Post Tagged with: "Patriot League"

Winning Season Out of Reach

Two fourth-quarter touchdowns were too little, too late for the Hoyas. Georgetown (3-6, 2-2 Patriot League) fell 24-19 to Fordham (4-5) in the Blue and Gray’s fifth consecutive defeat. Running back Darryl Whiting was the difference for Fordham, rushing for 251 yards on 38 carries. Whiting scored twice in the[Read More…]

by November 2, 2010 0 comments Sports

Late Interception Ends Hope for League Title

This weekend was déjà vu all over again for the Hoyas. A week after a heartbreaking double-overtime loss to Wagner that ended on a pick-six off junior quarterback Scott Darby, Georgetown (3-4, 2-2 Patriot League) fell to Bucknell (1-5, 1-0) 24-21, with the Bison’s winning score coming off another interception,[Read More…]

by October 19, 2010 0 comments Sports

Slumping Teams Collide

The clash on MultiSport Facility this Saturday features two teams that will be looking to turn the tide in their respective seasons. Fortunately for the Hoyas, the Bison are on a winless skid reminiscent of the Blue and Gray’s fruitless season last year, as they have yet to win a[Read More…]

by October 15, 2010 0 comments Sports

Raiders Pound GU In Offensive Slaughter

Georgetown’s Saturday visit to Colgate had all the makings of a classic, the surprising league leader taking on the preseason favorite in its conference opener. In the end the matchup turned out to be a dud, as the Raiders (2-3, 1-0 Patriot League) ran the ball up and down the[Read More…]

by October 5, 2010 0 comments Sports

College Football: Around the League

Bucknell Bucknell’s losing woes continued this past weekend as the Bison dropped to 0-4 after a 21-12 loss to Cornell. Despite giving away four turnovers, The Big Red (1-2) exploited Bucknell’s porous run defense for three touchdowns and 123 rushing yards. On the other side of the ball, the Bison[Read More…]

by October 5, 2010 0 comments Sports, Uncategorized

Powerhouse Offense Awaits Surging Hoyas

After their first week at home, the Hoyas (3-1, 2-0 Patriot League) will continue their tough early season road schedule in New York on Saturday when they visit Colgate. The Raiders, the preseason Patriot League favorites, have started the season 1-2. Their record, however, is more indicative of their strength[Read More…]

by October 1, 2010 0 comments Sports

Darby’s Play Aids League Title Hopes

“The heartbeat of a football team is the quarterback position, and I think everyone who has any intelligence about the game understands you must have consistency at that position to be a championship team.” This is the response that Ron Jaworski, the legendary quarterback of the Philadelphia Eagles and commentator[Read More…]

by October 1, 2010 0 comments Sports

How Long’s It Been? GU Beats Crusaders

Patriot League contenders, beware. Georgetown’s victory over defending champion Holy Cross showed that the upstart Hoyas are for real.   Georgetown (3-1, 2-0 Patriot League) defeated Holy Cross (1-3, 0-1 Patriot League) 17-7 at MultiSport Facility to maintain its place at the top of the conference standings and record its[Read More…]

by September 28, 2010 0 comments Sports

It’s Been So Long

After last year at Georgetown, the words victory and football rarely found themselves in the same sentence. Yet, after talks of cutting the 136-year-old program, time has been a saving grace. This season has proven more than the team’s worth – it has showcased their recently harnessed talent.After a winless[Read More…]

by September 28, 2010 0 comments Opinion

Hoyas 2-0 for First Time Since 1999

An opportunistic offense and a red zone defense with a penchant for forcing timely turnovers has Georgetown off to its best start in over a decade. The Hoyas forced three second-half turnovers deep in their own territory to overcome a 10-point halftime deficit and defeated Lafayette 28-24 for the Blue[Read More…]

by September 14, 2010 0 comments Sports