The Hoyas shot 54 percent and advanced their cause as a bubble team for the NCAA tournament.
Hollis Thompson leads the Hoyas with 23 points.
March 18, 2012
Hoyas will play NC State on Sunday in third round of the Midwest Regional
Georgetown Men's Basketball Practice (3/15/12)
Junior (2010-11): Appeared in all 32 games, starting once (Tulane) ... Had his best year to date, averaging 3.6 points, 3.2 rebounds and 1.7 assists per game ... Connected on a team-best 57.8 percent of his field goals (48-of-83) ... Handed out a career-high 36 assists, averaging 1.7 per game ... Averaged 3.2 points and 2.9 rebounds in BIG EAST play ... Reached double figures in scoring twice ... Tied his career-high of 12 points during a win over Loyola.
2009-10 (Sophomore): Appeared in 28 games ... Averaged 1.4 points and 1.4 rebounds per game in 6.8 minutes per game ... Scored a career-high 12 points against American ... Tallied seven points in the season opener at Tulane ... Scored BIG EAST career-high five points against Rutgers.
2008-09 (Freshman): Averaging 1.9 points, 1.7 rebounds, 9.8 minutes in 28 games ... Fourth on the team with 18 blocked shots ... Had two games with at least two blocks ... Scored a season-high eight points against Savannah State ... Grabbed a season-high seven rebounds against FIU ... Averaged 4.0 points and 3.5 rebounds in 14.3 minutes during the last four games of the season.
High School: Played four years of basketball at Mt. St. Joseph and was named captain ... Averaged 19 points and 13 rebounds as a senior ... Led his team to three BCL and MIAA Championships ... Earned Player of the Year and All Metro honors.
Personal: Son of Brenda Sims, step-father Terry Awkward, and Henry Sims ... Has four siblings, Myra Moore, Karigan Awkward, Brandon Awkward, and Datren Awkward.