’s home-and-home matchups, playing La Salle, Charlotte and Atlantic 10 Tournament Champion Richmond both in Foggy Bottom and on the road next season.
GW will host Xavier, who boasted the conference’s best record last season, and 2011 College Basketball Invitational teams Duquesne and Rhode Island. The Colonials’ home schedule is rounded out with games against Massachusetts and Saint Joseph’s traveling to the Smith Center.
Coach Lonergan will bring the Colonials on the road to play Dayton, Fordham, 2011 CBI participant Saint Louis, St. Bonaventure, and 2011 NCAA Tournament team Temple.
Dates and times have not yet been determined.The Colonials went 10-6 in conference play last season, and 2010 Atlantic 10 All-Rookie Team selection Lasan Kromah joins 2011 All A-10 Second Teamer Tony Taylor after missing last season due to injury.
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Wednesday, June 1, 2011
Conference schedule announced
Some news from the A-10, which has announced the 2011 conference schedule. Looks like the good guys are home against La Salle, Charlotte, Richmond, Xavier, Dayton, Rhody, UMass, and St. Joe's. Sounds pretty good to me. Your thoughts?