Georgetown star Otto Porter admitted after completing his workout with the Wizards Friday, that although he still has aspirations of being drafted No. 1 overall, he’d feel “very comfortable” playing with John Wall and Bradley Beal in the nation’s capital.
Washington area hoops fans might not have seen the last of Otto Porter in a home jersey after all thanks to a lucky break in the NBA Draft Lottery.
American University hired former Georgetown assistant Mike Brennan as its men’s basketball coach on Tuesday.
A new luxury hotel is opening in Washington’s Georgetown neighborhood.
So much for coach John Thompson’s comment that his Georgetown Hoyas ‘plan on being around for a while.’
Around this time last year, President Barack Obama predicted the Georgetown would be a force to be reckoned with in this year’s tournament. Now it appears he’s downplaying the No. 2 seeded Hoyas a bit.
With just three teams on the big stage, it’s going to take serious runs by Georgetown and the women’s teams from Maryland and Navy to redeem what has been a forgettable season in local college hoops.
The death of the Big East as we know it hit home last week as 14 teams arrived at the World’s Most Famous Arena (Connecticut was ineligible). Next season, the “Catholic 7” will be reportedly joined by Butler, Creighton, and Xavier in a basketball-only conference that has paid to keep the Big East name.
PHILADELPHIA — The Georgetown Hoyas will open up the NCAA tournament Friday in the South Regional against Florida Gulf Coast, a team in just its sixth season as a Division I program. The Hoyas (25-6), […]
Brandon Triche scored the go-ahead basket early in overtime and No. 19 Syracuse advanced to the Big East championship game with a 58-55 victory over No. 5 Georgetown on Friday night in the final conference clash of their storied heavyweight rivalry.