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Georgetown Die-Hard an Integral Part of Fan Base

Kent Boone remembers the shot like it was yesterday. It happened in a December high school game over seven years ago, but Boone still has it on instant replay in his mind.   His son Chavis caught a pass and immediately rose up for a three-pointer right in front of[Read More…]

by March 19, 2010 0 comments Sports

Georgetown Returns All-Americans from NCAAs

Only the best of the best qualify for the NCAA Indoor Track and Field championships, and in Fayetteville, Ark., the Hoyas ended their season with six All-American titles. Junior Chris Kinney was the only representative for the men’s indoor track and field team. He demonstrated his consistency on March 12 – he ran[Read More…]

by March 19, 2010 0 comments Sports

Lady Hoyas Take Care of Business, Move on to Second Round of NCAA Tournament

The NCAA tournament has a tendency to cause jitters, but fifth-seeded Georgetown (26-6) overcame those early butterflies to dismiss the 12th-seeded Marist Red Foxes (26-8), 62-42. “[Jitters] had to come with [the start of] the NCAA tournament,” Head Coach Terri Williams-Flournoy said after the win. \”You know, this was Marist’s[Read More…]

by March 19, 2010 0 comments Sports

Ohio Stuns Hapless Hoyas in First Round of NCAA Tournament

PROVIDENCE, R.I. – No. 3 Georgetown has proven to be one of the better teams in the nation time and time again throughout the season. No. 14 Ohio finished ninth out of 12 teams in the MAC and needed four wins in four days just to find its way into[Read More…]

by March 19, 2010 0 comments Sports
Consistent Inconsistency Was Hoyas’ Fatal Flaw

Consistent Inconsistency Was Hoyas’ Fatal Flaw

PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Georgetown media packet distributed Thursday listed Saturday’s second-round game on the schedule as “possible.” As in, it was possible the Hoyas would win in the first round as everyone expected, but it was also possible they would play down to their level of competition, a bad[Read More…]

by March 19, 2010 0 comments Sports

NCAA Tournament Preview Podcast

Before tuning in to CBS Thursday afternoon, listen in to The Hoya’s first ever NCAA Preview podcast and join host Dave Finn as Hoya Staff Writers Ryan Travers and Kevin Wessel analyze the Georgetown men’s basketball team and its road to the Final Four. Also along for the ride is[Read More…]

by March 17, 2010 0 comments Sports

Men’s Regional Breakdowns

While the Hoyas’ road to Indianapolis promises to be a treacherous one, most other title contenders don’t exactly have cake walks to the Final Four either. Let’s take a look at who has the potential to make serious runs in each of the four regions and take note of some[Read More…]

by March 15, 2010 0 comments Sports
Hoyas Fall, But Prove They’re Not Down And Out

Hoyas Fall, But Prove They’re Not Down And Out

NEW YORK – As Head Coach John Thompson III and his players fielded questions from the media following their 60-58 loss to West Virginia in the Big East tournament finals, the room had the feel of a funeral. Thompson’s voice was low and his players sat beside him staring off[Read More…]

by March 14, 2010 0 comments Sports, Uncategorized
Butler Provides Dagger in Hoyas’ Heartbreaker at Big East Finals

Butler Provides Dagger in Hoyas’ Heartbreaker at Big East Finals

NEW YORK – With the Big East tournament title hanging in the balance, another contest arose that would decide the league’s champion. Georgetown’s Chris Wright and West Virginia’s Da’Sean Butler were competing for Most Valuable Player of the tournament, and whoever could make the final play would take home all[Read More…]

by March 14, 2010 0 comments Sports

Hoyas Draw Three Seed, Headed to Providence

A day after its run through the Big East tournament ended in a last-second title game loss, Georgetown was awarded a three seed in the Midwest Regional for the NCAA tournament. Sitting with a crowd of fans in O’Donovan Hall, the Hoyas learned that they will play Ohio on Thursday[Read More…]

by March 14, 2010 0 comments Sports