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  • Georgetown focused on reversing trend of early NCAA exits

    By Howard Fendrich - Associated Press

    Over the last four years, coach John Thompson III and Georgetown have won a grand total of one NCAA tournament game. The latest early exit came against No. 15 seed Florida Gulf Coast last season, a key motivator for the Hoyas this season. Published October 30, 2013

  • Allen Iverson retires from NBA, nearly four years removed from last game

    By Dan Gelston - Associated Press

    Iverson officially retired from the NBA on Wednesday, ending a 15-year career during which he won the 2001 MVP award and four scoring titles. Iverson retired in Philadelphia where he had his greatest successes and led the franchise to the 2001 NBA finals. Published October 30, 2013

  • Jim Lewis named interim Georgetown women's basketball coach

    By Associated Press

    Lewis most recently was an assistant coach and scout for the WNBA's Los Angeles Sparks, a team he left in May. He previously was a head coach or assistant with three other WNBA teams and spent 14 years as George Mason's coach. Published October 24, 2013

  • Big East celebrates return to basketball-first mission

    By Jim O'Connell - Associated Press

    Marquette, one of three co-champions last season, was picked by the coaches in their preseason poll followed by Georgetown, which also finished in that tie with national champion Louisville, Creighton, Villanova, St. John's, Providence, Xavier, Seton Hall, Butler and DePaul. Published October 16, 2013

  • FENNO: For Victor Page, reality of fall from stardom difficult to grasp

    By Nathan Fenno - The Washington Times

    The basketball career fizzled years ago. Ask what became of the former Georgetown star, though, and the answer starts with a series of disheveled, cringe-inducing mugshots and a trail of court records that lead to a cramped interview room at the Prince George's County Correctional Center. Published October 15, 2013

  • Keith Brown resigns as Georgetown women's basketball coach

    By Associated Press

    Brown, the Hoyas' coach for one season, resigned after an investigation into unprofessional conduct and inappropriate language as alleged by some of his players. Published October 10, 2013

  • Matt Kuchar, Gary Woodland tied for Barclays lead

    By Doug Ferguson - Associated Press

    Playing with Kuchar in the final group, Woodland ran off four straight birdies Saturday afternoon with another powerful display of his athleticism and shot a 3-under 68, giving him a share of the lead going into the final round at Liberty National. Published August 24, 2013

  • NBA draft: Otto Porter could be natural fit to stay at Verizon Center with Wizards

    By Brandon Theo Dorsey - The Washington Times

    Porter recently wrapped up his sophomore year with averages of 16.2 points and 7.5 rebounds en route to being named Big East Player of the Year. Many mock drafts, including from analysts at and, have the Wizards selecting Porter with the third overall pick. Published June 24, 2013

  • Greg Whittington has torn ACL; 'no timetable' for Hoyas forward's return

    By Associated Press

    The 6-foot-8 Whittington played in only 13 games last season for the Hoyas before being suspended for academic reasons. He averaged 12.1 points and 7.0 rebounds. Published June 18, 2013

  • Georgetown to meet Oregon at military installation

    By The Washington Times

    ESPN said Thursday the site of the game will be announced in the coming weeks. Georgetown attempted to play on a ship in Jacksonville last season, but the game against Florida was called at halftime because of moisture on the court. Published June 6, 2013

  • Otto Porter Jr. leaving Georgetown for NBA

    By Howard Fendrich - Associated Press

    Porter was the Big East player of the year and finished second in the voting behind Michigan's Trey Burke for The Associated Press player of the year award. Published April 15, 2013

  • Otto Porter NBA draft intentions to be announced Monday

    By Associated Press

    Porter was the Big East player of the year and a first-team AP All-America this season. He also finished second in the voting behind Michigan's Trey Burke for AP player of the year. Published April 14, 2013

  • Otto Porter Jr. faces decision, Georgetown faces reflection after early NCAA exit

    By Stephen Whyno - The Washington Times

    It wasn't enough time for Georgetown coach John Thompson III to reflect. He was not 20 minutes removed from his second-seeded Hoyas' loss to 15th-seeded Florida Gulf Coast, the biggest upset of the NCAA tournament. Published March 24, 2013

  • FENNO: March disappointment shouldn't obliterate all Georgetown accomplished

    By Nathan Fenno - The Washington Times

    By now, sifting through the wreckage of another Georgetown early exit from the NCAA tournament is as much of a March tradition as hand-wringing over busted brackets, shrieking announcers and on-court dancing of questionable proficiency. Published March 24, 2013

  • Defense fails Georgetown in loss to Florida Gulf Coast

    By Stephen Whyno - The Washington Times

    In a perfect world, defense wins championships. But when the second-seeded Hoyas began their NCAA tournament quest Friday night, defense failed them in a 78-68, upset loss to 15th-seeded Florida Gulf Coast. Published March 23, 2013

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