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The final Big East regular-season game in the Carrier Dome between No. 11 Georgetown and No. 8 Syracuse is a sellout and will attract the largest crowd in the history of the dome.
Sophomore forward Greg Whittington will miss No. 19 Georgetown's game against St. John's for a violation of team rules.
Otto Porter had 16 points and 13 rebounds, and No. 15 Georgetown pulled away late in the first half Saturday in a 65-48 win over D.C. neighbor American.
Greg Whittington scored a career-high 25 points, and No. 15 Georgetown beat Western Carolina 81-68 Saturday in a game played as executives discussed the future of the Hoyas and the Big East conference.
Georgetown coach John Thompson III is concerned about the No. 15 Hoyas' lack of scoring in Saturday's 46-40 win over Towson, but not overly concerned.
In a game that had all the first half excitement of watching tortoise races, Georgetown backed up their win over Connecticut with a 75-45 thrashing of South Florida at the Verizon Center.
Georgetown is more concerned with accumulating wins than making statements with 10 freshmen and sophomores on the roster. Sophomore Markel Starks and freshman Otto Porter made sure the Hoyas did both.