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George Washington Colonials Basketball Tickets
George Washington (GW) University has a rich basketball history that actually predates the program joining the Atlantic 10 Conference in 1976. The Colonials have qualified for the NCAA Tournament 11 times, with the first coming in 1954 and their most recent coming in 2014. Their best March Madness performance came in 1993 when they made it to the Sweet Sixteen Round. They advanced to the Round of 32 in 1994 and 2006. Hall of Famers from George Washington University include Red Auerbach, Mike Hall and Pops Mensah-Bonsu. While the program hasn't won an Atlantic 10 tournament title since 2007, new coach Jamion Christian hopes to end that drought. This Colonial men’s basketball team plays in Washington, DC, at the Charles E. Smith Athletic Center. Grab your George Washington Colonials' basketball tickets at StubHub.
Where can I get tickets to a George Washington Colonials' basketball game?
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Who is the George Washington Colonials' head coach?
The 2018-2019 season was one of the worst for the George Washington Colonials' basketball program. At the end of the season, the university fired Maurice Joseph who was the current coach. Jamion Christian was hired six days later. This tenure is a homecoming for Christian who grew up near Richmond, Va., and graduated from Mount St. Mary’s in 2004. He also was the head men’s basketball coach of Siena College during the 2018-2019 season. Jamion Christian improved the record of the Siena Saints by nine games and ended the season with a 17 wins and 16 losses. You should look for an exciting style of basketball from George Washington Colonials this upcoming season.
How big is the Charles E. Smith Center?
The Charles E. Smith Center is a multipurpose arena located in Foggy Bottom on the George Washington University campus. The events held at the facility include basketball, water polo, swimming, gymnastics and volleyball. The arena has 5,000 seats, and it has a jumbotron. Charles E. Smith is the namesake for the arena. He was a university trustee and Chairman of the Committee on University Development.
Who are some notable players from George Washington Colonials' basketball?
Several players from the Colonials have played in the NBA. Corky Delvin played at George Washington and went on to play three seasons in the NBA. Gene Guarilia is another alumnus who won four championships in the NBA. Yuta Watanabe is currently in the NBA and attended George Washington University from 2014 to 2018. Tyler Cavanaugh also attended the university from 2015 to 2017 who played in the NBA for two seasons.
What is a George Washington Colonials' basketball game like?
George Washington University has die-hard fans, which makes for an exhilarating experience. The fans show up wearing school colors and team gear. The stadium is loud with the fans cheering on the players. Games get especially wild when they play George Mason University. These two programs have had a rivalry for years called the Revolutionary Rivalry. Both schools are named after founding fathers.
How is the tailgating scene at a George Washington Colonials' basketball game?
The university provides a parking area for fans who want to tailgate. You can bring food, cooking gear, TV and sound gear. Tailgating allows you to meet other fans of the team.Back to Top