Georgetown led by as many as 14 points in the second half but saw the lead whittled down to four points late in the game, but the Hoyas hit 8-of-10 free throws in the final three minutes and were able to hold off a pesky Colgate team, 61-55, at Verizon Center Saturday afternoon.
Georgetown Men's Basketball 61, Colgate 55 December 7, 2013 Verizon Center | Washington, D.C.
Georgetown Men's Basketball 80, High Point 45 December 5, 2013 Verizon Center | Washington, D.C.
Georgetown Men's Basketball 88, Wright State 70 November 13, 2013 Verizon Center | Washington, D.C.
Georgetown vs. Wright State (USATSI)
Sophomore (2011-12): Appeared in 31 game, starting 25 times ... Fifth on the team in scoring with 7.1 points per game ... Averaged 1.6 rebounds and 1.6 assists per game ... Connected on 45.5 percent of his field goals (80-of-176) and 36.7 percent of his three-point field goals (36-of-98) ... Reached double figures in scoring nine times ... Scored a career-high 20 points, hitting all four of his three-point field goal attempts, at Louisville ... Had at least three assists seven times ... Handed out a season-high four assists against IUPUI and St. John's ... Hit at least two three-pointers 10 times ... Connected on a season-high four three-pointers against American and at Louisville.
Freshman (2010-11): Appeared in 30 games ... Averaged 1.5 points, 0.7 assists and 0.6 rebounds per game in 9.7 minutes per game ... In BIG EAST games, averaged 1.4 points and 0.6 rebounds in 8.5 minutes per game ... Scored a career-high six points, both times against Syracuse ... Played a career-high 27 minutes in the BIG EAST Tournament against Connecticut.
High School: A four-year standout at nearby Georgetown Prep ... As a senior, earned first team All-Met honors, was named to the All-Decade Team in Montgomery County (Md.), was selected as the county Player of the Year and named the IAC Player of the Year ... Led the Little Hoyas to an 18-7 record as he averaged 25 points, 8 assists and 5 rebounds per game ... Prep went 18-7 during his junior year, when he averaged 22 points, 8 rebounds and 5 rebounds per game ... He was named first team All-Met, All-Montgomery County and All-IAC ... As a sophomore, averaged 15 points, 10 assists and 5 rebounds, leading Prep to an 18-7 record and to the IAC Tournament Championship ... He was named All-IAC and first team All-Montgomery County ... As a freshman, averaged 10 points, 5 assists and 3 rebounds as Prep went 15-10 and won the IAC Tournament Championship and he was named the conference Freshman of the Year ... Coached by former Hoya standout Dwayne Bryant.
Personal: The son of Anthony and Rae Starks ... His brother, Renard, attended Virginia Military Institute ... Was the first Prep player to be named First Team All-Met ... Lists his parents, Dwayne Bryant and Keith Williams as the most influential people in his athletic career ... Plans to major in sociology ... Hopes to become a congressman.