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WASHINGTON (AP) L.J. Peak made two free throws with 7.5 seconds left to help Georgetown thwart Charlotte's second-half rally for an 81-78 win Saturday.
Peak finished with 18 points for the Hoyas (7-3), who opened strongly in both halves. They led by 14 in the first before Charlotte (6-5) closed on a 7-0 run to get within 38-31.
Georgetown built its lead back to 60-44, but the 49ers...
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Last night, the Georgetown Hoyas took on the #10-ranked Kansas Jayhawks at Verizon Center. Unfortunately, the Jayhawks defeated the Hoyas 75-70. During the game, the student-section known as the “Stonewalls” debuted a special animated tifo for this game. The tifo was a play on Nintendo’s Duck Hunt, but the Stonewalls renamed it “Jayhawk Hunt.” Watch the Stonewalls’ animated...
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...
It looks like Georgetown University is joining the company of D. Rose, LeBron, Kyrie Irving and more because the entire team wore the “I Can’t Breathe” t-shirt during warmups in protest of Eric Garner.
I’m sure this will result in some discussion but I like the stand that the organization has decided to take.
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What started with Derrick Rose of the Bulls has now transpired to the NCAA. Before the Georgetown Hoyas toke on the Kansas Jayhawks, the team wore “I Can’t Breathe” during their warm up. All of the players decided to take the court in the black t-shirts. As of right now, the Georgetown Hoyas are the first team in college basketball to don the shirt...
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...
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (September 12, 2014) – The WVU women’s soccer team took on the Georgetown Hoyas Friday night at Dick Dlesk Soccer Stadium. This was an out of conference tilt vs. #16 ranked Georgetown. This game came with plenty of chances from WVU, tallying 26 shots with 13 of them being on goal. Georgetown, meanwhile only had 3 shots on goal. However, the game went to overtime...
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...
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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