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Georgetown guard Jahvon Blair (0) cuts between Butler guard Khalif Battle (4) and forward Sean McDermott (22) in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Indianapolis, Saturday, Feb. 15, 2020. Georgetown defeated Butler 73-66. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Allen scores 22, Georgetown beats No. 19 Butler on the road

Feb. 15, 2020 6:35 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Georgetown coach Patrick Ewing harkened back to his college days to put into perspective the short-handed Hoyas’ inspired road win against No. 19 Butler on Saturday. “I remember when I was playing, coach (John) Thompson always talked about the junkyard dog, having the...

Blair scores 30, Georgetown rallies to beat DePaul 76-72

Feb. 8, 2020 2:31 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Jahvon Blair scored a career-high 30 points and Georgetown rallied from 11-points down to beat DePaul 76-72 on Saturday, handing the Blue Demons their sixth straight loss. The Hoyas trailed by as many as 11 in the first half and 38-32 at halftime, but tied it at 57 after an 11-2...

Seton Hall guard Myles Powell (13) drives to the basket past Georgetown guard Jagan Mosely (4) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Powell scores 34, No. 12 Seton Hall beats Georgetown 78-71

Feb. 6, 2020 12:26 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Preseason All-America player Myles Powell was determined to get off to a hot start after struggling to find his shot recently for No. 12 Seton Hall. Georgetown proved to be the perfect opponent for him again. Powell scored 34 points, Romaro Gill tied a career-high with eight blocks and...

Georgetown center Omer Yurtseven (44) dunks as St. John's guard Julian Champagnie (2) watches during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Sunday, Feb. 2, 2020, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Hoyas rally from 17-point deficit to beat St. John's 73-72

Feb. 2, 2020 4:01 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Omer Yurtseven's layup with 10.2 seconds completed a rally from a 17-point second-half deficit and Georgetown beat St. John's 73-72 on Sunday. Yurtseven put in a short left-handed hook to get the Hoyas within a point with 50 seconds remaining before the Red Storm's Rasheem Dunn failed to...

Butler guard Kamar Baldwin (3) dribbles the ball next to Georgetown guard Terrell Allen (12) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Baldwin heats up again, No. 16 Butler beats Georgetown 69-64

Jan. 29, 2020 12:16 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Kamar Baldwin found some more second-half magic and another way to lead a comeback. He scored 12 of his 13 points after halftime to help No. 16 Butler erase a double-digit deficit and beat Georgetown 69-64 Tuesday night. Baldwin didn't quite go off like Friday against Marquette, but...

KyKy Tandy's career night lifts Xavier past Georgetown 66-57

Jan. 22, 2020 9:59 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — With Xavier badly in need of a win, freshman KyKy Tandy had a career night to help the Musketeers snap a three-game losing streak. Tandy scored a season-high 18 points, and Naji Marshall also had 18 lifting the Musketeers to a 66-57 victory over Georgetown on Wednesday night. ...

Georgetown center Omer Yurtseven (44) handles the ball next to Creighton guard Denzel Mahoney (34) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, in Washington. Georgetown won 83-80. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Hoyas beat No. 25 Creighton behind Yurtseven's double-double

Jan. 15, 2020 10:50 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — After a slow start to league play in the always physical Big East, Georgetown’s prized newcomer Omer Yurtseven broke out and carried the Hoyas. Yurtseven had 20 points and 13 rebounds, Mac McClung scored 19 points and Georgetown beat No. 25 Creighton 83-80 on Wednesday night. The...

Villanova's Collin Gillespie, right, tries to dribble past Georgetown's Jahvon Blair during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Bey scores 33, leads No. 16 Villanova past Georgetown 80-66

Jan. 11, 2020 3:45 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Saddiq Bey was needed to score more to keep Villanova in the hunt to win as tough a Big East conference as it's been in years. Bey gave the Wildcats and coach Jay Wright a glimpse of just how effective he can be from long range. Bey hit eight 3-pointers and scored a career-high 33...

McClung scores 24 to lead Georgetown over St. John's 87-66

Jan. 8, 2020 9:03 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Mac McClung scored 21 of his 24 points in the first half and Georgetown easily beat St. John's 87-66 on Wednesday night. McClung scored seven of Georgetown's opening 14 points as the Hoyas had a double-digit lead by the 14:05 mark of the first half. A 16-0 run pushed Georgetown's lead to...

Seton Hall rolls past Georgetown 78-62 as tempers flare

Jan. 4, 2020 1:14 AM EST

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Romaro Gill scored a career-high 17 points as Seton Hall topped Georgetown 78-62 on Friday night in a game that saw six players ejected following a brief tussle late in the contest. With just over three minutes left in the game, tempers flared after Georgetown's Mac McClung and and...