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Comeback Proves Hoyas Are Growing Up

Heading into the locker room at halftime, Georgetown appeared to be overmatched by a fast-paced UConn team that had asserted its will on both ends of the floor. Walking off the court after an improbable 72-69 victory, however, Austin Freeman and the Hoyas proved that the complexion of a game[Read More…]

by January 9, 2010 0 comments Sports

After Scalding Start, Lady Hoyas Enter National Picture

Typical Georgetown vs. Syracuse. Typical high emotions. Typical drama. Not such a typical ending.   The Georgetown women’s basketball team traveled into Northern New York last Saturday, riding high on a 10-game winning streak and having not lost a game since mid November. Over 1,100 people filed into the stands,[Read More…]

by January 7, 2010 0 comments Sports

Hoyas Fall to 3-Point-Happy Golden Eagles

MILWAUKEE, Wis. – Marquette finally got the monkey off its back. After losing back-to-back games in the closing seconds to No. 8 West Virginia and No. 6 Villanova, Marquette held on to beat a top-15 opponent Wednesday night as it downed No. 12 Georgetown 62-59. The Golden Eagles (10-5, 1-2[Read More…]

by January 6, 2010 0 comments Sports

Wright, Freeman Pace Hoyas in Big East Road Win

ROSEMONT, ILL. – Met by frigid temperatures in Chicago for the first game of their Midwest road trip, the Hoyas responded by heating up Allstate Arena. Georgetown (11-1, 2-0 Big East) shot a blistering 57.1 percent from the field and led the entire way, cruising to a 67-50 win over[Read More…]

by January 3, 2010 0 comments Sports

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Weather Storm in League Opener

The Hoyas rang in the New Year in style Thursday evening, closing the decade with a victory as they started the 2010 Big East season on the right foot. No. 13 Georgetown (10-1, 1-0 Big East) beat St. John’s (10-3, 0-1), 66-59, behind 21 points from junior guard Chris Wright[Read More…]

by January 1, 2010 0 comments Sports

MEN’S SOCCER | Hoyas Bring Home Tournament Title

The Hoyas returned to the Hilltop as undefeated winners of last weekend’s Davidson Adidas Classic Championship, leaving Coastal Carolina and UNC-Asheville eating their dust. “It was a tricky weekend,” Head Coach Brian Wiese said, “because we went from playing in front of about 2,000 people at home against UCLA with[Read More…]

by September 15, 2009 0 comments Sports

MEN’S SOCCER | Georgetown Starts Slow, Ends Strong in Exhibition Opener at James Madison

The Hoyas took 90 minutes to get going in their first exhibition game, but once they did, they took off. Georgetown opened its preseason last Monday with an exhibition match and a half-hour supplemental session against host James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Va. The Dukes narrowly defeated the Hoyas 1-0[Read More…]

by August 22, 2008 0 comments Sports

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Stingy Defense Keeps Bearcats at Bay

They say good defense wins championships. While it didn’t have the Georgetown Hoyas standing at center court, basking in their One Shining Moment Saturday afternoon, it did grant them the rare blowout victory they had been desperately seeking. Georgetown brought its defensive attitude to Verizon Center against Cincinnati and bullied[Read More…]

by February 23, 2008 0 comments Sports

Georgetown Takes Third in Coed, Women’s Regattas

At the Atlantic Coast Championships, two third-place finishes may not be as bad as they seem. In the coed regatta at Eckerd College in St. Petersburg, Fl., Georgetown came in third behind Boston College and St. Mary’s, two of the top-ranked teams in the nation. The Hoyas’ women finished behind[Read More…]

by November 13, 2007 0 comments Sports

Durant Should Be Top Draft Pick

In the coming months, the Boston Celtics, Memphis Grizzlies, or whatever other moribund franchise hits pay dirt in the NBA lottery, is going to face a tough decision. Or at least that’s what everyone thinks about the great Greg Oden v. Kevin Durant debate, the question rivaling Hamlet’s “To be[Read More…]

by April 27, 2007 0 comments Sports