Georgetown avoided its recent stretch of losses as favorite to double-digit seeds with Thursday's win over No. 14 Eastern Washington.
Taking a spin around news items involving that basketball team on the Hilltop...
Georgetown leading scorer D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera and freshmen Isaac Copeland and L.J. Peak received Big East honors, the conference announced on Sunday.
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
Four thoughts following Georgetown's 78-58 romp over Villanova and ahead of Saturday's rematch at Marquette.