Why Georgetown Won: Midway through the second half, Georgetown really put the stranglehold on with their defense. However, like ESPN announcer Len Elmore put it, “Providence was really cooperative in being strangled”, putting up countless ill-advised shots, many contested long threes, and missing a crap load of foul shots. Georgetown didn’t play particularly well, and just couldn’t quite put the Friars away for good. However, they really didn’t have to with the Friars shooting a dreadful 34.3% from the field (including 7-27, 25.9% from behind the arc). Throw in the fact that the team can’t get stops when they need to, and there you have a nice tasty recipe for a 2nd half fade. On the bright side, Bilal Dixon had a redonkulous night on the glass, getting a career high 16 rebounds (8...

Read more at the source of this article