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EDITORIAL: Our Closing Thoughts

In an eventful year for the university, Washington, D.C., and nation, topics from the protection of free speech to ensuring affordability to the basketball program to the university’s role in the current political landscape predominated campus dialogue. As the editorial board reflects on these issues, one thing is clear: It[Read More…]

by April 28, 2017 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top
John Thompson III Fired After 2 Consecutive Losing Seasons

John Thompson III Fired After 2 Consecutive Losing Seasons

After losing two consecutive seasons without any postseason play, Head Coach John Thompson III has been fired from his position in the men’s basketball program, according to a statement released by the university Thursday. Thompson’s dismissal comes after the worst four-year stretch in his 13-year tenure, where he missed the[Read More…]

by March 24, 2017 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top

EDITORIAL: Georgetown Basketball Must Confront Off-Court Issues

If six consecutive losses and two straight losing seasons are not enough to irredeemably smear Georgetown basketball’s national reputation, Hoya fans have another reason to be dispirited. The university’s lackluster response to an increasingly embarrassing performance demonstrates that the program’s woes extend far beyond the court. Exasperation with the basketball[Read More…]

by March 17, 2017 2 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Pitt Hands Georgetown Worst Loss in Almost 40 Years

Georgetown has struggled on offense all season. Tuesday night, the Hoyas found out what happens when defense abandons them, too. No. 19 Georgetown (10-3, 0-2 Big East) suffered its worst loss since 1974 and worst home loss since 1971, a 73-45 clobbering at the hands of unranked Pittsburgh (13-3, 1-2 Big East).[Read More…]

by January 9, 2013 0 comments Sports