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With fast first half, rested Hoyas put Towson away, 78-46
With fast first half, rested Hoyas put Towson away, 78-46

Members of the Georgetown men's basketball team spoke emphatically Friday about wanting to play again after a week-plus layoff on the heels of a tournament in the Bahamas that ended with consecutive losses. Then the Hoyas showed that their intentions were more than mere bluster, swarming Towson in the first half and coasting to a 78-46 victory Sunday afternoon in the opening game of the BB&T Classic at Verizon Center. Georgetown (5-2) had all but put the game out of reach by halftime, thanks in large part to the inside-outside combination of center Joshua Smith and forward Paul White. Smith finished with 12 points, seven rebounds and three assists without missing from the field or...

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