The island setting suggests paradise, but make no mistake about: John Thompson III and the Georgetown men's basketball team are on a business trip.
Georgetown opens the 2014-15 season Saturday at the Verizon Center against St. Francis Brooklyn. Over the next five months, 28 other regular season games will follow.
Fans of the Georgetown men's basketball team can stop hoping 2015 recruit Noah Dickerson will become a Hoya.
Georgetown, George Washington and George Mason will be spending either the Thanksgiving holiday or Christmas season far from home.
Remember how Georgetown's season started with an intriguing matchup against Florida set on a unique venue, the Aircraft Carrier U.S.S. Bataan parked off the Jacksonville coast?