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MEN’S BASKETBALL | Four Star Center Qudus Wahab Commits to Georgetown

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Four Star Center Qudus Wahab Commits to Georgetown

Qudus Wahab, a 6-foot-10 center and four-star ranked recruit, announced he would be taking his talents to Georgetown on Jan. 30. Wahab — a Nigerian native and current senior at Flint Hill School in Ashburn, Va. — is a major addition for the Hoyas to replace current star senior center[Read More…]

by February 7, 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
THE HOYA/Kirk Zieser | Senior center Jessie Govan  boxes out a Creighton player for the rebound.

MEN’S BASKETBALL | GU’s Late Game Struggles Continue Against Visiting Creighton

In Monday’s game featuring the two most dominant offenses in the Big East, the Georgetown men’s basketball team fell 91-87 to the visiting Creighton Bluejays in a game where no team could hold on to a lead until the end. Senior center Jessie Govan of Georgetown (12-7, 2-4 Big East)[Read More…]

by January 24, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
Freshman guard James Akinjo had 8 points and 7 assists while playing 26 minutes in his debut. 
Derrick Arthur Cudjoe/The Hoya

MEN’S BASKETBALL | New-Look Hoyas Cruise in Opener

The Georgetown men’s basketball team came out victorious against Maryland Eastern Shore in its home opener Nov. 6, defeating the Hawks 68-53 in Capital One Arena. The Hoyas (1-0) will look to win their early-season nonconference games by large margins, according to graduate student forward Trey Mourning, who started his[Read More…]

by November 9, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
2018-19 BASKETBALL PREVIEW

2018-19 BASKETBALL PREVIEW

Men’s Basketball Late-Game Inconsistency Haunts Hoyas in 2017-18 Campaign In Patrick Ewing’s first year as the Head Coach of the men’s basketball team, Georgetown finished 15-15 overall and 5-13 in the Big East. After defeating St. John’s twice in the regular season,the Hoyas fell to the Red Storm in the[Read More…]

by November 2, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
COMMENTARY | Ewing’s 1st Season Leaves More to Be Desired

COMMENTARY | Ewing’s 1st Season Leaves More to Be Desired

In Head Coach Patrick Ewing’s (CAS ’85) first season coaching the program that he led to its only national championship in 1984, the Hoyas did not rise to the spotlight brought upon them by their Hall of Fame coach. Though the Georgetown men’s basketball team improved to a 15-15 overall[Read More…]

by March 23, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
AMANDA VAN ORDEN
Freshman forward Jamorko Pickett scored a career high with 21 points in Georgetown’s 89-77 loss to Xavier last Wednesday.

MEN’S BASKETBALL | GU Falters Late, Falls to No. 4 Xavier

After a back-and-forth battle with No. 4 Xavier in the first half of Wednesday’s contest at Capital One Arena, the Georgetown men’s basketball team struggled to keep pace after the break, ultimately losing 89-77. Following two straight wins, Georgetown fell to 15-11 overall and 5-10 in Big East play. Head[Read More…]

by February 23, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
MEN’S BASKETBALL | Derrickson Leads Hoyas to Conference Win on Road

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Derrickson Leads Hoyas to Conference Win on Road

Hoya fans from the days of Hoya Paranoia will always remember the famed words from legendary head coach John Thompson Jr. after ending Syracuse’s 57-game winning streak on Feb. 12, 1980: “Manley Field House is officially closed.” In today’s Big East, closing Butler’s Hinkle Fieldhouse has quickly become a Georgetown[Read More…]

by February 16, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
SHEEL PATEL FOR THE HOYA
Junior forward Marcus Derrickson's three-pointer with 3.9 seconds left proved to be the game-winner as Georgetown defeated Seton Hall 83-80 last Saturday at Capital One Arena.

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Derrickson’s Game-Winning 3-Pointer Lifts Hoyas Over Pirates

Junior forward Marcus Derrickson’s three-pointer with 4.5 seconds remaining led the Georgetown men’s basketball team to a last-second 83-80 win over Seton Hall on Saturday afternoon.  The win against the former No.13 Pirates came when it was most needed, as the Hoyas had lost their previous four games. “They’re all[Read More…]

by February 12, 2018 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top
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MEN’S BASKETBALL | Last-Minute Woe Costs GU in OT Loss to Xavier

Despite a four-point lead over No. 6 Xavier with 38 seconds left in regulation, the Georgetown men’s basketball team could not finish the upset, as it fell 96-91 in overtime Saturday night. The Hoyas (13-9, 3-9 Big East) are in eighth place in the Big East, 6½ games behind No.[Read More…]

by February 6, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top