- Jan 19, 2020
Dayton got rid of the sour taste in their mouth from the bad defeat they took on Tuesday night against Duquesne. The Flyers came out and beat the Patriots of George Mason by the same score as earlier this season, 74-65.
It was the Jalen Crutcher and Ibi Watson show on Friday night as the two seniors combined for 41 points and 10 assists. Elijah Weaver came off his worst game in a Flyer uniform to score 13 points, including 3-3 from the arc. Jordy Tshimanga had 13 rebounds for Dayton.
George Mason had 4 players score in double figures. Leading the way was Jordan Miller with 16 points, followed by Javon Greene with 14 of his own. AJ Wilson chipped in 9 rebounds for Mason.
It was a high scoring affair early on, with Dayton shooting 4-5 from three to begin the game. Mason would keep it close throughout the first half and only trailed by 5 at the break. Dayton would come into the second half and stretch the lead to double digits. That large of a lead would hold up throughout the...