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Jabril Trawick #55 of the Georgetown Hoyas drives to the basket as Remy Abell #10 of the Xavier Musketeers defends during a semifinal game of the Big East basketball tournament at Madison Square Garden on March 13, 2015 in New York City.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Xavier Edges No. 23 Georgetown 65-63 In Big East Semis

Matt Stainbrook had 20 points and nine rebounds, and Xavier finally hit the free throws it needed to hold off a furious rally by No. 23 Georgetown and secure a 65-63 victory Friday night in the Big East Tournament semifinals.

03/14/2015

NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 12: L.J. Peak #0 of the Georgetown Hoyas heads for the net as James Milliken #23 of the Creighton Bluejays defends during a quarterfinal game of the Big East basketball tournament at Madison Square Garden on March 12, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

No. 23 Georgetown Beats Creighton, Advances In Big East Tourney

There wasn’t much doubt who Georgetown would turn to late in the game and D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera came through again.

03/13/2015

St. John's v Gonzaga

St. John’s Beats Georgetown 81-70 For 20th Win

A 3 by Greene and a dunk by Pointer sparked an 11-0 run which gave St. John’s (20-9, 9-7) a 16-6 lead with 14:38 left in the half.

02/28/2015

UCLA v St. John's

Balanced Georgetown Squad Rolls Past St. John’s 79-57

Isaac Copeland scored 12 points and grabbed a career-high 10 rebounds to lead a balanced Georgetown – in which all five starters reached double figures – past St. John’s 79-57 on Tuesday night.

02/18/2015

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Georgetown’s Copeland Scores Career-High 20 In Win Over Seton Hall

Senior D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera scored 23 points, freshman Isaac Copeland had a career-high 20 and Georgetown defeated Seton Hall 86-67 on Tuesday night after blowing an early 20-point lead.

02/11/2015

Duje Dukan #13 of the Wisconsin Badgers. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Wisconsin Rallies To Top Georgetown 68-65 In Bahamas

Duje Dukan thought he had created a turnover with a held ball. The referees said he was guilty of a foul instead. And it sparked No. 2 Wisconsin into finding a way to survive its first test this season.

11/27/2014

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Officials: Connecticut Man Busted At JFK With Nearly 5-Lbs Of Cocaine

A Connecticut man has been accused of trying to smuggle nearly 5 pounds of cocaine inside of his luggage.

06/18/2014

Local police initially said Guo Xing Chen of Texas was suspected in a $70 million data breach at Target stores, but later said he was not believed to be involved. (Credit: Georgetown, Texas Police)

Authorities: Texas Arrest Not Related To Larger Target Data Breach

Police in a Texas town initially said a man arrested in December may be linked to the data breach that plagued Target stores nationwide, but authorities later reported that there was no apparent link.

05/07/2014

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Dr. Max Gomez: Alzheimer’s Test Boasts Incredible Accuracy Rate

The newest test is a blood test that can reportedly predict who will get Alzheimer’s several years before symptoms appear.

03/10/2014

Rysheed Jordan (Photo by Nate Shron/Getty Images)

St. John’s Boosts Case For Tourney With 82-60 Win Over Georgetown

The Red Storm, who dropped the first five games on their Big East slate, have now won seven of their last eight in the conference, and eight of nine overall, to put themselves squarely in the NCAA Tournament picture.

02/17/2014

Shabazz Napier (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Rothstein: Monday Morning College Hoops Notebook; UConn, UCLA & More

The Huskies showed signs of brilliance in Friday night’s 78-77 win over Maryland at the Barclays Center, and even though they only beat the Terps by a single point, there was more than enough reasons to believe that Kevin Ollie’s squad will be a top 15-20 team all season.

11/11/2013

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Con Ed Asks Some Brooklyn Residents To Turn Air Conditioners Off

Tuesday was a scorcher throughout the Tri-State Area, but Con Edison has advised some Brooklyn residents to keep their air conditioners turned off.

06/25/2013

Aaron Jones (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Rothstein: This And That Around NCAA Basketball; Atlantic 10, Derrick Randall & More

The Atlantic 10 may have lost brand name programs like Temple, Butler, and Xavier, but the league is going to be just as deep as it was last year.

06/14/2013

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Big East: One More Time, With Feeling

The death of the Big East as we know it hit home last week as 14 teams arrived at the World’s Most Famous Arena (Connecticut was ineligible). Next season, the “Catholic 7” will be reportedly joined by Butler, Creighton, and Xavier in a basketball-only conference that has paid to keep the Big East name.

03/18/2013

2012 Big East tournament (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Stage Set For Final Big East Tournament As We Know It

The Big East tournament will have a touch of a wake to it this week. When games end, there will be plenty of reminiscing about rivalries and talk of what is to come.

03/12/2013

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