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Ohio Stuns Hapless Hoyas in First Round of NCAA Tournament

PROVIDENCE, R.I. – No. 3 Georgetown has proven to be one of the better teams in the nation time and time again throughout the season. No. 14 Ohio finished ninth out of 12 teams in the MAC and needed four wins in four days just to find its way into[Read More…]

by March 19, 2010 0 comments Sports

Tournament Expansion Would Add to Madness

PROVIDENCE, R.I. – As the first day of March Madness unfolded it was hard to see any reason why it needed reworking. Florida and Brigham Young University went to two overtimes, Villanova needed overtime to topple a 15-seed and meanwhile most of the coaches in the NIT are getting pink slips handed[Read More…]

by March 19, 2010 0 comments Uncategorized
Hoyas Fall, But Prove They’re Not Down And Out

Hoyas Fall, But Prove They’re Not Down And Out

NEW YORK – As Head Coach John Thompson III and his players fielded questions from the media following their 60-58 loss to West Virginia in the Big East tournament finals, the room had the feel of a funeral. Thompson’s voice was low and his players sat beside him staring off[Read More…]

by March 14, 2010 0 comments Sports, Uncategorized

Hoyas Draw Three Seed, Headed to Providence

A day after its run through the Big East tournament ended in a last-second title game loss, Georgetown was awarded a three seed in the Midwest Regional for the NCAA tournament. Sitting with a crowd of fans in O’Donovan Hall, the Hoyas learned that they will play Ohio on Thursday[Read More…]

by March 14, 2010 0 comments Sports
Monroe Leads Hoyas to Big East Finals as Revenge Tour Continues

Monroe Leads Hoyas to Big East Finals as Revenge Tour Continues

NEW YORK – When sophomore center Greg Monroe first came to Georgetown he was well aware of the Hilltop’s history of great big men, and he said it was a big factor in coming to play for the Hoyas. “It played a lot in [the decision to come to Georgetown],”[Read More…]

by March 12, 2010 0 comments Sports
Third Time’s the Charm for Hoyas Against Syracuse Zone

Third Time’s the Charm for Hoyas Against Syracuse Zone

NEW YORK – The first time Georgetown and Syracuse met at the Carrier Dome in January, the young Hoyas looked shell-shocked against a Syracuse zone that was long, fast and showed few openings. Georgetown was so frustrated that after the game none of the players were made available to the[Read More…]

by March 11, 2010 0 comments Sports
Hoyas Outrun Bulls, Move On to Big East Quarters

Hoyas Outrun Bulls, Move On to Big East Quarters

NEW YORK – In February, Georgetown (21-9) let an 11-point second-half lead slip away in a loss to South Florida (20-12). In the second round of the Big East tournament at Madison Square Garden, the eighth-seeded Hoyas withstood a second-half push from the ninth-seeded Bulls to pull away with a[Read More…]

by March 10, 2010 0 comments Sports

Hoyas Look for Revenge in Second-Round Matchup With USF

As the final buzzer sounded in February at Verizon Center, South Florida sophomore guard Dominique Jones could be seen flexing his muscles towards the crowd, saying, “This is my city.” On Wednesday South Florida (20-11) and No. 22 Georgetown (20-9) will find out which team New York City belongs to[Read More…]

by March 9, 2010 0 comments Sports

Big Three Lead Hoyas to Big Win Over Cincy

Welcome back, Big Three. For the better part of three weeks, Georgetown’s Big Three of Austin Freeman, Greg Monroe and Chris Wright had struggled to click, rarely running at all cylinders. On a night where Austin Freeman would drop 29, Chris Wright would be quiet with four points. Greg Monroe[Read More…]

by March 6, 2010 0 comments Sports
In Face of Adversity, Freeman Gives Teammates Another Lesson in Composure

In Face of Adversity, Freeman Gives Teammates Another Lesson in Composure

Austin Freeman sat, microphones intruding his personal space, with his coach to his left and cameras and reporters all waiting in anticipation to see what he was going to say. Then a reporter asked the question everyone had on their minds: What did Freeman think when he was told he[Read More…]

by March 4, 2010 0 comments Sports