Post Tagged with: "Villanova"

Surging Hoyas Reach Top of Division

Looking for the Big East Blue Division lead? Well, the Hoyas have it. It did not seem probable three weeks ago when Georgetown (8-4-1, 4-1-0 Big East) had gone winless in five consecutive games and been shutout in its conference opener at Cincinnati, but with a 3-1 victory over the[Read More…]

by October 19, 2010 0 comments Sports

Queens of the East Top ‘Nova in Philly

The Georgetown women’s soccer team, notched its first conference win on the road Wednesday, defeating Villanova, 3-1. There is a longstanding rivalry between the two squads, which Head Coach Dave Nolan acknowledged: “We have the edge now, but for a while they did.” The 22nd-ranked Hoyas (4-0, 1-0 Big East)[Read More…]

by September 3, 2010 0 comments Sports

GU Storms Through Trap Games as UConn Looms

Tuesday morning, with a night game set against Villanova, the Georgetown women’s basketball team (24-4, 12-2 Big East) woke up to a new school-record ranking, reaching the No. 11 spot in the ESPN/USA Today coaches’ poll. The Hoyas have also achieved an RPI rank between 10 and 12 in three[Read More…]

by February 26, 2010 0 comments Sports

Big East Briefs

UConn   The Huskies became the fourth Big East team to upset a top-10 team by defeating No. 3 Villanova on their home court this past Monday night. It was a crucial win for UConn after the Huskies struggled in losses to Syracuse and then Louisville, during which the Huskies[Read More…]

by February 18, 2010 0 comments Sports

Big East Briefs

UConn The Huskies became the fourth Big East team to upset a top-10 team by defeating No. 3 Villanova on their home court this past Monday night. It was a crucial win for UConn after the Huskies struggled in losses to Syracuse and then Louisville, during which the Huskies shot[Read More…]

by February 18, 2010 0 comments Sports

Big East Briefs

UConn The Huskies became the fourth Big East team to upset a top-10 team by defeating No. 3 Villanova on their home court this past Monday night. It was a crucial win for UConn after the Huskies struggled in losses to Syracuse and then Louisville, during which the Huskies shot[Read More…]

by February 18, 2010 0 comments Sports

No. 7 Hoyas White Wash No. 2 Wildcats

What a difference three days makes. After getting upset by South Florida in front of a relatively quiet crowd on Wednesday, No. 7 Georgetown dominated No. 2 Villanova 103-90 in front of a raucous 10,387 fans that braved the blizzard-like conditions in Washington, D.C. The Hoyas (17-5, 7-4 Big East)[Read More…]

by February 5, 2010 0 comments Sports

Second-Half Comeback Falls Short in Hoyas’ Loss to No. 4 Wildcats

PHILADELPHIA – The Big East is noted for its physical style of play, and Sunday’s matchup between No. 11 Georgetown and No. 4 Villanova did not disappoint. The two teams combined for 52 personal fouls in a slugfest that had more contact than some boxing matches, as Villanova outlasted the[Read More…]

by January 17, 2010 0 comments Sports

Hoyas Capsize Pirates at Verizon

Before a marquee game against No. 4 Villanova, a team full of talented guards, the No. 11 Hoyas proved that they too have a backcourt trio to be reckoned with. Georgetown’s starting guards combined for 57 points on 71 percent shooting to lead the Hoyas (13-2, 4-1 Big East) to[Read More…]

by January 16, 2010 0 comments Sports

Hoyas Must Be On Guard for Villanova’s Reynolds

No. 4 Villanova will have plenty of weapons ready when No. 11 Georgetown comes calling Sunday afternoon, but none are more deadly than Scottie Reynolds. The Wildcats (15-1, 4-0 Big East) have four guards that score over nine points per game which Georgetown (13-2, 4-1 Big East) must be aware[Read More…]

by January 16, 2010 0 comments Sports