Saturday college hoops in the DMV: GMU on CSN

Saturday college hoops in the DMV: GMU on CSN
January 11, 2013, 11:30 pm
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Taking a look at all the upcoming area men's college basketball action on Saturday...

*George Mason (9-6, 2-1 CAA), aiming for its third straight win, plays at skidding UNC Wilmington (5-10, 0-3), losers of four straight. The Patriots' bench, led by freshman Patrick Holloway's 15 points, scored a staggering 58 in Thursday's 71-46 romp over Old Dominion. The game tips at 2 p.m. on Comcast SportsNet following the day's first CAA matchup between visiting Delaware at Georgia State. Capping the tripleheader coverage at 4, Boston College at Wake Forest

*No. 19 Georgetown (10-3, 0-2 Big East) and its scuffling offense plays against St. John's at Madison Square Garden, hoping to avoid its first 0-3 start in conference play since the 1999-2000 season. 11 a.m. tip, really?

*George Washington (7-7, 1-1 Atlantic 10) takes its freshman-heavy starting lineup north to face Xavier (8-6, 1-0). Mike Lonergan started four freshman in the Colonials conference opener on Wednesday and came away with a dominating 19-point win over St. Bonaventure.

*Other games on the docket include Virginia playing at Clemson and Virginia Tech traveling for a matchup against Georgia Tech... William & Mary hopes to end its current four-game losing streak at Hofstra... American opens Patriot League play Colgate while Navy does the same at Lafayette...Coming off a win, Howard hosts Hampton...