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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
MEN’S BASKETBALL | Derrickson Leads Hoyas to Conference Win on Road

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Derrickson Leads Hoyas to Conference Win on Road

Hoya fans from the days of Hoya Paranoia will always remember the famed words from legendary head coach John Thompson Jr. after ending Syracuse’s 57-game winning streak on Feb. 12, 1980: “Manley Field House is officially closed.” In today’s Big East, closing Butler’s Hinkle Fieldhouse has quickly become a Georgetown[Read More…]

by February 16, 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
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MEN’S BASKETBALL | Last-Minute Woe Costs GU in OT Loss to Xavier

Despite a four-point lead over No. 6 Xavier with 38 seconds left in regulation, the Georgetown men’s basketball team could not finish the upset, as it fell 96-91 in overtime Saturday night. The Hoyas (13-9, 3-9 Big East) are in eighth place in the Big East, 6½ games behind No.[Read More…]

by February 6, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
SUBUL MALIK/THE HOYA
Sophomore guard Jagan Mosely tallied 7 points off the bench for the Hoyas on 3 of 5 shooting, as the team fell 85-77 to the Creighton Bluejays.

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Fall to Bluejays Despite Late-Game Comeback

The Georgetown men’s basketball team lost to the Creighton Bluejays 85-77 Saturday night at the CenturyLink Center Omaha in Omaha, Neb. The loss marks the second straight drop for the Hoyas, who now have lost seven of 10 games in Big East play and fall to 13-8 for the season.[Read More…]

by January 30, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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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