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MEN’S BASKETBALL | Georgetown comes up short in upset bid of Syracuse

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Georgetown comes up short in upset bid of Syracuse

Despite leading by 13 points at halftime, the Georgetown men’s basketball team could not hold onto its lead in a 72-71 loss to longtime rival Syracuse University. In front of a crowd of 24,082 at the Carrier Dome, the game was a tale of two halves: The Hoyas (7-2) were[Read More…]

by December 14, 2018 0 comments Sports - Top
Senior center Jessie Govan scored 26 points against Central Connecticut State University. Govan is averaging 19.9 points per game along with 7.3 rebounds, which both lead the Hoyas.
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MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Notch 3rd Straight Win, Edge Richmond

Backed by senior center Jessie Govan’s 29 points, the Georgetown men’s basketball team earned a 90-82 away win against Richmond on Wednesday. In Georgetown’s (6-1) third straight win, Govan added nine rebounds, two steals and was a perfect seven-for-seven from the free throw line in 36 minutes of play. Head[Read More…]

by November 30, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Freshman guard James Akinko led the Hoyas with 19 points and 7 assists against Illinois, following his 13 point, 7 assist performance versus Central Connecticut State.
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MEN’S BASKETBALL | Freshmen Shine in Defeat of Illinois

Following two nonconference matchups in Capital One Arena to open the season, the Georgetown men’s basketball team went on the road to face the University of Illinois in State Farm Center, narrowly defeating the Fighting Illini 88-80. In a tightly contested game where the lead changed hands several times, three[Read More…]

by November 16, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Freshman guard James Akinjo had 8 points and 7 assists while playing 26 minutes in his debut. 
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MEN’S BASKETBALL | New-Look Hoyas Cruise in Opener

The Georgetown men’s basketball team came out victorious against Maryland Eastern Shore in its home opener Nov. 6, defeating the Hawks 68-53 in Capital One Arena. The Hoyas (1-0) will look to win their early-season nonconference games by large margins, according to graduate student forward Trey Mourning, who started his[Read More…]

by November 9, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Sophomore attacker Michaela Bruno scored one goal and notched two assists in Georgetown's loss against Virginia Tech.

WOMEN’S LACROSSE | Georgetown Defeated by Virginia Tech in NCAA Tournament Debut

After a 12-5 regular season, the Georgetown women’s lacrosse team’s season came to an end Friday against Virginia Tech (14-6, 5-2 ACC). The Hoyas lost 13-10 in their NCAA tournament debut and struggled to keep up with the pace of the Hokies. In the first half, Georgetown got out to[Read More…]

by May 17, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Junior center Jessie Govan, far right, declared for the NBA draft last week without hiring an agent, making him eligible to play next season if he remains on the Hilltop. If Govan leaves, rising sophomore guard Jamorko Pickett will be the highest scoring player from last season remaining on the team. Pickett averaged 9.6 points per game last season.

COMMENTARY | Ewing Lands Pair of 4-Star Recruits as Govan, Derrickson Declare for NBA Draft

The past week has been a whirlwind for Georgetown men’s basketball. On April 9, the Hoyas lost All-Big East junior forward Marcus Derrickson unexpectedly, as he announced his intent to hire an agent for the NBA Draft, making him ineligible to continue his college career. Two days later, the team’s[Read More…]

by April 18, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
COMMENTARY | Ewing’s 1st Season Leaves More to Be Desired

COMMENTARY | Ewing’s 1st Season Leaves More to Be Desired

In Head Coach Patrick Ewing’s (CAS ’85) first season coaching the program that he led to its only national championship in 1984, the Hoyas did not rise to the spotlight brought upon them by their Hall of Fame coach. Though the Georgetown men’s basketball team improved to a 15-15 overall[Read More…]

by March 23, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
AMANDA VAN ORDEN
Freshman forward Jamorko Pickett scored a career high with 21 points in Georgetown’s 89-77 loss to Xavier last Wednesday.

MEN’S BASKETBALL | GU Falters Late, Falls to No. 4 Xavier

After a back-and-forth battle with No. 4 Xavier in the first half of Wednesday’s contest at Capital One Arena, the Georgetown men’s basketball team struggled to keep pace after the break, ultimately losing 89-77. Following two straight wins, Georgetown fell to 15-11 overall and 5-10 in Big East play. Head[Read More…]

by February 23, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
SHEEL PATEL FOR THE HOYA
Junior forward Marcus Derrickson's three-pointer with 3.9 seconds left proved to be the game-winner as Georgetown defeated Seton Hall 83-80 last Saturday at Capital One Arena.

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Derrickson’s Game-Winning 3-Pointer Lifts Hoyas Over Pirates

Junior forward Marcus Derrickson’s three-pointer with 4.5 seconds remaining led the Georgetown men’s basketball team to a last-second 83-80 win over Seton Hall on Saturday afternoon.  The win against the former No.13 Pirates came when it was most needed, as the Hoyas had lost their previous four games. “They’re all[Read More…]

by February 12, 2018 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top
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MEN’S BASKETBALL | Last-Minute Woe Costs GU in OT Loss to Xavier

Despite a four-point lead over No. 6 Xavier with 38 seconds left in regulation, the Georgetown men’s basketball team could not finish the upset, as it fell 96-91 in overtime Saturday night. The Hoyas (13-9, 3-9 Big East) are in eighth place in the Big East, 6½ games behind No.[Read More…]

by February 6, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top