The Numbers Don’t Lie…UD Drops Series Opener To George Mason

Hard To Watch? Dayton's Connor Echols' mood reflects his frustration Friday as the Dayton Flyers' season woes continued. The Flyers lost to George Mason in game one of their weekend A-10 Conference series. Read more on the game in the latest Press Pros inside feature.

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