FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) Justyn Fernandez had 18 points and George Mason beat UMass 70-59 on Wednesday night.
Fernandez added five rebounds for the Patriots (13-10, 5-5 Atlantic 10 Conference). Josh Oduro added 15 points while shooting 6 of 9 from the field and 3 for 3 from the line, and he also had nine rebounds. Victor Bailey Jr. was 3 of 7 shooting (3 for 6 from distance) to finish with 11 points.
T.J. Weeks led the Minutemen (13-9, 4-6) in scoring, finishing with 18 points. Wildens Leveque added 12 points and three steals for UMass. In addition, Keon Thompson had 10 points.