Dayton shows GW door in A-10 tourney
DAYTON, OHIO | Devin Oliver scored a season-high 19 points, and Dayton defeated George Washington for the second time in four days, taking a 67-50 win in the first round of the Atlantic 10 Conference tournament.
The sixth-seeded Flyers (20-11), who posted their fifth straight 20-win season, will face third-seeded Xavier in Friday’s quarterfinals in Atlantic City, N.J.
The Colonials closed to 48-43 with 7:05 remaining but couldn’t catch the Flyers, who surged to a 31-17 lead at halftime.
David Pellom led George Washington