January 25, 2012

This and That: Rutgers Pt. 2

This and That: Rutgers Pt. 1, Georgetown's interesting and at first glance baffling 52-50 win over Rutgers at Verizon Center, on Saturday was explored. How else do you describe a victory in which the Hoyas make just three field goals in the first half, finish at a 29.3% clip, and get 12 less shots at the rim than RU (53 to 41)?

A closer look spells out why the 16-3 overall, 6-2 in the BIG EAST, and 10th ranked nationally Hoyas bested Rutgers (11-9,3-4). In Pt. 1, G'Town's composure was the topic, as it played a key role in their win. This time around, another equally or more reason for victory is discussed, along with companion justifications.

Strapping up:
Other Factors:

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