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Markel Straks with one of his career-high five 3-pointers.

Georgetown ‘Kisses Syracuse Goodbye’, Claims Big East Crown

In their final meeting as Big East rivals, No. 5 Georgetown had little problem with No. 17 Syracuse in a 61-39 win. The Hoyas (24-5, 14-4) clinched first place in the conference with the victory.

106.7 The Fan–03/09/2013

Markel Starks drives down the lane as Georgetown won for the eleventh consecutive time Saturday night.

Georgetown, Porter Walk the Line

No. 7 Georgetown won its eleventh game in a row by defeating Rutgers 64-51 on Saturday night. Otto Porter Jr had 28 points in a game that will likely be remembered for the 51 combined fouls.

106.7 The Fan–03/03/2013

Otto Porter Jr celebrates with teammates.  (Credit Nate Shron/Getty)

Hoyas Crash Yet Another Syracuse Party

Despite playing in front of an NCAA record on campus crowd of 35,012, No. 11 Georgetown extended its winning streak to nine by defeating No. 8 Syracuse 57-46 behind Otto Porter Jr’s career-high 33 points.

106.7 The Fan–02/24/2013

No. 11 Georgetown's Markel Starks with one of his two three-pointers against DePaul.

No. 11 Georgetown Avoids Trap, Crushes DePaul

No. 11 Georgetown (20-4, 10-3) destroyed DePaul 90-66 on Wednesday night at the Verizon Center behind D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera’s 33 points. The Hoyas travel to Syracuse for a first place showdown with their heated rivals over the weekend.

106.7 The Fan–02/20/2013

Otto Porter Jr and Nate Lubick have the Hoyas sitting atop the Big East standings all alone, if just for a day.

No. 15 Georgetown Wins, Stands Alone

No. 15 Georgetown built a lead but had to rally in order to pick up a 62-55 road win over Cincinnati on Friday night. Markel Starks

106.7 The Fan–02/16/2013

Nate Lubick with two of his career-high 16 points against St. John's.

Lubick’s Double-Double Keeps Georgetown Rolling

Nate Lubick led Georgetown (16-4, 6-3) with a double-double as the Hoyas defeated St. John’s 68-56 on Saturday afternoon at the Verizon Center.

106.7 The Fan–02/02/2013

Hoyas Win, Lose Whittington

Georgetown got big nights from Otto Porter (20 points, 8 rebounds) and Markel Starks (16 points, 7 assists) in defeating Providence 74-66 at the Verizon Center on Wednesday night.

106.7 The Fan–01/17/2013

Georgetown coach John Thompson III talks with Greg Whittington. (Credit: Jamie Sabau Getty Images)

Hoyas Forward Greg Whittington Declared Ineligible

Georgetown announced that starting forward Greg Whittington has been ruled academically ineligible until further notice before taking on Providence College Wednesday night.

106.7 The Fan–01/16/2013

Credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images

D.C. Area College Basketball Struggling to Stay Elite

This column was supposed to be about the rising Maryland basketball program which was poised to break into the top 25 for the first time since the final 2010 poll.


Hoyas Lose in Historic Fashion

Nothing went right as 19th-ranked Georgetown suffered its worst home loss in over 40 years in losing to Pittsburgh 73-45 on Tuesday night at the Verizon Center.

106.7 The Fan–01/09/2013