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Hoyas Ride Balanced Attack to Easy Win

The Hoyas had a break from top-10 opponents Saturday afternoon, and they took advantage. Paced by a balanced scoring attack, No. 12 Georgetown (15-3, 6-2 Big East) cruised past Rutgers (9-10, 0-7) to an 88-63 win at Verizon Center. Coming off of a loss at No. 4 Villanova and win[Read More…]

by January 23, 2010 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

In ‘Goode’ Times and Bad, We Still Love Hoyas

To the Editor: I was disappointed to read Harlan Goode’s opinion of Jeff Green’s performance in the Final Four game against Ohio State Saturday night (“Game Was Green’s to Win,” The Hoya, March 21, 2007). I feel that he unfairly focused on only the negative aspects of the game and[Read More…]

by April 3, 2007 0 comments Sports

Freshman Crop Highlights 2007 Tournament Full of Talent

Skip your classes on Thursday. Call in sick to work on Friday. For the next few weeks, park yourself in front of the nearest TV and don’t leave until the nets have come down in Atlanta. You won’t want to miss a single game of the 2007 NCAA Tournament –[Read More…]

by March 16, 2007 0 comments Sports

Will the Sixth Time Be the Charm for Georgetown

After five consecutive losses in the quarterfinals of the NCAA tournament, the Hoyas will try to make 2007 the year that they break into the Final Four for the first time since 1999. “The whole issue of getting to that final four has always been a goal here and one[Read More…]

by February 13, 2007 0 comments Sports

No Luck Involved: Hoyas Pummel Irish

News and Notes – Georgetown’s dominant play early featured some up tempo basketball, not often a feature of the more deliberate Princeton offense. As the post-game press conference came to a close, Thompson asked his father, who was standing in the back of the room, if he had anything to[Read More…]

by December 5, 2006 0 comments Sports

Search for Replacements Ruins NCAAs

As the NCAA basketball season comes to a close with the Final Four, we should be analyzing the player and team matchups and celebrating the fact that they made it this far. Instead, with the opening of two high-profile college basketball coaching jobs at this juncture, there are unnecessary distractions[Read More…]

by April 4, 2003 0 comments Sports

GUSA Passes Resolution To Host Basketball On Campus

Citing the need for a better sense of community among Georgetown students, the Student Assembly passed a resolution last Wednesday encouraging “the appropriate university and athletic departments to make necessary steps in an effort to host three regular season (Men’s Basketball) home games for the 2003-04 season on campus in[Read More…]

by January 28, 2003 0 comments Campus News, News

Brunson Leads Defensive-Minded Hoyas to Victory

Coming off one of its poorest shooting performances this season in a loss at Virginia Tech, the Georgetown women’s basketball team regained its rhythm and won in dominant fashion at Pittsburgh, 76-56. Fresh from garnering her third Big East Rookie of the Week award this season, freshman forward Rebekkah Brunson[Read More…]

by January 26, 2001 0 comments Sports