Post Tagged with: "Men’s Basketball"

Hoyas Bounce Back, Knock Off Pittsburgh on the Road

PITTSBURGH – On Sunday, Georgetown junior guard Chris Wright, hampered by foul trouble and poor shooting, struggled against Villanova, managing just six points. Three days later the Hoyas’ captain washed away any memories of that performance, scoring a game-high 27 points to lead No. 12 Georgetown (14-3, 5-2 Big East)[Read More…]

by January 20, 2010 0 comments Sports

Hoyas Continue Brutal Stretch at No. 9 Pitt

Major League Baseball uses the term “Hot Stove League,” to describe its action-packed offseason. For No. 12 Georgetown (13-3, 4-2), it’s in the midst of its own hot stove league and there’s no end in sight. Three days removed from a tough road loss in Philadelphia to No. 4 Villanova,[Read More…]

by January 20, 2010 0 comments Sports

Second-Half Comeback Falls Short in Hoyas’ Loss to No. 4 Wildcats

PHILADELPHIA – The Big East is noted for its physical style of play, and Sunday’s matchup between No. 11 Georgetown and No. 4 Villanova did not disappoint. The two teams combined for 52 personal fouls in a slugfest that had more contact than some boxing matches, as Villanova outlasted the[Read More…]

by January 17, 2010 0 comments Sports
Freshmen Mistakes Hurt Hoyas in Loss

Freshmen Mistakes Hurt Hoyas in Loss

PHILADELPHIA – Two years ago, the Hoyas were the Cardiac Kids, winning games in the closing seconds on their way to a conference title. This year, they might just be the Comeback Kids. A week after surmounting a 15-point halftime deficit in a win over Connecticut, No. 11 Georgetown (13-3,[Read More…]

by January 17, 2010 0 comments Sports

Hoyas Capsize Pirates at Verizon

Before a marquee game against No. 4 Villanova, a team full of talented guards, the No. 11 Hoyas proved that they too have a backcourt trio to be reckoned with. Georgetown’s starting guards combined for 57 points on 71 percent shooting to lead the Hoyas (13-2, 4-1 Big East) to[Read More…]

by January 16, 2010 0 comments Sports

Hoyas Must Be On Guard for Villanova’s Reynolds

No. 4 Villanova will have plenty of weapons ready when No. 11 Georgetown comes calling Sunday afternoon, but none are more deadly than Scottie Reynolds. The Wildcats (15-1, 4-0 Big East) have four guards that score over nine points per game which Georgetown (13-2, 4-1 Big East) must be aware[Read More…]

by January 16, 2010 0 comments Sports

Freeman Keys Second-Half Surge as Hoyas Top Huskies

As Georgetown’s players left the court all smiles to a standing ovation, the majority of Verizon Center’s 15,654 fans could be heard chanting two simple words: Austin Freeman. Trailing by as many as 19 in the first half, No. 12 Georgetown (12-2, 3-1 Big East) stormed back in the second[Read More…]

by January 9, 2010 0 comments Sports

Comeback Proves Hoyas Are Growing Up

Heading into the locker room at halftime, Georgetown appeared to be overmatched by a fast-paced UConn team that had asserted its will on both ends of the floor. Walking off the court after an improbable 72-69 victory, however, Austin Freeman and the Hoyas proved that the complexion of a game[Read More…]

by January 9, 2010 0 comments Sports

Hoyas Fall to 3-Point-Happy Golden Eagles

MILWAUKEE, Wis. – Marquette finally got the monkey off its back. After losing back-to-back games in the closing seconds to No. 8 West Virginia and No. 6 Villanova, Marquette held on to beat a top-15 opponent Wednesday night as it downed No. 12 Georgetown 62-59. The Golden Eagles (10-5, 1-2[Read More…]

by January 6, 2010 0 comments Sports

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Weather Storm in League Opener

The Hoyas rang in the New Year in style Thursday evening, closing the decade with a victory as they started the 2010 Big East season on the right foot. No. 13 Georgetown (10-1, 1-0 Big East) beat St. John’s (10-3, 0-1), 66-59, behind 21 points from junior guard Chris Wright[Read More…]

by January 1, 2010 0 comments Sports