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WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Open Conference Schedule

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Open Conference Schedule

After finishing up its nonconference schedule with a blowout win over Rider, Georgetown women’s basketball was set to begin conference play with a home match against Xavier on Dec. 29. Over the course of the next week, the Hoyas (8-7, 2-2 Big East) played three games against conference opponents that[Read More…]

by January 10, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
Graduate student guard Dorothy Adomako is averaging 11.0 points and 6.3 rebounds per game this season, which ranks third in each category for Georgetown.
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WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Georgetown Drops Both in Thanksgiving Shootout

The Georgetown women’s basketball team competed in the South Point Thanksgiving Shootout in Las Vegas last weekend, facing tough competition against Buffalo and No. 4 Baylor. On Nov. 23, Georgetown (4-3) fell behind early and trailed Buffalo by eight points after the first quarter. After the Bulls (4-1) hit a[Read More…]

by November 30, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Graduate student guard Dorothy Adomako scored 18 points and 10 rebounds against Maryland Eastern Shore.
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WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Win 2nd Straight to Start Season

The Georgetown women’s basketball team won its home opener 74-55 against the University of Maryland Eastern Shore on Saturday and earned a low-scoring 45-30 victory against Loyola on Tuesday. Georgetown battled with UMES throughout the first three quarters before outscoring the Hawks by nine in the fourth quarter. After graduate[Read More…]

by November 16, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Junior guard Morgan Smith had 11 points and six rebounds in 22 minutes of play against Richmond.
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WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | GU Rolls Through Richmond to Begin Season

After a wait of nearly eight months, the Georgetown women’s basketball team kicked off its 2018-19 campaign with a decisive 73-53 win on the road over Richmond on Nov. 6. The Hoyas saw contributions from a number of players on their path to victory, including graduate student guard Dorothy Adomako,[Read More…]

by November 9, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Senior guard DiDi Burton averaged 4.3 points per game and 4 assists per game this season.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | GU Falls to DePaul in Its 1st Big East Semifinal Since 1999

After securing the sixth seed in the conference tournament, the Georgetown women’s basketball team squared off against third-seeded Villanova in the opening round of the Big East tournament. Villanova’s combined margin of victory in the two teams’ earlier two matchups in the season was only three points. The third meeting[Read More…]

by March 10, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Junior guard Dionna White scored 33 points in Georgetown’s win against DePaul last Friday and 27 points in Saturday’s loss to Marquette. Her efforts were enough to win Big East Player of the Week honors.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | GU Defeats Big East Leader DePaul

As the Hoyas embarked on their most difficult road stretch of the season, one thing became certain: The team would have to put forth its best performance against the top two seeds in the Big East to have any chance of pulling off wins. Georgetown did just that last weekend[Read More…]

by February 23, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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…]

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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