NY: Madison Square Garden the home of Georgetown Head Coach Patrick Ewing, who dominated college basketball in the 1980’s under legendry head coach John Thompson. During those days Georgetown was known for it’s defense “Hoya Paranoia” , shutting down opposing teams offensive game.
Georgetown started out slow looking as if they were exhausted from yesterday win over Seton Hall. The team finally got things going with twelve minutes left in the first, ending the half on an eighteen to nothing run giving the team 38 to 18 halftime lead.
This gives the team it’s first BigEast championship under Patrick Ewing. The last time the team won the BigEast was in 2007, under John Thompson III. GeorgeTown 12-12 on the season was the 8th seed in this years tournament. No one expected this team to win the BigEast.. Hoyas win baby 73 to 48 ..
PureSportsNY: Vernon McKenzie