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Men’s Basketball | Hoyas Drop to .500 After Loss to Musketeers

Though the Georgetown men’s basketball team (14-14, 7-8 Big East) trailed by just two points at halftime in Saturday’s home game against No. 8 Xavier (24-3, 12-3 Big East), Xavier outscored Georgetown 53-37 in the second half, leading to an 88-70 loss. The Hoyas did not put up much of[Read More…]

by February 22, 2016 2 comments Sports, Sports - Top
DANIEL KREYTAK/THE HOYA
Freshman center Jessie Govan scored a career-high 27 points in Georgetown’s 72-64 loss to Seton Hall this past Wednesday.

Men’s Basketball | Govan Scores 27 in Lackluster Loss

What little hope Georgetown fans had that the Georgetown men’s basketball team (14-13, 7-7 Big East) would make the NCAA tournament took a hit Wednesday night when the Hoyas fell to Seton Hall (18-7, 8-5 Big East) by a score of 72-64. In the first game of a stretch where[Read More…]

by February 19, 2016 1 comment Sports

Commentary | Losses Doom NCAA Bid

The Georgetown men’s basketball team’s (14-13, 7-7 Big East) season may not technically be over, but in reality, it is. With showdowns looming against two top-10 teams — No. 8 Xavier (23-3, 11-3 Big East) and No. 1 Villanova (23-3, 12-1 Big East) — as well as a tough road[Read More…]

by February 19, 2016 0 comments Sports
FILE PHOTO: ISABEL BINAMIRA/THE HOYA 
Senior guard and co-captain D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera was second in points with 18 in Georgetown’s previous 73-69 loss to Providence on Jan. 30.

Men’s Basketball | GU Aims to Hold On to Third Place in Big East

With the regular season winding down and the Georgetown men’s basketball team’s (14-11, 7-5 Big East) NCAA Tournament hopes gradually fading away with it, each game remaining on its schedule has become more important. Next up for the Hoyas is a trip to Providence, R.I. to face the Providence Friars[Read More…]

by February 12, 2016 1 comment Sports

Commentary | Hoyas Need to Recreate Offensive Production

After struggling to produce offensively for several games, sophomore forward Isaac Copeland broke out for a career-high 23 points against St. John’s (7-18, 0-12 Big East) on Monday, helping the Georgetown men’s basketball team (14-11, 7-5 Big East) break a three-game losing skid. Perhaps more importantly, Copeland’s resurgence came during[Read More…]

by February 12, 2016 0 comments Sports

Men’s Basketball | GU Topples St. John’s in 92-67 Win

The premier offensive threats of the Georgetown men’s basketball team (14-11, 7-5 Big East) rarely have good games all on the same night. However, Monday night was an exception, as the Hoyas defeated the St. John’s Red Storm (7-18, 0-12 Big East) 92-67. Behind a career-high 23 points from sophomore[Read More…]

by February 9, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Uncategorized

Men’s Basketball | GU’s Defense Allows Another Career-High Performance

For the first time this season, the Georgetown men’s basketball team (13-10, 6-4 Big East) allowed an opponent to make more than 50 percent of its shots from the field, losing to Butler (15-7, 4-6 Big East) 87-76 on Tuesday night. But it was not the first time this season[Read More…]

by February 3, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Men’s Basketball | Dunn, Bentil Hand Loss to the Hoyas

It was too little, too late for the Georgetown men’s basketball team (13-9, 6-3 Big East) as it could not mount a late comeback on Saturday night at the Verizon Center, falling to No. 10 Providence (18-4, 6-3 Big East). The loss drops the Hoyas to a tie for third[Read More…]

by February 2, 2016 0 comments Sports
ISABEL BINAMIRA/THE HOYA
Senior center and co-captain Bradley Hayes, left, averages 8.7 points per game and leads the team with 6.8 rebounds per game this season.

Men’s Basketball | GU Preps for Bulldog Battle

No team has experienced a more difficult start to conference play than the Butler men’s basketball team (14-7, 3-6 Big East), and it has since fallen from the rankings despite having been ranked as highly as No. 10 in the country entering Big East play. The Georgetown men’s basketball team[Read More…]

by February 2, 2016 1 comment Sports
Commentary | Defense Struggles Against Star Guards

Commentary | Defense Struggles Against Star Guards

Covering two star players proved to be too much for a defense that has struggled most of the season against elite guards, as the Georgetown men’s basketball team (13-9, 6-3 Big East) could not rally against No. 10 Providence (18-4, 6-3 Big East) in a home loss Saturday night. The[Read More…]

by February 2, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top