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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
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Senior center and co-captain Bradley Hayes emerged as a starter this season, averaging 8.5 points and 6.6 rebounds per game.

Men’s Basketball | Hoyas Host Bulldogs on Senior Day

This season’s Senior Day for the men’s basketball team (14-14, 7-8 Big East) will be a far cry from the Senior Day of last season — both in terms of where the team is this year and in terms of the seniors themselves. As Georgetown prepares to take on Butler[Read More…]

by February 26, 2016 2 comments Sports
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Senior guard and co-captain D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera leads Georgetown in scoring with 16.3 points per game.

Commentary | GU’s Talent Falls Short in 2015-16

By now, everyone has taken off the rose-colored glasses. Fans and pundits alike see the Georgetown men’s basketball team’s (14-14, 7-8 Big East) season for what it truly is — or perhaps more aptly, was — and recognize that the postseason is all but a pipe dream. No. 8 Xavier[Read More…]

by February 23, 2016 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top

Men’s Basketball | Hoyas Drop to .500 After Loss to Musketeers

Though the Georgetown men’s basketball team (14-14, 7-8 Big East) trailed by just two points at halftime in Saturday’s home game against No. 8 Xavier (24-3, 12-3 Big East), Xavier outscored Georgetown 53-37 in the second half, leading to an 88-70 loss. The Hoyas did not put up much of[Read More…]

by February 22, 2016 2 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Freshman center Jessie Govan scored a career-high 27 points in Georgetown’s 72-64 loss to Seton Hall this past Wednesday.

Men’s Basketball | Govan Scores 27 in Lackluster Loss

What little hope Georgetown fans had that the Georgetown men’s basketball team (14-13, 7-7 Big East) would make the NCAA tournament took a hit Wednesday night when the Hoyas fell to Seton Hall (18-7, 8-5 Big East) by a score of 72-64. In the first game of a stretch where[Read More…]

by February 19, 2016 1 comment Sports

Commentary | Losses Doom NCAA Bid

The Georgetown men’s basketball team’s (14-13, 7-7 Big East) season may not technically be over, but in reality, it is. With showdowns looming against two top-10 teams — No. 8 Xavier (23-3, 11-3 Big East) and No. 1 Villanova (23-3, 12-1 Big East) — as well as a tough road[Read More…]

by February 19, 2016 0 comments Sports

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
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Senior guard and co-captain D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera was second in points with 18 in Georgetown’s previous 73-69 loss to Providence on Jan. 30.

Men’s Basketball | GU Aims to Hold On to Third Place in Big East

With the regular season winding down and the Georgetown men’s basketball team’s (14-11, 7-5 Big East) NCAA Tournament hopes gradually fading away with it, each game remaining on its schedule has become more important. Next up for the Hoyas is a trip to Providence, R.I. to face the Providence Friars[Read More…]

by February 12, 2016 1 comment Sports