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WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | White Leads GU to Coach Howard’s 1st Win

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | White Leads GU to Coach Howard’s 1st Win

The Georgetown women’s basketball team started its season on a high note Tuesday, beating the Howard Bison 93-41 in James Howard’s first win as head coach of the Hoyas. Georgetown put together two strong halves and cruised its way to the first victory of the 2017-18 season, more than doubling Howard’s[Read More…]

by November 17, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
2017-2018 BASKETBALL PREVIEW

2017-2018 BASKETBALL PREVIEW

  Dismal 2016-17 Season Capped by JTIII Firing An inconsistent season full of ups and downs eventually ended with another postseason absence for the Hoyas, as the team ended 14-18 any while losing 13 games in the Big East.  Georgetown was led by graduate student guard Rodney Pryor and senior[Read More…]

by November 10, 2017 0 comments Basketball Preview 2017-18, Sports
Women’s Basketball Preview 2016-2017

Women’s Basketball Preview 2016-2017

Star Duo Leads Resurgent Program Opponents of the Georgetown women’s basketball team will have not one but two major threats to prepare for when they take on the Hoyas this season. Georgetown’s backcourt duo of junior guard Dorothy Adomako and sophomore guard Dionna White returns to the court after an[Read More…]

CLAIRE SOISSON/THE HOYA
Freshman guard Dionna White was tied for top Georgetown scorer with 14.5 points per game and led her team in rebounds with 6.1 per game during her breakout freshman season.

COMMENTARY: Adair Leads Team Revival

Last year, the Georgetown women’s basketball team (16-14, 9-9 Big East) only won four games, finishing with a disappointing 4-27 record in Head Coach Natasha Adair’s inaugural season. This year, it took the Hoyas less than a month to surpass their win total from last season. Georgetown was victorious in[Read More…]

by March 22, 2016 1 comment Sports

Women’s Basketball | GU Falls to Rutgers in WNIT

The Georgetown women’s basketball team (16-14, 9-9 Big East) fell to Rutgers (19-14, 8-10 Big 10) in a heartbreaking 57-55 loss in the first round of the Women’s National Invitational Tournament on Thursday evening. A buzzer-beating layup from Rutgers’ senior guard/forward Kahleah Copper sealed the victory for the Scarlet Knights.[Read More…]

by March 18, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Women’s Basketball | GU Preps for St. John’s in Big East Quarterfinals

The fifth-seeded Georgetown women’s basketball team (16-12, 9-9 Big East) is set to face off against the fourth-seeded St. John’s Red Storm (20-9, 11-7 Big East) in the quarterfinals of the Big East tournament this Sunday in Chicago. The two teams have already met twice this season. St. John’s came[Read More…]

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

Women’s Basketball | GU Closes Out Regular Season With Two Wins at Home

The Georgetown women’s basketball team (16-12, 9-9 Big East) closed out its regular season this weekend with wins over Butler (9-20, 4-14 Big East) and Xavier (17-12, 8-10 Big East). The Hoyas defeated the Bulldogs 49-35 Friday and then went on to beat the Musketeers by a score of 63-51[Read More…]

by March 1, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
STEPHANIE YUAN/THE HOYA
Freshman guard Dionna White scored 17 points and grabbed nine rebounds in Georgetown’s first game against Butler on Dec. 31, 2015. White averages 14.8 points per game and six rebounds per game.

Women’s Basketball | Team Focuses on Balanced Attack

The Georgetown women’s basketball team (14-12, 7-9 Big East) will close out its regular season schedule this weekend with two games at home against conference opponents. On Friday, the Hoyas take on the Butler Bulldogs (9-18, 4-12 Big East) before facing off against the Xavier Musketeers (17-10, 8-8 Big East)[Read More…]

by February 26, 2016 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top, Uncategorized
Women’s Basketball | Hoyas Blow Late Lead in Home Loss

Women’s Basketball | Hoyas Blow Late Lead in Home Loss

The Georgetown women’s basketball team (14-12, 7-9 Big East) came out on the losing end of a tough battle with conference rival Villanova (17-10, 10-6 Big East) Sunday at McDonough Arena. The Hoyas had a 12-point lead in the fourth quarter, but the Wildcats battled back, coming away with a[Read More…]

by February 23, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
STANLEY DAI/THE HOYA
Freshman guard Dionna White scored 21 points in Georgetown’s 63-55 loss to St. John’s last Sunday. White leads the Hoyas in points with 14.6 points per game and in rebounds with six per game.

Women’s Basketball | After Split Results, GU Faces Nova

The Georgetown women’s basketball team (14-11, 7-8 Big East) will look to beat conference rival Villanova (16-10, 9-6 Big East) for the second time this season when the two teams face off Sunday. The Hoyas enter the matchup after a split decision last weekend. Georgetown beat Seton Hall (18-7, 8-6[Read More…]

by February 19, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top