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Tennis | Squads Post Several Wins

After competing in a host of matches in Southern California over spring break, the Georgetown men’s and women’s tennis teams returned to both nonconference and conference play. The men’s squad (5-6, 1-1 Big East) downed both George Mason (5-8, 0-3 Atlantic 10) and Xavier (7-3, 0-1 Big East), while the[Read More…]

by March 22, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Women’s Basketball | GU Closes Out Regular Season With Two Wins at Home

The Georgetown women’s basketball team (16-12, 9-9 Big East) closed out its regular season this weekend with wins over Butler (9-20, 4-14 Big East) and Xavier (17-12, 8-10 Big East). The Hoyas defeated the Bulldogs 49-35 Friday and then went on to beat the Musketeers by a score of 63-51[Read More…]

by March 1, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Freshman guard Dionna White scored 17 points and grabbed nine rebounds in Georgetown’s first game against Butler on Dec. 31, 2015. White averages 14.8 points per game and six rebounds per game.

Women’s Basketball | Team Focuses on Balanced Attack

The Georgetown women’s basketball team (14-12, 7-9 Big East) will close out its regular season schedule this weekend with two games at home against conference opponents. On Friday, the Hoyas take on the Butler Bulldogs (9-18, 4-12 Big East) before facing off against the Xavier Musketeers (17-10, 8-8 Big East)[Read More…]

by February 26, 2016 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top, Uncategorized
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Senior guard and co-captain D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera leads Georgetown in scoring with 16.3 points per game.

Commentary | GU’s Talent Falls Short in 2015-16

By now, everyone has taken off the rose-colored glasses. Fans and pundits alike see the Georgetown men’s basketball team’s (14-14, 7-8 Big East) season for what it truly is — or perhaps more aptly, was — and recognize that the postseason is all but a pipe dream. No. 8 Xavier[Read More…]

by February 23, 2016 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top

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
COMMENTARY | Small Lineup Excels, Puts GU Back on Tournament Bubble

COMMENTARY | Small Lineup Excels, Puts GU Back on Tournament Bubble

The NCAA Tournament Selection Committee loves big wins. Spending a few moments listening to people predict the field of 68 is impossible without hearing something about quality wins and bad losses. This season, the Georgetown men’s basketball team (12-7, 5-2 Big East) has had plenty of the latter, dropping three[Read More…]

by January 20, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Men’s Basketball | GU Notches Win Against No. 5 Xavier

After failing to secure a win against a top-10 team this season, the Georgetown men’s basketball team (12-7, 5-2 Big East) finally broke through and earned an impressive 81-72 win against No. 5 Xavier (16-2, 4-2 Big East) behind a career-high 21 points from sophomore guard Tre Campbell, who was[Read More…]

by January 20, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
FILE PHOTO: NATE MOULTON/THE HOYA
Senior defender Keegan Rosenberry has assisted five goals for Georgetown this season. His most recent assist set up the game-winning goal in the Hoyas 2-1 win over Big East rival Creighton.

Men’s Soccer | Xavier Awaits GU in Semis

After winning the Big East regular season title last Thursday in a 2-1 win over Creighton, the No. 6 Georgetown men’s soccer team (13-2-2, 9-0-0 Big East) will take on No. 25 Xavier (12-5-1, 5-3-1 Big East) at home in the semifinals of the Big East tournament. The two teams[Read More…]

by November 10, 2015 0 comments Sports
Volleyball | Hoyas Hope to Build on Dramatic 5-Set Win

Volleyball | Hoyas Hope to Build on Dramatic 5-Set Win

The Georgetown volleyball team (8-12, 2-5 Big East) faces another pair of away matches this weekend, travelling for conference contests against Xavier (9-8, 5-2 Big East) and Butler (5-14, 2-5 Big East). The Hoyas are coming off a 3-2 win over DePaul (12-7, 1-6 Big East) at McDonough Arena last[Read More…]

by October 16, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
COMMENTARY: Women’s Basketball Season Ends With Close Loss

COMMENTARY: Women’s Basketball Season Ends With Close Loss

For the Georgetown women’s basketball team (4-27, 2-16 Big East), the Big East tournament was a chance at a fresh start. In numerous interviews, Head Coach Natasha Adair referred to the conference playoffs as a “new season,” during which her team could rewrite the story of its struggles under her[Read More…]

by March 24, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top