John Thompson III
Oct 23, 2014, 11:20 PM EDT
Joshua Smith averaged 11.5 points per game before being ruled academically ineligible last season.
Sep 14, 2014, 11:15 AM EDT
Allen Iverson made a rare trip back to Georgetown’s campus and shared some cool moments with former coach John Thompson.
Sep 2, 2014, 8:00 PM EDT
The Hoyas are getting some more former players to donate.
Aug 27, 2014, 5:09 PM EDT
Non-Power 5 programs will be allowed to do just that.
Aug 23, 2014, 4:00 PM EDT
After a summer away from campus, senior center Joshua Smith is back at Georgetown.
Jun 11, 2014, 4:11 PM EDT
This is the best college hoops anecdote you’ll read today.
May 10, 2014, 10:05 AM EDT
Georgetown grabbed a four-star forward on Saturday morning as Noah Dickerson committed to the Hoyas.
Jan 17, 2014, 5:00 PM EDT
After longtime coach Jeff Jones left for Old Dominion and four players graduated from last year’s ten win team, expectations were low for Mike Brennan in his first year at American. The Eagles, who entered this season after having graduated four players, were picked to finish 9th in the ten team Patriot League. Brennan was…
Jan 11, 2014, 12:35 PM EDT
Georgetown was dealt another blow on Saturday as Gene Wang of the Washington Post reported that junior guard Jabril Trawick has a broken jaw and will out indefinitely for the Hoyas. #Hoyas down another player as Jabril Trawick out indefinitely with broken jaw. — Gene Wang (@gene_wang) January 11, 2014 Trawick's broken jaw doesn't require surgery, but…
Nov 30, 2013, 12:13 PM EDT
Georgetown head coach John Thompson III announced Saturday morning that junior forward Greg Whittington has been dismissed from the basketball team. Whittington tore his ACL in June and has not played during the 2013-14 season while recovering from knee surgery. The 6-foot-8 forward from Columbia, Maryland averaged 12.1 points per game and seven rebounds per…
Oct 23, 2013, 8:48 PM EDT
Ever since John Thompson III took over as the head coach at Georgetown, a program lifted to national prominence by his father, more than a few people have taken to calling his offensive system the “Princeton offense.” JTIII played his college basketball at Princeton under the famed Pete Carril, and that fact along with some…
Sep 30, 2013, 8:20 PM EDT
Georgetown is facing some questions about its frontcourt as they enter the 2013-14 season. Greg Whittingham is out with a torn ACL and Otto Porter is in a Washington Wizards uniform now, so the Hoyas will rely heavily on junior Mikael Hopkins and senior Nate Lubick to play the bulk of the interior minutes early…
Sep 15, 2013, 11:20 AM EDT
John Thompson III and Georgetown picked up a big commitment over the weekend as Paul White, a 6-foot-8 forward from Chicago, IL, announced that he will be a Georgetown Hoya beginning in the fall of 2014. White, the #57 player in ESPN’s 2014 Top 100 recruiting rankings, made his second visit to Georgetown this weekend,…
Sep 10, 2013, 9:00 PM EDT
It was announced earlier today that Georgetown men’s basketball coach John Thompson III has been elected to the National Association Basketball Coaches (NABC) Board of Directors. Thompson fills the position vacated by former Butler head coach Brad Stevens when he accepted the job to coach the Boston Celtics. For those who are unclear of the NABC’s…
Jan 21, 2013, 9:55 PM EDT
This season has been puzzling for Georgetown. The Hoyas have won a game 37-36 (over Tennessee) and had lost three of their last five games, scoring less than 40 points in consecutive defeats to Marquette and Pittsburgh. Monday night, the good Georgetown showed up at the Joyce Center and the Hoyas rode 19 points from…
Nov 9, 2012, 10:00 AM EDT
The best part about the few week or so is the teams that realize non-conference games are for great games, not blowouts, so they make sure to put one or two on the schedule. Florida and Georgetown knew that, and they did it. Forget that, the best part about the first opening games is the…
Oct 7, 2012, 11:38 AM EDT
In a move to keep up with facilities upgrades within the Big East, Georgetown is moving closer to building a new-age, on-campus athletic center, the Washington Post is reporting. According to the report, fundraising is now the only obstacle that remains. “I’m 100 percent certain it will happen in the very near future,” Thompson told…
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