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No. 7 Hoyas White Wash No. 2 Wildcats

What a difference three days makes. After getting upset by South Florida in front of a relatively quiet crowd on Wednesday, No. 7 Georgetown dominated No. 2 Villanova 103-90 in front of a raucous 10,387 fans that braved the blizzard-like conditions in Washington, D.C. The Hoyas (17-5, 7-4 Big East)[Read More…]

by February 5, 2010 0 comments Sports

Hoyas Continue Big East Push

St. John’s Head Coach Kim Barnes Arico kneeled on the sideline and called out a play to her point guard. “Georgetown!” Barnes yelled. “Georgetown! Georgetown!” screamed the guard as she approached halfcourt. Immediately, two Hoya defenders stepped forward to trap her, forcing a long pass to another guard in the[Read More…]

by February 4, 2010 0 comments Sports

Turner Leads Buckeyes’ Resurgence in Big Ten

With only a month left in the regular season, it’s time to start thinking about which teams are positioning themselves to be dangerous in March. Today, we’ll look at a team on the rise, a team that can’t find any consistency and a team that is poised to disappoint. 1.[Read More…]

by January 30, 2010 0 comments Sports

Big East Briefs

Notre Dame The Fighting Irish’s (15-6, 4-4 Big East) hopes for their 2009-2010 season primarily hinged on two words: Luke Harangody. The return of the former Big East player of the year has been responsible for Notre Dame’s considerable success so far this year. The efforts of Harangody, however, have not been[Read More…]

by January 29, 2010 0 comments Sports

After 16 Straight Wins, GU’s Streak Ends in Milwaukee

As the Georgetown women’s basketball team entered Wednesday night’s matchup, they had achieved yet another feat of greatness for the first time in program history. The Hoyas were voted to the No. 15 and No. 17 spots in the ESPN/USA Today Poll and AP Poll, respectively. It was the first-ever[Read More…]

by January 29, 2010 0 comments Sports

Big East Briefs

Notre Dame The Fighting Irish’s (15-6, 4-4 Big East) hopes for their 2009-2010 season primarily hinged on two words: Luke Harangody. The return of the former Big East player of the year has been responsible for Notre Dame’s considerable success so far this year. The efforts of Harangody, however, have not been able[Read More…]

by January 29, 2010 0 comments Uncategorized
Hoyas Set for Another Top-10 Team

Hoyas Set for Another Top-10 Team

The Hoyas’ final non conference game of the regular season is hardly a break from the tough Big East.At the midway point of the conference schedule, No. 7 Georgetown will welcome No. 8 Duke to a sold-out Verizon Center for a nationally televised battle. The Blue Devils will be the[Read More…]

by January 29, 2010 0 comments Uncategorized

Little Three Emerges as Vital Force

Following junior guard Austin Freeman’s 33-point explosion against Connecticut, Georgetown Head Coach John Thompson III said that if it wasn’t Freeman, it would have been someone else. The sixth-year head coach began spouting off numbers like four (Chris Wright) and 10 (Greg Monroe). Then, after a moment’s pause, he threw[Read More…]

by January 26, 2010 0 comments Sports
Hoyas Burn Out After Hot Start in ‘Cuse

Hoyas Burn Out After Hot Start in ‘Cuse

SYRACUSE, N.Y. – Touting its highest ranking since February of 2008, Georgetown burst into Syracuse like it was shot out of a cannon. After 40 minutes of sloppy basketball, the Hoyas stumbled out of the Carrier Dome with their worst loss of the year. Despite a 14-0 start from No.[Read More…]

by January 25, 2010 0 comments Sports

Leaders Trip, GU Stumbles and Falls

SYRACUSE, N.Y. – All season long, Georgetown has lived and died by the play of its Big Three. Greg Monroe, the future lottery pick, Austin Freeman, the Dematha Miracle Man, and Chris Wright, the feisty, hard-nosed point guard, have combined for 45.9 points per game for the Hoyas. While they[Read More…]

by January 25, 2010 0 comments Sports