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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

April 21, 2017 at 12:10 am 0 comments

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 boardRead More

Men’s Basketball Preview 2016-2017

Men’s Basketball Preview 2016-2017

November 11, 2016 at 3:57 am 0 comments

  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 forRead More

FEATURE: Thompson Athletic Center Dedicated

FEATURE: Thompson Athletic Center Dedicated

October 7, 2016 at 12:17 am 0 comments

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 aRead More

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Men’s Basketball | White to Transfer Out of Program

August 18, 2016 at 2:37 pm 0 comments

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 theRead More

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

July 26, 2016 at 11:47 am 0 comments

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 theRead More

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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

April 8, 2016 at 2:25 am 0 comments

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 goesRead More

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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

March 18, 2016 at 1:14 am 0 comments

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 perceiveRead More

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

March 10, 2016 at 11:37 pm 0 comments

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 andRead More

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

March 10, 2016 at 10:48 am 0 comments

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 ofRead More

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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

February 29, 2016 at 11:56 pm 1 comment

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 21-5Read More