57. Noah DICKERSON Height: 6’-8” Weight: 244 Position: PF Wingspan: 7’-1” High School (State): Montverde Academy (FL) Club Team (Affiliation): Georgia Stars (Nike) Commitment: Florida Gators Breakdown: Dickerson re-opened his pledge from the Georgetown Hoyas at the beginning of July, and followed up in mid-August by becoming the third prospect in Florida’s 2015 recruiting class. ...
It's not easy to raise $61 million.
But it's a bit easier when you have a Hall of Famer alongside a six-year NBA veteran helping your cause.
Earlier this week, Georgetown Hoyas great Patrick Ewing joined longtime sports agent David Falk in donating $3.3 million toward the total $61 million cost of construction of the John R. Thompson Jr. Intercollegiate Athletics Center at...
64. Marcus DERRICKSON Height: 6’-8” Weight: 250 Position: PF Wingspan: 7’-1” High School (State): Brewster Academy (NH) Club Team (Affiliation): Team Takeover (Nike) Commitment: Georgetown Hoyas Breakdown: An early pledge to Georgetown (in October, 2013), Derrickson is finishing out high school in arguably the most talented prep school program in the nation at Brewster Academy. ...
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Georgetown men’s basketball team could be set to face two local big-time programs in the 2015-16 season.
According to ESPN’s Andy Katz, Hoyas head coach John Thompson III discussed with him the possibility of the Hoyas playing Virginia in the 2015 BB&T Classic held annually at the Verizon Center in D.C. And Georgetown could renew its rivalry...
The Georgetown Hoyas have a couple of sub-par seasons by their standards.
The Hoyas have traditionally built their teams on size and look like they are trying to get back to their roots in the class of 2015.
The Hoyas already have a commitment from 4-star power forward Marcus Derrickson. The 6’7, 225-pound Derrickson attends Paul VI Catholic High School in Fairfax, Virginia....
Georgetown sophomore Stephen Domingo announced he will return home to the Bay Area and continue his basketball career at Cal.
Domingo, who starred at St. Ignatius High in San Francisco, totaled 29 points in 39 games over two seasons at Georgetown. Scout.com rated Domingo as a four-star (out of five) prospect his senior year in high school.
The 6-foot-6 wing, who must sit out next...
Stephen Domingo has decided to transfer from Georgetown to Cal.
Domingo is a native of California and considered committing to Berkeley out of high school.
The 6'7 wing must sit out the 14-15 season.
George Washington got snubbed when it comes to this official NCAA Tournament shirt.As of Monday afternoon, this shirt was available for sale on the NCAA's official website, but it fails to include George Washington, the No. 9 seed in the East Region.You'll notice that the Georgetown Hoyas mistakenly had their logo placed on the back of the shirt, instead. The main problem...
Since the beginning of last month, when the Georgetown men’s basketball team began to dig itself out of a five-game losing streak, Hoyas Coach John Thompson III has spoken repeatedly about his team’s scant margin for error in order to secure an NCAA tournament berth. Winning, he said, was the only guarantee of removing all doubt whether Georgetown belongs in the field of 68....
It seemed appropriate that John Thompson III was fiddling with a stopwatch as he stood in the lobby of Georgetown's on-campus gym, speaking about a Hoyas team that has ventured far off-script. Time is running out in a season in which ''start,'' ''stop'' and ''reset'' became more than just buttons to press during a practice drill...
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February 26, 2014
Midnight was fast approaching Thursday, and the Georgetown men’s basketball team was in no mood to dawdle in the wake of a humbling loss to Seton Hall that delivered yet another blow to the Hoyas’ fading NCAA tournament aspirations.
Coach John Thompson III and guards D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera and Jabril Trawick arrived at the postgame news conference at Prudential Center with...
Markel Starks scored 22 points and guided an efficient Georgetown offense, which shot 52 percent from the floor, as the Hoyas beat Xavier 74-52 on Saturday.
Starting for the first time in more than six weeks, Jabril Trawick sparked Georgetown (16-11, 7-8 Big East) with 13 points and four assists as the Hoyas led from start to finish. Trawick had not started since breaking his jaw...
