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  • Otto Porter's career high gives Hoyas win at Syracuse

    By John Kekis - Associated Press

    Porter's incredible play stopped the Orange's 38-game winning streak in the Carrier Dome, the longest in Division I, and it came in front of a disappointed record crowd of 35,012, the largest ever to see a college basketball on campus. It was the fewest points scored by Syracuse in the Carrier Dome. Published February 23, 2013

  • D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera leads Georgetown rout of DePaul

    By Joseph White - Associated Press

    With Otto Porter on the bench nursing a sore knee, the player known as DSR put on Georgetown's best freshman scoring performance in 17 years. Published February 20, 2013

  • Otto Porter Jr., Markel Starks lift Georgetown past Cincinnati

    By Joe Kay - Associated Press

    Porter scored 16 points while playing in foul trouble and Starks hit the biggest shots down the stretch, rallying the Hoyas to their seventh straight win on Friday night, 62-55 over Cincinnati. Published February 16, 2013

  • Otto Porter, Markel Starks making noise for No. 15 Hoyas

    By Joseph White - Associated Press

    Porter is never going to rock the boat, while Starks — who wants to run for political office one day — makes grand statements that make coach John Thompson III's eyes roll. Published February 14, 2013

  • Hoyas beat Marquette, move up in Big East standings

    By Joseph White - Associated Press

    Otto Porter scored 11 of his 21 points after a momentum-shifting technical foul on Marquette coach Buzz Williams, and No. 15 Georgetown won a stop-and-start game of turnovers and whistles Monday night, beating the 18th-ranked Golden Eagles 63-55 to move into a tie for second in the Big East. Published February 11, 2013

  • Otto Porter, Georgetown hold off Rutgers

    By Associated Press

    Markel Starks led the Hoyas with 20 points but it was Porter who took over down the stretch in a 69-63 victory over Rutgers on Saturday. Published February 9, 2013

  • Porter leads Georgetown past Providence 74-65

    By Associated Press

    Porter had 20 points and eight rebounds Wednesday night as Georgetown won its eighth consecutive game against Providence despite being without second-leading scorer Greg Whittington. Published January 16, 2013

  • Georgetown's Greg Whittington ruled academically ineligible

    By Associated Press

    Whittington ranks second on the team in points (12.1) and rebounds (7.0) per game. Published January 16, 2013

  • Grind about to begin for Hoyas in Big East farewell

    By Elliott Smith - Special to The Washington Times

    In a few years, the Big East as we know it will be the stuff of legend, with tales told about John Thompson and Lou Carnesecca patrolling the sidelines of a once-proud basketball conference lost amid the shifting tectonic plates of college athletics. Published January 1, 2013

  • Sugar Rodgers emerges from toilsome roots to lead Hoyas

    By Tom Schad - Special to The Washington Times

    The girl started playing basketball against her older brother on a raggedy curbside hoop in front of their house. The brother, 16, always won. The sister, 10, always ran inside and cried in her mother's arms. Published December 24, 2012

  • Group leadership suits Georgetown

    By Elliott Smith - Special to The Washington Times

    One of the beliefs about basketball, or any sport, is that a team needs one player to whom everyone can turn when things get tough, or the one guy who won't hesitate to speak his mind, either in motivation or anger, to fire up his teammates. Published December 18, 2012

  • Georgetown reaps benefits from Nate Lubick's steady growth

    By Elliott Smith - Special to The Washington Times

    In this year of transition for Georgetown, coach John Thompson III has stressed that everyone on the roster is still learning their way, tasked with making sense of new positions, greater responsibilities and increased pressures to perform. Published December 12, 2012

  • Hoyas enjoy an easy night against Longwood

    By Elliott Smith - Special to The Washington Times

    This was the blowout for which Georgetown and its fans have been waiting, although, even in a 36-point victory, there were a few caveats. Published December 10, 2012

  • Hoyas roll past inefficient Texas

    By Tim Casey - Special to The Washington Times

    Standing on the free throw line with 2:39 remaining on Tuesday night, Georgetown junior forward Nate Lubick had no idea he had a chance to set his career-high in points. Neither did coach John Thompson III. Published December 4, 2012

  • Georgetown defeats USD to advance to College Cup

    By Michael DeFabo - Special to The Washington Times

    Confetti flew through the air, and the sellout crowd stormed the field to celebrate Georgetown's 3-1 victory over San Diego in the Elite Eight. The Hoyas will advance to the Final Four in Hoover, Ala., to play Maryland (who won the semifinal against Louisville). Published December 1, 2012

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