WASHINGTON (AP)-- Courtland Freeman scored a career-high 21
points and Gerald Riley scored 17 as Georgetown beat Howard, 89-58,
for the fifth straight time Saturday afternoon.
Georgetown (8-0) shot better than 61 percent from the floor in
the first half to take a 50-21 half time lead. It was the best
shooting percentage in a half for the Hoyas so far this season.A big chunk of that percentage came during a 15-2 first-half run
when Georgetown blew open an eight-point game with four layups, two
jumpers and one of five Georgetown 3-pointers.James Wilkinson scored 24 points to lead Howard (2-6).Freeman, who also had six rebounds, scored 12 in the second
half.Brandon Bowman scored 16 points and Darrel Owens added a
season-high 14 for the Hoyas.Oluwaseye Aluko, who left the game in the first half because of
a cut above his right eye, was the only other real source of
offense for Howard as he returned to score 10 points.