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Men’s Basketball | DC Hosts Seton Hall, Senior Day

Men’s Basketball | DC Hosts Seton Hall, Senior Day

Locked in a three-way tie for second place in the Big East, the Georgetown men’s basketball team’s (19-9, 11-6 Big East) last regular season game against Seton Hall (16-13, 6-11 Big East) tomorrow at noon carries huge implications for Big East tournament seeding. Seton Hall has lost seven of its[Read More…]

by March 6, 2015 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top, Uncategorized
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Junior guard D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera tied his season-high with 29 points in Georgetown’s loss to St. John’s at Madison Square Garden.

Men’s Basketball | Seeding at Stake in Bulldog Battle

In November, when the Georgetown men’s basketball team (18-9, 10-6 Big East) and Butler (21-8, 10-5 Big East) squared off at the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament in the Bahamas, Butler came out on top 64-58. When they faced off during conference play at Verizon Center in January, freshman forward Isaac[Read More…]

by March 3, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Uncategorized
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Junior guard D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera scored 25 points in the Hoyas’ Jan. 13 victory over DePaul. Smith-Rivera leads the Hoyas with 15.4 points per game.

Men’s Basketball | Hoyas to Host DePaul In Big East Rematch

As we near the end of the regular season, the Georgetown men’s basketball team (17-8, 9-5 Big East) is preparing to face DePaul (12-15, 6-8 Big East) in the first of its four remaining Big East conference games. The Hoyas will host the Blue Demons at Verizon Center on Saturday[Read More…]

by February 20, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Junior guard D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera led all scorers with 21 points in Georgetown's loss to Providence on Wednesday night. Smith Rivera was 6-of-14 of the field and 5-of-10 from the three-point line.

Men’s Basketball | GU Squanders 13-Point Lead in 74-71 Loss to Providence

With 11.8 seconds left on the clock and the Hoyas trailing Providence by one point, freshman forward L.J. Peak looked to inbound the ball to fellow freshman forward Isaac Copeland. The Hoyas had just broken from a timeout and Head Coach John Thompson III was still clutching a whiteboard on[Read More…]

by February 5, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Senior center Joshua Smith leads the Hoyas in rebounds with 6.7 per game. He was named to the Big East Weekly Honor Roll on Monday for his performances against Marquette and Providence.

Men’s Basketball | GU Braces for DePaul Offense

After a painful overtime loss to Providence on Saturday, Georgetown’s men’s basketball team (10-5, 2-2 Big East) will travel to Chicago to face DePaul (9-8, 3-1 Big East) on Tuesday night. DePaul finds itself atop the conference, tied with Villanova (15-1, 3-1 Big East), Providence (13-4, 3-1 Big East) and[Read More…]

by January 13, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Senior forward Mikael Hopkins may see some playing time at the center position when the team travels to Providence this Saturday.

Men’s Basketball | Friars Pose Tough Road Test for GU

In its fourth Big East conference game of the season, Georgetown (10-4, 2-1 Big East) has the opportunity to break out of the five-way tie for second place in the league when it faces Providence (12-4, 2-1 Big East) in Rhode Island on Saturday. The Hoyas’ biggest challenge is the[Read More…]

by January 9, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Freshman forward L.J. Peak scored 12 points against Marquette. Peak is averaging 10.1 points per game this season.

Men’s Basketball | Clutch Free Throw Shooting Wards Off Marquette Comeback

Georgetown’s Big East matchup against Marquette on Tuesday night was a comfortable, bland affair — until it suddenly wasn’t. The Hoyas (10-4, 2-1 Big East) led all night, by as much as 11 points, but sloppy passing and missed threes allowed the Golden Eagles (9-6, 1-2 Big East) to crawl[Read More…]

by January 7, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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(From left) Freshman guard L.J. Peak, junior guard D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera, senior center Joshua Smith, freshman forward Isaac Copeland and freshman forward Paul White will all look to lead the Hoyas at home against Radford.

Men’s Basketball | Hoyas Prepare for Radford, Reflect on ‘I Can’t Breathe’ T-Shirts

After the Georgetown men’s basketball team (5-3) lost the closely contested game to No. 10 Kansas (7-1), 75-70, on Wednesday evening, the Blue and Gray will look to improve their record when they face Radford (5-3) tomorrow. The matchup between the Hoyas and the Highlanders is Georgetown’s third game in[Read More…]

by December 12, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Georgetown Is the First College Team to Wear ‘I Can’t Breathe’ T-shirts

Georgetown Is the First College Team to Wear ‘I Can’t Breathe’ T-shirts

The Georgetown men’s basketball team became the first collegiate basketball team to wear “I Can’t Breathe” T-Shirts, prior to its 75-50 loss against No. 10 Kansas on Wednesday. The phrase, uttered by Eric Garner as he was choked to death by police officers in Staten Island, N.Y., in July has[Read More…]

by December 11, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Junior guard D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera led the Hoyas against Towson, scoring 16 points in the contest. Smith-Rivera is averaging a team-high 14 points this season.

Men’s Basketball | Hoyas’ Superior Shooting Downs Tigers

In a regional showdown, Georgetown’s men’s basketball team (5-2) had five players score in the double digits, lifting it to a 78-46 victory over Towson (7-2) on Sunday at Verizon Center. Towson made only five of its 21 field goal attempts in the first half and finished with a 41[Read More…]

by December 9, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top