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COMMENTARY | Sgarlata to Blame for Football Team’s Failure

Four years ago, hopes were high on the Hilltop. Rob Sgarlata had just been promoted to head coach from defensive coordinator of the Georgetown football program after former Head Coach Kevin Kelly resigned following a 2-9 season. Sgarlata was a Georgetown football lifer who finished his playing career as one[Read More…]

by December 1, 2017 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top
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Freshman running back Jay Tolliver has rushed for 15 yards this season on eight carries.

FOOTBALL | Hoyas Suffer 2nd Straight Shutout

At the half of Georgetown football’s contest with Bucknell last Saturday, sophomore quarterback Gunther Johnson had individually outgained the entire Bison offense with 144 yards rushing to the Bucknell’s 96 total yards. Johnson’s remarkable first half was not enough, though, as Georgetown eventually fell to Bucknell 12-0. Johnson did most[Read More…]

by November 17, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Football | Princeton to Challenge Rebounding GU

Football | Princeton to Challenge Rebounding GU

The Georgetown football team (3-1) will host the Princeton Tigers (2-1, 1-0 Ivy League) this Saturday in the final nonconference matchup for both teams. The schools have not faced each other since 2013, when the Tigers spoiled Georgetown’s Homecoming with a 50-22 drubbing of the Hoyas. This year, Princeton returns[Read More…]

by October 7, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Senior defensive lineman Hunter Kiselick, center, recovered one fumble and recorded seven tackles against Harvard.

Football | Despite Loss, Late Surge Inspires GU

Despite putting up its best showing against No. 19 Harvard (3-0, 0-0 Ivy League) in recent years, the Georgetown football team (3-1, 0-0 Patriot League) ultimately fell to the Crimson with a final score of 31-17. Losing by just two scores to the top team in the Ivy League —[Read More…]

by October 4, 2016 1 comment Sports

Football | Select Hoyas Kneel During National Anthem

As the national anthem played before Georgetown football’s team (3-0, 1-0 Patriot League) Homecoming Day game against the Columbia Lions (0-2), 11 members of the Blue and Gray knelt on one knee. Their move follows the footsteps of San Francisco 49ers’ quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who sparked national discussion when he[Read More…]

by September 27, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Senior quarterback and co-captain Tim Barnes completed 16-of-30 passes and threw for one touchdown and 124 yards in Saturday’s 17-14 win against Columbia. Barnes also rushed for a team-high 39 yards.

Football | Collapse Avoided Against Columbia in Homecoming Win

In the second year of a 10-year series between Georgetown (3-0, 1-0 Patriot League) and Columbia (0-2, 0-1 Patriot League) on the gridiron, the Hoyas almost suffered a major collapse in front of their biggest crowd of the season on Homecoming Day. After being up 17-0 at the end of[Read More…]

by September 27, 2016 0 comments Sports
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Junior running back Alex Valles is the team’s leading rusher. He has 191 rushing yards this season and has a yards per carry average of 7.1.

Football | Hoyas to Host Lions on Homecoming

Off to its best start since the 2012 season, the Georgetown football team (2-0) is set to take on the Columbia Lions (0-1) in its Homecoming Weekend matchup this Saturday. Fresh off a bye week, the Hoyas are looking to keep their strong early season momentum rolling against a Lions[Read More…]

by September 23, 2016 0 comments Sports
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Senior quarterback Tim Barnes appeared in five games last season and threw for 79 yards total. He also rushed for 47 yards and is this year’s recipient of the No. 35 Joe Eacobacci Memorial Jersey.

Football | GU Hosts Davidson to Open Season

After finishing last season with a 4-7 record, the Georgetown football team is ready to begin the 2016-17 season and continue their upward trend of improving by one win each year since the 2013-14 season. The season kicks off Saturday at Cooper Field with a nonconference matchup against the Davidson[Read More…]

by September 2, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Football | GU Falls in Season Finale

On a chilly day in Worcester, Mass., 16 seniors took the field for the final time as Georgetown Hoyas (4-7, 2-4 Patriot League). In the season finale, the Hoyas fell 45-7 to the Holy Cross Crusaders (6-5, 3-3 Patriot League), a familiar foe whom the Hoyas had beaten in their[Read More…]

by November 24, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Senior wide reciever Jake DeCicco recorded eight receptions and 86 yards in Georgetown’s 38-31 loss to the Fordham Rams last Saturday.

Football | GU Looks to Rebound and Send Seniors Off With a Win

After its comeback efforts fell short at home this past weekend, the Georgetown football team (4-6, 2-3 Patriot League) will take a seven-hour road trip to Worcester, Mass., this Saturday to face Holy Cross (5-5, 2-3 Patriot League). In their final matchup of the season, the Hoyas hope to continue[Read More…]

by November 20, 2015 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top