GEORGETOWN RUMORS & GOSSIP
1. "Hoya Saxa"
The official cheer and college yell of the Georgetown Hoyas at sporting events, with one group of fans starting the volley yelling "Hoya!" and another group returning a "Saxa!
2. Jack the Bulldog
The official mascot of the Hoyas. The first Jack was brought to campus in the early 60's, and has been a staple at athletic events ever since. Jack has been known to...
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Georgetown has regain control of its season, edging out DePaul 68-63 for their third straight win. Four Hoyas scored in double figures, including D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera, who had a game-high 19 points. Smith-Rivera made three of Georgetown’s four three pointers. Joshua Smith added 15 points and a game-high 11 rebounds for his sixth double...
Searching for a spark after losing three of four, Georgetown head coach John Thompson III tinkered with the starting lineup. Freshman Isaac Copeland started in the place of Mikael Hopkins. The result was Copeland scoring 20 points, hitting three three pointers in the process. He added eight rebounds to help Georgetown roll past Seton Hall 86-77.
The Hoyas got off to a great start...
Betting odds for the Georgetown Hoyas vs. Villanova Wildcats.
When the Georgetown Hoyas women’s basketball team takes the court against Xavier on Feb. 13 at McDonough Arena, some very lucky fans — in a word — will be the benefactors of one of the strangest — albeit most nutritious — in-game giveaways in recent memory. According to a release from the school, the first...Read More
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Jack the Bulldog is the adorable mascot of the Georgetown Hoyas, and the university’s athletic department is honoring the pup with a t-shirt giveaway featuring his likeness. The first 500 students at Wednesday night’s home game against Providence will receive shirts as part of the “Jack Pack” promotion.
Here’s a look at the design:
Students: Remember to arrive to the 2...
Georgetown’s men’s basketball team will be sporting special uniforms for its game against Xavier Tuesday night.
The No. 21-ranked Hoyas (14-5, 6-2 Big East) are set to face the Musketeers (13-7, 4-4 Big East) at the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C. For the game, John Thompson III’s team will be wearing pink-themed uniforms that pay tribute to Coaches vs. Cancer.
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Georgetown continues to build their resume towards an NCAA tournament berth, rallying past Indiana for a 91-87 win in overtime at Madison Square Garden. Georgetown has now won three straight to close out their non-conference schedule before entering Big East play later this week.
Georgetown got off to a rocky start against the Hoosiers. The...
They've already made their debuts in the NFL and NBA, and now, The Georgetown Hoyas are the first college team to wear "I Can't Breathe" T-shirts during their pre-game warmups.The @georgetownhoyas are wearing "I can't breathe" shirts during warmups before Kansa game @wusa9 pic.twitter.com/lUoMEeCv2A— Kristen B. (@KristenBerset) December 10, 2014The entire Hoyas roster took its...
Georgetown’s 2013-14 season began with uncertainty — and it resulted in the Hoyas missing the NCAA Tournament. The team never...
The Georgetown men’s basketball team will be playing in a couple of new uniforms this season.
At the end of September, the Hoyas unveiled a new gray uniform. Wednesday night, Georgetown released a photo of another new uniform.
Check out Georgetown’s new alternate black kente cloth uniform:
Boom. #HoyaMadness pic.twitter.com/4BTPngNJuV
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We’re about a month and a half away from the start of college basketball season, and with the year so close, teams are unveiling new uniforms for 2014-15. The latest school to do this is Georgetown, which announced new gray uniforms on its Twitter account today during a photo shoot. Check them out:
First look at the @GeorgetownHoops gray unis for this season. @HoyaEquipment @Uniformswag...
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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...
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
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...
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...
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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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