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Advocacy, Sports, and Faith

Advocacy, Sports, and Faith

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06/19/2020

Cassius Clay, Lew Alcindor, and Chris Jackson may not be familiar names to most Americans or even to sports fans. However, it is undeniable that most if not all sports fans would recognize the names Muhammad Ali and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, and more devoted fans of basketball would recognize the name Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf. All three were…

Patrick Ewing tests positive for COVID-19

Patrick Ewing tests positive for COVID-19

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05/22/2020

On May 22, Georgetown men’s basketball head coach Patrick Ewing announced via a statement on Twitter that he tested positive for COVID-19. Ewing is under care and isolated at a local hospital, according to the statement. So far, he is the only member of the Georgetown men’s basketball team to test positive for the virus….

Mac McClung to transfer from Georgetown

Mac McClung to transfer from Georgetown

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05/13/2020

Sophomore guard Mac McClung withdrew his name from the NBA Draft and entered the transfer portal on May 13. McClung averaged 15.7 points, 2.4 assists, and 1.4 steals per game over 21 games played in his sophomore year, before being sidelined with plantar fasciitis. McClung will request a waiver to be immediately eligible for the…

No Medals for Trying

No Medals for Trying

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03/27/2020

Jerry Izenberg was a beat reporter for the New York Giants who wrote a book entitled No Medals for Trying. It’s an entire book about the Giants preparing for a matchup with the Philadelphia Eagles in 1989, which they lost. More importantly, it’s about the brutal, zero-sum nature of sports, and how all the work…

Women’s Basketball Remains Competitive In Loss to Providence

Women’s Basketball Remains Competitive In Loss to Providence

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02/29/2020

On Friday night, the Georgetown Hoyas women’s basketball team suffered a closely contested 62-55 loss to the Providence Friars. Providence gained the lead midway through the second quarter and never relinquished it, despite the Hoyas’ best efforts to rally back. Graduate forward Brianna Jones paced all scorers with a game-high 24 points, while graduate center…

Super Bowl LIV Preview

Super Bowl LIV Preview

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01/29/2020

“It starts with a whistle, and ends with a gun. Sixty minutes of action, from kickoff to touchdown. This is Pro Football. The sport of all time.” – John Facenda This is the hundredth season of the National Football League (NFL), and the league has done a wonderful job reminding us all of its rich…

What Kobe Means To Us

What Kobe Means To Us

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01/28/2020

On Sunday, January 26, 2020, former Lakers superstar guard Kobe Bryant died tragically in a helicopter crash along with eight other passengers, including his 13-year-old daughter Gianna. Bryant shaped a generation of basketball, inspiring kids all across the planet with his work ethic, drive, skill, and killer instinct. After retiring from the NBA, Bryant was…

Women’s Basketball Overmatched in 53-74 Loss at Villanova

Women’s Basketball Overmatched in 53-74 Loss at Villanova

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01/19/2020

On Saturday evening, the Georgetown Hoyas women’s basketball team (4-14, 1-6 Big East) suffered a 53-74 blowout loss to the Villanova Wildcats (11-7, 5-2 Big East). The Hoyas started slowly in the first and third quarters, allowing Villanova to pull away by the end of the game. Senior forwards Bridget Herlihy and Mary Gedaka of…

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