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Senior center Jessie Govan scored 26 points against Central Connecticut State University. Govan is averaging 19.9 points per game along with 7.3 rebounds, which both lead the Hoyas.
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MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Notch 3rd Straight Win, Edge Richmond

Backed by senior center Jessie Govan’s 29 points, the Georgetown men’s basketball team earned a 90-82 away win against Richmond on Wednesday. In Georgetown’s (6-1) third straight win, Govan added nine rebounds, two steals and was a perfect seven-for-seven from the free throw line in 36 minutes of play. Head[Read More…]

by November 30, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Freshman guard James Akinko led the Hoyas with 19 points and 7 assists against Illinois, following his 13 point, 7 assist performance versus Central Connecticut State.
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MEN’S BASKETBALL | Freshmen Shine in Defeat of Illinois

Following two nonconference matchups in Capital One Arena to open the season, the Georgetown men’s basketball team went on the road to face the University of Illinois in State Farm Center, narrowly defeating the Fighting Illini 88-80. In a tightly contested game where the lead changed hands several times, three[Read More…]

by November 16, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Graduate student guard Dorothy Adomako scored 18 points and 10 rebounds against Maryland Eastern Shore.
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WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Win 2nd Straight to Start Season

The Georgetown women’s basketball team won its home opener 74-55 against the University of Maryland Eastern Shore on Saturday and earned a low-scoring 45-30 victory against Loyola on Tuesday. Georgetown battled with UMES throughout the first three quarters before outscoring the Hawks by nine in the fourth quarter. After graduate[Read More…]

by November 16, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Freshman guard James Akinjo had 8 points and 7 assists while playing 26 minutes in his debut. 
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MEN’S BASKETBALL | New-Look Hoyas Cruise in Opener

The Georgetown men’s basketball team came out victorious against Maryland Eastern Shore in its home opener Nov. 6, defeating the Hawks 68-53 in Capital One Arena. The Hoyas (1-0) will look to win their early-season nonconference games by large margins, according to graduate student forward Trey Mourning, who started his[Read More…]

by November 9, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Junior guard Morgan Smith had 11 points and six rebounds in 22 minutes of play against Richmond.
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WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | GU Rolls Through Richmond to Begin Season

After a wait of nearly eight months, the Georgetown women’s basketball team kicked off its 2018-19 campaign with a decisive 73-53 win on the road over Richmond on Nov. 6. The Hoyas saw contributions from a number of players on their path to victory, including graduate student guard Dorothy Adomako,[Read More…]

by November 9, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Basketball | Teams Release Conference and Nonconference Schedules

Basketball | Teams Release Conference and Nonconference Schedules

The Georgetown men’s and women’s basketball teams released their Big East and nonconference schedules on Sept. 13 and Sept. 17, respectively, with important rivalry and conference matchups for both squads. The men’s team will open its 13-game slate of nonconference games with a home matchup on Nov. 6 against the[Read More…]

by September 27, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Georgetown's Athletic Hall of Fame Inducted seven new members on Feb. 9. From left to right: Stephen Iorio, Daniel Martin, Ebiho Ahokhai, Melissa Tytko, Paul Tagliabue, Matthew Rienzo and Janne Kouri, front.

Georgetown Inducts 7 Alumni Into Athletics Hall of Fame

Seven former Georgetown student-athletes were elected to the Georgetown Hall of Fame by the Georgetown University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics on Feb. 9. The seven inductees were Daniel Martin (COL ’97), Janne Kouri (MSB ’97), Ebiho Ahonkhai (SFS ’97), Stephen Iorio (GSB ’98), Melissa Tytko (MSB ’99), Matthew Rienzo (COL[Read More…]

by February 22, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Junior center Jessie Govan scored a game-high 27 points while grabbing 7 rebounds, yet the Hoyas still fell 73-69 to the Friars. The loss marks Georgetown’s second time in as many games that the Blue and Gray have blown a lead with under a minute remaining.

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Late Lead Slips Away From the Hoyas

Four days after Groundhog Day, it felt just like the movie. End of regulation. Tie game with seconds remaining. Deja vu. Sophomore guard Jagan Mosely waited on the Friars logo at midcourt for a screen from junior center Jessie Govan. Mosely attacked right but could not turn the corner, forcing[Read More…]

by February 9, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

GINSBERG: Bring Men’s Basketball Back Home

“Home Sw33t Home.” The motto on this year’s We Are Georgetown shirt is intended to honor new basketball head coach and program legend Patrick Ewing (CAS ’85), who wore the number 33 during his four years on the Hilltop. However, this motto also underscores a sad irony: The Georgetown Hoyas[Read More…]

by January 23, 2018 2 comments Opinion, Opinion - 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