2018-19 Washington and Lee Men's Basketball News Releases

  • W&L Men's Basketball Closes Out Regular Season with 74-69 Victory at Guilford
    February 16, 2019
    The Washington and Lee men’s basketball team used a 12-0 run over the final six minutes of the first half to secure a 74-69 victory at Guilford on Saturday in the regular season finale for both teams.
  • Big Second Half Leads Generals to 93-66 Win at Randolph
    February 13, 2019
    The Washington and Lee men’s basketball team outscored Randolph, 55-28, in the second half en route to a 93-66 victory at the RAD Center on Wednesday evening. 
  • Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week Devin Kearns (2-12)
    February 12, 2019
    Senior guard Devin Kearns averaged 18.0 points, 5.0 rebounds and 5.0 assists in two men's basketball victories last week to earn Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week honors.
  • Kearns & McMillan Combine for 41 Points in 97-85 Win Over Panthers
    February 09, 2019
    Senior guard Devin Kearns (Cibolo, Texas/Samuel Clemens) and senior forward Roy McMillan (Raleigh, N.C./Broughton) combined for 41 points and 10 assists in leading the Washington and Lee men’s basketball team to a 97-85 victory over Ferrum on Saturday at the Duchossois Tennis Center.
  • Brueggeman Scores 28 in 94-66 Victory Over EMU
    February 06, 2019
    Washington and Lee sophomore guard William Brueggeman (Houston, Texas/Strake Jesuit College Prep) scored 28 points on 10-of-14 shooting, and the Generals set a new single-season program record for blocks in a 94-66 victory over Eastern Mennonite on Wednesday at the Duchossois Tennis Center.
  • Generals' Defense Stymies Marlins in 75-59 Victory
    February 02, 2019
    The Washington and Lee men’s basketball team held Virginia Wesleyan to 33.8 percent shooting from the field and forced 19 Marlins’ turnovers en route to a 75-59 victory on Saturday at the Duchossois Tennis Center.
  • W&L Men's Basketball Upended by Bridgewater, 94-84
    January 30, 2019
    The Washington and Lee men’s basketball team committed a season-high 27 turnovers in a 94-84 loss at Bridgewater on Wednesday evening at Nininger Hall.
  • W&L Men's Basketball Falls at Emory & Henry, 73-71
    January 26, 2019
    Junior guard Daniel Spencer drained two free throws with 28 seconds left in the game, and senior forward Roy McMillan (Raleigh, N.C./Broughton) missed a potential game-tying layup with two seconds on the clock, as Emory & Henry defeated the Washington and Lee men’s basketball team, 73-71, on Saturday at the King Center.
  • Big First Half Carries Generals to 96-81 Victory over Shenandoah
    January 23, 2019
    The Washington and Lee men’s basketball team tied a season-high with 26 assists and had 55 points in the first half en route to a 96-81 victory over Shenandoah on Wednesday at the Duchossois Tennis Center.
  • W&L Men's Basketball Edged by No. 17 Lynchburg, 82-79
    January 17, 2019
    The Washington and Lee men’s basketball team nearly overcame a 15-point second-half deficit, missing the potential game-tying three-pointer with 4.6 seconds left in the contest, but fell just short in an 82-79 loss to 17th-ranked Lynchburg on Thursday at the Duchossois Tennis Center.
  • W&L Men's Basketball Uses 20-0 Run to Down H-SC, 91-65
    January 12, 2019
    The Washington and Lee men's basketball team used a 20-0 run over the final three minutes of the opening half and the first three minutes of the second on its way to a 91-65 win at Hampden-Sydney on Saturday.
  • W&L Men's Basketball Game at Hampden-Sydney Moved to 12:00 pm
    January 10, 2019
    Due to the predicted forecast of snow across Virginia this weekend, the Washington and Lee men’s basketball game at Hampden-Sydney has been moved to 12:00 pm.
  • McMillan Nets 1,000th Career Point; Generals Top EMU, 75-63
    January 09, 2019
    Senior forward Roy McMillan (Raleigh, N.C./Broughton) scored his 1,000th career point, and the Washington and Lee men’s basketball team used an 18-8 edge in second-chance points to earn a 75-63 victory at Eastern Mennonite on Wednesday night.
  • Numerous W&L Students Earn Fall Term Scholar-Athlete Awards
    January 08, 2019
    Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that 246 students earned Scholar-Athlete awards during the recently completed fall term.
  • Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week Roy McMillan (1-8)
    January 08, 2019
    Senior forward Roy McMillan of the men's basketball team averaged 20.3 points, 10.2 rebounds and 2.0 assists per game, as the Generals went 5-1 over break, to earn Generalssports.com Athlete of the Week accolades.
