Lady Bears Drop Home Opener To Georgetown, 3-0

BALTIMORE, Md. (Sept. 8, 2015)-Alyssa Sinnette recorded a match-high 15 kills and Ashlie Williams added 11, as the visiting Georgetown Hoyas spoiled the Lady Bears' home opener on Tuesday night, following a 3-0 (25-20, 25-16, 25-23) sweep at Hill Field House. The win was the second straight this season for the Hoyas, who were making their first trip to Hill Field House in exactly...
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September 08, 2015

FCS Player Breaks Neck During Game, Could Possibly Be Paralyzed

The dangers of football become all too real for one member of the Georgetown Hoyas football team on Saturday. Ty Williams, a running back for the Hoyas, was injured on a play against St. Francis and rushed to an area hospital, where he underwent surgery late Saturday night. The initial report is not good, as some worry he could be paralyzed as a result of the play: update on Tyrell...
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September 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Georgetown RB Ty Williams could be paralyzed

Georgetown Hoyas running back Ty Williams broke his neck in yesterday’s game against St. Francis (PA) and could be paralyzed as a result. Michael Cornejo of MoCo Football reported Williams’ injury on Twitter. Terrible news: Georgetown Univ WR Tyrell Williams (QO '13) is in surgery at this moment after breaking his neck in a game today. #mocofb — Michael Cornejo (@MikeCornejo...
Via Campus Sports Net
September 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Syracuse, Georgetown to renew rivalry on December 5

The Syracuse Orange and Georgetown Hoyas have not met on the basketball court since the 2013 Big East Championship game. This is because, following that season, the Orange made the permanent move to the ACC and the two teams haven’t been able to schedule a non-conference match-up since. According to College Basketball Talk, that is all about to change. The Hoyas and Orange are...
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September 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Georgetown Basketball: Forward L.J. Peak impresses with Team USA

Back in June, Georgetown forward L.J. Peak was selected for the 2015 USA Basketball U-19 World Championship Team. Peak had an impressive first year with the Georgetown basketball program, and after five days of tryouts in Colorado Springs, he was chosen to bring his talents to Team USA. The USA team was smooth sailing through the tournament until the semifinals, when it barely won...
July 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Former Hoya Greg Whittington impresses in summer league

Alongside Otto Porter Jr., forward Greg Whittington was one of the standouts in the Georgetown basketball program during the Hoyas’ 2012-2013 season. Averaging 35.2 MPG, 12.1 PPG, and 7.0 RPG, Whittington was a reliable big man who dominated the competition. He only played in 13 games due to academic issues, but he clearly made the most of his time on the court.Despite all the...
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July 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Georgetown Basketball: Former Hoya Greg Whittington impresses in summer league

Alongside Otto Porter Jr., forward Greg Whittington was one of the standouts in the Georgetown basketball program during the Hoyas’ 2012-2013 season. Averaging 35.2 MPG, 12.1 PPG, and 7.0 RPG, Whittington was a reliable big man who dominated the competition. He only played in 13 games due to academic issues, but he clearly made the most of his time on the court. Unfortunately,...
July 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Georgetown Basketball: PF Marcus Derrickson rounds out freshman class

Over the past few years, the Georgetown basketball program has gained a plethora of high profile recruits hailing from the D.C., Maryland, and Virginia area. With the addition of PF Marcus Derrickson to the Hoyas’ 2015-2016 roster, Head Coach John Thompson III’s tendency to favor the DMV continues. The 6’7”, 250-pound forward and Maryland native began his career at Paul VI...
July 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Georgetown Basketball: Alum Jabril Trawick enters NBA Summer League

The “scariest player in college hoops” may become the scariest player in the NBA. After going undrafted in the 2015 NBA Draft, Georgetown Basketball alum Jabril Trawick will play in the NBA Summer League, specifically on the Orlando Magic Blue team. The 6’5”, 220-pound SG averaged 9.1 PPG for the Hoyas in his senior season. He played the second-most number of minutes with...
July 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Georgetown Basketball: Center Joshua Smith hopeful for 2015 NBA draft

With the NBA draft right around the corner, former Georgetown basketball center Joshua Smith has garnered interest from at least three NBA teams. After splitting his athletic career with the UCLA Bruins his freshman and sophomore years and the Hoyas his junior and senior seasons, Smith’s size and ability in the paint makes him a very desirable prospect. The 6’10”, 350-pound...
June 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Georgetown Basketball: Center Jessie Govan reminiscent of past Hoya greats

Patrick Ewing, Dikembe Mutombo, Roy Hibbert; all Georgetown University and NBA success stories, and all big men who dominated in their position on both the offensive and defensive end of the court with Georgetown basketball. With a history of success accompanied by the presence of strong defense and dominance in the paint, Georgetown has consistently shown how crucial the center...
June 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Peak and Brunson named to USA U-19 team

Twelve players made the final cut for USA Basketball's U-19 squad, and two of them play in the Big East.L.J. Peak, the rising sophomore for Georgetown, and Jalen Brunson, the uber-talented Villanova incoming freshman, both made the roster coached by Arizona head man Sean Miller. Dayton head coach - and Sean's brother - Archie Miller will be on the staff as well, along with Providence...
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June 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Lifelong Georgetown fan is school’s first 2017 commit

