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DePaul won both the Big East tournament and the regular-season championship last season.

Women’s Basketball | New Big East, Different Beast

After a few tumultuous years of conference realignment, 10 schools stand in the “new” Big East that was established in 2013. Although the Catholic Seven has remained intact, the marquee basketball conference that once captivated fans of college basketball across America has ceased to exist. The current Big East prides[Read More…]

by November 14, 2014 0 comments Basketball Preview 2014-2015, Sports

IPPOLITO: New Playoff System Will Improve NCAA Scheduling

How much would I, another person or a university have to pay you to be humiliated and dragged around a football field for three hours? Be honest; everyone has a price. The Bowl Championship Series was a system that used a computer to rank college football teams. Using these rankings,[Read More…]

by September 9, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns
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COACH OF THE YEAR | Ricky Fried

In his 10th season as Head Coach of the Georgetown women’s lacrosse team, Ricky Fried has led the team to a 106-58 overall record and won six Big East regular season titles. After a disappointing beginning to their season this spring, the Hoyas composed a 6-1 record in the Big[Read More…]

by May 16, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

NCAA Player’s Union Raises Serious Questions of Student Rights

On Friday, Northwestern University’s scholarship football players voted whether to certify the College Athletes Players Association, a group that would be the first players’ union in college sports. If the vote fails — which I believe it will — it will be caused in large part by the university and[Read More…]

by April 29, 2014 0 comments Chatter, Opinion, Opinion - Top

TRACK & FIELD | Cross-Country Success for GU

Spread across the country, the Georgetown track and field team found success in all three meets it competed in this weekend. The team is currently trying to qualify as many athletes as possible for NCAA regionals, and Director of Track and Field Patrick Hennery thought sending his team to compete[Read More…]

by April 8, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
The New NCAA Era: CAPA Is Here to Stay

The New NCAA Era: CAPA Is Here to Stay

In late January, the National College Players Association, now known as the College Athletes Players Association (CAPA), filed a petition to the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) on behalf of members of the Northwestern University football team seeking collective bargaining rights. Long story short, the players felt that they should[Read More…]

by April 3, 2014 0 comments Chatter, Opinion, Opinion - Top

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Mountaineers Present First Challenge in NIT

As has become expected in March, Georgetown heard its name called on Selection Sunday. It just wasn’t for the tournament the Hoyas usually play in. On Tuesday, Georgetown will take on West Virginia in the first round of the NIT tournament at McDonough Arena. “We definitely wanted to be in the NCAA[Read More…]

by March 18, 2014 0 comments Sports

MEN’S BASKETBALL | GU Upset No. 13 Creighton

Clinging grimly to the hope of an NCAA tournament berth, Georgetown dominated No. 13 Creighton from start to finish en route to a 75-63 win Tuesday night. Many analysts thought the Hoyas (17-12, 8-9 Big East) had to beat the Bluejays (23-6, 13-4 Big East) to keep their tournament chances[Read More…]

by March 5, 2014 0 comments Sports
MEN’S LACROSSE | The Mount is the First Test for Hoyas

MEN’S LACROSSE | The Mount is the First Test for Hoyas

The Georgetown men’s lacrosse team will play host to Mount St. Mary’s (0-1-0, 0-0 NEC) on Wednesday, marking the beginning of the regular season, as well as the start of Head Coach Kevin Warne’s second year at the helm of the program. Warne was named the head coach of the team after a[Read More…]

by February 11, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

MEN’S BASKETBALL | NCAA Rules Smith Eligible

With just 16 days until the season begins, Georgetown received welcome news Wednesday afternoon when the NCAA ruled UCLA transfer Josh Smith eligible to play immediately. Smith, a McDonald’s All-American and a prized recruit for the Bruins in 2010, left Westwood for Washington in January and was able to practice[Read More…]

by October 23, 2013 0 comments Sports