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Sophomore running back Jay Tolliver and the Hoyas' backfield has averaged 78.0 rushing yards per game this season.
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FOOTBALL | Hoyas Fail to Win 4th Straight

The Georgetown football team fell to Colgate University by a score of 38-0 on Oct. 27, ending its three-game winning streak in Patriot League play. Colgate (7-0, 4-0 Patriot League) entered its matchup with Georgetown (4-5, 3-1 Patriot League) as the clear favorite. Colgate has dominated opponents on both sides[Read More…]

by October 31, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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FOOTBALL | Hoyas Earn 1st Patriot League Win Since 2015

The Georgetown football team beat Fordham University 23-11 last Saturday to earn its first conference win of the season. The on the road win halted a four game losing skid and marks Georgetown’s first Patriot League win since October 2015. The Hoyas (2-4, 1-0 Patriot League) saw key contributions from[Read More…]

by October 9, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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The Georgetown football team has gone downhill after an opening day victory, defeated Saturday by the Brown Bears to mark their fourth consecutive loss.

FOOTBALL | Hoyas’ Losing Skid Continues at Brown

The Georgetown football team fell to Brown last Saturday by a score of 35-7. The loss is the team’s second on the road, and its fourth straight, this season. Sophomore running back Jackson Saffold led the Georgetown (1-4)  rushing attack against Brown (1-2, 0-1 Ivy League) with a career-high 82[Read More…]

by October 4, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
SWANSON: Chiefs Burning Through AFC Competition, But Plenty of Season Remains

SWANSON: Chiefs Burning Through AFC Competition, But Plenty of Season Remains

So far this season, the Kansas City Chiefs have played nearly perfect football, which has culminated in a 4-0 start to their season. Led by their sensational second-year quarterback Patrick Mahomes, the Chiefs’ offense has been electric. Currently, the Chiefs share elite company with the Los Angeles Rams; they are[Read More…]

by October 4, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns
Football | Hoyas Cannot Complete Comeback on Homecoming

Football | Hoyas Cannot Complete Comeback on Homecoming

The Georgetown football team’s late comeback fell short on homecoming weekend as the team dropped its third straight to Columbia, 23-15 Saturday. The Hoyas (1-3) had a chance to tie the game in the final seconds, but the Lions (2-0) recorded a sack on fourth down on the goal line[Read More…]

by September 28, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Football | Hoyas Struggle vs. Dartmouth

Football | Hoyas Struggle vs. Dartmouth

The Georgetown football team’s losing streak continued last Saturday as the Hoyas were shut out on the road by Dartmouth, 41-0. The Hoyas (1-2) allowed a season-high 453 total yards and 21 first downs. Senior defensive back Blaise Brown led the defense with 10 tackles, while a trio of sophomore[Read More…]

by September 21, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
SWANSON | A Call for Clarity with NFL Rules

SWANSON | A Call for Clarity with NFL Rules

Following the conclusion of the second week of the NFL season, a new rule change and one abrupt retirement has spurred concern about the state of the league. The first issue at stake, the body weight rule, bars a defender from landing on a quarterback with all his body weight.[Read More…]

by September 21, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Junior quarterback Gunther Johnson passed for 369 yards and four touchdowns in the Hoyas' win over Marist.

FOOTBALL | Offense Sizzles in Season Opener

The Georgetown football team gained over 400 yards of total offense en route to a 39-14 road win over the Marist Red Foxes on Sept. 1. For the third consecutive season, the Hoyas have won their opening contest. Junior quarterback Gunther Johnson completed 26 of 37 passes for 369 yards[Read More…]

by September 7, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
HAMPERS | Fans Should Respect Players’ Retirement From National Teams

HAMPERS | Fans Should Respect Players’ Retirement From National Teams

When France faced Croatia in the World Cup final this July, an estimated 1 billion people — over 13 percent of the world’s population — tuned into the event. This viewership figure dwarfs that of the all-time most-watched American sporting event, Super Bowl XLIX, by a factor of 10 to one.[Read More…]

by September 6, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns
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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