Nov. 27, 2013
WASHINGTON - Fans looking for that special holiday offer have to look no further than to the Georgetown Athletics for it. On Friday, Nov. 29, from midnight to 11:59 p.m., fans will receive 29 percent off tickets for all Georgetown men's basketball home games at Verizon Center.
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Georgetown is coming off a pair of wins in the Puerto Rico Tip-Off last weekend, closing out the tournament with impressive wins over Kansas State (90-63) and No. 10 VCU (84-80).
Sophomore guard D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera (Indianapolis, Ind./North Central/Oak Hill) was named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll on Monday after his performance in Puerto Rico. Smith-Rivera scored in double figures in three-straight games and was named to the Puerto Rico Tip-Off All-Tournament team after averaging 21.7 points per game during the three games. He connected on 54.3 percent of his field goals (19-of-35), 62.5 percent of his three-pointers (10-of-16) and was 89.5 percent from the free throw line (17-of-19). He also contributed 2.3 rebounds, 2.0 steals and 1.0 assists per game.
Through five games this season, Smith-Rivera leads Georgetown in scoring with 19.0 points, 2.3 rebounds, 1.6 assists and 1.2 steals per game. He is shooting 50.9 percent from the floor (29-of-57), 52.0 percent from three-point land (13-of-25) and 898.9 percent from the free throw line (24-of-27).
Georgetown is back home on Saturday, Nov. 30, hosting Lipscomb at Verizon Center. Tipoff at the Hoyas downtown is slated for noon and the game will be shown live on Fox Sports 1, with Jason Benetti and Gary Williams calling the action.