Post Tagged with: "Football"

Star Raider Trio to Test Parrish, Hoya Defense

This Saturday, the Hoyas will face another top Patriot League squad and the top rushing team in the Patriot League. Averaging an incredible 227 rushing yards per game, Colgate’s powerful ground game is led by junior tailback Nate Eachus and senior quarterback Greg Sullivan. The Raiders’ number-one receiver has been[Read More…]

by October 1, 2010 0 comments Sports

Darby’s Play Aids League Title Hopes

“The heartbeat of a football team is the quarterback position, and I think everyone who has any intelligence about the game understands you must have consistency at that position to be a championship team.” This is the response that Ron Jaworski, the legendary quarterback of the Philadelphia Eagles and commentator[Read More…]

by October 1, 2010 0 comments Sports

How Long’s It Been? GU Beats Crusaders

Patriot League contenders, beware. Georgetown’s victory over defending champion Holy Cross showed that the upstart Hoyas are for real.   Georgetown (3-1, 2-0 Patriot League) defeated Holy Cross (1-3, 0-1 Patriot League) 17-7 at MultiSport Facility to maintain its place at the top of the conference standings and record its[Read More…]

by September 28, 2010 0 comments Sports

It’s Been So Long

After last year at Georgetown, the words victory and football rarely found themselves in the same sentence. Yet, after talks of cutting the 136-year-old program, time has been a saving grace. This season has proven more than the team’s worth – it has showcased their recently harnessed talent.After a winless[Read More…]

by September 28, 2010 0 comments Opinion

Fourth-Quarter Surge Gives Hoyas Homecoming Victory

Patriot League contenders, beware. Georgetown’s victory over defending champion Holy Cross showed that the upstart Hoyas are for real.   Georgetown (3-1, 2-0 Patriot League) defeated Holy Cross (1-3, 0-1 Patriot League) 17-7 at Multi-Sport Field to maintain its place at the top of the conference standings and record its[Read More…]

by September 25, 2010 0 comments Sports

History Awaits if Defensive Unit Can Turn the Corner

In order to defeat the reigning Patriot League Champions and accomplish something Georgetown has not done in 10 years, the team will need its offensive and defensive leaders to step up. The Hoyas need to stop the Holy Cross passing attack and must have a powerful running and passing game[Read More…]

by September 24, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

Patenaude Changing the Offensive Culture on Hilltop

On Dec. 3, 2009, Hofstra University announced it was cutting its football program due to a lack of funding. While this decision severely altered the athletic landscape at Hofstra, the effects of that decision are starting to be felt on the Hilltop.   When the Hofstra football program was discontinued,[Read More…]

by September 24, 2010 0 comments Sports

Smith Concerned With Injury Risk

As part of the Georgetown University Sports Industry Management Graduate Program’s Speaker Series, NFL Players Association executive director DeMaurice Smith addressed an audience of more than 300 at the Lohrfink Auditorium in the Rafik B. Hariri Building on Tuesday night. With students, professionals and members of several national media outlets[Read More…]

by September 24, 2010 0 comments Sports

Leaders Need to Step Up in New Haven Clash

Facing possibly its toughest test of the season so far, the Hoyas need their top players to shine this Sunday against Yale. On the offensive side of the ball, the Hoyas will need strong play from junior quarterback Scott Darby and senior running back Philip Oladeji. Junior defensive back Wayne[Read More…]

by September 17, 2010 0 comments Uncategorized

Yale Awaits Undefeated GU

At 2-0 (1-0 Patriot League), the Hoyas may be off to their best start in over 10 years, but don’t expect this group to get complacent. Head Coach Kevin Kelly is certainly excited about the Hoyas’ thrilling 28-24 victory over Patriot League powerhouse Lafayette last weekend, but he has his[Read More…]

by September 17, 2010 0 comments Sports, Uncategorized