WASHINGTON (AP) — Yuta Watanabe scored a career-high 31 points and George Washington beat Fordham 72-56 on Wednesday night.
Watanabe was 11 of 17 from the field and hit all seven of his free throws for the Colonials (14-16, 7-10 Atlantic 10 Conference). Patrick Steeves added 12 points and Bo Zeigler had 10 points and eight rebounds.
George Washington shot 50 percent from the field compared to 34 percent for Fordham and had a 41-32 rebounding edge.
Johnson scores 23, La Salle defeats Fordham 73-60
NEW YORK (AP) — B.J. Johnson scored 23 points, surpassing 1,000 for his two-year career at La Salle, and Tony Washington had a double-double, leading La Salle to a 73-60 win over Fordham on Saturday.
Washington had 14 points and 11 rebounds for the Explorers (12-18, 6-10 Atlantic 10), who were coming off an overtime loss to No. 18 Rhode Island last Saturday. Amar Stukes added 16 points and Pookie Powell 14.
La Salle scored 11 straight points late in the first half and led 40-19 at the break.
Fordham erases 17-point gap, beats George Mason 67-66
NEW YORK (AP) — Prokop Slanina scored 17 points, Ivan Raut added 16 and Fordham overcame a 17-point deficit to beat George Mason 67-66 on Wednesday night.
Joseph Chartouny's jumper with 2:37 left capped Fordham's scoring and made it 67-62. George Mason scored a pair of baskets in the final two minutes but missed two attempts to go ahead in the final 14 seconds.
Hot-shooting carries Fordham past Massachusetts, 82-69
NEW YORK (AP) — Prokop Slanina scored 19 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as Fordham bounced back from a home-court loss to Rhode Island by knocking off Massachusetts for the fourth straight time, 82-69 in an Atlantic 10 Conference contest Saturday afternoon.
The Rams shot 56- percent from the field in the game, including 12 of 25 from distance, and five of their six players scored in double figures to complete their season sweep of the Minutemen.
Fordham beats Florida A&M 79-69 behind Evans, Tavares
NEW YORK (AP) — Tre Evans scored 20 points with three 3-pointers and four assists, Will Tavares added 19 points with seven rebounds, and Fordham never trailed in beating Florida A&M 79-69 on Thursday night for the Rattlers' tenth straight loss.
Fordham starts fast, beats St. Francis (BKN) 76-68
NEW YORK (AP) — Will Tavares had 21 points, Joseph Chartouny added 19 and Prokop Slanina dropped in 18 as Fordham jumped out to an early lead and then held off St. Francis (Brooklyn) for a 76-68 win on Saturday afternoon.
Tavares had nine points in the first period with Chartouny and Slanina posting eight apiece as the Rams took a 35-25 halftime advantage.
Fordham pulls away from Maine in 67-66 OT victory
NEW YORK (AP) — Joseph Chartouny scored 21 points and had tied his career high with 11 rebounds and Fordham beat Maine 67-66 in overtime on Saturday.
Prokop Slanina and Will Tavares each added 15 points for Fordham (3-4) now winners of two of its last three. Maine (1-7) has lost two straight.
Raut, Slanina have career games, Fordham tops LIU Brooklyn
NEW YORK (AP) — Ivan Raut scored 21 points, Prokop Slanina had 19 and 11 rebounds and Fordham defeated LIU Brooklyn 81-68 on Monday night.
Raut, a 6-foot-7 freshman guard from Montenegro, was 7 of 9 from 3-point range for his career-high output. Slanina also had career-best numbers. Joseph Chartouny added 15 points and Will Tavares 13 for the Rams (1-1).
Fordham beats Saint Peter’s 63-41 in Johnny Bach Classic
NEW YORK (AP) — Joseph Chartouny scored 14 points, Javontae Hawkins added 11 and Fordham beat Saint Peter's 63-41 on Saturday night in the Johnny Bach Classic.
Chartouny also had four steals as Fordham forced 26 turnovers.
The Rams had a 33-20 lead at halftime and started the second half on an 8-0 run — with six combined points from Chartouny and Hawkins — for a 41-20 lead. Fordham built a 33-point lead after Prokop Slanina hit a 3-pointer with 9:20 left.