Post Tagged with: "Men’s Basketball"

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
FILE PHOTO: ISABEL BINAMIRA/THE HOYA 
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

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