Post Tagged with: "Chris Wright"

Tournament Hopes Rest With Wright

The fate of an entire season is riding on the health of one tiny bone in a 21-year-old’s left hand. After missing three and a half games, senior point guard Chris Wright is all set to don his No. 4 jersey again and reassume his role as Georgetown’s point guard.[Read More…]

by February 18, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Rodgers, Wright Lead Charge at Villanova

Rodgers, Wright Lead Charge at Villanova

The No. 15 Georgetown women’s basketball team (20-6, 9-4 Big East) is back on after defeating Villanova (15-11, 5-8 Big East) on the road, 60-54, Tuesday night. The win came in the wake of a beating from No. 2 Connecticut last weekend and serves as a valuable recovery for the Hoyas.[Read More…]

by February 17, 2012 0 comments Sports

Hoya Sports: Men’s Basketball

For a Georgetown team that has won one NCAA or NIT game in the last four years, this might seem to be a bad time for a rebuilding year. Just that, however, seems to be in the cards for the Hoyas in the 2011-2012 season. Last year’s upset loss to VCU in the first[Read More…]

by August 27, 2011 0 comments Sports

Broken Bone Leads to NCAA Heartbreak

With a hot beginning, a momentum-building middle and an inglorious end, the story of the 2010-2011 Hoyas was many things. It was a story of streaks. Head Coach John Thompson III’s team won eight straight to begin the year but lost five of nine to dig itself an early Big[Read More…]

by April 29, 2011 0 comments Sports

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Seniors Bid Fond Farewell At Banquet

“In many ways, a new era starts tomorrow.” Those words were delivered by Head Coach John Thompson III at the Georgetown men’s basketball program’s annual end-of-season banquet, held on Tuesday evening in Leavey Ballroom. Players, coaches, fans, Georgetown administrators, athletic department staff and other guests gathered to wrap a ceremonial[Read More…]

by April 15, 2011 0 comments Sports
VCU Deals Georgetown Third Straight NCAA Loss

VCU Deals Georgetown Third Straight NCAA Loss

CHICAGO – So end the college careers of Chris Wright and Austin Freeman. Along with fellow seniors Julian Vaughn and Ryan Dougherty, the two guards played their final game in a Georgetown uniform on Friday. The sixth-seeded Hoyas abruptly exited the NCAA tournament with their fifth consecutive loss, a 74-56[Read More…]

by March 19, 2011 0 comments Sports

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas to Open NCAAs Against USC or VCU

After 31 games, the Hoyas — and 67 other teams — have a clean slate. Senior point guard Chris Wright and his previously broken left hand have been cleared to play, and Georgetown (21-10, 10-8 Big East) will travel to Chicago as the Southwest Region’s No. 6 seed to take[Read More…]

by March 14, 2011 0 comments Sports
MEN’S BASKETBALL | Huskies Eliminate Hoyas From Big East Tournament

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Huskies Eliminate Hoyas From Big East Tournament

NEW YORK – Playing without senior guard Chris Wright, the Hoyas displayed weaknesses that had little to do with his absence. Junior guard Jason Clark and senior guard Austin Freeman brought some life back to the offense, scoring 23 and 20 points, respectively, but another dismal afternoon for senior forward[Read More…]

by March 7, 2011 0 comments Sports
MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Feeling the Pain

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Feeling the Pain

Even when Chris Wright’s left hand has a fully functioning third metacarpal, Georgetown has weaknesses. The Hoyas occasionally fall in love with the three, even when it isn’t going down. They have trouble preventing elite scorers like Marshon Brooks and Kemba Walker from having banner games. The frontcourt isn’t good[Read More…]

by March 7, 2011 0 comments Sports

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Fall Flat at Cincy, Still Get Bye in Big Easts

As senior guard Chris Wright’s left hand continues to get better, the rest of the Hoyas continue to get worse. Despite backing into a first-round bye and the No. 8 seed in the Big East tournament – thanks to a West Virginia win and a Connecticut loss – Georgetown (21-9,[Read More…]

by March 5, 2011 0 comments Sports