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George Mason Patriots
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School Name: George Mason University
Location: Fairfax, VA
Arena: EagleBank Arena
Capacity: 10,000
Conference: Atlantic 10
Head coach: Dave Paulsen

The George Mason Patriots men's basketball team represents George Mason University (Mason) and competes in the Atlantic 10 Conference of NCAA Division I. The Patriots play at EagleBank Arena (formerly known as Patriot Center) in Fairfax, Virginia, on the George Mason campus. The team is currently coached by Dave Paulsen.

Coaches

Current Coaching Staff

All-Time Head Coaches

Coach Years Win-Loss Win % Conference
Titles
NCAA Tourn.
Appearances
NCAA Titles
Arnold Siegfried 1966-1967 6-12 .333 0 - -
Raymond Spuhler 1967-1970 11-60 .155 0 - -
John Linn 1970-1980 130-147 .469 0 - -
Joe Harrington 1980-1987 112-85 .569 0 - -
Rick Barnes 1987-1988 20-10 .667 0 - -
Ernie Nestor 1988-1993 68-81 .456 1 1 -
Paul Westhead 1993-1997 38-70 .352 0 - -
Jim Larranaga 1997-2011 207-130 .613 3 4 -
Paul Hewitt 2011-2015 66-67

Players

George Mason Men's Basketball Current Roster

GMU Men's Basketball
Current Roster
Head Coach: Jim Larranaga
F 33 Flag of the United States.png Louis Birdsong Junior 6'6", 235 lb (Baltimore, MD)
G 2 Flag of the United States.png Andre Cornelius Freshman 5'10", 170 lb (Charlotte, NC)
F 40 Flag of the United States.png Chris Fleming Senior 6'7", 240 lb (Manassas, VA)
F 3 Flag of the United States.png Kevin Foster Freshman 6'7", 205 lb (Lakeland, FL)
G 5 Flag of the United States.png Brian Henderson Freshman 6'3", 179 lb (Gaithersburg, MD)
G 20 Flag of the United States.png Cameron Long Sophomore 6'4", 177 lb (Woodbridge, VA)
F 41 Flag of Romania.png Vlad Moldoveanu Sophomore 6'10", 206 lb (Capital Heights, MD)
F 32 Flag of the United States.png Darryl Monroe Senior (RS) 6'7", 235 lb (Virginia Beach, VA)
F 22 Flag of the United States.png Michael Morrison Freshman 6'8", 200 lb (St. Peterburg, FL)
G 10 Flag of the United States.png Jimmy Nolan Freshman 6'0", 170 lb (Plantation, FL)
F 24 Flag of the United States.png Ryan Pearson Freshman 6'6", 200 lb (Queens, NY)
G 1 Flag of the United States.png Dre Smith Senior 6'0", 185 lb (Houston, TX)
G 25 Flag of the United States.png Isaiah Tate Sophomore 6'3", 200 lb (Upper Marlboro, MD)
G 23 Flag of the United States.png John Vaughan Senior (RS) 6'3", 185 lb (Laurel, MD)


Notable Player Accomplishments

CAA PLAYER OF THE YEAR

  • 1983 - Carlos Yates (Co-Player)
  • 1988 - Kenny Sanders
  • 1999 - George Evans
  • 2000 - George Evans
  • 2001 - George Evans

CAA ROOKIE OF THE YEAR

  • 1980 - Andy Bolden
  • 1982 - Carlos Yates
  • 1986 - Kenny Sanders
  • 1994 - Curtis McCants
  • 1995 - Nate Langley
  • 1998 - George Evans

ALL-CAA (ECAC South Conf., 1980-85)

  • 1980 - Andre Gaddy
  • 1982 - Carlos Yates
  • 1983 - Carlos Yates
  • 1984 - Carlos Yates, Ricky Wilson (basketball)
  • 1985 - Carlos Yates, Rob Rose (2nd), Ricky Wilson (2nd)
  • 1986 - Rob Rose, Ricky Wilson (2nd)
  • 1987 - Kenny Sanders
  • 1988 - Kenny Sanders, Amp Davos (2nd)
  • 1989 - Kenny Sanders
  • 1990 - Robert Dykes, Mike Hargett (2nd), Steve Smith (2nd)
  • 1991 - Robert Dykes, Byron Tucker (2nd)
  • 1995 - Nate Langley (2nd)
  • 1996 - Curtis McCants
  • 1997 - Nate Langley
  • 1998 - George Evans (2nd), Jason Miskiri (2nd)
  • 1999 - George Evans, Jason Miskiri
  • 2000 - George Evans, Erik Herring (2nd)
  • 2001 - George Evans, Erik Herring
  • 2002 - Jesse Young
  • 2003 - Mark Davis (2nd)
  • 2004 - Jai Lewis, Mark Davis (2nd)
  • 2005 - Jai Lewis (2nd), Lamar Butler (2nd), Tony Skinn (3rd)
  • 2006 - Jai Lewis, Tony Skinn (2nd)
  • 2007 - Will Thomas (2nd), Folarin Campbell (3rd)
  • 2008 - Will Thomas, Folarin Campbell (2nd)

Statistics

All-Time Leaders

Points

Rank Player Years Games PPG Avg. Total Points
1 Carlos Yates 1981-1985 109 22.2 2420
2 Kenny Sanders 1985-1989 107 20.3 2177
3 George Evans 1997-2001 116 16.8 1953
4 Robert Dykes 1987-1991 122 13.4 1642
5 Andre Gaddy 1977-1982 98 16.0 1568
6 Rob Rose 1982-1986 113 13.8 1565
7 Will Thomas 2004-2008 131 11.9 1564
8 Folarin Campbell 2004-2008 130 11.9 1545
9 Rudolph Jones 1971-1973 59 25.8 1525
10 Jai Lewis 2002-2006 125 12.2 1519

Rebounds

Rank Player Years Games Reb. Avg. Total Rebounds
1 Jim Nowers 1972-1976 112 9.4 1048
2 Kenny Sanders 1985-1989 107 9.6 1026
3 Will Thomas 2004-2008 131 7.6 993
4 George Evans 1997-2001 116 8.2 953
5 Robert Dykes 1987-1991 122 7.5 925
6 Andre Gaddy 1977-1982 98 9.3 916
7 Jai Lewis 2002-2006 125 7.2 895
8 Rob Rose 1982-1986 113 7.1 805
9 Herb Estes 1973-1976 80 9.2 734
10 Jesse Young 1999-2003 115 6.2 708

Assists

Rank Player Years Games Ast. Avg. Total Assists
1 Curtis McCants 1993-1996 81 7.3 598
2 Myron Contee 1974-1979 101 4.0 411
3 Ricky Wilson 1982-1986 116 3.4 405
4 Folarin Campbell 2004-2008 130 3.0 392
5 John Niehoff 1980-1984 108 3.0 331
6 Steve Smith 1986-1990 114 2.8 329
7 Mike Hargett 1988-1991 93 3.3 312
8 Tremaine Price 1997-2001 110 2.8 308
9 Raoul Heinen 2000-2004 109 2.7 290
10 Jamel Perkins 1989-1993 97 2.9 283

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