Sherrod Wright scored 23 points Tuesday as host George Mason (10-7, 3-2 CAA) beat James Madison (9-9, 3-2) for the 19th time in their last 20 meetings, 68-57.
The Patriots scored their last 11 points on free throws. Rayshawn Goins led JMU with 14 points, but the Dukes were 0-of-8 from 3-point range in the second half. ...
DJ Woodmore had 15 points and 13 rebounds as Old Dominion Athletic Conference-leading Virginia Wesleyan (11-4, 7-0) beat visiting Eastern Mennonite 60-55.
William and Mary began its season under new coach Tyler Thomson with 6-1 home indoor dual-match victories over Richmond and Maryland Baltimore County at McCormack-Nagelsen Tennis Center.
W&M was led by its No. 3 nationally ranked doubles pair, Maria Belaya and Jeltje Loomans, which won 8-0 and 8-3.
Richmond has won the last four Atlantic 10 titles. UMBC was last season's America East tournament runner-up.
Virginia Tech climbed a spot to No. 9 in the national coaches poll after winning the Virginia Duals.
Virginia, which beat three opponents before losing to the Hokies in the championship match, climbed nine positions to No. 10.
Old Dominion, which placed eighth in the Duals' field of 16, fell out of the top 25.
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