Articles by: Ryan McCoy

MCCOY | New Orleans Revival Led by Rookie Saints

MCCOY | New Orleans Revival Led by Rookie Saints

Before the 2017 season, the New Orleans Saints were perceived as a fading team. After winning the franchise’s only Super Bowl in 2010, the Saints kept two key ingredients: quarterback Drew Brees and Head Coach Sean Payton. Together, Brees and Payton formed a prolific offense, consistently one of the league’s[Read More…]

by November 16, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports Columns
MCCOY | In Defense of the Cleveland Browns

MCCOY | In Defense of the Cleveland Browns

As another slate of NFL games took place this Sunday, one statistic was heavily discussed on social media: Carson Wentz and Deshaun Watson, two quarterbacks that the Cleveland Browns had traded to the Philadelphia Eagles and the Houston Texans respectively, were tied for the league lead in passing touchdowns with[Read More…]

by November 1, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports Columns
MCCOY | Rejuvenated Peterson May Save Arizona

MCCOY | Rejuvenated Peterson May Save Arizona

When the Arizona Cardinals sent a conditional sixth-round pick to the New Orleans Saints last week in exchange for Adrian Peterson, reactions around the NFL were measured. Though Peterson is one of the best running backs of all time, age seems to have caught up with him this year. He[Read More…]

by October 19, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns
MCCOY | Buffalo’s Cultural Revolution

MCCOY | Buffalo’s Cultural Revolution

When the NFL season kicked off four weeks ago, few predicted that the Buffalo Bills would be leading the AFC East in October. The Bills, who have a storied history and a passionate fanbase, have struggled to compete in the AFC East in recent years. In fact, they have not[Read More…]

by October 5, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns

MCCOY | Luka Dončić Shows NBA Future

Next year’s NBA Draft already has front office executives around the league drooling in anticipation of some fantastic prospects. An already excellent group of college freshmen, including Michael Porter Jr., Deandre Ayton and Mohamed Bamba, was supplemented with Marvin Bagley after he successfully graduated high school early and classified into[Read More…]

by September 19, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns
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Fall Sports Preview | Women’s Golf: Added Talent Bolsters Big East Chances

After a furious rally at the Big East tournament that came up just short last season, the women’s golf team is back in action and aiming for the crown this time. The Hoyas finished as runners-up this spring, and for Head Coach Katie Brophy, there is no question that they[Read More…]

by September 9, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Volleyball | Florida Tournament Awaits

Georgetown Volleyball (1-2) is preparing for its first road trip of the season after losing two games at the D.C. Challenge last weekend and will fly south to participate in the Stetson/University of South Florida Invitational this weekend. The Hoyas begin with two matches Friday against Florida Atlantic and Western[Read More…]

by September 2, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Sophomore Sam Madsen took 29th individually at the NCAA regional golf tournament in Nashville, Tenn.

Men’s Golf | Hoyas Exceed Expectations

The Georgetown men’s golf team finished its season at the NCAA regionals in Nashville, Tenn., this week. Despite a solid showing on its second and third days, Georgetown finished 12th, outside the top five spots necessary to advance, and will head home at the tournament’s conclusion. The Hoyas finished with[Read More…]

by May 20, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Baseball | GU Closes Weekend With Walk-Off Win

The Georgetown baseball team (1-2) travelled to North Carolina this weekend to participate in the season-opening Wake Forest Invitational, losing its first two games against Wake Forest (3-0) 3-1 and Virginia Military Institute (2-2) 4-0 before beating University of Maryland Baltimore County (1-3) 6-5 in 10 innings in a dramatic[Read More…]

by February 23, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Baseball | Hoyas Open 2016 Campaign

The Georgetown baseball team is preparing to open its season with a trip to North Carolina to participate in the Wake Forest Invitational this weekend. Georgetown will face Wake Forest, Virginia Military Institute and University of Maryland-Baltimore County over a period of three days. The team will look to repeat[Read More…]

by February 19, 2016 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top