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GU Trails Rest of the Best Due to Lack of Legitimate Practice Space

There’s a small arms race going on in college basketball, and Georgetown is falling behind. Look at the Big East and you’ll find campuses with a fresh new building being opened or at least bulldozers in place. Syracuse, Villanova and West Virginia – what do they all have in common?[Read More…]

by April 30, 2010 0 comments Sports

NBA Might Be Monroe’s Best Bet

Following Georgetown’s ignominious exit in the first round of the NCAA tournament, the question that had been left unasked all season came to the fore. Was that Greg Monroe’s last game as a Georgetown Hoya? “No . it wasn’t,” was Monroe’s response. Minutes later Head Coach John Thompson III offered[Read More…]

by March 25, 2010 0 comments Uncategorized
In Face of Adversity, Freeman Gives Teammates Another Lesson in Composure

In Face of Adversity, Freeman Gives Teammates Another Lesson in Composure

Austin Freeman sat, microphones intruding his personal space, with his coach to his left and cameras and reporters all waiting in anticipation to see what he was going to say. Then a reporter asked the question everyone had on their minds: What did Freeman think when he was told he[Read More…]

by March 4, 2010 0 comments Sports

Against Pitino’s Press, Georgetown Showed It Has Come a Long Way

A score by Louisville and the fun begins for Georgetown. The Cardinals, rather than retreat into their defensive half of the court, stay up, arms in the air, feet moving wherever Georgetown’s guards go. For the Hoyas, a quick inbound, usually to junior guard Chris Wright, is followed by a[Read More…]

by February 26, 2010 0 comments Sports

Over the Hill

Four years ago Fred Hill was hired as Rutgers’ 16th men’s basketball coach and the sky seemed the limit. He had a resume that was second to none and most importantly he knew how to recruit the type of New York/Jersey products that Rutgers so desperately wanted and needed. Four[Read More…]

by February 13, 2010 0 comments Sports

Despite Hype, Blue Devils Are No Rivals

The Hilltop is abuzz this week. “Breathe if You Hate Duke” T-shirts have been sprinkled around, a certain campus newspaper published a “Beat Duke” banner (see inside!) and everywhere you go someone seems to be asking, “Are you going to the game on Saturday?”   People are pleading for a[Read More…]

by January 29, 2010 0 comments Sports

After Pitt Win, GU Continues Schedule’s Toughest Stretch

It’s not often a game in the middle of January is a must-win, but that’s exactly what Wednesday’s game was for Georgetown. The Hoyas had gone from goats to heroes in a mere 20 minutes against then-No. 14 Connecticut, and while the win was nice, it was an escape act[Read More…]

by January 21, 2010 0 comments Sports

Freeman Keys Second-Half Surge as Hoyas Top Huskies

As Georgetown’s players left the court all smiles to a standing ovation, the majority of Verizon Center’s 15,654 fans could be heard chanting two simple words: Austin Freeman. Trailing by as many as 19 in the first half, No. 12 Georgetown (12-2, 3-1 Big East) stormed back in the second[Read More…]

by January 9, 2010 0 comments Sports