On Thursday night the Georgetown Hoyas traveled to Memphis to take on the Tigers in a matchup of two top 20 teams. Both teams had previously lost one game on the season, with Georgetown dropping a recent game to Temple and Memphis losing a home game to Kansas. The Tigers’ entire schedule leading up to Thursday had consisted of home games (they actually won’t have an away game until January 5th), and a win over the Hoyas would be another feather in their cap prior to commencing their yearly domination of Conference USA. For Georgetown, the future presented the complete opposite, as they would be battling night after night in the challenging Big East. A win over Memphis would just be a primer for the start of real competition.
Georgetown, ranked at #9 coming into the game, had picked up an overtime win at Missouri on November 30th, and could … [Read More]