Post Tagged with: "Patrick Ewing"

COMMENTARY | Ewing’s 1st Season Leaves More to Be Desired

COMMENTARY | Ewing’s 1st Season Leaves More to Be Desired

In Head Coach Patrick Ewing’s (CAS ’85) first season coaching the program that he led to its only national championship in 1984, the Hoyas did not rise to the spotlight brought upon them by their Hall of Fame coach. Though the Georgetown men’s basketball team improved to a 15-15 overall[Read More…]

by March 23, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
AMANDA VAN ORDEN
Freshman forward Jamorko Pickett scored a career high with 21 points in Georgetown’s 89-77 loss to Xavier last Wednesday.

MEN’S BASKETBALL | GU Falters Late, Falls to No. 4 Xavier

After a back-and-forth battle with No. 4 Xavier in the first half of Wednesday’s contest at Capital One Arena, the Georgetown men’s basketball team struggled to keep pace after the break, ultimately losing 89-77. Following two straight wins, Georgetown fell to 15-11 overall and 5-10 in Big East play. Head[Read More…]

by February 23, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
MEN’S BASKETBALL | Derrickson Leads Hoyas to Conference Win on Road

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Derrickson Leads Hoyas to Conference Win on Road

Hoya fans from the days of Hoya Paranoia will always remember the famed words from legendary head coach John Thompson Jr. after ending Syracuse’s 57-game winning streak on Feb. 12, 1980: “Manley Field House is officially closed.” In today’s Big East, closing Butler’s Hinkle Fieldhouse has quickly become a Georgetown[Read More…]

by February 16, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
SHEEL PATEL FOR THE HOYA
Junior forward Marcus Derrickson's three-pointer with 3.9 seconds left proved to be the game-winner as Georgetown defeated Seton Hall 83-80 last Saturday at Capital One Arena.

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Derrickson’s Game-Winning 3-Pointer Lifts Hoyas Over Pirates

Junior forward Marcus Derrickson’s three-pointer with 4.5 seconds remaining led the Georgetown men’s basketball team to a last-second 83-80 win over Seton Hall on Saturday afternoon.  The win against the former No.13 Pirates came when it was most needed, as the Hoyas had lost their previous four games. “They’re all[Read More…]

by February 12, 2018 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top
WIL CROMARTY/THE HOYA
Junior center Jessie Govan scored a game-high 27 points while grabbing 7 rebounds, yet the Hoyas still fell 73-69 to the Friars. The loss marks Georgetown’s second time in as many games that the Blue and Gray have blown a lead with under a minute remaining.

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Late Lead Slips Away From the Hoyas

Four days after Groundhog Day, it felt just like the movie. End of regulation. Tie game with seconds remaining. Deja vu. Sophomore guard Jagan Mosely waited on the Friars logo at midcourt for a screen from junior center Jessie Govan. Mosely attacked right but could not turn the corner, forcing[Read More…]

by February 9, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
WILL CROMARTY/THE HOYA
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MEN’S BASKETBALL | Last-Minute Woe Costs GU in OT Loss to Xavier

Despite a four-point lead over No. 6 Xavier with 38 seconds left in regulation, the Georgetown men’s basketball team could not finish the upset, as it fell 96-91 in overtime Saturday night. The Hoyas (13-9, 3-9 Big East) are in eighth place in the Big East, 6½ games behind No.[Read More…]

by February 6, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
WILL CROMARTY/THE HOYA
The Georgetown men's basketball team currently sits at 13-8 on the season and 3-7 in Big East play.

COMMENTARY | At Pivotal Point in Season, Hoyas’ Fate Still Undecided

It was an overcast Friday morning Jan. 25, and Georgetown Head Coach Patrick Ewing (CAS ’85) sauntered through the Thompson Athletic Center alongside freshman forward Jamorko Pickett. Pickett, in his first media appearance, sat down next to Ewing at the roundtable with a handful of reporters. Ewing, on the heels[Read More…]

by February 1, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
SUBUL MALIK/THE HOYA
Sophomore guard Jagan Mosely tallied 7 points off the bench for the Hoyas on 3 of 5 shooting, as the team fell 85-77 to the Creighton Bluejays.

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Fall to Bluejays Despite Late-Game Comeback

The Georgetown men’s basketball team lost to the Creighton Bluejays 85-77 Saturday night at the CenturyLink Center Omaha in Omaha, Neb. The loss marks the second straight drop for the Hoyas, who now have lost seven of 10 games in Big East play and fall to 13-8 for the season.[Read More…]

by January 30, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

GINSBERG: Bring Men’s Basketball Back Home

“Home Sw33t Home.” The motto on this year’s We Are Georgetown shirt is intended to honor new basketball head coach and program legend Patrick Ewing (CAS ’85), who wore the number 33 during his four years on the Hilltop. However, this motto also underscores a sad irony: The Georgetown Hoyas[Read More…]

by January 23, 2018 2 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top
RICHARD SCHOFIELD/THE HOYA
Junior forward Marcus Derrickson scored a career-high 27 points while grabbing 11 rebounds in Georgetown's 93-86 double-overtime victory against St. John's.

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Led by Derrickson, Hoyas Defeat Red Storm in 2OT Thriller

Up five points with 15 seconds to go in the first overtime, St. John’s — still searching for its first Big East win — had over a 90 percent probability of pulling out a victory, according to ESPN. Georgetown junior forward Marcus Derrickson missed a deep three from the wing,[Read More…]

by January 22, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top