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Georgetown University’s Newspaper of Record since 1920

The Hoya

Georgetown University’s Newspaper of Record since 1920

The Hoya

Tournament Hopes Rest With Wright

By Dave Finn February 18, 2014

The fate of an entire season is riding on the health of one tiny bone in a 21-year-old's left hand. After missing three and a half games, senior point guard Chris Wright is all set to don his No. 4...

Rodgers, Wright Lead Charge at Villanova

By Leonard Olsen February 17, 2012

The No. 15 Georgetown women's basketball team (20-6, 9-4 Big East) is back on after defeating Villanova (15-11, 5-8 Big East) on the road, 60-54, Tuesday night. The win came in the wake of a beating from...

Hoya Sports: Men’s Basketball

By Sports Editor August 27, 2011

For a Georgetown team that has won one NCAA or NIT game in the last four years, this might seem to be a bad time for a rebuilding year. Just that, however, seems to be in the cards for the Hoyas in the...

Broken Bone Leads to NCAA Heartbreak

By Dave Finn April 29, 2011

With a hot beginning, a momentum-building middle and an inglorious end, the story of the 2010-2011 Hoyas was many things. It was a story of streaks. Head Coach John Thompson III's team won eight...

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Seniors Bid Fond Farewell At Banquet

By Dave Finn April 15, 2011

"In many ways, a new era starts tomorrow." Those words were delivered by Head Coach John Thompson III at the Georgetown men's basketball program's annual end-of-season banquet, held on Tuesday evening...

VCU Deals Georgetown Third Straight NCAA Loss

By Dave Finn March 19, 2011

CHICAGO – So end the college careers of Chris Wright and Austin Freeman. Along with fellow seniors Julian Vaughn and Ryan Dougherty, the two guards played their final game in a Georgetown uniform...

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas to Open NCAAs Against USC or VCU

By Dave Finn March 14, 2011 After 31 games, the Hoyas — and 67 other teams — have a clean slate. Senior point guard Chris Wright and his previously broken left hand have been...

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Huskies Eliminate Hoyas From Big East Tournament

By Dave Finn March 7, 2011

NEW YORK – Playing without senior guard Chris Wright, the Hoyas displayed weaknesses that had little to do with his absence. Junior guard Jason Clark and senior guard Austin Freeman brought some...

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Feeling the Pain

By Dave Finn March 7, 2011

Even when Chris Wright's left hand has a fully functioning third metacarpal, Georgetown has weaknesses. The Hoyas occasionally fall in love with the three, even when it isn't going down. They have...

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Fall Flat at Cincy, Still Get Bye in Big Easts

By Dave Finn March 5, 2011

As senior guard Chris Wright's left hand continues to get better, the rest of the Hoyas continue to get worse. Despite backing into a first-round bye and the No. 8 seed in the Big East tournament –...

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Multitude of Big East Scenarios Possible for Georgetown

By Dave Finn March 4, 2011

UPDATED: 3/4/11, 1:27 p.m. It was not long ago that the Hoyas were in prime position to grab a double-bye in the Big East tournament. Now, with one game left in the regular season — and the entire...

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Gutsy Performance Not Enough in Wright’s Absence

By Dave Finn February 26, 2011

With emotions high at jam-packed Verizon Center on Senior Day, the Hoyas fought as hard as they could without senior point guard Chris Wright. But heart and grit weren't quite enough. "I'm not...

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