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Former Georgetown forward Mikael Hopkins recently signed a professional contract with Istanbul DSI in Turkey. During his four seasons as a Hoya, Hopkins reocorded 629 points and 489 rebounds.

Men’s Basketball | 5 Sign Professional Contracts

The Georgetown men’s basketball program is well-known for producing quality professional players. Centers Henry Sims (COL ’12) and Joshua Smith and forwards Greg Whittington, DaJuan Summers and Mikael Hopkins (COL ’15) will have the opportunity to continue that legacy, as each of them recently signed contracts to play professional basketball.[Read More…]

by September 22, 2015 0 comments Sports

The Hoya Breaks Down the 2015 NBA Draft

As the 2015 NBA Draft rapidly approaches, 30 NBA teams are preparing to choose which players they will select to improve their futures. The Hoya’s sports writers have broken down the most intriguing prospects that are in the draft class, and all the information you need to follow tonight’s picks. Towns,[Read More…]

by June 25, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Uncategorized
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Senior guard Jabril Trawick provided leadership and toughness during his time on the Hilltop.

COMMENTARY | Trawick, Smith and Whittington Pursue NBA Dreams

The 2015 NBA Draft, which will give 60 prospects around the world an opportunity to pursue their dreams as professional basketball players, will begin tonight at 7 PM. Hundreds of players have been working hard to try to prove that they deserve to be one of those 60, and the[Read More…]

by June 25, 2015 0 comments Sports, Uncategorized
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Senior center Joshua Smith who only played seven minutes in Georgetown's game against Eastern Washington, will have match up against Utah's two seven foot centers in tonights' game.

Men’s Basketball | GU to Face Utah in 3rd Round of the NCAA Tournament

PORTLAND, Ore. — Both Utah (25-8, 13-5 Pac-12) and Georgetown (22-10, 12-6 Big East) had pundits doubt them in their second round matchups. Thursday evening, however, both teams proved critics wrong, as the Utes and the Hoyas advanced to the third round of the NCAA tournament. The two teams will[Read More…]

by March 21, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Junior guard D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera scored a game-high 25 points to carry the Hoyas to the semifinals of the Big East tournament.

Men’s Basketball | Smith-Rivera leads GU to 60-55 Win

The Georgetown men’s basketball team had been there before. In postseason games since 2008, the Hoyas have fallen to double-digit seeded teams in games where they were favored to win, including Georgetown’s loss to the 15th-seeded Florida Gulf Coast in the 2013 NCAA tournament and its loss to the 13th-seeded St. John’s[Read More…]

by March 13, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Men’s Basketball | DC Hosts Seton Hall, Senior Day

Men’s Basketball | DC Hosts Seton Hall, Senior Day

Locked in a three-way tie for second place in the Big East, the Georgetown men’s basketball team’s (19-9, 11-6 Big East) last regular season game against Seton Hall (16-13, 6-11 Big East) tomorrow at noon carries huge implications for Big East tournament seeding. Seton Hall has lost seven of its[Read More…]

by March 6, 2015 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top, Uncategorized
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Senior center Joshua Smith scored 15 points and grabbed 11 rebounds for his sixth double-double of the season.

Men’s Basketball | Despite 2nd Half Scare, GU Defeats DePaul

It was a win Al Davis would have approved of. The late Oakland Raiders’ owner was famous for, among other things, coining the phrase “just win, baby,” and that’s exactly what Georgetown’s men’s basketball team (18-8, 10-5) did Saturday night against DePaul (12-16, 6-9 Big East) at Verizon Center. The[Read More…]

by February 22, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Copeland started the game for the Hoyas and finished with 12 points and nine rebounds.

Men’s Basketball | Five Players Score 12 Points in 79-57 Victory

Classes were cancelled Tuesday on the Hilltop as an overnight snowstorm brought traffic in Washington D.C. to a halt. But there was plenty of action Tuesday night inside Verizon Center, where Georgetown (17-8, 9-5 Big East) rode an impressive team performance to take down St. John’s (16-9, 6-7 Big East)[Read More…]

by February 17, 2015 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top
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Senior center Joshua Smith looks to bounce back from a two-rebound performance against Villanova when the team faces Seton Hall today.

Men’s Basketball | GU Grinding to End Recent Slump

Over the past two weeks, the Georgetown men’s basketball team (15-8, 7-5 Big East) suffered three painful losses to Xavier, Providence and Villanova. Each game was characterized by slow starts and prolonged periods of offensive droughts. Now, Head Coach John Thompson III and his team must stop the bleeding Tuesday[Read More…]

by February 10, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Senior center Joshua Smith scored 10 points in the Hoyas’ loss to Xavier on Tuesday night. Smith is averaging 12.5 points per game this season.

Men’s Basketball | Hoyas Face Last-Place Creighton

It is apparently a week of seconds for the No. 21 Georgetown men’s basketball team. On Monday, the Hoyas made their second appearance of the year in the national polls. On Wednesday, the team lost to Xavier for the second time this season. Now, Georgetown (14-6, 6-3 Big East) will[Read More…]

by January 30, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Uncategorized