  • W&L Men's Basketball Cruises Past E&H, 91-77
    January 05, 2019
    The Washington and Lee men’s basketball team had five players in double figures en route to a 91-77 victory over Emory & Henry on Saturday at the Duchossois Tennis Center.
  • W&L Men's Basketball Fends Off Roanoke, 71-67
    January 02, 2019
    The Washington and Lee men’s basketball team led by 18 points late in the second half, and then fended off a 16-1 run by Roanoke to defeat the Maroons, 71-67, on Wednesday at the Duchossois Tennis Center.
  • McMillan Named ODAC Men's Basketball Player of the Week
    December 31, 2018
    The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its Athletes of the Week on Monday for the two-week span from December 17 through December 30, and Washington and Lee senior forward Roy McMillan (Raleigh, N.C./Broughton) was named the Men’s Basketball Player of the Week.
  • W&L Men's Basketball Runs Past Cabrini, 95-66
    December 29, 2018
    Senior guard Devin Kearns (Cibolo, Texas / Samuel Clemens) and sophomore guard William Brueggeman (Houston, Texas / Strake Jesuit) shot a combined 12-16 from the floor in the first half to lead the Washington and Lee men’s basketball team to a 95-66 victory over Cabrini in the consolation game of the W&L Tournament on Saturday at the Duchossois Tennis Center.
  • Generals Men's Basketball Falls to Centre in W&L Tournament, 93-85
    December 28, 2018
    The Washington and Lee men's basketball team overcame an 18-point deficit to pull even in the second half, but could never get over the hump in falling to Centre by a score of 93-85 in the opening game of the W&L Tournament on Friday at the Duchossois Tennis Center.
  • W&L Men's Basketball Defeats Brockport, 75-66
    December 17, 2018
    The Washington and Lee men’s basketball team used a 19-0 run in the first half and a 19-12 spurt over the final seven minutes of the second to defeat The College at Brockport, 75-66, on Monday to claim the second annual Mauro Panaggio Tournament at the DME Sports Academy.
  • Second-Half Run Propels Generals Past Nazareth, 94-68
    December 16, 2018
    The Washington and Lee men’s basketball team shot 52.9 percent from the floor, and senior forward Roy McMillan (Raleigh, N.C./Broughton) notched a game-high 23 points, as the Generals defeated Nazareth on Sunday, 94-68, on day one of the Mauro Panaggio Tournament at the DME Sports Academy in Dayton Beach, Fla.
  • Barrage of Triples Lead Generals to 87-70 Win Over Bridgewater
    December 05, 2018
    First-year guard Mark Lamendola (Pittsburgh, Pa./Mount Lebanon) registered a season-high 18 points off the bench, and the Washington and Lee men’s basketball team rallied from a 12-point deficit in the first half to defeat Bridgewater, 87-70, on Wednesday at the Duchossois Tennis Center.
  • Generals Fall to Marlins, 87-77; Kearns Records Career-Best 28 Points
    December 01, 2018
    Senior guard Devin Kearns (Cibolo, Texas/Samuel Clemens) notched a career-high 28 points, but the Washington and Lee men’s basketball team’s second-half rally fell short in an 87-77 loss at Virginia Wesleyan on Saturday.
  • Washington and Lee Currently Second in ODAC Commissioner's Cup Fall Standings
    November 29, 2018
    The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its fall standings for the 2018-19 ODAC Commissioner’s Cups and Washington and Lee currently ranks second in the race for the men's, women's and overall cups.
  • W&L Men's Basketball Succumbs to No. 17 Randolph-Macon, 84-76
    November 28, 2018
    The 17th-ranked Randolph-Macon men’s basketball team limited Washington and Lee to just four points over a 12:06 stretch of the second half to pull away for an 84-76 win over the Generals on Wednesday evening at Crenshaw Gym.
  • Brueggeman's Career-High 29 Points Lead Generals to 94-78 Win Over UMW
    November 26, 2018
    Sophomore guard William Brueggeman (Houston, Texas/Strake Jesuit College Prep) totaled a career-high 29 points, including a perfect 7-of-7 from the field in the opening half, to lead the Washington and Lee men’s basketball team to a 94-78 victory over Mary Washington on Monday at the Duchossois Tennis Center.
  • W&L Men's Basketball Tops Southern Virginia, 85-60
    November 20, 2018
    The Washington and Lee men’s basketball had four players score in double figures en route to an 85-60 victory at Southern Virginia on Tuesday.
  • Generals' Rally Comes Up Short in 88-73 Loss to Drew
    November 17, 2018
    The Washington and Lee men’s basketball team trimmed a 26-point first-half deficit to six late in the second, but the team’s rally ultimately came up short in an 88-73 loss to Drew on Saturday in the championship game of the Rose City Classic at New Jersey City University.
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