Post Tagged with: "Men’s Basketball"

Commentary | Hoyas Need to Recreate Offensive Production

After struggling to produce offensively for several games, sophomore forward Isaac Copeland broke out for a career-high 23 points against St. John’s (7-18, 0-12 Big East) on Monday, helping the Georgetown men’s basketball team (14-11, 7-5 Big East) break a three-game losing skid. Perhaps more importantly, Copeland’s resurgence came during[Read More…]

by February 12, 2016 0 comments Sports

Men’s Basketball | GU Topples St. John’s in 92-67 Win

The premier offensive threats of the Georgetown men’s basketball team (14-11, 7-5 Big East) rarely have good games all on the same night. However, Monday night was an exception, as the Hoyas defeated the St. John’s Red Storm (7-18, 0-12 Big East) 92-67. Behind a career-high 23 points from sophomore[Read More…]

by February 9, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Uncategorized
CLAIRE SOISSON/THE HOYA
Sophomore forward Isaac Copeland led Georgetown with 18 points in the team’s 69-61 loss to Seton Hall Saturday night. It was Copeland’s second double-digit performance in the past seven games.

COMMENTARY | Poor Offense Plagues Hoyas

For much of this season, the Georgetown men’s basketball team (14-11, 6-5 Big East) has attributed its inconsistencies to its defensive shortcomings. While that has held true most of the time, this team has once again failed offensively, losing 69-61 to the Seton Hall Pirates (17-6, 7-4 Big East) Saturday[Read More…]

by February 9, 2016 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top, Uncategorized
DANIEL KREYTAK/THE HOYA
Sophomore guard L.J. Peak scored a season-high 22 points against Butler and is one of two Hoyas averaging double digits in points per game with 10.8.

Men’s Basketball | GU Seeks Key Conference Win

After suffering a tough loss to Butler (15-7, 4-6 Big East) Tuesday night, the Georgetown men’s basketball team (13-10, 6-4 Big East) looks to get back on track Saturday night on the road against Seton Hall (16-6, 6-4 Big East). The Pirates, led by Head Coach Kevin Willard, are enjoying[Read More…]

by February 5, 2016 1 comment Sports

Commentary | GU Hunts for At-Large Bid

With just eight games left in the season, the Georgetown men’s basketball team (13-10, 6-4 Big East) finds itself three games out of first place in the Big East and extremely far off the NCAA Tournament bubble. The tournament committee takes 36 at-large bids — teams that didn’t win their[Read More…]

by February 5, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Men’s Basketball | GU’s Defense Allows Another Career-High Performance

For the first time this season, the Georgetown men’s basketball team (13-10, 6-4 Big East) allowed an opponent to make more than 50 percent of its shots from the field, losing to Butler (15-7, 4-6 Big East) 87-76 on Tuesday night. But it was not the first time this season[Read More…]

by February 3, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Men’s Basketball | Dunn, Bentil Hand Loss to the Hoyas

It was too little, too late for the Georgetown men’s basketball team (13-9, 6-3 Big East) as it could not mount a late comeback on Saturday night at the Verizon Center, falling to No. 10 Providence (18-4, 6-3 Big East). The loss drops the Hoyas to a tie for third[Read More…]

by February 2, 2016 0 comments Sports
ISABEL BINAMIRA/THE HOYA
Senior center and co-captain Bradley Hayes, left, averages 8.7 points per game and leads the team with 6.8 rebounds per game this season.

Men’s Basketball | GU Preps for Bulldog Battle

No team has experienced a more difficult start to conference play than the Butler men’s basketball team (14-7, 3-6 Big East), and it has since fallen from the rankings despite having been ranked as highly as No. 10 in the country entering Big East play. The Georgetown men’s basketball team[Read More…]

by February 2, 2016 1 comment Sports
Commentary | Defense Struggles Against Star Guards

Commentary | Defense Struggles Against Star Guards

Covering two star players proved to be too much for a defense that has struggled most of the season against elite guards, as the Georgetown men’s basketball team (13-9, 6-3 Big East) could not rally against No. 10 Providence (18-4, 6-3 Big East) in a home loss Saturday night. The[Read More…]

by February 2, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
CLAIRE SOISSON/THE HOYA
Senior guard and co-captain D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera scored 19 points against Creighton, including seven in the last 92 seconds of the game.

Men’s Basketball | GU Defense Braces for Providence

After a thrilling 74-73 comeback win against Creighton (14-7, 5-3 Big East) Tuesday night, the Georgetown men’s basketball team (13-8, 6-2 Big East) will now will host No. 10 Providence (17-4, 5-3 Big East) Saturday at Verizon Center for a rare weekend night game. Georgetown is currently in a two-way[Read More…]

by January 29, 2016 1 comment Sports