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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
MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Drop to 8th in Conference After Loss to Pirates

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Drop to 8th in Conference After Loss to Pirates

After jumping out to an early double-digit lead, the Georgetown men’s basketball team lost 74-61 to No. 13 Seton Hall on Saturday afternoon. The Hoyas’ record fell to 12-5 overall and 2-4  in Big East play. Georgetown took care of the ball on offense at the beginning of the game[Read More…]

by January 15, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

MEN’S BASKETBALL | GU Blows Double-Digit Lead, Loses Big East Opener to Butler in 2OT

After jumping ahead to an 18-point lead at halftime, the Georgetown men’s basketball team fell to the Butler Bulldogs 91-89 in double overtime at the Capital One Arena on Wednesday. Georgetown (10-2, 0-1 Big East ) dominated the first half of play, garnering a double-digit lead in the first 10 minutes[Read More…]

by December 29, 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

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
CLAIRE SOISSON/THE HOYA
Freshman forward Marcus Derrickson scored 10 points and grabbed four rebounds in Georgetown’s win over Creighton on Tuesday night.

Men’s Basketball | Smith-Rivera Leads Late Rally

Statistics usually give a fairly accurate indication of how a game played out: who won, who lost, whether it was close or not — the list goes on. With 2:32 left in the game against Creighton University (14-7, 5-3 Big East), the Georgetown men’s basketball team (13-8, 6-2 Big East)[Read More…]

by January 29, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Men’s Basketball | GU Looks to Take First Place in Big East Against Villanova

A 20-point blowout, a court storming and several media write-ups and TV spiels later, the 2014-15 Georgetown men’s basketball team (11-6, 4-1 Big East) sat atop the Big East after defeating then-No. 4 Villanova (15-2, 5-0 Big East) at home in a statement conference win. Almost a year to the[Read More…]

by January 15, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Men’s Basketball | Smith-Rivera Leads GU in Victory Over St. John’s

The Georgetown men’s basketball team (11-6, 4-1 Big East) notched a decisive victory over St. John’s (7-11, 0-5 Big East) by a final score of 93-73 Wednesday night at Madison Square Garden. Senior guard and co-captain D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera matched his career-high 33 points on 11-of-16 shooting and also had six[Read More…]

by January 14, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Men’s Basketball | GU Earns Close Victory Over Charlotte

It was another nerve-wracking game against a small-conference team Tuesday night, but the Georgetown men’s basketball team (7-5) managed to hang on for a tense 62-59 win over Charlotte (2-9) at Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte, N.C. After losing its last two games to Monmouth (9-3) and North Carolina-Asheville (7-5),[Read More…]

by December 23, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Men’s Basketball | GU Escapes with Win After Furious Late Rally

What appeared to be an easy nonconference win against a small-conference opponent in North Carolina-Wilmington (5-1) wound up being a tense nail-biter. The Georgetown men’s basketball team (6-3) escaped with an 87-82 win after leading by as many as 25 points. After getting off to a slow start, the Hoyas[Read More…]

by December 12, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top