Many of you have probably never heard of a young man named Tyler Foster. He is a 6-foot-5 shooting guard who plays for the Gilman School in Baltimore, and his favorite team is the Georgetown Hoyas. Foster loves them so much that he committed to the program yesterday, as was reported by Matt Bracken of the Baltimore Sun. It should also be mentioned that Foster has yet to even begin...
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June 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Georgetown unveils winning court design

The Georgetown Hoyas used social media to have fans enter a design contest that would determine the new look for the team’s basketball court during the upcoming season. There were plenty of submissions — and even some great troll jobs by Syracuse fans — but the Hoyas finally settled on one. Georgetown announced the winning design on Tuesday afternoon. Here is the winner of...
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June 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Georgetown Unveil New Court Design Voted on by Fans

The Georgetown Hoyas athletics have announced the winning home-court design for the upcoming 2015-16 season from their fan contest. The winning submission was by Kevin Rieffel (C’06) from Philadelphia, Pa — a former member of Georgetown’s swimming and diving team. “We received many great submissions for the contest and were really overwhelmed by the response from our fans...
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June 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Georgetown Basketball: Georgetown Reveals Winning Court Design Contest Submission

Georgetown looked to the Hoya fan base for a new basketball court design, and 150 submissions later, they have chosen a winner. Submitted by former Georgetown swimming & diving team member Kevin Rieffel, here is the court that the Hoyas will be playing on at the Verizon Center this season. Here is the winner of the @GeorgetownHoops Court Design Contest! Design by @KRieffel...
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June 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Former Georgetown mascot Jack the Bulldog, Sr. dies at 12

It is with a heavy heart that Campus Sports must announce the incredibly sad passing of former Georgetown Hoyas mascot Jack the Bulldog, Sr. The lovable canine’s death was reported by the official Jack the Bulldog Twitter page, where fans can receive updates on their team’s mascot. Jack Sr. was 12 years old. Sad to share that former #Hoyas mascot Jack the Bulldog Sr. (2003-2015...
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June 03, 2015  |  Discuss

L.J. Peak selected to 2015 USA Basketball U-19 training camp roster

The young pups were a pleasant surprise for Georgetown fans last season, and L.J. Peak was one of the freshmen who shined brightestPeak was among a group of 21 players who accepted invitations to participate in the 2015 USA Basketball Men's U-19 World Championship Team training camp. The camp will take place for two weeks in the middle of June.If selected, Peak's Team USA experience...
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June 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Senior profile: Aaron Bowen

Aaron Bowen arrived at the Hilltop five years ago, and to put it lightly, he wasn't quite as heralded as other members of his freshmen class.Nate Lubick and Markel Starks were both top 50 recruits, and often times, Bowen was overshadowed not just by the Hoya roster, but by his own class. In the end, Bowen had an up and down career for the Hoyas. Casual Hoya took a look at his entire...
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May 12, 2015  |  Discuss

D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera discusses decision to return to Georgetown instead of NBA

How quickly things can change.Just less than a month ago, it looked as though D'Vauntes-Smith Rivera was going to leave Georgetown. The would-be senior declared for the NBA Draft, and though his chances of being selected were slim, it looked as though he would pursue a professional career overseas.Not so fast. DSR is not leaving, and this Hoya program will be quite competitive in...
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May 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Trailer released for Allen Iverson documentary

A documentary surrounding former Georgetown Hoyas and Philadelphia 76ers star Allen Iverson is coming to Showtime and the trailer is must-see. The documentary, title “IVERSON,” is set to give “an inside look at both the triumphs and struggles of NBA icon and all-time great shooting guard Allen Iverson.” IVERSON is set to premiere Saturday, May 16 on Showtime. You can check...
Via Campus Sports Net
April 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Georgetown And Maryland Will Rekindle Their Basketball Rivalry In The Big East – Big Ten Challenge

The Georgetown Hoyas and Maryland Terrapins have not played in men’s basketball since 2008, when the two teams met in the Old Spice Classic in Orlando. There were talks of renewing the rivalry as recently as 2012, but as ESPN’s Andy Katz wrote then, things broke down when things became public. Anderson’s original comment to The Washington Post was that “if we’re going...
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April 21, 2015  |  Discuss

D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera returning to Georgetown

Just one week after declaring himself eligible, Georgetown Hoyas guard D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera has reversed his course. According to Brian Snow of, the junior has chosen to return to school for his senior season. has learned that D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera will return to Georgetown after initially declaring for the draft — Brian Snow (@BSnowScout...
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April 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Georgetown Welcomed Chris Mullin Back To St. John’s With A Cool Throwback Picture

St. John’s made the hire of alum Chris Mullin as head basketball coach official minutes ago. The former Red Storm and NBA star is taking over the reins for Steve Lavin and has already hired Iowa State assistant coach Matt Abdelmassih to be a part of his staff. When Mullin suited up for St. John’s during the 1980s, the program’s top rivals were Syracuse and Georgetown. The three...
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March 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Georgetown junior Smith-Rivera declares for NBA draft

WASHINGTON -- Georgetown guard D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera is skipping his senior year and will submit his name for the NBA draft. Coach John Thompson III announced Smith-Rivera's decision Tuesday via a press release. The school said Smith-Rivera plans to sign with an agent. As a junior, Smith-Rivera led Georgetown in scoring average at 16.3 points and assists at 3.2 per game and was...
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March 31, 2015  |  Discuss
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