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Former Laurel resident Wilson brings energy off the bench at George Mason University

Former Laurel resident Wilson brings energy off the bench at George Mason University

AJ Wilson got a pass from a teammate and concluded the fast break with a thunderous dunk after he drove down the lane late in a men’s college basketball game for George Mason University.

The slam gave the Patriots an 11-point with 3:50 left in the game and the Patriots held on for a 69-65 victory at home on Nov. 17 against Southern, of the Southwestern Athletic Conference.

Wilson, from Laurel, once again came off the bench to provide energy for George Mason as it posted its first win of the season after three losses.

The red-shirt sophomore forward made four of five shots from the field and was 4-for-4 from the free-throw line.

He finished with 12 points, 11...

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