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

  • 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.
  • W&L Men's Basketball Downs Dickinson, 82-72
    November 16, 2018
    Senior guard Devin Kearns (Cibolo, Texas/Samuel Clemens) had 19 points and six assists to lead the Washington and Lee men’s basketball team to an 82-72 win over Dickinson at the Rose City Classic on Friday at the College of Saint Elizabeth.
  • McMillan Carries Generals to 85-75 win at William Peace
    November 11, 2018
    Playing in his hometown, senior forward Roy McMillan (Raleigh, N.C./Broughton) totaled 33 points and 11 rebounds to lead the Washington and Lee men’s basketball team to a season-opening, 85-75, win at William Peace on Sunday at the Hermann Athletic Center.
  • 2018-19 W&L Men's Basketball Season Preview
    November 06, 2018
    The Washington and Lee men's basketball team opens the 2018-19 season on Sunday, November 11 at William Peace. Recently, Head Coach Chris McHugh, along with senior guards Devin Kearns and Alex Starr and senior forward Roy McMillan previewed the upcoming season.
  • W&L Men's Basketball Picked Sixth in ODAC Preseason Poll
    November 01, 2018
    The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2018-19 men’s basketball preseason coaches’ poll on Thursday, and Washington and Lee was selected to finish sixth out of 13 schools with 94 points.
  • W&L Names Matt Williams Assistant Men's Basketball Coach
    October 08, 2018
    Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced the appointment of Matt Williams as assistant men’s basketball coach effective October 5.
  • Volleyball & Basketball Home Contests to be Played in Duchossois Tennis Center
    September 06, 2018
    The Washington and Lee volleyball team plays its first home matches of the 2018 season this Friday and Saturday. Due to the restoration of Doremus Gymnasium and the reconstruction of the former Warner Center into the Richard L. Duchossois Athletic and Recreation Center, the volleyball team, as well as the men’s and women’s basketball teams, will host all of their home contests for two seasons at the Duchossois Tennis Center.
  • W&L Hires Hayli Yetter as Director of the Fitness Center and Head Coach of Strength and Conditioning
    September 06, 2018
    Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced the hiring of Hayli Yetter as director of the fitness center and head coach of strength and conditioning. She will also serve as assistant professor of physical education. Yetter began her new appointment on September 4.
  • Zac White ’10 Wins Two Titles in Australian Professional Leagues
    August 24, 2018
    Former Washington and Lee men’s basketball standout Zac White ’10 recently was a member of two Australian professional teams that won their league championships.
  • W&L places numerous student-athletes on ODAC Sportsmanship Teams
    August 10, 2018
    The Old Dominion Athletic Conference has released its 2017-18 season sportsmanship teams and several Washington and Lee student-athletes were among those honored.
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