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Casual Hoya 1 hour ago
Here are the QQs to help you get through your Tuesday: What was for dinner last night? If John Thompson III were to come to an in-home visit at your house, what would you serve? What is a food that most people like that you do not? What is the best Madonna song? If you were on The Voice and all the judges selected you, which judge's team would you join and why?
Casual Hoya 17 hours ago
PF Ivan Rabb out of Oakland, CA is the 6th ranked player in the class of 2015 and the Hoyas are in hot pursuit, with JTIII scheduled to have an in-home visit with Rabb on Monday. Stay tuned here for all the latest updates on the recruitment of Rabb.SB Nation has combined the recruiting rankings from each of the four major recruiting outlets into a composite ranking of the 2015 recruiting class. Three Georgetown targets and one Georgetown commit are in the top 50. PF Ivan Rabb is 6th, C Skal Labissiere is 7th, and PG P.J. Dozier is 26th. Center Jesse Govan, already committed to the Hoyas is...
Casual Hoya Sep 22, 2014
Here are the QQs to help you get through your Monday: What was the best thing you did all weekend? What was the last live sporting event you attended? Do you feel like a failure when your fantasy football team loses? How much NFL football do you watch on any given Sunday? Georgetown has an in-home visit with Ivan Rabb today. Are you nervous?
Casual Hoya Sep 19, 2014
Here are the QQs to help you get through the weekend: What are your weekend plans? What is the best Tom Cruise film? Who is the best morning TV show anchor? Assuming you had a chance to convince Ivan Rabb to come to Georgetown over Kentucky, Cal, Kansas or Arizona, what would you tell him? Peaches or Plums?
The ground has officially been broken on the John R. Thompson Jr. Intercollegiate Athletics Center. We'll have all the major fundraising and construction updates right here. As you know by now, Georgetown has announced that the groundbreaking for the long-anticipated John R. Thompson Jr. Intercollegiate Athletics Center is set for September 12, 2014 with a completion date in the year 2016. The announcement of the groundbreaking was especially welcomed by those who have waited years for this important project to become a reality. As you also know by now, there have been a couple of...
Georgetown University officially broke ground on the John R. Thompson Jr. Intercollegiate Athletics Center this morning and several legendary Hoyas were on hand to help celebrate. The Thompson Center finally broke ground today and the best of Georgetown's past and hopefully it's future were on hand. The Man of The Hour Hoya Saxa! RT @georgetownhoyasThe man of the hour! #GUThompsonCenter pic.twitter.com/4GtmHQ6JQN — Georgetown Univ. (@Georgetown) September 12, 2014 Allen Iverson! Georgetown great Allen Iverson and President DeGioia. #GUThompsonCenter pic.twitter.com/fRaM7uvwVA —...
The below is re-printed with permission via Hoyas247, your premiere source of Hoyas recruiting news. Do yourself a favor and follow @Hoyas247 on twitter and subscribe to the site on the internet. ............................................... The Georgetown Hoyas will host a pair of highly touted official visitors this weekend in Gonzaga (DC) PG Bryant Crawford and Lausanne Collegiate School (TN) PF Skal Labissiere. John Thompson III watched Crawford play earlier this week to start the recruiting period. While the Hoyas would undoubtedly accept commitments from both prospects, the...
At this point you know how significant the John R. Thompson Intercollegiate Athletics Center is to the future of the Georgetown basketball program, but if for some reason you don't, click HERE to read about "The Casual Campaign", our own effort to raise funds for the facility. Today is a big day, and one that has been a long time coming. I encourage all of you who haven't yet to help contribute to the cause. Press release from the school: New Athletics Center to Break Ground on Friday WASHINGTON - Georgetown will celebrate the groundbreaking of a new state-of-the-art athletic...
Casual Hoya Sep 11, 2014
Here are the QQs to help you get through your Thursday: Where were you when you heard the news on 9/11/01? Should Roger Goodell step down as NFL Commissioner? What is the best kind of appetizer salad? What is the best Brad Pitt film? Which recruit's official visit are you most excited about: Bryant Crawford, Skal Labissiere or P.J. Dozier?
The Big East has released Georgetown's complete 2014-15 conference schedule. Highlights of Georgetown's Big East schedule include tipping-off the BIG EAST season in Cincinnati against Xavier as the final game in a New Years Eve tip-off marathon, and a tough ten day stretch where the Hoyas take on Villanova, Marquette, and Xavier again. The Hoyas have two separate seven day breaks in February that should allow them to rest up for the Big East Tournament. Games in Georgetown's non-conference schedule have been leaked over the past few months and feature games against Florida in The Battle...
