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Freshman forward Isaac Copeland led Georgetown's second-half comeback attempt as he scored 11 of his 15 points in the final eight minutes of the game.

Men’s Basketball | 2nd-Half Comeback Falls Short in Loss to Xavier

With just under eight minutes remaining in Friday night’s Big East semifinal, the Xavier men’s basketball team held a commanding 53-33 lead. Until this point, senior center Matt Stainbrook had dominated the game with 19 points and nine rebounds as the Musketeers and their fans enjoyed a comfortable blowout. Then,[Read More…]

by March 14, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Junior guard D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera scored a game-high 25 points to carry the Hoyas to the semifinals of the Big East tournament.

Men’s Basketball | Smith-Rivera leads GU to 60-55 Win

The Georgetown men’s basketball team had been there before. In postseason games since 2008, the Hoyas have fallen to double-digit seeded teams in games where they were favored to win, including Georgetown’s loss to the 15th-seeded Florida Gulf Coast in the 2013 NCAA tournament and its loss to the 13th-seeded St. John’s[Read More…]

by March 13, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Freshman guard Dorothy Adomako followed through on preaseason expectations by earning the Big East Freshman of the Year honor. Adomako averaged 14 points in Georgetown’s previous matchups with Xavier.

Women’s Basketball | GU Enters Postseason Amid 14-Game Slide

When the Big East tournament tips off in Rosemont, Ill., tomorrow, the Georgetown women’s basketball team (4-26, 2-16 Big East) will have two options: beat Xavier (16-13, 8-10 Big East) or return to Washington, D.C. to wait for the start of next season. For the Hoyas, who are seeded 10th[Read More…]

by March 6, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Sophomore Katie Duncalf finished first in the women’s 200-yard backstroke, with a time of 2:00.81, breaking a program record that she had previously set.

Swimming & Diving | Records Broken in Final Meet

After months of building up to this event, Georgetown’s swimming and diving team showed up to the Big East Championship in Ithaca, N.Y., last Wednesday stronger than ever. The Hoyas earned silver medals after the four-day contest and broke five program records on the final day of competition alone. The[Read More…]

by February 24, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Junior forward Brittany Horne is averaging 8.5 points, good for third-best on the team, and 20.8 minutes per game.

Women’s Basketball | GU Stays Hopeful Despite Losing Skid

The Georgetown women’s basketball team (4-20, 2-10 Big East) is set to take on conference rival Xavier (14-10, 6-7 Big East) Friday at McDonough Arena. The Hoyas, whose last victory came on Jan. 9 against Providence (5-19, 2-11 Big East), will attempt to end their current eight-game losing streak. “I[Read More…]

by February 13, 2015 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top
Junior guard D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera scored a team-high 13 points for the Hoyas in their second loss to Xavier this season.

Men’s Basketball | In Rematch, No. 21 Georgetown Falls to Xavier Again

Something felt off. It might have been Verizon Center’s speaker system breaking down during pregame introductions. Or maybe it was the crowd’s late arrival. Whatever the reason, No. 21 Georgetown (14-6, 6-3 Big East) started as slow as it had all season on Tuesday night against Xavier (14-7, 5-4 Big[Read More…]

by January 27, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Senior center Joshua Smith set new career highs with 15 rebounds and 31 minutes played against Marquette on Saturday.

Men’s Basketball | GU to Avenge Big East Opener

When Head Coach John Thompson III and the Georgetown men’s basketball team (14-5, 6-2 Big East) welcomed in 2015 and began Big East play on New Year’s Eve, the team turned in its worst performance of the season — Georgetown had a humbling 70-53 loss to Xavier, forcing the Hoyas[Read More…]

by January 27, 2015 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top
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Sophomore forward Faith Woodard will head to Cincinnati, Ohio after a 11 rebound effort in the Hoyas’ loss to Villanova. Woodard is averaging 7.6 points and 5.4 rebounds per game for the Blue and Gray this season.

Women’s Basketball | Hoyas Pursue Road Win in Ohio

After an up-and-down weekend that included a win over the Providence Friars and a loss to the Villanova Wildcats, the Georgetown women’s basketball team (4-13, 2-3 Big East) will look to rebound when the team travels to Cincinnati, Ohio, to take on Xavier (11-6, 3-3 Big East) on Friday. This[Read More…]

by January 16, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Senior center Joshua Smith finished with 10 points and four rebounds. Smith is averaging 12.6 points and 6.3 rebounds per game this season.

Men’s Basketball | Offense Falters Against Xavier in First Big East Game

As senior center Joshua Smith stood at the line shooting the second of two free throws with 3:54 remaining in Wednesday night’s game between No. 25 Georgetown (8-4, 0-1 Big East) and Xavier (10-3, 1-0 Big East), spectators at the Cintas Center in Cincinnati, Ohio cheered and turned to hug[Read More…]

by January 1, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Junior defender and co-captain Keegan Rosenberry has featured in a defense that has averaged just 0.60 goals allowed per game.

Men’s Soccer | Hoyas Fall, Still Earn NCAA Bid

The No. 8 Georgetown men’s soccer team (12-4-4, 7-3-1 Big East) lost in the semifinals of the Big East tournament for the second straight year, falling 1-0 to the No. 11 Xavier Musketeers (14-6-2, 7-2-2 Big East) on Friday evening in PPL Park in Philadelphia. The eight-seeded Hoyas will next[Read More…]

by November 18, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top