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He scored 23 points and snagged 12 rebounds in the Pacers Tuesday night win
Big East Hoops
Georgetown vs. Rutgers Saturday, Jan. 5, 2008, in Piscataway, N.J. (AP Photos)
Hoyas use big first half to take control and then cruise to victory.
Georgetown at Seton Hall
James Madison at Georgetown
2007-08 Season (Senior): Selected as a Second Team Associated Press All-American ... A First Team All-BIG EAST selection ... Selected as one of 10 finalists for the Lowe's Senior CLASS Award ... Named First Team District 4 by the National Association of Basketball Coaches and First Team All-District 2 by the United States Basketball Writers Association ... Led the team in scoring with 13.4 points per game; 27 games in double figures ... Led team in rebounding (6.4 per game) and in blocked shots (2.2 per game) ... Third in BIG EAST in field goal percentage (60.9%, 179-of-294) ... Had five double-doubles this season (last vs. West Virginia, 25 pts., 13 reb).
2006-07 (Junior): Scored 16 points and grabbed five rebounds in the season opener against Hartford ... Recorded his first double-double of the season, and the 10th of his career, with 18 points and 10 rebounds in a win at Vanderbilt ... Scored 17 points and grabbed eight rebounds in a loss to Old Dominion ... Nine points and tied his career-high with six blocked shots at Fairfield ... Scored 11 points, had six rebounds and three blocks at Duke ... Scored three points and collected four rebounds and four blocks against James Madison ... Scored a then-season-high 23 points on 10-for-12 shooting from the field, and grabbed 11 rebounds in 33 minutes against Oral Roberts ... Scored 10 points and had nine rebounds against Winston-Salem State ... 15 points and seven rebounds vs. Navy ... Scored 14 points and had four rebounds at Michigan ... Game-high 18 points on 8-of-9 shooting against Notre Dame ... Scored 11 points at Pittsburgh ... Scored 16 points and grabbed nine rebounds at Rutgers ... Recorded 10 points, five rebounds and three blocks at Seton Hall ... Finished with 12 points and four rebounds in a win at home against DePaul ... Set a career-high with 26 points on 11-of-13 shooting and also tied a season-high with 11 rebounds in a home win against Cincinnati ... Scored eight points, grabbed three boards and blocked three shots in a win at St. John's ... Posted fourth double-double of the season and 13th of his career at Louisville, with game-highs of 20 points and 11 boards in a career-best 35 minutes .... Recorded his second-straight double-double - the second time in his career he had two-straight games with double-doubles - with 23 points, 11 rebounds, while blocking three shots in a career-high 38 minutes in a win over No. 11 Marquette ... Became the first Georgetown player since Mike Sweetney in 2002-03 to score at least 20 points in three-straight games, tallying 20 points - hitting 4-of-5 from the floor and 12-of-13 from the free throw line - and six rebounds in a win over No. 22 West Virginia ... Scored 12 points, grabbed five rebounds and blocked four shots in win over No. 10 Pittsburgh ... Registered his sixth double-double of the season with 18 points and 12 rebounds in win over Connecticut ... Led the team with 14 points, grabbed two rebounds, blocked two shots and had two assists in the BIG EAST Quarterfinals against Villanova ... Scored six points, blocked five shots and had four boards in BIG EAST Tournament Semifinals against Notre Dame ... Helped the Hoyas beat Pittsburgh in the BIG EAST Championship game, recording his seventh double-double of the season, with 18 points and 11 rebounds ... Named to the All-Tournament Team ... Recorded his eighth double-double of the season with 10 points, a season-high 13 rebounds and four assists against Belmont in the first round of the NCAA Tournament ... Posted third straight double-double and ninth of the season with a team-high 17 points and 12 rebounds in the win over Boston College in the NCAA Tournament second round ... Had his fourth-straight double-double with 12 points and 10 rebounds before fouling out against Vanderbilt in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament ... Became the 38th Hoya to surpass the 1,000 point plateau in the Elite Eight win over North Carolina, posting his fifth-straight double-double with 13 points and 11 rebounds, also tying his career-high with six blocks and tying his season-high with four assists ... Scored 19 points and had six rebounds in the NCAA Semifinals against Ohio State.
Sophomore (2005-06): Second on the team in scoring, averaging 11.6 points per game and led the team in rebounds with 6.9 per game ... Ranked 14th in the BIG EAST in rebounding ... Shot 59.0 percent from the floor (148-of-251) ... Led team with 54 blocks, a 1.64 per game average that ranked ninth in the BIG EAST ... Earned second team All-BIG EAST honors... Opened the season with back-to-back games of at least 20 points ... Scored 20 in the season opener at Navy with new career highs as he led the team in scoring, rebounding (7) and blocks (4) ... Followed that up with 23 points in a win at James Madison ... Named BIG EAST Player of the Week following performances at Navy and JMU ... Scored 16 in win over Oregon and went 6-of-6 from the line ... Recorded his second double-double of the season with 17 points and 10 rebounds against Stetson ... Had a streak of 25-straight free throws made ended in the Stetson game ... Second-straight double-double with 16 points and 11 rebounds against Savannah State ... Registered his fourth double-double of the season with 16 points and 10 rebounds against Providence ... Scored 16 points on a season-high 13 field goal attempts in a loss at West Virginia ... Connected on 6-of-9 shots for 12 points at UConn ... Finished with his fifth double-double of the year by scoring 18 points and corralling 13 rebounds against Notre Dame... Scored eight points and had seven rebounds in Cincinnati win ... Connected on 7-of-9 shots from the field for 17 points and grabbed a team-high eight rebounds in win at DePaul ... Scored 14 points and had eight rebounds in win over St. John's ... Had a season-high four assists vs. West Virginia ... Scored team-high 17 points and grabbed eight rebounds as he tied his career-high with 34 minutes played in loss at Marquette ... Played a career-high 35 minutes, registering his sixth double-double of the season with 20 points and 12 rebounds at Villanova ... Scored a career-high 25 points, connecting on 10-of-13 shots from the field, to go with eight rebounds in win over Rutgers ... Scored only four points, but had four assists and 11 rebounds against Notre Dame in BIG EAST Tournament first round ... Scored nine points and had 13 rebounds against Syracuse in BIG EAST Semifinals ... Led the team with 17 points and grabbed nine rebounds in NCAA Tournament opener against Northern Iowa ... Recorded his seventh double-double of the season with 20 points, 14 rebounds and three blocks in win over Ohio State ... Added 10 points, seven rebounds and three blocks in season finale against Florida.
Freshman (2004-05): Started 17 contests and averaged 15.8 minutes per game ... had a pair of double-doubles ... averaged 5.1 points and 3.5 rebounds per game ... second in blocked shots (40) ... set career highs in scoring with 15 at Notre Dame, in rebounding with 14 at Syracuse, in blocks with three on four occasions, in steals with three vs. West Virginia and in assists with five vs. San Jose State ... named BIG EAST Rookie of the Week following last-second dunk to beat Notre Dame at home on Jan. 23.
High School: Averaged 19 points, 17 rebounds, six blocks and three assists as a senior ... coached by former Hoya Dwayne Bryant '90 ... amassed a 16-4 record for the Little Hoyas during his senior year ...Little Hoyas were co-champions of the Interstate Athletic Conference ... played with Hoya teammate Jeff Green in 2004 Jordan Capital Classic ... Second-Team Washington Post All-Met.
Personal: Born Roy Denzil Hibbert in Queens, N.Y. ... parents Roy and Pat Hibbert ... major in government.