Georgetown Returns to Action Wednesday

Dec. 19, 2017

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WASHINGTON - The Georgetown University men's basketball team hosts North Texas for the first meeting ever this Wednesday night. Tipoff at Capital One Arena is set for 7 p.m. The Hoyas return to action after suffering their first loss of the season this past Saturday against Syracuse.

Wednesday's game will be shown live on FS2 with Bob Picozzi calling the play-by-play and Tarik Turner serving as the color analyst. The game can be heard locally on WJFK 106.7 FM with Rich Chvotkin calling the action.

Against Syracuse, the Hoyas had their largest lead of 13 points (53-40) with 10:58 remaining in the game after Jagan Mosely (Marlboro, N.J./St. Anthony) connected on two free throws. Syracuse tied the game with a minute remaining in regulation and continued to outscore Georgetown 17-10 in overtime to defeat the Hoyas, 86-79, in front of 15,418 fans at Capital One Arena.

Junior center Jessie Govan (Queens Village, N.Y./Wings Academy) led the Hoyas with a team-high 21 points, eight rebounds, three assists and three blocks. Mosely came off the bench to contribute 20 points, tying a career high, to go along with five boards, three assists and two steals. Marcus Derrickson (Bowie, Md./Brewster Academy) added 14 points and grabbed eight rebounds.

North Texas won its third-consecutive game and improved to 7-5 on the season after an overtime victory at San Diego on Saturday, Dec. 16. The Mean Green is led by Roosevelt Smart who is averaging 18.5 ppg and 3.6 rpg.

Following Wednesday's game, Georgetown will host Alabama A&M on Saturday, Dec. 23, with a noon tipoff at Capital One Arena. It will be the final non-conference game for the Blue & Gray.

For tickets, visit WeAreGeorgetown.com/tickets or all 202.687.HOYA (4692).

 

 

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Schedules

January 20
W, 93-89 (2OT)
St. Johns
Capital One Arena
RECAP

FS1
99.1 WNEW-FM
January 24
8:30 PM
DePaul
Capital One Arena

FS1
106.7 WJFK-FM
January 27
8:00 PM
Creighton
Omaha, Neb.

CBSSN
99.1 WNEW-FM
February 3
6:00 PM
Xavier
Cincinnati, Ohio

CBSSN
99.1 WNEW-FM
February 6
8:30 PM
Providence
Providence, R.I.

FS1
99.1 WNEW-FM
February 10
4:00 PM
Seton Hall
Capital One Arena

CBSSN
106.7 WJFK-FM
February 13
6:30 PM
Butler
Indianapolis, Ind.

CBSSN
99.1 WNEW-FM
February 21
6:30 PM
Xavier
Capital One Arena

FS1/FSN
99.1 WNEW-FM
February 24
12:00 PM
Providence
Capital One Arena

CBSSN
99.1 WNEW-FM
February 26
7:00 PM
Marquette
Capital One Arena

FS1
99.1 WNEW-FM
March 3
TBA
Villanova
Philadelphia, Pa.

FOX
TBD