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Former NFL commissioner and Georgetown Board of Directors Vice Chair Paul Tagliabue (COL ’62) discussed the process of hiring Patrick Ewing (COL ’85) as men’s basketball team head coach.

Q&A: Former NFL Commissioner on JTIII, Ewing

The university fired former men’s basketball team Head Coach John Thompson III March 23, ending his 13 years of leadership. Ten days later, the university hired Patrick Ewing (COL ’85), who helped Georgetown win the 1984 NCAA championship, following a hiring process led by Athletic Director Lee Reed and board[Read More…]

by April 21, 2017 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Men’s Basketball Preview 2016-2017

Men’s Basketball Preview 2016-2017

  Rodney Pryor’s Long Journey to the Hilltop Now, entering his sixth season and his fourth new college, the 24-year old senior guard wants to make the most of his final collegiate season. Being the oldest on the team, Pryor has already become a leader on his new team for[Read More…]

FEATURE: Thompson Athletic Center Dedicated

FEATURE: Thompson Athletic Center Dedicated

Two years after breaking ground on the $62-million Thompson Athletic Center, the Georgetown community gathered to dedicate the campus’ new five-floor athletic facility. The facility serves as a marked improvement for more than 800 of the school’s athletes, giving them access to luxurious locker rooms, theatre-style film rooms and a[Read More…]

by October 7, 2016 0 comments Sports
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Men’s Basketball | White to Transfer Out of Program

After missing all but seven of the 33 games in the 2015-16 basketball season, junior forward Paul White will transfer, per a press release Thursday. In those seven games, White averaged just 9.6 minutes per game and 1.6 points per game. The 6-foot-8 forward was an integral part of the[Read More…]

by August 18, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Basketball | Hoyas to Square Off Against Ducks in Non-Conference Tournament

The Georgetown men’s basketball team is one step closer to beginning its 2016-17 season, with the brackets for the 33rd Maui Jim Maui Invitational announced Tuesday morning. The Hoyas are slated to face the Oregon Ducks, with the winner moving on to face the winner of the game between the[Read More…]

by July 26, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Former NBA star Allen Iverson averaged a program record of 23 points per game during his two-year career at Georgetown.

Commentary | Iverson Leaves Lasting Legacy

Allen Iverson, former Georgetown basketball player and NBA star, was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame on Monday. Iverson is many things: a former NBA MVP, an NBA All-Star, a Philadelphia sports icon, an alleged thug, a pioneer of the modern game — and the list goes[Read More…]

by April 8, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Senior guard and co-captain D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera finished his senior season with a team-high 16.2 points per game, 4.5 assists per game and 3.6 rebounds per game.

Commentary | Hoyas’ High Expectations Flounder

Voices echoed down hallways and balls bounced in the background in McDonough Arena. It was Media Day in October, and the outlook for the Georgetown men’s basketball season was strong. “As many players as we have returning and with the group we have, I think we’re better than people perceive[Read More…]

by March 18, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Men’s Basketball | Hoyas End Big East Tournament Run With 81-67 Loss to Wildcats

Georgetown’s season is likely over, but it didn’t end without a good fight. The men’s basketball team (15-18, 8-12 Big East) fought until the final horn against the No. 3 Villanova (28-4, 17-2 Big East) before falling 81-67 on Thursday. The Hoyas held the Wildcats’ high-powered offense to just 28 points and[Read More…]

by March 10, 2016 0 comments Sports - Top

Men’s Basketball | Hoyas Advance to Quarterfinals of Big East Tournament

Losing six games in a row was all the Georgetown men’s basketball team (15-17, 8-11 Big East) could take before its defense and offense finally came back to life against DePaul (9-23, 3-16 Big East) in a 68-51 win Wednesday night at Madison Square Garden. In the first round of[Read More…]

by March 10, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Sophomore forward Isaac Copeland scored three foul shots in the final seconds of regulation to send the game into overtime in Georgetown's eventual 90-87 loss to Butler on Saturday.

Men’s Basketball | Hoyas’ Comeback Bid Falls Short in OT Against Bulldogs

Down 75-59 with 4:25 left in the second half, the Georgetown men’s basketball team (14-15, 7-9 Big East) had a very low chance of getting a win on Senior Day against Butler (19-9, 8-8 Big East). Although the Hoyas did lose 90-87 in the end, they put together a 21-5[Read More…]

by February 29, 2016 1 comment Sports