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ZANGWILL | Did I Hear That Right?

ZANGWILL | Did I Hear That Right?

On a recent episode of ESPN’s “First Take,” Stephen A. Smith named his all-time starting five in the NBA. The topic was spurred by Allen Iverson’s appearance on Smith’s radio show, but quickly spread throughout the sports world. Smith listed his starting five from point guard on up: Stephen Curry,[Read More…]

by January 16, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
GU HOYAS | Junior Quincey Wilson finished in second place in the 400-meter race with a time of 48.69.

TRACK AND FIELD | Distance Runners Lead the Way in Season Opener

The Georgetown men’s and women’s track teams opened their spring season this past weekend at the Nittany Lion Challenge where the team experienced varying levels of success across many events, while gaining valuable experience in the process. However, the distance runners proved again to be a strong section of the[Read More…]

by January 16, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
GUHOYAS |  The 200-yard medley relay team clinched Georgetown's first victory.

SWIMMING | Hoyas Host Hometown Rivals

After almost two months without regular meet competition, the Georgetown men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams returned to McCarthy Pool on Saturday afternoon to host hometown rivals The George Washington University and American University. The meet had added meaning as the Hoyas celebrated their 11 graduating seniors for Senior[Read More…]

by January 16, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Win Pivotal Conference Game in 2OT

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Win Pivotal Conference Game in 2OT

In a double overtime thriller, the Georgetown men’s basketball team defeated the Providence Friars 96-90, thanks to late-game heroics by freshmen guards Mac McClung and James Akinjo. With 3.9 seconds remaining in regulation and the Hoyas down three, McClung quickly dribbled the ball up the court, avoiding Providence defenders trying[Read More…]

by January 15, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
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
Senior center Jessie Govan steadies himself at the free throw line.

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Off to Shaky Big East Start

After winning its first conference game, the Georgetown men’s basketball team lost close contests in its next two Big East matchups. The team lost star freshman guard Mac McClung to an ankle injury, so it relied on others to step up. In Georgetown’s (11-5, 1-2 Big East) Big East opener[Read More…]

by January 10, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
MEN’S BASKETBALL | Georgetown Finishes Nonconference Schedule on High Note

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Georgetown Finishes Nonconference Schedule on High Note

The Georgetown men’s basketball team (11-4, 1-1 Big East) exited the Carrier Dome in Syracuse, N.Y., with four remaining nonconference games on its schedule. This final stretch before starting Big East play was pivotal for the team to regain momentum before facing tougher opponents. The final four nonconference matchups of[Read More…]

by January 10, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
WOMEN’S SOCCER | Historic Season Comes to a Close

WOMEN’S SOCCER | Historic Season Comes to a Close

After the most successful season in the program’s history, the Georgetown women’s soccer team has cemented its place as one of the powerhouses of NCAA Division I women’s soccer, despite playing in the Big East, a non-“Power Five” conference. The Hoyas (21-1-3, 8-0-1 Big East) did not drop a game[Read More…]

by December 14, 2018 1 comment Sports - Top
MEN’S BASKETBALL | Georgetown Comes Up Short in Upset Bid Against Syracuse

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Georgetown Comes Up Short in Upset Bid Against Syracuse

Despite leading by 13 points at halftime, the Georgetown men’s basketball team could not hold onto its lead in a 72-71 loss to longtime rival Syracuse University. In front of a crowd of 24,082 at the Carrier Dome, the game was a tale of two halves: The Hoyas (7-2) were[Read More…]

by December 14, 2018 0 comments Sports - Top
WOMEN’S SOCCER | GU Falls Just Short of National Championship Game

WOMEN’S SOCCER | GU Falls Just Short of National Championship Game

The Georgetown women’s soccer team entered the National Collegiate Athletic Association College Cup Semifinals on Nov. 30 to take on the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Tar Heels. The Big East champions came in riding an undefeated record. Throughout the NCAA tournament, Georgetown advanced through four rounds, defeating[Read More…]

by December 7, 2018 0 comments Sports - Top