Georgetown faces tough test vs No. 16 Marquette
Georgetown (18-12, 8-9) vs. No. 16 Marquette (23-7, 12-5)
Fiserv Forum, Milwaukee; Saturday, 2:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: No. 16 Marquette presents a tough challenge for Georgetown....
CHICAGO (AP) — Max Strus had 30 points as DePaul easily beat Georgetown 101-69 on Wednesday night.
Eli Cain had 24 points for DePaul (15-13, 7-10 Big East Conference). Paul Reed added 19...
Georgetown looks to sweep DePaul
Georgetown (18-11, 8-8) vs. DePaul (14-13, 6-10)
Wintrust Arena, Chicago; Wednesday, 8:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Georgetown goes for the season sweep over DePaul after winning the...
Govan lifts Georgetown past Seton Hall 77-71 in 2OT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jessie Govan grabbed 12 rebounds and scored 21 points, including all 11 of Georgetown's points in the second overtime, and the Hoyas beat Seton Hall 77-71 on Saturday...
Seton Hall looks to sweep Georgetown
Seton Hall (16-11, 7-8) vs. Georgetown (17-11, 7-8)
Capital One Arena, Washington; Saturday, 6:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Seton Hall goes for the season sweep over Georgetown after...
Govan scores 26 to carry Georgetown past DePaul 82-73
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jessie Govan had 26 points as Georgetown topped DePaul 82-73 on Wednesday night.
Mac McClung had 15 points for Georgetown (17-11, 7-8 Big East Conference). James Akinjo...
DePaul, Georgetown meet in conference play
DePaul (13-12, 5-9) vs. Georgetown (16-11, 6-8)
Capital One Arena, Washington; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: DePaul pays visit to Georgetown in a Big East matchup. Each program is...
Krampelj scores 22 to carry Creighton over Georgetown 82-69
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Martin Krampelj had 22 points and 10 rebounds as Creighton topped Georgetown 82-69 on Saturday.
Kaleb Joseph had 16 points for Creighton (15-13, 6-9 Big East Conference)....
Creighton looks for home win vs Georgetown
Georgetown (16-10, 6-7) vs. Creighton (14-13, 5-9)
CHI Health Center Omaha, Omaha, Nebraska; Saturday, 2:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Creighton looks for its fourth straight win over...
LeBlanc’s double-double sparks Georgetown win
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Freshman Josh LeBlanc had 17 points with 11 rebounds and Georgetown defeated Providence 76-67 on Wednesday night to sweep the season series.
Mac McClung had 13 points, six rebounds and five assists for the Hoyas (15-8, 5-5 Big East). James Akinjo had 10 points and eight assists, Jessie Govan had 13 points and Jamorko Pickett scored 12.
Akinjo sparks late rally, leads Georgetown over Xavier 80-73
WASHINGTON (AP) — James Akinjo scored 10 of his 23 points during a rally with just under five minutes to play to spark Georgetown past Xavier 80-73 on Thursday night.
Akinjo hit a 3-pointer with 4:56 remaining to give the Hoyas a 67-66 lead as they closed on a 16-7 surge. Akinjo made two 3s and four free throws during the stretch. Trey Mourning added a 3-pointer, and Jamorko Pickett scored on a putback that made it 75-70 with 38 seconds to go before Akinjo sealed it at the line.
McClung scores 25, Govan 20 in Hoyas’ 89-78 victory
NEW YORK (AP) — Mac McClung scored 25 points, Jessie Govan added 20 with nine rebounds and Georgetown beat St. John's 89-78 on Sunday.
McClung was 9-of-19 shooting with four 3-pointers and slammed home a dunk in transition with 1:11 to go for an 81-77 lead after the Red Storm missed three shots on their possession. A block by Govan led to another easy transition basket by Josh LeBlanc for the Hoyas (13-7, 3-4 Big East) as they avenged a 97-94 overtime loss to St. John's in Washington on Jan. 5.
Malinowski’s big night sparks Georgetown past Butler, 84-76
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Greg Malinowski was a career-best 6 of 7 from 3-point range and scored a career-high 26 points as Georgetown opened Big East Conference play with an 84-76 win at Butler on Wednesday night.
The senior guard hit 10 of 12 shots from the field, grabbed six rebounds and dished four assists. Georgetown starter Trey Mourning missed his third straight game due to concussion protocol.
Govan, LeBlanc lead Georgetown past Howard 102-67
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jessie Govan and Josh LeBlanc picked up double-doubles and Georgetown tuned up for conference play by rolling over city rival Howard 102-67 on Saturday.
Govan had 23 points and 10 rebounds for his fourth double-double of the season and LeBlanc had 22 and 11 for the third of his career. Jahvon Blair added 15 points and five assists for the Hoyas (10-3), who open Big East play at Butler on Wednesday.
Georgetown pulls away late to beat Appalachian State 83-73
WASHINGTON (AP) — James Akinjo made three 3-pointers and scored 17 points, Josh LeBlanc posted a double-double and Georgetown pulled away late from Appalachian State for an 83-73 victory on Tuesday night.
The Hoyas (8-3) led 72-69 with 1:41 remaining when LeBlanc dunked off a pass from Akinjo, Greg Malinowski put in two free throws and Jessie Govan finished the 7-0 run with a 3-pointer for a 10-point lead — their largest of the game — with under a minute left.
Freshman Akinjo leads Georgetown past Illinois 88-80
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Freshman James Akinjo had 19 points, including a key 3-point play, and seven assists, Jamorko Pickett blocked a shot in the closing seconds and Georgetown beat Illinois 88-80 on Tuesday night.