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SUBUL MALIK FOR THE HOYA
Sophomore Guard Jagan Mosely scored 6 points in Wednesday's loss to Villanova, the program's largest defeat in 43 years.

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Fall to Wildcats in Largest Defeat Since 1974

At a packed Capital One Arena on Wednesday, Georgetown found itself on the losing end of a lopsided contest home against No.1 Villanova. The team fell 88-56 to the top-ranked Wildcats in the largest defeat in school history since 1974. The Hoyas (12-6, 2-5 Big East)fought close early on and[Read More…]

by January 19, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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VOLLEYBALL | Rens Introduced as New Head Coach

With 19 seasons of head coaching experience at the college level and six NCAA appearances under his belt, Toby Rens is ready to bring his expertise to the Hilltop. On Jan. 15, Rens began as the head coach of the Georgetown women’s volleyball team following the resignation of former head[Read More…]

by January 19, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
CHRISTOVICH | 1 Missed Tackle Should Not Define Williams’ Legacy

CHRISTOVICH | 1 Missed Tackle Should Not Define Williams’ Legacy

If you know me, you know that I’m a New Orleans Saints fan, and if you have even the slightest idea of what happened last Sunday night in Minneapolis, then you will understand that I refuse to provide a comprehensive recap for the game that I will address in this[Read More…]

by January 19, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Graduate student distance runner Jonathan Green won the 3000m at the Nittany Lion Challenge.

MEN’S TRACK & FIELD | Distance Runners Shine at Nittany Lion Challenge

At the Nittany Lion Challenge in Pennsylvania last weekend, Georgetown men’s track and field team finished in the top five in four different events: the 600 meter, the mile, the 3000m and the 4x800m relay. The meet marks the team’s fourth of the indoor track season. The team sought to[Read More…]

by January 18, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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The women's swimming and diving team beat American and GWU last weekend. The Hoyas won the 200-yard medley, 100 breaststroke and 1000 freestyle.

SWIMMING & DIVING | Women Sweep District Rivals, Men Split Meet

The Georgetown swimming and diving teams began the second half of their season this past weekend with victories against The George Washington University and American University during a meet at American’s Reeves Aquatic Center. The women’s team swept both teams with scores of 127-115 and 175.5-64.5, respectively. The men’s team[Read More…]

by January 18, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
SEWALL | Premier League Gambling Double Standard Must End

SEWALL | Premier League Gambling Double Standard Must End

It is virtually impossible to watch a Premier League match and avoid seeing the gambling advertisements that are so visibly featured on the front of nearly half of Premier League kits and plastered on advertising boards surrounding the pitch.The environment created by the presence of these advertisements, however, has contradicted[Read More…]

by January 18, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports Columns
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Junior Guard Dionna White is averaging a team high 17.5 points per game to go along with 6.3 rebounds per game, good for third on the team.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Fall to 7-10 After Winless Roadtrip

In its 16th and 17th games of the season, Georgetown women’s basketball suffered two tough losses on a road trip against St. John’s and Seton Hall. The Hoyas lost to the Red Storm 64-41 and to the Pirates 70-65, respectively. The two losses bring Georgetown’s losing streak to four and[Read More…]

by January 17, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
AISHA MALHAS FOR THE HOYA
Junior center Jessie Govan will be critical to Georgetown's success against Villanova on both ends of the court as the Hoyas try and stop National Player of the Year candidate, junior point guard Jalen Brunson.

MEN’S BASKETBALL | GU Faces No. 1 Villanova in Season’s Toughest Test

Following his team’s more than 20-point loss to Villanova on Jan. 10, Xavier Head Coach Chris Mack had nothing but praise for one of the nation’s top-floor generals, Villanova’s junior point guard Jalen Brunson. “If you peel his face off, it probably would have wires coming out of it,” Mack[Read More…]

by January 17, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Senior distance runner Piper Donaghu came in second at the Nittany Lion Challenge with a time of 2:48.57.

WOMEN’S TRACK & FIELD | Hoyas Win 2 Events at Nittany Lion Challenge

The Georgetown women’s track team took first place in two events and secured spots in the top five in several others at the Nittany Lion Challenge in State College, Pa., building on a strong start to indoor track and field after the Navy Lid Lifter in December. Director of Track and[Read More…]

by January 17, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Drop to 8th in Conference After Loss to Pirates

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Drop to 8th in Conference After Loss to Pirates

After jumping out to an early double-digit lead, the Georgetown men’s basketball team lost 74-61 to No. 13 Seton Hall on Saturday afternoon. The Hoyas’ record fell to 12-5 overall and 2-4  in Big East play. Georgetown took care of the ball on offense at the beginning of the game[Read More…]

by January 15, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top