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GU HOYAS | Graduate student forward Trey Mourning posterizes a Villanova defender. Mourning finished with five points in eight minutes in win over the Wildcats on Feb. 20.

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Upend Providence After Tough Loss at Villanova

Sitting at third in the Big East conference, the Georgetown men’s basketball team fought hard in two crucial tests, splitting two road contests against the No. 14 Villanova Wildcats on Sunday and the Providence Friars on Wednesday. The Hoyas (15-8, 5-5 Big East) gave the defending national champion Wildcats (19-4,[Read More…]

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WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Bounce Back With 2 Wins in Conference Play

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Bounce Back With 2 Wins in Conference Play

After consecutive losses on the road to St. John’s and Seton Hall last week, the Georgetown women’s basketball team returned to McDonough Arena last weekend for back-to-back games of conference play. On Friday, led by an outstanding performance from graduate student guard Dorothy Adomako, the Blue and Gray defeated the[Read More…]

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MIHM | Patriots Outlast Rams, Win Record-Tying 6th Super Bowl Title

For the sixth time in 18 years, the New England Patriots are Super Bowl champions. On Sunday, the Patriots defeated the Los Angeles Rams to win the 2019 Super Bowl. With this sixth win, New England ties the Pittsburgh Steelers for the most championships among any franchise. At the helm[Read More…]

by February 5, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
GUHOYAS| Sophomore  Nate Alleyne sprints to the finish line. Alleyne won third place in the 200-meter dash.

TRACK AND FIELD | Teams Earn Top-10 Finishes in Villanova and Boston University Invitationals

The Georgetown track and field team spread themselves between Massachusetts and New York last Saturday, with some runners competing in Staten Island in the Villanova Invitational, and others running in Boston in the Scarlet and White Invitational. At the Villanova Invitational, the women’s team performed well in several events, including[Read More…]

by February 5, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
SWIMMING AND DIVING | Strong Showing for Hoyas in Tri-Meet With Seton Hall and Providence

SWIMMING AND DIVING | Strong Showing for Hoyas in Tri-Meet With Seton Hall and Providence

Just ahead of the Big East championships later this month, Georgetown swimming and diving faced conference rivals Seton Hall University and Providence College in a tri-meet on Friday and Saturday. The Hoya women came out on top, defeating both Seton Hall and Providence, while the men defeated Providence but fell[Read More…]

by February 5, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
HAMPERS | Higuaín Signing Reinvigorates Chelsea Hopes

HAMPERS | Higuaín Signing Reinvigorates Chelsea Hopes

Gonzalo Higuaín’s reputation in the world of soccer could hardly be more mixed. The enigmatic Argentine striker is famous for his misses on large stages, including a golden chance in front of the goalkeeper at the 2014 World Cup Final that could have brought the most prestigious soccer trophy back[Read More…]

by February 5, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
KIRK ZIESER/THE HOYA | Freshman guard James Akinjo drives past Xavier sophomore guard Paul Scruggs.

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Come From Behind to Beat Musketeers

With 10 minutes left to play in the second half, the Georgetown men’s basketball team came from behind to beat the Xavier Musketeers 80-73 in a crucial road contest Jan. 31. Freshman guard James Akinjo, who was scoreless in the first half, provided the Hoyas (14-7, 4-4 Big East) with[Read More…]

by February 5, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
TRACK AND FIELD | Georgetown Stands Out Among Tough Competition at Penn State

TRACK AND FIELD | Georgetown Stands Out Among Tough Competition at Penn State

After a two week break from competition, Georgetown’s track and field teams returned to action in University Park in the Penn State National on Friday and Saturday, stealing four first-place spots and four additional top-three finishes.   Over 20 schools competed against each other for the two-day meet in over[Read More…]

by February 1, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
MEN’S LACROSSE | GU Looks to Build on Last Season’s Success

MEN’S LACROSSE | GU Looks to Build on Last Season’s Success

Last season, the Georgetown men’s lacrosse team pulled off a dramatic turnaround. After a disappointing 2017 season in which the Hoyas finished 4-10 and last in the Big East conference, the team put together a 12-5 season in 2018, including a Big East championship and an NCAA tournament berth. This[Read More…]

by February 1, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Win Pivotal Game Against Rival St. Johns at the Garden

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Win Pivotal Game Against Rival St. Johns at the Garden

In a much needed conference win, the Georgetown men’s basketball team defeated longtime rival St. John’s 89-78 on Jan. 27. Freshman guard Mac McClung led the Hoyas with his Big East career-high 25 points to avenge a loss against the Red Storm earlier this season. Learning from earlier season struggles[Read More…]

by February 1, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top