GEORGETOWN RUMORS & GOSSIP
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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8 days ago
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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12 days ago
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...
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...
A freshman forward on the Georgetown Hoyas women's basketball team made her college debut memorable in more ways than one.Seen here is a video clip of Shayla Cooper employing a creative way to attempt to block a shot during Georgetown's season-opening way over Richmond. As you can see, Cooper uses her shoe.The whole ordeal began when Cooper lost her footing, and subsequently...
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Tweet The No. 15 seed Florida Golf Coast Eagles stunned the second-seeded Georgetown Hoyas 78-68 Friday to advance to the round of 32 in this year’s NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. The game will forever be remembered around the Fort Myers, FL campus and gave us yet another reason why March Madness is fantastic. Sherwood [...]