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Men’s Basketball | Filling the Phonebooth

Men’s Basketball | Filling the Phonebooth

On March 18, the Georgetown basketball team beat West Virginia 77-65 in the opening round of the National Invitational Tournament in the first men’s basketball game played in McDonough Arena since 2009. Although it was little more than a consolation win at the end of a disappointing season, 2,133 fans[Read More…]

by November 14, 2014 0 comments Basketball Preview 2014-2015, Sports

The McDonough Revival

It is ironic that the most fun we’ve had at a Georgetown basketball game took place in an unremarkable first-round NIT game against West Virginia on March 8. What made this game so memorable was neither the intensity of a rivalry nor the thrill of beating a formidable opponent. It[Read More…]

by March 25, 2014 2 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
IAC Named for Thompson Jr.

IAC Named for Thompson Jr.

Construction on the Intercollegiate Athletics Center, which will be named for former men’s basketball coach John Thompson Jr., will begin this summer, University President John J. DeGioia announced in a campus-wide email Tuesday. The athletics department again announced the center’s full name, the John R. Thompson Jr. Intercollegiate Athletics Center,[Read More…]

by March 7, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News
VOLLEYBALL | Hoyas Squander Chances In Pair of Big East Tests

VOLLEYBALL | Hoyas Squander Chances In Pair of Big East Tests

The Georgetown volleyball team (6-14, 0-7 Big East_ thought a two-game road trip to Pittsburgh (12-10, 3-5 Big East) and South Florida (12-9, 4-4 Big East) this weekend would present an opportunity to notch its first Big East win. Instead, positive expectations became disappointment as the Hoyas lost both matches[Read More…]

by October 15, 2012 0 comments Sports
Zipcars Only for Students Over 21

Zipcars Only for Students Over 21

A new Zipcar fleet is stationed outside McDonough Arena this semester, but only a fraction of the student body is eligible to drive them. Under the university’s current agreement with Zipcar, a short-term car rental service, drivers must be at least 21 years old, have a driving record with no[Read More…]

by August 31, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News

Modified ATF Plans Advance

Revised plans for the new Athletic Training Facility were approved by the Old Georgetown Board last week and will now go before the U.S. Commission of Fine Arts for final approval. “This is the third time that Georgetown has brought in a different scheme,” Secretary of the U.S. Commission of[Read More…]

by April 13, 2012 0 comments News

Headliner Set for Spring Concert

The Georgetown Program Board has secured a headliner for the annual spring concert early this year to prevent the problems with last-minute rescheduling that hampered last year’s event. Although concert planners have not yet released the name of the artist because contract details have not been finalized, they said the[Read More…]

by February 16, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Cards Pose Tough Matchup

The No. 19 Georgetown women’s basketball team (15-4, 4-2 Big East) will take their two-game win streak home this weekend to face No. 15 Louisville (15-4, 4-2 Big East) this Sunday in a critical Big East matchup. The Hoyas come into the contest on a two-game win streak, having steamrolled[Read More…]

by January 20, 2012 0 comments Sports

Contrasting Styles to Clash at McDonough

No.12 Georgetown (5-1) will be riding a wave of momentum into McDonough Arena this Wednesday night when they take on the reeling Richmond Spiders (7-4). The Hoyas took home top honors at the Paradise Jam in the U.S. Virgin Islands this past weekend, beginning with a win over Georgia Tech[Read More…]

by November 29, 2010 0 comments Sports

Deaf, Dumb and Third Eye Blind

Well, at least no one shot a gun at a toilet this time. Unfortunately, that was one of the few positives of the Spring Kick-Off Concert on Saturday night. I had had high expectations ever since Georgetown Program Board released the band lineup a few weeks ago. Like many of[Read More…]

by April 9, 2010 0 comments Uncategorized