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AMANDA VAN ORDER/THE HOYA
Junior guard Dionna White scored 33 points and grabbed 11 rebounds in Georgetown's 69-66 loss to Duquesne on Monday. White went 11-13 at the free throw line.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | GU Falls to Duquesne in 2nd Round of NIT

After securing a double-digit victory against Delaware in the opening round of the Women’s National Invitational Tournament, Georgetown women’s basketball found itself in a position it had not been in since 2009: the second round of the WNIT. The Duquesne Dukes were next on the docket and were set to[Read More…]

by March 21, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Dominate in Regular Season Finale

The Georgetown women’s basketball team blew out the Providence Friars 74-48 on Sunday night. The win in the Hoyas’ regular season finale put them at 14-14 in the regular season and 9-9 in Big East conference play. They finished the regular season in a tie for No. 5 in the[Read More…]

by March 1, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
ANNA KOVACEVICH/THE HOYA
Junior guard Dionna White scored 33 points in Georgetown’s win against DePaul last Friday and 27 points in Saturday’s loss to Marquette. Her efforts were enough to win Big East Player of the Week honors.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | GU Defeats Big East Leader DePaul

As the Hoyas embarked on their most difficult road stretch of the season, one thing became certain: The team would have to put forth its best performance against the top two seeds in the Big East to have any chance of pulling off wins. Georgetown did just that last weekend[Read More…]

by February 23, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
CAROLINE PAPPAS/THE HOYA
The Georgetown women's basketball team fell to 7th in the Big East with Sunday's loss to St. John's, marking

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Fall to 7th in Big East With Loss to Red Storm

On Sunday, the Georgetown women’s basketball team fell to the St. John’s team with a score of 63-71, pushing the Hoyas to seventh in the Big East with four games left to go before the Big East Tournament. When the two teams last played on Jan. 12, St. John’s (15-11,[Read More…]

by February 14, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
WILL CROMARTY/THE HOYA
Senior guard DiDi Burton currently leads the Hoyas with four assists per game. The Hoyas won their first consecutive Big East games last weekend against Butler and Xavier.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | GU Notches 1st Consecutive Big East Victories

In its two away games last weekend, the Georgetown women’s basketball team secured critical victories against Butler and Xavier. The games marked the Hoyas’ first back-to-back wins in conference play and their third win in the last four games, pushing them to 10-11 overall and 5-6 in the Big East.[Read More…]

by February 2, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
CAROLINE PAPPAS/THE HOYA
Senior forward Cynthia Petke tallied a career-high 26 points as well as 13 rebounds in Friday's win over Marquette.  The senior followed up the performance with a game-high 24 points against DePaul on Sunday, enough to earn her Big East Player of the Week honors.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | GU Powers Past Marquette, Falls to DePaul

After dropping four of five games to begin the new year and seeing its ranking plummet to eighth in the Big East, the Georgetown women’s basketball team flipped the season’s script with an 85-58 victory over top-seeded Marquette last Friday, only to fall 78-62 to DePaul on Sunday. The Marquette[Read More…]

by January 23, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
CAROLINE PAPPAS/THE HOYA
Junior guard Dionna White, left, leads the team with 17.6 points per game and ranks second with 7.0 rebounds per game. White scored her 1,000th point against FIU on Wednesday.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | White Scores 1,000th Point, Hoyas Improve to 4-3

After dropping three straight games and seeing their record dip below .500, the Georgetown women’s basketball team bounced back to 4-3 by defeating Northwestern and Florida International University this week. The Hoyas’ thrilling 55-54 win over Northwestern proved to be their only bright spot during their stay in Nashville for[Read More…]

by December 1, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Coach of the Year: Adair Turns Team Around

When Natasha Adair was named head coach of the College of Charleston’s women’s basketball team in May 2012, she took over a program that had finished its 2011-2012 campaign at 7-23 — the team’s second losing record in as many seasons. Two years later, when Adair made the decision to[Read More…]

by April 29, 2016 0 comments Year in Review 2015-2016
CLAIRE SOISSON/THE HOYA
Freshman guard Dionna White was tied for top Georgetown scorer with 14.5 points per game and led her team in rebounds with 6.1 per game during her breakout freshman season.

COMMENTARY: Adair Leads Team Revival

Last year, the Georgetown women’s basketball team (16-14, 9-9 Big East) only won four games, finishing with a disappointing 4-27 record in Head Coach Natasha Adair’s inaugural season. This year, it took the Hoyas less than a month to surpass their win total from last season. Georgetown was victorious in[Read More…]

by March 22, 2016 1 comment Sports

Women’s Basketball | GU Falls to Rutgers in WNIT

The Georgetown women’s basketball team (16-14, 9-9 Big East) fell to Rutgers (19-14, 8-10 Big 10) in a heartbreaking 57-55 loss in the first round of the Women’s National Invitational Tournament on Thursday evening. A buzzer-beating layup from Rutgers’ senior guard/forward Kahleah Copper sealed the victory for the Scarlet Knights.[Read More…]

by March 18, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top