2011–12 George Washington Colonials men's basketball team

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2011–12 Atlantic 10 men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
Temple 13 3   .813     24 8   .750
Saint Louis 12 4   .750     26 8   .765
Xavier 10 6   .625     23 13   .639
St. Bonaventure 10 6   .625     20 12   .625
UMass 9 7   .563     26 11   .703
La Salle 9 7   .563     21 13   .618
Dayton 9 7   .563     20 13   .606
Saint Joseph's 9 7   .563     20 14   .588
Duquesne 7 9   .438     16 15   .516
Richmond 7 9   .438     16 16   .500
Charlotte 5 11   .313     13 17   .433
George Washington 5 11   .313     10 21   .323
Rhode Island 4 12   .250     7 24   .226
Fordham 3 13   .188     10 19   .345
2012 Atlantic 10 Tournament winner
As of March 13, 2012; Rankings from AP Poll

The 2011–12 George Washington Colonials men's basketball marked the first team to be coached by Mike Lonergan. Highlights of the season included a 64–48 win over the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Hawks in the season opener, marking the first victory for Lonergan as the coach at GW.[1] After a 4–1 start the team struggled mightily, finishing 10–21 and 5–11 in the Atlantic 10 conference.[2] The season ended with a first round loss to the Dayton Flyers, by a score of 67–50, in the first round of the 2012 Atlantic 10 Men's Basketball Tournament.

Roster[edit]

2011–12 George Washington Colonials Men's Basketball Team[3]

NO NAME HT WT POS Year/Class Hometown/High School/Last College

00 Dwayne Smith 6–6 227 F JR Toronto, ONT/Bridgton Academy (ME)

3 Tony Taylor 6–1 192 G SR Sleepy Hollow, NY/Archbishop Stepinac

4 Roy Ghantous 6–0 173 G JR Walpole, MA/Dexter

5 Bryan Bynes 6–3 173 G JR Ft. Lauderdale, FL/Boyd Anderson

10 Michael Conward 6–3 193 G SR Miami, FL/Coral Gables

11 Dan Guest 6–2 212 G SO West Hartford, CT/The Master's School

12 David Pellom 6–8 220 F JR Wilmington, NC/New Hanover

13 Jabari Edwards 6–10 223 F GS Brooklyn, NY/St. Benedict's

14 Malik Tonkins 5–5 140 G FR Dunkirk, MD/Northern

15 Aaron Ware 6–5 208 G/F SR Los Angeles, CA/Bishop Montgomery

20 Lasan Kromah 6–5 202 G JR Greenbelt, MD/Eleanor Roosevelt

24 Jonathan Davis 6–7 215 F FR Simi Valley, CA/Simi Valley

30 Nemanja Mikic 6–8 227 F SO Novi Sad, Serbia/United Faith Christian (NC)

32 Isaiah Armwood 6–9 192 F JR Baltimore, MD/Montrose Christian School/Villanova

34 John Kopriva 6–8 207 F FR Milwaukee, WI/Marquette Univ. H.S.

Coaching/Support Staff

Mike Lonergan – Head Coach

Hajj Turner – Associate Head Coach

Pete Strickland – Assistant Coach

Kevin Sutton – Assistant Coach

Ben Kenyon – Asst. Athletic Director for Strength & Conditioning

Matt Lisiewski – Director of Basketball Operations

Maurice Joseph – Assistant Director of Basketball Operations

References[edit]

  1. ^ "GW Men's Hoops Tops UMES, 64–48, In Coach Mike Lonergan's Debut". gwsports.com. Retrieved November 12, 2012. 
  2. ^ "George Washington Season Statistics". gwsports.com. Retrieved November 12, 2012. 
  3. ^ "2011–12 GW Men's Basketball Roster". gwsports.com. Retrieved November 12, 2012.