The Georgetown Hoyas (8-1), riding a six game winning streak, welcome the American University Eagles (8-3) to Verizon Center on Saturday afternoon. The Hoyas, 43-8 all-time against America, are looking for their eighth straight win over the Eagles.
Georgetown is coming off a rather ugly 62-48 win last Saturday against Howard. The Hoyas shot just 32.7 percent from the floor and almost blew a 17-0 lead.
American had it's eight game winning streak snapped last Saturday in a 66-61 loss to St. Francis (Pa.).
Jason Clark and Hollis Thompson lead the Hoyas, with Clark averaging a team-best 16.2 points per game. Freshman forward Otto Porter will look to build upon his 13 point performance against Howard.
Here's everything you need to know about Saturday's game between the Eagles and Hoyas:
Game Date/Time: Saturday, December 17; 12:00pm ET
Location: Verizon Center, Washington, D.C.
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