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It’s Over: Georgetown-Syracuse Rivalry Ends with 61-39 Hoyas Victory

Georgetown emphatically ended its Big East rivalry against Syracuse, wrapping up the regular-season title by holding the Orange to the lowest scoring output of their time in the conference.


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Georgetown, Big East Make Split Official; Catholic 7 Begins July 1

The Big East says it has reached an agreement with Georgetown and six other departing basketball members that will allow them to separate from the football schools and create their own conference on July 1.


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No. 15 Georgetown Wins, Takes Leading Role in Realignment

First Georgetown (9-1) earned an 81-68 win over Western Carolina. Moments later the Hoyas led six other basketball schools out of the Big East Conference despite being a founder member in 1979.

106.7 The Fan–12/15/2012

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7 Schools Leaving Big East

The seven Big East schools that don’t play FBS football, including Georgetown, have decided to leave the conference and pursue a new basketball framework.


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David Elfin On Sports: Feast Or Famine For Hoyas

After a surprisingly strong season for a team forecast to finish 10th in the Big East, fifth-seeded Georgetown (22-7 overall, 12-6 Big East) begins its quest for an eighth conference tournament title today against 13th-seeded Pitt.

106.7 The Fan–03/07/2012

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#9 Hoyas Ready For Seton Hall

The Hoyas (20-5, 10-4 Big East) are tied for fourth place with South Florida as they battle to earn a double-bye in the conference tournament. Their third straight NCAA appearance looks secure.

106.7 The Fan–02/21/2012

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Elfin: Georgetown And ‘Cuse Close Chapter Tonight

Sadly, tonight’s game could well be the last for these teams as conference foes. That’s because Syracuse, like Georgetown, a founding member of the Big East 32 years ago, is leaving for the ACC, perhaps as soon as next season

106.7 The Fan–02/08/2012

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Medhurst: Navy Joining The Haves

There is a clear divide developing in college football. The Naval Academy sensing that made sure today they would be included in the haves, not the have nots. BIG EAST Commissioner John Marinotto announced that […]

106.7 The Fan–01/24/2012

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Navy Football To Join Big East In 2015

Navy football is poised to join the Big East in 2015. The official announcement is expected Tuesday. Navy had been one of the country’s few remaining independent programs.

106.7 The Fan–01/23/2012

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Source: Big 12 To Invite West Virginia

West Virginia could see an invitation to replace Missouri in the Big 12 this week.

106.7 The Fan–10/26/2011