Georgetown Announces 2012-13 Non-Conference Home Schedule

July 24, 2012

WASHINGTON - Eight dates, including a pair of games in the Legends Classic, highlight the Georgetown University men's basketball non-conference home schedule, announced by Head Men's Basketball Coach John Thompson III.

After starting the 2012-13 season on Friday, Nov. 9 by competing in the Navy-Marine Corps Classic against Florida in Jacksonville, the Hoyas return home to play a pair of regional round games in the Legends Classic.

The home schedule starts on Sunday, Nov. 11, when the Hoyas play Duquesne in the first of two regional round games of the Legends Classic. The tournament continues on Wednesday, Nov. 14, with the Blue & Gray hosting Liberty.

The championship round of the Legends Classic, to be played on Monday, Nov. 19 and Tuesday, Nov. 20 at the Barclay's Center in Brooklyn, N.Y, includes Georgetown, Georgia, Indiana and UCLA.

Georgetown returns home on Saturday, Nov. 24, hosting Mount St. Mary's at Verizon Center.

The Hoyas will take part in the BIG EAST/SEC Challenge, with Tennessee visiting Verizon Center on Friday, Nov. 30. Georgetown's game against the Volunteers will be one of four games in the SEC-BIG EAST Challenge that day, with games airing on either ESPN or ESPNU.

After a trip back to New York City to play Texas in the Jimmy V Classic at Madison Square Garden Tuesday, Dec. 4, the Hoyas will play four games at Verizon Center during the month.

The first game back at home is against Towson on Saturday, Dec. 8, followed by a contest against Longwood on Monday, Dec. 10.

The Hoyas will be back in action on Saturday, Dec. 15, hosting Western Carolina, and will close out their non-conference schedule on Saturday, Dec. 22 with a game against American University.

In addition to the non-conference home games, Georgetown will play nine BIG EAST Conference games at home. The Hoyas will play home-and-home series against NCAA Tournament participants Marquette (27-8) and Syracuse (34-3), as well as two games against Rutgers and St. John's.

 

 

Other home games include an appearance by NCAA Finalist Louisville (30-10), College Basketball Invitational champion Pittsburgh (22-17), NIT participant Seton Hall (21-13).and games against DePaul and Providence.

Tip times and television broadcasts for all games will be announced at a later date.

For information on men's basketball season tickets, please visit www.guhoyas.com/tickets, or contact the Georgetown Athletics Ticket Office at 202-687-HOYA (4692) or via e-mail at hoyatickets@georgetown.edu.

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December 10
2:00 PM
La Salle
Miami, Fla.

ESPN2
106.7 FM
December 17
12:00 PM
Syracuse
Syracuse, N.Y.

ESPN
106.7 FM
December 22
6:30 PM
UNC Greensboro
Verizon Center

FS1
106.7 FM
December 28
8:30 PM
Marquette
Milwaukee, Wis.

FS1
99.1 FM
December 31
11:00 AM
Xavier
Verizon Center

FS1
99.1 FM
January 4
7:00 PM
Providence
Providence, R.I.

CBSsn
99.1 FM
January 7
12:00 PM
Butler
Verizon Center

FOX
99.1 FM
January 9
6:30 PM
St. Johns
Verizon Center

FS1
106.7 FM
January 14
12:00 PM
UConn
Verizon Center

FOX
99.1 FM
January 16
9:00 PM
Providence
Verizon Center

FS1
106.7 FM
January 22
2:00 PM
Xavier
Cincinnati, Ohio

CBS
106.7 FM
January 25
7:00 PM
Creighton
Verizon Center

FSN
106.7 FM
January 28
8:00 PM
Butler
Indianapolis, Ind.

CBSsn
106.7 FM
January 31
9:00 PM
DePaul
Rosemont, Ill.

FS1
106.7 FM
February 4
12:00 PM
Seton Hall
Verizon Center

FS1
106.7 FM
February 7
7:00 PM
Villanova
Villanova, Pa.

FS1
106.7 FM
February 11
12:00 PM
Marquette
Verizon Center

FOX
106.7 FM
February 19
3:30 PM
Creighton
Omaha, Neb.

FS1
106.7 FM
February 22
7:00 PM
DePaul
Verizon Center

CBSsn
106.7 FM
February 25
12:00 PM
St. Johns
New York, N.Y.

FSN
106.7 FM