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Men’s Basketball | GU Drops Overtime Thriller to Butler

Men’s Basketball | GU Drops Overtime Thriller to Butler

January 7, 2017 at 7:35 pm 1 comment

Despite a career day from freshman guard Jagan Mosely, the Georgetown men’s basketball team failed to earn a critical win at home, falling to the Butler Bulldogs in overtime 85-76. With the loss, the Hoyas drop to 0-4 in Big East play, their worst start to conference play since theRead More

Men’s Basketball | Hoyas Look to End 3 Game Skid Against Bulldogs

Men’s Basketball | Hoyas Look to End 3 Game Skid Against Bulldogs

January 6, 2017 at 7:33 pm 0 comments

  Looking to avoid a 0-4 start to Big East play, the Georgetown men’s basketball team host the surging No. 18 Butler Bulldogs in a Saturday matinee matchup. Butler (13-2, 2-1 Big East) comes off a huge win against No. 1 Villanova (14-1, 2-1 Big East). The Bulldogs extended theirRead More

Men’s Basketball | Hoyas’ Big East Woes Continue, Drop Third Straight

Men’s Basketball | Hoyas’ Big East Woes Continue, Drop Third Straight

January 5, 2017 at 11:41 pm 1 comment

The Providence Friars’ ability to hit shots in pressure situations downed the Georgetown men’s basketball team for the Hoyas’ third straight time to open Big East play, as Georgetown headed home with a 76-70 defeat. Following their five-point loss to the Xavier Musketeers (12-2, 2-0 Big East), the Hoyas (8-7,Read More

Cover 3: AFC Divisonal Round Storylines

January 5, 2017 at 2:29 pm 0 comments

Quarterback Scramble Three of the four AFC teams playing this weekend encountered issues at the quarterback position, encountering multiple injuries in the final weeks of the regular season.   For Miami, Matt Moore has started as QB in the final three weeks, leading the Dolphins to end the season 10-6Read More

Cover 3: NFC Playoff Storylines

January 5, 2017 at 2:26 pm 0 comments

Leave Odell Alone The New York Giants wide receiving corps caught some heat for being pictured on a boat in Florida on its day off Monday. After eliminating Washington from the playoff picture at FedExField on New Year’s Day, Odell Beckham, Victor Cruz, Sterling Shepard and Roger Lewis were criticizedRead More

Men’s Basketball | Hoyas Seek First Conference Win Against Friars

Men’s Basketball | Hoyas Seek First Conference Win Against Friars

January 4, 2017 at 1:10 pm 0 comments

Following its second straight Big East defeat, the Georgetown men’s basketball team seeks its first conference win as the Hoyas travel to take on the Providence Friars Wednesday night. The Friars (10-5, 0-2 Big East) return home following a winless three game road trip after starting the season 10-2. GeorgetownRead More

Men’s Basketball | GU Comeback Bid Falls Short, Lose Second Straight Game

Men’s Basketball | GU Comeback Bid Falls Short, Lose Second Straight Game

January 2, 2017 at 2:58 pm 0 comments

  In a New Year’s Eve matinee, the Georgetown men’s basketball team dropped its second straight conference game as the Hoyas’ second-half comeback fell short in an 81-76 loss to the Xavier Musketeers. The Hoyas (8-6, 0-2 Big East) made a strong effort to cut the Musketeers’ (12-2, 2-0 BigRead More

Men’s Basketball | Hoyas Seek First Conference Win

Men’s Basketball | Hoyas Seek First Conference Win

December 30, 2016 at 5:34 pm 0 comments

Faltering on the road in one of the worst offensive performances of the Hoyas’ season, Georgetown now looks to return to form as the team hosts the No. 17 Xavier Musketeers tomorrow morning. The Blue and Gray (8-5, 0-1 Big East) must once again face their kryptonite. Xavier (11-2, 1-0Read More

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THE YEAR IN SPORTS: Top 10 Stories of 2016

December 30, 2016 at 2:00 pm 0 comments

This past year has imbued a sense of duty within The Hoya’s sports writers, a duty to tell the stories of our teams and athletes with narrative balance and verbal grace, no matter the outcome. These are the 10 best stories of 2016. Click here to read. Have a reactionRead More

Men’s Basketball | Golden Eagles End Hoyas’ Winning Streak

Men’s Basketball | Golden Eagles End Hoyas’ Winning Streak

December 30, 2016 at 10:04 am 0 comments

After a slow start that left the Hoyas facing an 11-0 deficit in the opening minutes of play, the Georgetown men’s basketball team was unable to recover, falling to the Marquette Golden Eagles by a score of 76-66 in its first Big East matchup. Both halves started in a similarRead More