George Washington hangs on over Oregon State 87-79
Nemanja Mikic also had 19 points for the Colonials (4-5), who held the lead for the last 36 minutes of the game.
Jared Cunningham had 21 points and four rebounds for the Beavers (4-6), which have lost four of their last five.
George Washington, which has now won two straight after losing four in a row, held off numerous Oregon State runs in the second half.
The Colonials scored eight straight points in the first 1:01 after halftime. Consecutive 3-pointers by Mikic put George Washington ahead 45-36.
Aaron Ware later scored four straight to end a 7-0 Colonials run that made it 55-42. Oregon State answered with eight points in a row, four by Devon Collier.