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Women’s Basketball Falls to George Mason, 54-38
Tope Obajolu scored a team-high 11 points on 4-of-6 shooting.
The Retrievers never led, but remained within four points of the host Patriots for nearly the entire first half. A jumper by junior center Topé Obajolu (Randallstown, Md./Archbishop Carroll) tied it at 19-19 with 3:08 remaining in the period, but George Mason guard Brittany Eley put the hosts on top 22 seconds later with a jumper of her own, sparking a 10-0 Patriot run to end the half.
Obajolu and junior guard Michelle Kurowski (
The Patriots scored 14 of the first 18 points of the second period to take a 20-point lead, 43-23, at the 11:40 mark. But the first of three 3-pointers by junior forward Erin Brown (
But the Retrievers could get no closer, as they managed just two points the remainder of the game.
Obajolu was the only Retriever in double figures with 11 points. Amber Easter scored a game-high 16 points for George Mason.
The Retrievers return to action this weekend, when they travel to