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The 3-pointer is something of an equalizer for teams lacking interior prowess yet capable of sinking the deep, but not-that-deep-shot.


To paraphrase former New York Yankees star Yogi Berra, Georgetown experienced déjà vu all over again and not the pleasant kind.


Matchup: No. 21 Georgetown (14-5, 6-2 Big East) vs. Xavier (13-7, 4-4)

When: Tuesday, 7:00 p.m.

Where: Verizon Center


Georgetown entered the national rankings for the second time this season on Monday. The first appearance didn't last long thanks to a 17-point loss at Xavier on New Year's Eve.


Playing in what's been a House of Horrors in recent seasons and doing so with key players sitting with injuries or fouls, Georgetown easily could have folded in Saturday afternoon's matchup at Mar