The George Mason Patriots were hoping to extend their six-game winning streak to seven heading to face the Delaware Blue Hens. Unfortunately for George Mason, the team got off to a rough start trailing the Blue Hens 32-24 at halftime. Despite a rally in the final minute of the game, George Mason just couldn't muster enough offense in the second half of the game to come back to lose 65-60.
Ryan Pearson led the way for George Mason picking up 25 points with 8 rebounds, but outside of Pearson George Mason couldn't get much offense going. Sherrod Wright added 12 points off the bench while Mike Morrison also added 11 points. For Delaware, Kyle Anderson was able to put up 21 points and 4 rebounds. Devon Saddler and Jamelle Hagins both picked up 13 points for Delaware, while Hagins added 9 rebounds with Saddler picking up 7.
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