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MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Squeak by Red Storm in Rivalry Renewal

It was just like old times: Georgetown men’s basketball Head Coach Patrick Ewing (CAS ’85) and Hall of Famer Chris Mullin, St. John’s men’s basketball head coach, faced off in Madison Square Garden on Tuesday in a rematch of the 1985 Big East Championship. When it came down to the[Read More…]

by January 11, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Blown Out at Home, Drop to 1-3 in Big East Play

The Georgetown men’s basketball team fell 90-66 to Creighton on Saturday at Capital One Arena, marking the team’s biggest loss of the season. The Hoyas (11-4, 1-3 Big East) have lost three of their last four games at the start of the Big East season. The Creighton Bluejays (13-3, 3-1[Read More…]

by January 8, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
AISHA MALHAS FOR THE HOYA
Senior forward Declan McCabe secured Georgetown men’s soccer’s second Big East Championship over the past three years when he scored off a free kick in double overtime against Xavier.

Top Sports Stories of 2017

SANTAMARIA & CRAIGE | US Men’s Soccer: A National Embarrassment (Oct. 13) The US Men’s National Soccer Team embarrassed the United States when it failed to qualify for the World Cup after losing to Trinidad & Tobago.   WOMEN’S SOCCER | Hoyas Win Big East Final, Earn NCAA Tournament Berth[Read More…]

by December 30, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

MEN’S BASKETBALL | GU Blows Double-Digit Lead, Loses Big East Opener to Butler in 2OT

After jumping ahead to an 18-point lead at halftime, the Georgetown men’s basketball team fell to the Butler Bulldogs 91-89 in double overtime at the Capital One Arena on Wednesday. Georgetown (10-2, 0-1 Big East ) dominated the first half of play, garnering a double-digit lead in the first 10 minutes[Read More…]

by December 29, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Chris Sodom Dismissed for Violating Team Rules

Freshman center Chris Sodom was dismissed from the Georgetown men’s basketball team for violating team rules, Georgetown Head Coach Patrick Ewing (CAS ’85) announced Dec. 19. The university has not yet provided further information on Sodom’s dismissal. In six games this season, Sodom played a total of 27 minutes. Before[Read More…]

by December 28, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
COMMENTARY | Ewing’s Nonconference Schedule Breeds Complacency

COMMENTARY | Ewing’s Nonconference Schedule Breeds Complacency

It was a risk — there were always going to be critics and naysayers, but Head Coach Patrick Ewing did not care. When Ewing pulled the Georgetown men’s basketball team out of the inaugural Phil Knight Invitational, a 16-team tournament held in Portland, Ore., many professional analysts claimed  that the[Read More…]

by December 8, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
WOMEN’S TRACK & FIELD | 6 Wins Highlight Winter Opener

WOMEN’S TRACK & FIELD | 6 Wins Highlight Winter Opener

The Georgetown women’s track and field team started the season off strong in its first indoor meet of the season at the Navy Lid Lifter in Annapolis, Md.  The Hoyas won six individual events, including 400-meter facility record by senior Jody-Ann Knight. Director of Track and Field Julie Culley praised[Read More…]

by December 8, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
AISHA MALHAS FOR THE HOYA
Junior centor Jessie Govan recorded 26 points and a career-high 16 rebounds in Georgetown's 76-60 win over Coppin State this Sunday. Govan currently leads the Big East in rebounding while ranking eighth nationally.

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Govan’s Consecutive Double-Doubles Fuel Hoyas to 7-0 Start

Kicking off December, Georgetown’s men’s basketball remained undefeated, beating the Coppin State Eagles 76-60. Georgetown’s victory over Coppin State marks the team’s sixth consecutive win against a team with a sub-.200 record for the 2017-18 season. Coppin State’s (0-8) onslaught of pick-and-rolls and shots from deep made it difficult for[Read More…]

by December 8, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Junior middle distance runner Spencer Brown won the 800-meter run by over two seconds with a time of 1:54.23, one of three individual victories for the Hoyas at the Navy Invitational.

MEN’S TRACK & FIELD | Squad Begins Winter Season With Flurry of Top-5 Finishes

Following intense training throughout the fall, Director of Track and Field Julie Culley said the Hoyas were eager to start the season on a high note. On Dec. 2, the Georgetown men’s track and field team suceeded, beginning its indoor season at the Navy Invitational in Annapolis, Md., with four[Read More…]

by December 8, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Senior midfielder Rachel Corboz, left, and her sister Daphne (COL '17), both led the Hoyas in points during their time with Georgetown women's soccer.

FEATURE | Moving On and Looking Back: A Reflection on the Careers of Daphne and Rachel Corboz

Years before he started coaching college soccer, Georgetown women’s soccer Head Coach Dave Nolan coached at the club level, starting out at the Players Development Academy in New Jersey and later moving on to a club team in Bethesda, Md. Even after he moved to Bethesda, Nolan would come back[Read More…]

by December 7, 2017 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top