Postgame Roundup: In overtime Marquette leaves Georgetown in tears


Markel Starks’ desperation heave clanked off the rim. The game went to overtime. And the season went to shambles. With a 72-80 loss to Marquette (11-8, 3-3 Big East), the Hoyas (11-7, 3-4 Big East) lost their third straight game, and their fourth in their last five. “We are seven games into an 18-game season. […]

Postgame Roundup: Georgetown posts sixth win in a row

On Monday night, one of the hottest teams in college basketball, no. 15 Georgetown (18-4, 8-3 Big East), grinded out a 63-55 win over no. 18 Marquette (17-6, 8-3 Big East).  The Hoyas have now won six straight games and eight of their last nine, putting them at second place in the Big East. As […]

We Are Georgetown: Hoyas facing first place Marquette

After a light week ending with a tight win over Rutgers, the Hoyas go into a rematch with Marquette with the intention of avenging their one-point loss earlier in the season. The Golden Eagles have won the last two meetings, but in the last six matchups between these two squads, the victory has gone to […]

Dwyane Wade promotes book, comments on Hoyas

This past Saturday, superstar guard Dwyane Wade of the NBA’s Miami Heat made an uncharacteristic trip to the DC area. Instead of his usual high-flying exploits in the Verizon Center facing off against the hometown Washington Wizards, Wade visited popular DC bookstore Politics and Prose to sign copies of his new book: A Father First: […]

Postgame Roundup: Hoyas rally past Marquette, 73-70

Aaaaaaahhhhhhhhh that’s Georgetown basketball baby hhheeeeelllll yeah — jeff (@unclejeffgreen) January 5, 2012 The No. 9 Georgetown Hoyas (13-1, 3-0 Big East) notched another huge victory tonight, coming back from 14 down at halftime to defeat No. 20 Marquette (12-3, 1-1 Big East) with a frenetic effort in the closing minutes. Junior Hollis Thompson sat […]

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Former Georgetown professor named president of Marquette

Fr. Scott Pilarz (COL ’81), the man famously known for bringing Jack the Bulldog to Georgetown, will become Marquette University’s 23rd president. After entering the Society of Jesus, Pilarz returned to his alma mater in 1996 to teach as an English professor. Before he left to become the president of the University of Scranton, Pilarz […]

Photos: Georgetown destroys Marquette 80-57, advances to finals

Get the flash player here: Read Tim Shine’s postgame coverage in Voice sports. Photos by Jackson Perry

Big East Tournament Semifinals Preview: Marquette’s Next

The forces of good prevailed over the forces of evil yesterday afternoon, so Georgetown’s quest for a Big East title continues tonight against fifth-seeded Marquette, who upset Villanova yesterday. The Hoyas are also apparently on a quest for revenge, because the Golden Eagles are the third straight tourney opponent that beat Georgetown in the regular […]

We Are Georgetown and You Aren’t: Marquette Preview

This year, Vox is taking a page from Deadspin and New York’s books and giving you a guide for rooting against each of the Hoyas’ Big East opponents. In preparation for tonight’s game at Marquette, here are three reasons to hate the Golden Eagles: They’re due Before the season began, the Big East coaches picked […]