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Women’s Basketball | Hoyas Down Pirates, Fall to Red Storm on Road Trip

Women’s Basketball | Hoyas Down Pirates, Fall to Red Storm on Road Trip

February 14, 2017 at 2:52 am 0 comments

On its annual tri-state area road trip, the Georgetown women’s basketball team had mixed results, dominating Seton Hall (11-15, 4-11 Big East) 77-60 Friday night before falling to St. John’s (17-9, 9-6 Big East) 65-54 Sunday afternoon. The Hoyas (15-9, 7-7 Big East) started off the weekend with a strongRead More

PARISI: Julien’s Dismissal Ignites Bruins

PARISI: Julien’s Dismissal Ignites Bruins

February 14, 2017 at 2:50 am 0 comments

Amid the excitement in Boston over the Patriots’ Super Bowl victory, the Bruins stole the spotlight in the NHL news by firing Stanley-Cup-winning Head Coach Claude Julien last Tuesday. Prior to being relieved of his coaching duties, Julien was the longest-tenured coach in the NHL, spending 10 seasons with theRead More

SCHENK: Inadequate Funding Puts Chicago State Athletics in Danger

SCHENK: Inadequate Funding Puts Chicago State Athletics in Danger

February 14, 2017 at 2:28 am 0 comments

Chicago State University is struggling to stay afloat. When the women’s basketball team head coach Angela Jackson calls recruits, she usually hears surprised responses. Most recruits are shocked that the school is still open and that it continues to host a women’s basketball team. As the only predominantly black universityRead More

Tennis | Squads Split Results in Home Contests

Tennis | Squads Split Results in Home Contests

February 14, 2017 at 2:21 am 0 comments

After two straight weekends on the road, the men’s tennis team fell to the Monmouth Hawks 4-3 on Saturday in a high-intensity affair at Yates Field House, while the women prevailed in a comeback to take the match over the Massachusetts Minutewomen 4-3 Friday afternoon. The women’s team (2-1) wonRead More

Men’s Lacrosse | GU Looks to Revitalize Team Culture

Men’s Lacrosse | GU Looks to Revitalize Team Culture

February 14, 2017 at 2:19 am 0 comments

After a year fraught with challenges and loss, the Georgetown men’s lacrosse team seeks to build a new legacy in the months ahead — one that reverses the tide of a disappointing 2016 campaign and honors a fallen teammate in what would have been his final season on the Hilltop.Read More

COMMENTARY: Tournament Bid Remains Probable

COMMENTARY: Tournament Bid Remains Probable

February 14, 2017 at 2:15 am 0 comments

After a season of crushing losses and subsequent embitterment, Georgetown stares down the remaining five games of its schedule with a viable — if not probable — road to the NCAA Tournament. Although the Blue and Gray’s (14-12, 5-8 Big East) early season losses — a blown lead to No.Read More

Women’s Lacrosse | GU Drops Season Opener at Delaware

February 14, 2017 at 2:13 am 0 comments

After months of preparation, the Georgetown women’s lacrosse team opened a new season on the road, losing 10-9 to the University of Delaware Sophomore midfielder Morgan Ryan led the Hoyas’ (0-1) offensive efforts with three goals. Freshman midfielder Emily Ehle and sophomore attacker Taylor Gebhart had two goals each, andRead More

OWEN: Top Teams Build Tournament Resumes

OWEN: Top Teams Build Tournament Resumes

February 14, 2017 at 2:10 am 0 comments

Bulldogs Bulldoze On Saturday, No. 1 Gonzaga (26-0, 14-0 WCC) passed its toughest test of the season against conference rival, then-No. 20 St. Mary’s (22-3, 12-2 WCC), defeating the Gaels 74-64. The Bulldogs remain the only undefeated team in Division I basketball and only the seventh team in Division IRead More

Men’s Basketball | Hoyas Handle Golden Eagles at Home

February 13, 2017 at 12:46 am 0 comments

There is no such thing as a perfect game of basketball, but on Saturday Georgetown came close. Holding the high-octane Marquette offense to 62 points, the Hoyas (14-12, 5-8 Big East) scored 80 of their own while shooting 53.7 percent overall, 50 percent from three, outrebounding the Golden Eagles (15-10,Read More

Tennis | Squads to Compete in Pair of Home Matches

Tennis | Squads to Compete in Pair of Home Matches

February 10, 2017 at 2:51 am 0 comments

After completing two weekends of regular season play on the road, the Georgetown men’s and women’s tennis teams will compete in matches in the Washington, D.C., area this weekend. This past Wednesday, the men’s team defeated Morgan State in a 6-1 finish at the Arlington YMCA. Georgetown (2-2) went intoRead More