Post Tagged with: "providence"

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Win Ugly Against Providence

Coming off a marquee road win over No. 4 Louisville Wednesday night, No. 12 Georgetown barely avoided being upset themselves Saturday by a scrappy Providence squad. The Hoyas (12-1, 2-0 Big East) shot just 30 percent from the floor and lost the rebounding battle in an ugly 49-40 win over the Friars[Read More…]

by December 31, 2011 0 comments Sports

WOMEN’S TENNIS | Georgetown Shuts Out Pair of Conference Foes

After a confidence-boosting win over Howard last week, the Georgetown women’s tennis team (6-8, 3-2 Big East) continued to build momentum during this weekend’s road trip with shutout victories over against Connecticut (4-6, 0-2 Big East) and Providence (0-7, 0-4 Big East).   Georgetown 6, Providence 0 In a match[Read More…]

by March 29, 2011 0 comments Sports
MEN’S LACROSSE | Second-Half Swoon Dooms Hoyas at Duke

MEN’S LACROSSE | Second-Half Swoon Dooms Hoyas at Duke

Emerging from a decisive 14-5 win against Providence, the Georgetown men’s lacrosse team fell flat in Durham, N.C., this past weekend against No. 4 Duke. With their record standing at 3-3, the Hoyas had a chance to lift themselves above .500 and earn the first quality win for their tournament resume,[Read More…]

by March 29, 2011 0 comments Sports
MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Escape Friars, Extend Streak to Six

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Escape Friars, Extend Streak to Six

Despite 43 points from Providence senior Marshon Brooks — the fifth-highest in-conference total in Big East history — Georgetown (18-5, 7-4 Big East) held off a late charge from the Friars (14-10, 3-8 Big East) and won, 83-81, at Verizon Center Saturday afternoon. “[Brooks] is a special player who had[Read More…]

by February 5, 2011 0 comments Sports

GU Looks to Advance Past Providence

On Saturday, the Hoyas will finally have a chance to get back on the field and erase the memories of last weekend’s 3-0 loss on the road against Notre Dame, which snapped a nine-game winning streak that had propelled the team to the program’s first Big East title since 1994.[Read More…]

by November 5, 2010 0 comments Sports

Hoyas Obliterate Pirates in Shutout

After defeating American last Wednesday, the Georgetown men’s soccer team (7-4-1, 3-1 Big East) continued its mid-season dominance with conference wins on the road at Providence (5-5-1, 0-4 Big East) and home against Seton Hall (3-8-1, 1-3 Big East). The Hoyas escaped Saturday’s contest in Rhode Island with a 1-0[Read More…]

by October 15, 2010 0 comments Sports

MEN’S LACROSSE: GU Disposes of Friars With Duke on Deck

Sandwiched between a home victory against then-No. 19 Delaware and an upcoming visit from No. 9 Duke, Sunday’s visit to winless Providence held the potential to be a letdown game for Georgetown. But a rock-solid defense and first-half hat tricks from Andrew Brancaccio and Travis Comeau allowed the No. 9[Read More…]

by March 23, 2010 0 comments Uncategorized

Big East Briefs

Syracuse   Orange is the most feared color in the Big East, as Syracuse stands in first place with a 13-2 conference record. Junior forward Wesley Johnson leads his team in points, averaging 15.8 points per game, while grabbing 8.7 rebounds per contest.       The intense rivalry between[Read More…]

by February 26, 2010 0 comments Sports

Monroe and Hoyas Pass Their Way Past Friars

For the first time in three weeks Georgetown has matched its weekend success with a weekday win. Four Hoyas scored in double figures as No. 7 Georgetown (18-5, 8-4 Big East) rallied from a 10-point second-half deficit to beat Providence (12-12, 4-8) at Dunkin’ Donuts Center. Junior guard Chris Wright[Read More…]

by February 9, 2010 0 comments Sports