Post Tagged with: "Georgetown Hoyas"

COMMENTARY | Ewing’s 1st Season Leaves More to Be Desired

COMMENTARY | Ewing’s 1st Season Leaves More to Be Desired

In Head Coach Patrick Ewing’s (CAS ’85) first season coaching the program that he led to its only national championship in 1984, the Hoyas did not rise to the spotlight brought upon them by their Hall of Fame coach. Though the Georgetown men’s basketball team improved to a 15-15 overall[Read More…]

by March 23, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
AMANDA VAN ORDEN
Freshman forward Jamorko Pickett scored a career high with 21 points in Georgetown’s 89-77 loss to Xavier last Wednesday.

MEN’S BASKETBALL | GU Falters Late, Falls to No. 4 Xavier

After a back-and-forth battle with No. 4 Xavier in the first half of Wednesday’s contest at Capital One Arena, the Georgetown men’s basketball team struggled to keep pace after the break, ultimately losing 89-77. Following two straight wins, Georgetown fell to 15-11 overall and 5-10 in Big East play. Head[Read More…]

by February 23, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
SHEEL PATEL FOR THE HOYA
Junior forward Marcus Derrickson's three-pointer with 3.9 seconds left proved to be the game-winner as Georgetown defeated Seton Hall 83-80 last Saturday at Capital One Arena.

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Derrickson’s Game-Winning 3-Pointer Lifts Hoyas Over Pirates

Junior forward Marcus Derrickson’s three-pointer with 4.5 seconds remaining led the Georgetown men’s basketball team to a last-second 83-80 win over Seton Hall on Saturday afternoon.  The win against the former No.13 Pirates came when it was most needed, as the Hoyas had lost their previous four games. “They’re all[Read More…]

by February 12, 2018 1 comment 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
RICHARD SCHOFIELD/THE HOYA
Junior forward Marcus Derrickson scored a career-high 27 points while grabbing 11 rebounds in Georgetown's 93-86 double-overtime victory against St. John's.

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Led by Derrickson, Hoyas Defeat Red Storm in 2OT Thriller

Up five points with 15 seconds to go in the first overtime, St. John’s — still searching for its first Big East win — had over a 90 percent probability of pulling out a victory, according to ESPN. Georgetown junior forward Marcus Derrickson missed a deep three from the wing,[Read More…]

by January 22, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Georgetown Dining Offers Basketball Tickets in Meal Plan Raffle

Georgetown Dining will offer student section tickets to Georgetown men’s basketball games to students purchasing meal plans this fall. As an incentive to encourage the use of meal plans, the first 30 juniors or seniors who purchase a meal plan between Aug. 29 and Sept. 12 will receive a student[Read More…]

by September 6, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News
FOOTBALL | Hoyas Can’t Establish Ground Game, Lose 34-14

FOOTBALL | Hoyas Can’t Establish Ground Game, Lose 34-14

Fading hopes of in-conference redemption for the Georgetown football team were all but extinguished Saturday in a 34-14 loss to Colgate. The Hoyas (1-7, 0-2 Patriot League) dropped their sixth straight game this season as Colgate (3-5, 2-1 Patriot League) outplayed and overpowered the Georgetown defense on the Hoyas’ home field. Promising developments on[Read More…]

by October 29, 2013 0 comments Sports
MEN’S SOCCER | Hoyas Depth on Display in 6-0 Rout

MEN’S SOCCER | Hoyas Depth on Display in 6-0 Rout

A dominant second half and two penalty kick goals from the Hoyas’ star player led to a 6-0 rout of DePaul (4-9-2, 0-5-1) on Wednesday at Shaw field. No. 9 Georgetown (11-3-1, 4-1-1 Big East) heated up in the second half despite plummeting temperatures, scoring four times. The game improves the team’s[Read More…]

by October 25, 2013 0 comments Sports
MEN’S BASKETBALL | Smith Granted Two Years of Eligibility

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Smith Granted Two Years of Eligibility

Although the season hasn’t even started, Georgetown scored a huge win this week. Huge in every sense of the word. The NCAA has granted two full years of eligibility — effective immediately — to junior center Josh Smith, who transferred to the Hilltop from UCLA after leaving the Bruins in November[Read More…]

by October 25, 2013 0 comments Sports
MALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR

MALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR

It’s the middle of May, and Yates Field House has become a ghost town. With the usual flocks of undergraduates home for the summer, a smattering of seniors litter the basketball courts, tossing up jumpers in defiance of the fact that they’re closer to their days as investment bankers or[Read More…]

by May 16, 2013 0 comments Sports