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KARLA LEYJA/THE HOYA
Junior center Jessie Govan tallied two 20-point performances in Georgetown’s first two games while averaging 14.5 rebounds per game. Govan’s efforts earned him a spot on the Big East Weekly Honor Roll. Govan currently leads the conference in rebounding.

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Govan Powers Hoyas to 2nd Straight Win

When the AP Preseason Top-25 rankings were released in late October, Mount St. Mary’s received four votes to belong in the Top-25, while Georgetown received none. Yet the Hoyas’ performance against the Mountaineers on Wednesday night proved voters wrong. The Hoyas defeated the Mount St. Mary’s Mountaineers (0-3) 102-68 in a one-sided affair.[Read More…]

by November 17, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
KARLA LEYJA FOR THE HOYA
Junior forward Marcus Derrickson helped lead the Hoyas to their first win of the 2017-18 season by tallying 20 points and 8 rebounds.

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Score 1st Victory With New Coach Ewing

Patrick Ewing (CAS ’85) won 120 basketball games during his playing days on the Hilltop, yet Sunday’s victory over the Jacksonville Dolphins marked the first win for Ewing as head coach of Georgetown’s men’s basketball. The Hoyas (1-0) defeated the Dolphins (0-2) at the Capital One Arena 73-57 in a[Read More…]

by November 14, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
2017-2018 BASKETBALL PREVIEW

2017-2018 BASKETBALL PREVIEW

  Dismal 2016-17 Season Capped by JTIII Firing An inconsistent season full of ups and downs eventually ended with another postseason absence for the Hoyas, as the team ended 14-18 any while losing 13 games in the Big East.  Georgetown was led by graduate student guard Rodney Pryor and senior[Read More…]

by November 10, 2017 0 comments Basketball Preview 2017-18, Sports
FILE PHOTO: Stanley Dai/THE HOYA
Senior center and co-captain Bradley Hayes averaged 8.7 points per game and 6.7 rebounds per game this season. He appeared in 27 out of 33 games and recorded four double-doubles.

Men’s Basketball | Hayes Returns for 5th Year

Senior center and co-captain Bradley Hayes’ career was supposed to be over, but his surprise announcement on the evening of the men’s basketball banquet informed fans and teammates that he would be returning for a fifth year. The NCAA had awarded him a fifth year of eligibility. During the banquet,[Read More…]

by April 29, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
DANIEL KREYTAK/THE HOYA
Freshman center Jessie Govan scored a career-high 27 points in Georgetown’s 72-64 loss to Seton Hall this past Wednesday.

Men’s Basketball | Govan Scores 27 in Lackluster Loss

What little hope Georgetown fans had that the Georgetown men’s basketball team (14-13, 7-7 Big East) would make the NCAA tournament took a hit Wednesday night when the Hoyas fell to Seton Hall (18-7, 8-5 Big East) by a score of 72-64. In the first game of a stretch where[Read More…]

by February 19, 2016 1 comment Sports

Commentary | Losses Doom NCAA Bid

The Georgetown men’s basketball team’s (14-13, 7-7 Big East) season may not technically be over, but in reality, it is. With showdowns looming against two top-10 teams — No. 8 Xavier (23-3, 11-3 Big East) and No. 1 Villanova (23-3, 12-1 Big East) — as well as a tough road[Read More…]

by February 19, 2016 0 comments Sports

Men’s Basketball | Hoyas Hope to Avenge Loss to Pirates in First of Final Three Home Games

After losing six of its last nine games, the Georgetown men’s basketball team (14-12, 7-6 Big East) finds itself tied for fifth place in the Big East standings. A home game against the Seton Hall Pirates (17-7, 7-5 Big East) is yet another must-win game for the Hoyas if they[Read More…]

by February 17, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
ISABEL BINAMIRA/THE HOYA
Senior center and co-captain Bradley Hayes, left, averages 8.7 points per game and leads the team with 6.8 rebounds per game this season.

Men’s Basketball | GU Preps for Bulldog Battle

No team has experienced a more difficult start to conference play than the Butler men’s basketball team (14-7, 3-6 Big East), and it has since fallen from the rankings despite having been ranked as highly as No. 10 in the country entering Big East play. The Georgetown men’s basketball team[Read More…]

by February 2, 2016 1 comment Sports
Men’s Basketball | GU Fights for 2nd Place

Men’s Basketball | GU Fights for 2nd Place

After a poor late-game performance doomed the Georgetown men’s basketball team (12-8, 5-2 Big East) in its last nonconference game of the season against the University of Connecticut (14-5, 4-2 AAC) in a 68-62 loss, the Hoyas must now turn the page and prepare for their matchup on Tuesday at[Read More…]

by January 26, 2016 1 comment Sports
COMMENTARY | Peak, Govan lead GU Off Bench in Bounce-Back Win

COMMENTARY | Peak, Govan lead GU Off Bench in Bounce-Back Win

After a first-half showing that saw the team finish with more turnovers (10) than made shots (nine), Georgetown (10-6, 3-1 Big East) came out firing in the second half, putting up 46 points and outscoring DePaul (6-10, 0-4 Big East) by 13 en route to a 74-63 victory. Though senior[Read More…]

by January 9, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top