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February 22, 2014
The Georgetown men’s basketball team was in the midst of a recent revival when starting forward Nate Lubick said, “We don’t have any losses left in us.” The senior reiterated that message last week before Sunday’s game against St. John’s, when he discussed winning the final six in a row to close the regular season and give the Hoyas momentum heading into the postseason...
Markel Starks, the most indispensable player on the Georgetown men’s basketball team, was down on the court at Verizon Center on Monday night clutching his left knee.
The silence in the building was in sharp contrast to the booming decibel level moments earlier, when the point guard sank a floater in the lane that put the Hoyas ahead to stay late in the second half of a come-from...
1. Georgetown Hoyas A masterful class signed to play for the Hoyas, as the venerable Georgetown program is set to continue its track record of success in the “new” Big East. The four players committed early to Georgetown, so there was no drama on signing day – just a tremendous top-10 caliber class. Face up […]
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In the 80’s, college basketball fans across the country were familiar with John Thompson, former coach of Big East basketball power Georgetown University. His towering frame and ultra-serious visage made people take notice. He didn’t spend a lot of time on sideline histrionics. His determined attitude made him a de facto father figure to scores of aspiring...
Georgetown senior center Moses Ayegba will miss the Hoyas' game against Villanova, the result of a one-game suspension handed down by the NCAA just hours before Monday evening's tip-off.
The suspension "stems from his pre-enrollment reconciliation," Georgetown athletic director Lee Reed said in a statement. In 2010, the NCAA suspended Ayegba nine games for accepting...
Before tipoff, Georgetown coach John Thompson III gained a player and lost a player. The last thing he needed was a huge free throw discrepancy against a top 10 team.
The short-handed Hoyas lost their fifth straight Monday night, falling 65-60 to No. 9 Villanova in a game of starts and stops. There were 34 turnovers, 39 fouls and 41 field goals, but the most notable stat came at...
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January 28, 2014
Jabril Trawick is back for Georgetown after missing five games with a broken jaw.
The Hoyas said the junior guard was cleared to play Monday and would suit up for that night's game against No. 9 Villanova.
However, the Hoyas had to face the Wildcats without senior center Moses Ayegba, who was serving a one-game NCAA suspension.
Trawick had started all 14 games and was averaging...
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January 27, 2014
Georgetown starting center Joshua Smith is academically ineligible and will miss the remainder of the season.
Coach John Thompson III made the announcement on Friday. Smith was third in scoring at 11.5 points for the Hoyas (11-7, 3-3 Big East), despite missing five games because of grades. He shot 65 percent from the field in his first season after transferring from UCLA.
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January 24, 2014
Georgetown has gotten pretty creative with its basketball giveaway. The Hoyas will be handing out fake tattoo sleeves before tonight's game.
Georgetown forward Jabril Trawick is out indefinitely after he broke his jaw in a loss at Providence on Wednesday.
Trawick has started all 14 games for the Hoyas and is averaging 7.1 points, 2.5 rebounds with 1.6 assists. He was averaging 8.5 points in the four games before his injury.
''It's a tough blow for our team because of the presence that Jabril provides for...
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January 11, 2014
Tomorrow night at the Verizon Center, the Georgetown Hoyas will take on the St. John’s Red Storm for the 100th time in school history as they look to remain undefeated in Big East play. The matchup is also Georgetown’s ‘Men Against Breast Cancer’ game, so the team will be rocking special Jordan brand sneakers:
These are the special @Jumpman23 shoes we are wearing tomorrow...
Markel Starks and Nate Lubick each scored 15 points as the Georgetown Hoyas opened the game with a 30-4 run and dominated Florida International for a 92-57 win on Saturday afternoon.
D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera also scored 15 for the Hoyas (8-3), who scored 24 consecutive points in the first half while holding FIU without a point for over 10 minutes. Off since Dec. 21 when they lost...
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December 28, 2013
Kansas’ very large and athletic center Joel Embiid had one of the bigger blocks you will ever see on Saturday when he denied Georgetown’s Aaron Bowen at the rim with authority. Kansas would go on to beat the Hoyas by a score of 86-64.
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