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Graduate student guard Rodney Pryor, center, scored 20 points in Georgetown's win over Syracuse last Saturday. Pryor is the team's leading scorer this season, averaging 20.5 points per game.

FEATURE: An Inflection Point and a Rivalry, Dominated

December 21, 2016 at 11:37 pm 0 comments

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Men’s Basketball | Hoyas to Face Spartans in Final Game Before Big East Play

Men’s Basketball | Hoyas to Face Spartans in Final Game Before Big East Play

December 21, 2016 at 4:42 pm 0 comments

Coming off a win against rival Syracuse on Saturday afternoon, the Georgetown men’s basketball team looks to extend its five-game winning streak as the team returns home to host the UNC Greensboro Spartans. On Saturday, timely free throw shooting and junior guard L.J. Peak’s stand out performance helped the HoyasRead More

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Men’s Basketball | GU Looks to Extend Momentum at Rival Syracuse

December 17, 2016 at 12:08 am 0 comments

  Adding yet another chapter to a historic rivalry, the men’s basketball team travels to play the Syracuse Orange this Saturday. Despite no longer taking place in the same conference, the matchup still holds the same level of anticipation and excitement. “I don’t think so,” Georgetown (6-4) Head Coach JohnRead More

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Isaac Copeland dunks against Villanova.

Men’s Basketball | Isaac Copeland to Transfer at Semester’s End

December 12, 2016 at 8:11 pm 0 comments

In 2014, a 6-foot-8 forward was the 16th-best recruit in his graduating class. Three years later, the ESPN rankings are a distant memory, and junior forward Isaac Copeland is transferring out of the men’s basketball program at the end of the semester, Head Coach John Thompson III announced today. Copeland’sRead More

Men’s Basketball | Offensive Burst Pushes Hoyas Past Explorers

December 11, 2016 at 5:12 pm 0 comments

The Georgetown men’s basketball team won their fourth consecutive game, defeating the La Salle Explorers 93-78 Saturday afternoon in the HoopHall Invitational at AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami. The first half of the contest featured high-scoring but also sloppy play with both teams committing a combined 29 fouls. La Salle (4-4)Read More

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Men’s Basketball | Explorers To Threaten Hoyas’ Winning Streak

December 9, 2016 at 2:57 pm 0 comments

Riding momentum from its season-high winning streak, the Georgetown men’s basketball team will travel to Miami to play LaSalle in the Hoophall Miami Invitational on Saturday. The Hoyas (5-4) won all three games of their home stand to bring their record above .500 for the first time since winning theirRead More

SCHENK: Athletes Must Resonate Respect

December 6, 2016 at 11:45 am 1 comment

A few weeks before the historic election, The Harvard Crimson, Harvard University’s official newspaper, uncovered that the 2012 Harvard men’s soccer team created a “scouting report” rating incoming female freshmen recruits. Describing their looks with demeaning and degrading language, the players assigned each woman a number, preferred sexual position andRead More

Track & Field| Squads Open Season With Success

December 6, 2016 at 10:33 am 0 comments

The transition from cross-country to indoor track officially began for both the No. 20 Georgetown men’s and women’s squads. The men opened their season at the Navy Invitational and the women kicked off competition at the Navy Lid Lifter. Both teams saw multiple impressive performances, as a combined total ofRead More

Swimming & Diving | Hoyas Rewrite Record Book

December 6, 2016 at 3:44 am 1 comment

The Georgetown swimming and diving team saw four school records, three individual event victories and two NCAA championship qualifications at the three-day Bucknell Invitational this past weekend. Headlining the successful competition were senior Katie Duncalf and junior Molly Fitzpatrick, who both registered dominant individual performances on Sunday. Duncalf, competing inRead More

AVANCEÑA: Retirement Preserves Pride

December 6, 2016 at 3:42 am 0 comments

Nico Rosberg finally did it. After a cutthroat season that pit Rosberg against his Mercedes teammate and reigning two-time world champion Lewis Hamilton, the 31-year-old German followed in his father Keke Rosberg’s footsteps to earn the title of 2016 Formula 1 World Champion. The world was Rosberg’s oyster. Then fiveRead More