Otto Porter Jr. scored 18 points and No. 5 Georgetown advanced to the Big East Tournament semifinals, recovering from a mid-game hiccup to beat Cincinnati, 62-43, on Thursday.
I’m well aware of what Duke has accomplished with Ryan Kelly in the lineup, but there’s just something about this group of Cardinals that makes me believe that Rick Pitino will wind up winning his second national championship.
The Hoyas’ stifling defense held the Orange to 39 points in Syracuse’s Saturday defeat.
A year ago, Markel Starks was a standstill shooter. Now? He’s a legitimate point guard.
Often inconsistent during the first two years of his career, Georgetown junior point guard Markel Starks took Brooklyn by storm on Monday night.
For a long time Georgetown has been known for their lineage of great big men but John Thompson III is now making the Hoyas synonymous with a new brand — length.
A year ago as a freshman, Georgetown’s star forward was viewed as talented but unproven. Twelve months later, it’s not out of the realm of possibility that Porter is the Big East’s Preseason Player of the Year — he’s that good.