The Big East announced the schedule for the 2014-2015 men's basketball season. Georgetown tips-off the Big East season against Xavier in Cincinnati on December 31st at 10PM ET. Also hearing Big East schedule release September 9.— Zach Braziller (@NYPost_Brazille) September 5, 2014 It's about damn time.
Here are the QQs to help you get through your Tuesday: What did you do last night? Bigger announcement today: Georgetown's schedule, Ivan Rabb's final list or the new iPhone? What is your ideal vacation spot? Hush puppies or fries? What is your standard ATM withdrawal amount?
Casual Hoya Sep 8, 2014
Here are the QQs to get you through your Monday: How was your weekend? What was the best thing you ate all weekend? What is one item you deem as hipster? Oranges or Satsumas? What is one thing you are looking forward to in Georgetown's schedule?
Casual Hoya Sep 5, 2014
Here are your QQs to help you get through the weekend: What are your weekend plans? What dish are you most likely to order at a dinner you aren't paying for that you normally wouldn't? What is the best Nicholas Cage film? Global warming: Fact or Fiction? Tell us something about yourself that we would find interesting.
Casual Hoya Sep 3, 2014
Class of '15 guards Dwayne Bacon and Bryant Crawford will both visit Georgetown on Friday, September 12th - the same day the school officially breaks ground on the John R. Thompson Intercollegiate Athletics Center. Bacon is a 6'6" 4-star wing out of Lakeland, Florida and plays for Oak Hill Academy. He is currently the 40th ranked player in the Class of '15 per ESPN. Highlights of Bacon are below: Crawford is a 6'2" point guard out of Kensington, Maryland and plays for Gonzaga. He is currently the 100th ranked player in the Class of '15 per ESPN. Highlights of Crawford are below: ...
Casual Hoya Sep 3, 2014
The QQs are back to help you get through your Hump Day: What did you have for dinner last night? What are your thoughts on the recent celeb nude pics? Zack Morris or AC Slater? Rank the following donations to The Thompson Center: Falk/Ewing, Green, Hibbert, The Casual Campaign If you could no longer eat one of the following carbs, which would it be and why? 1) Bread, 2) Rice, 3) Pasta, 4) Potatoes
Casual Hoya Sep 2, 2014
On the heels of the David Falk/Patrick Ewing donation, the Jeff Green donation and the launch of The Casual Campaign, former Hoya Roy Hibbert has stepped up with a $1 million donation to the Thomspon Center: Press release from Georgetown: Former Georgetown Star Roy Hibbert Makes $1 Million Donation to Thompson Center WASHINGTON - Former Georgetown University men's basketball All-American Roy Hibbert (C'08) became the third former Hoya in the last two weeks to make a donation to the University, committing $1 million on Tuesday for the John R. Thompson Jr. Intercollegiate Athletics Center....
Casual Hoya Sep 2, 2014
What better way to kill some time in September than to launch a mock 'All-Time NCAA Tournament Challenge'? Well, that's precisely what the UConn site 'A Dime Back' has done and your Georgetown Hoyas are a 1-seed in the East..............................................................Q: What are you talking about? For those of you who are new to ADimeBack, this is a 68-team (yes, 68 teams, so there is a play-in round), single-elimination tournament, just like the NCAA tournament, with all-time rosters from (what I consider to be) the top 68 schools in NCAA basketball history. Not just in...
Casual Hoya Aug 29, 2014
Introducing ‘The Casual Campaign' for the John Thompson, Jr. Intercollegiate Athletics Center As you know by now, Georgetown has announced that the groundbreaking for the long-anticipated John R. Thompson Jr. Intercollegiate Athletics Center is set for September 12, 2014 with a completion date in the year 2016. The announcement of the groundbreaking was especially welcomed by those who have waited years for this important project to become a reality. As you also know by now, there have been a couple of generous donations that made headlines this week by former Hoyas Patrick Ewing (a...
Casual Hoya Aug 29, 2014
Here are the QQs to get you through Labor Day weekend thanks to Special Guest Star talkin bout practice! What are your Labor Day weekend plans? What's the best TV theme song other than the Fresh Prince? What's your favorite soda? If you could ask Qasual Questions to any historical figure, who would it be? What's the best Georgetown basketball-related moment you've had that DIDN'T involve watching a game in person? High-fives, handshakes, or fist-bumps?