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FOOTBALL | Different QB, Same Result in Fifth Loss

FOOTBALL | Different QB, Same Result in Fifth Loss

The Georgetown football team (3-5, 0-3 Patriot League) was unable to contain the explosive offense of Colgate (4-3, 2-0 Patriot League) Saturday, dropping the conference road matchup, 57-36. Despite the disappointment, the Hoyas were carried by several outstanding individual performances. Sophomore wideout Kevin Macari — who recorded 181 receiving yards[Read More…]

by October 23, 2012 0 comments Sports
Hoyas Escape Tigers on Road

Hoyas Escape Tigers on Road

Playing in front of a national television audience for the first time in program history, the Georgetown football team (3-1) defeated Princeton (0-2), 21-20, on a late field goal by junior kicker Matt MacZura in another down-to-the-wire finish for the Hoyas. The Blue and Gray turned to their third-string quarterback,[Read More…]

by September 24, 2012 0 comments Uncategorized
FOOTBALL | Seniors Go From 0-11 to Primetime

FOOTBALL | Seniors Go From 0-11 to Primetime

Due to Georgetown football’s relative obscurity in comparison with the world-famous men’s basketball team, those unfamiliar with the Hilltop often assume the school has no gridiron presence. That’ll change tonight — for some cable subscribers, at least. The Blue and Gray’s (2-1) game at Princeton (0-1) tonight will be broadcast[Read More…]

by September 21, 2012 0 comments Sports

GU Punts on Merit Aid

The Patriot League — the athletic conference in which Georgetown plays football — announced earlier this year that its members may give merit-based athletic scholarships to football players. The university has, for now, declined to make this change. We fail to understand why. The university offers only need-based aid to[Read More…]

by September 7, 2012 0 comments Opinion
FOOTBALL | Reed Sees Bright Future in IAC Plans

FOOTBALL | Reed Sees Bright Future in IAC Plans

Athletic Director Lee Reed is tasked with raising $125 million for athletics. Despite the prospect of more Big East upheaval and the conference’s eroding prestige, Georgetown Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Lee Reed believes that the future for Georgetown’s 29 teams is bright. Reed, who sat down with The Hoya for[Read More…]

by September 1, 2012 0 comments Sports
FOOTBALL | 8-3 in 2011, Hoyas need one more leap

FOOTBALL | 8-3 in 2011, Hoyas need one more leap

Last season, the buzz around Georgetown’s football team was about whether they would finish above .500. After last year’s team went 8-3 and finished one game shy of the Patriot League title, the question is not whether theHoyas will notch a winning season, but whether they will finally earn the elusive[Read More…]

by August 27, 2012 0 comments Sports
Patriot League OKs Football Scholarships

Patriot League OKs Football Scholarships

The Patriot League conference announced Monday that it will permit member schools to offer athletic scholarships to football players beginning in the fall of 2013. The league said that its council of university presidents had voted to change a longstanding policy that barred financial aid based on athletic merit in[Read More…]

by February 14, 2012 0 comments Sports
FOOTBALL | Kelly, Hoyas Bring Home All-Patriot League Honors

FOOTBALL | Kelly, Hoyas Bring Home All-Patriot League Honors

After the most successful season in his FCS career, Georgetown football Head Coach Kevin Kelly was named 2011 Patriot League coach of the year on Nov. 22. In his sixth year at the helm of the football program on the Hilltop, Kelly led Georgetown to its best season since rejoining[Read More…]

by December 1, 2011 0 comments Sports
FOOTBALL | Georgetown Finally Turns the Corner

FOOTBALL | Georgetown Finally Turns the Corner

In 2008, the Georgetown football team won two games. Then, in 2009, the squad sunk to the lowest of lows, losing all 11 contests by a combined score of 309–106. Finally, the 2010 season brought hope to a depressed program. After winning their first two games and three of their[Read More…]

by November 17, 2011 0 comments Sports
FOOTBALL | Lehigh Tops GU for League Title

FOOTBALL | Lehigh Tops GU for League Title

The Georgetown football squad was looking to capture the program’s first-ever Patriot League championship on Saturday when it faced off against defending champion No. 6 Lehigh in Bethlehem, Pa. In the program’s biggest contest since rejoining the Football Championship Subdivision in 2001, Georgetown hoped to complete a remarkable turnaround and[Read More…]

by November 14, 2011 0 comments Sports