Markel Starks of the Georgetown Hoyas. (credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Georgetown Holds Off Late Rally To Upset No. 13 Creighton

Georgetown held off a rally led by the nation’s leading scorer in a 75-63 win over No. 13 Creighton.


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Must Win: Loss to Creighton Could Burst Georgetown’s Bubble

After suffering setbacks losing Greg Whittington to injury and Josh Smith to academic issues, Georgetown has struggled to build an NCAA tournament resume. That makes Tuesday night’s game against Creighton a ‘must win.’


Joshua Smith (C) dunks the ball against Oregon Ducks' Richard Amardi (R) during the Armed Forces Classic of the US college basketball between Oregon and Georgetown at Camp Humphreys in Pyeongtaek. (Credit: JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images)

Georgetown’s John Thompson III Expects Josh Smith Back Next Season

John Thompson III expects academically ineligible center Josh Smith to return for his final year of eligibility next season, he told the Junkies on 106.7 The Fan on Wednesday.


D.C. area native Kevin Durant of the Oklahoma City Thunder drives against the Washington Wizards at the Verizon Center on February 2, 2014. (credit: Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

A Wacky Weekend in Washington Sports

The unexpectedly biggest Super Bowl blowout in 21 years was a fitting exclamation point to the weirdest weekend in Washington sports in quite a while.


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Suspect in Georgetown Killing Dies of Apparent Heart Attack

District police say a man charged with killing his father suffered an apparent heart attack and died a day after he was arrested.


Police say a man has died when an elderly couple was stabbed inside their Georgetown home. (Photo by Cameron Thompson/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

1 Dead in Double Stabbing in Georgetown; Son Charged

One person has died after a double stabbing in Georgetown early Sunday morning, police say.


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George Washington Basketball ‘Growing Up’

George Washington is now the area’s best team, apologies to Georgetown, Maryland and new A-10 rival George Mason.


John Caprio #25 of the Georgetown Hoyas grabs the arm of Kameron Woods #31 of the Butler Bulldogs at Hinkle Fieldhouse on January 11, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Georgetown defeated Butler 70-67. (Credit:  Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

Hoyas Battling Through Early Big East Identity Crisis

With a shocking loss to longtime doormat Providence followed by a motivating victory over Butler at the historic Hinkle Fieldhouse, the Georgetown Hoyas (11-4 overall, 3-1 in the remade Big East) may be suffering an identity crisis early in conference play.


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Roads Reopen After Swedish Embassy Bomb Threat in D.C.

A bomb threat in downtown Washington made a major traffic mess during rush hour Thursday.


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Trial Near for Man Charged in 2011 Murder of Wife

The trial of a German man charged with killing his elderly socialite wife remains on target to start early next month, a judge said Thursday, after hearing from a doctor and lawyers in the case.