Three news items involving the Georgetown Hoyas came out on Monday:
Based on its place in the standings, the location and upcoming schedule, No. 24 Georgetown needed Wednesday's game against Providence.
Wednesday's matchup between Big East contenders Georgetown and Providence isn't just the first of a string of tests for the 24th ranked Hoyas.
What happened: At times this Georgetown-Providence game appeared ready to set offense in the modern era back a step or two.
Doesn't take long to figure out who are the key players for the Providence Friars. One look at the Big East statistical leaders does the trick.