Articles tagged: Big East


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Why I still love Georgetown basketball

As Georgetown’s basketball season wrapped up, calls to fire men’s basketball head coach Patrick Ewing rained down on social media. The calls are emotional and wouldn’t solve the Hoyas’ problems.... Read more

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Georgetown falls to Seton Hall in first round of the Big East Tournament

Coming off of the worst regular season in Georgetown men’s basketball history (6-24, 0-19) and with rumors swirling about the future of head coach Patrick Ewing, the Hoyas went out... Read more

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Women’s basketball send the Friars packing in the first round of the Big East Tournament

In the opening round of the 2022 Women’s Big East Tournament, Georgetown (10-18, 4-15) beat Providence (11-19, 6-14) 68-55, securing their spot in the quarterfinals against top-seeded UConn (22-5, 16-1)... Read more

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Hoyas drop disappointing 17th straight to lowly DePaul

The Georgetown men’s basketball team (6-21, 0-16 Big East) fell to the DePaul Blue Demons (13-14, 4-13 Big East) 68-65 on Thursday night at Capital One Arena, failing to convert... Read more

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Women’s basketball falls to Villanova, maintains losing streak

The Georgetown Hoyas women’s basketball team (7-18, 2-15 Big East) couldn’t quite pull off an upset over the Villanova Wildcats (19-7, 13-4 Big East), recording their eighth-straight loss Tuesday night,... Read more

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Georgetown women’s basketball drops one to Marquette in near upset

In their second matchup against the Marquette Golden Eagles (18-8, 11-6 Big East), the Georgetown Hoyas (7-16, 2-13 Big East) continued their recent trend of playing a hard-fought, competitive game... Read more

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Georgetown men’s basketball drops 14th straight game to Marquette

The Georgetown Hoyas men’s basketball team (6-19, 0-14 Big East) lost by a score of 77-66 to the Marquette Golden Eagles (17-9, 9-6 Big East) on Wednesday night in Milwaukee.... Read more

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Women’s basketball loses heartbreaker in double overtime to DePaul

On Sunday afternoon, the Georgetown Hoyas women’s basketball team (7-15, 2-12 Big East) fell 105-104 to the DePaul Blue Demons (20-7, 12-4 Big East) in double overtime. Sophomore guard Kelsey... Read more

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Hoya Weekend Round Up: men’s basketball drops 13th straight, no. 4 men’s lacrosse debuts dominantly and women’s basketball thrills in doubt OT

The Georgetown Hoyas men’s basketball team dropped their 13th straight game on Saturday, falling 80-66 to the Creighton Bluejays.

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Women’s basketball falls to Seton Hall in highly-anticipated McDonough opener

The Georgetown women’s basketball team (7-13, 2-10 Big East) fell 60-50 to Seton Hall (12-10, 7-7 Big East) on Wednesday in front of the Hoyas’ largest home crowd of the... Read more

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Georgetown men’s basketball falls to shorthanded DePaul, increases their losing streak to 12

The Georgetown Hoyas men’s basketball team (6-16, 0-11 Big East) lost by a score of 82-74 to the shorthanded DePaul Blue Demons (12-10, 3-9 Big East) on Wednesday night in... Read more

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Confusion over fan policy in McDonough opens up dialogue on the inequality between men’s and women’s sports on campus

On Jan. 30, Kelsey Ransom’s phone started blowing up as she walked into McDonough Arena for basketball practice. When she opened her phone, the standout sophomore guard saw a screenshot... Read more

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Misery in McDonough: Hoyas fall to St. John’s for their tenth consecutive loss

The Georgetown Hoyas men’s basketball team (6-14, 0-9 Big East) lost 90-73 to the St. John’s Red Storm (12-9, 4-6 Big East) Thursday night in McDonough Arena. The defeat marks... Read more

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What goes up must come down: men’s basketball struggles after last year’s triumph

There’s no sugarcoating it: We’re doing badly. Really badly. In fact, the Hoyas’ 0-8 Big East record is their worst start to conference play since joining the Big East as... Read more

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Georgetown men’s basketball loses to Seton Hall in ninth-straight loss

On Feb. 1, Georgetown men’s basketball (6-13, 0-8 Big East) came up short against the Pirates of Seton Hall (13-7, 4-6 Big East) by a score of 70-63. With the... Read more

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Hoya Blues: Georgetown basketball loses a nail-biter to Butler, remains winless in Big East play

The Georgetown Hoyas men’s basketball team (6-12, 0-7 Big East) fell 56-53 to the Butler Bulldogs (11-10, 4-6 Big East) in their second meeting of the season. It was not... Read more

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Georgetown falls on the road to No. 20 UConn in another defenseless blowout

The Georgetown Hoyas men’s basketball team (6-11, 0-6 Big East) lost 96-73 on the road to the No. 20 UConn Huskies (14-4, 5-2 Big East) on Tuesday night for their... Read more

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Lose Big, Lose Close: Positive Signs in Hoyas’ 85-74 Loss to #11 Villanova

The Georgetown Hoyas men’s basketball team (6-10, 0-5 Big East) dropped its sixth straight game Saturday, falling at home to the No. 11 Villanova Wildcats (14-5, 7-2 BE). The 0-5... Read more

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Georgetown men’s basketball falls 83-75 to No. 21 Providence in game decided by defense

The Georgetown Hoyas men’s basketball team (6-9, 0-4 Big East) fell 83-75 on the road against No. 21 Providence (15-2, 5-1 Big East) Thursday night. Graduate guard Don Carey led... Read more

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Battle of the Bulldogs: Georgetown men’s basketball comes up short against Butler

The Georgetown Hoyas men’s basketball team (6-7, 0-2 Big East) lost 72-58 to Butler (9-6, 2-2 Big East) on Thursday night. Freshman guard Tyler Beard led the Hoyas in scoring... Read more