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Preview: Maryland-Eastern Shore Opens Up 7-Game Road Trip at Georgetown

After ending their four-game losing streak with a win over Saint Francis (PA), Devin Martin and the Maryland-Eastern Shore Hawks embark on a seven-game road trip that will kick off with a game against the Georgetown Hoyas on December 1st.
After ending their four-game losing streak with a win over Saint Francis (PA), Devin Martin and the Maryland-Eastern Shore Hawks embark on a seven-game road trip that will kick off with a game against the Georgetown Hoyas on December 1st.

The 2015-16 season hasn’t started out as planned for both the Maryland-Eastern Shore Hawks and the Georgetown Hoyas as they enter the month of December.

Georgetown has started the season with a 2-3 record, while the Hawks have started at 1-4. Both teams entered the season with some hype surrounding the program, as the Hoyas had their star guard back for another season and the Hawks were coming off one of the best seasons in program history. While the month of November wasn’t the best start for either program, there is still plenty of time in 2015-16 to turn things around.

To open the month of December, the Hawks will pay a visit to Washington, D.C and take on the Hoyas inside the Verizon Center. The contest will provide both teams with a great opportunity to get things back on track this season as they quickly approach the daily grind of conference play. Continue reading Preview: Maryland-Eastern Shore Opens Up 7-Game Road Trip at Georgetown

Previewing the ESPN 24-Hour Tip-Off Marathon

Grayson Allen, Marshall Plumlee, and the Duke Blue Devils take on Kentucky as a part of the State Farm Champions Classic and the 24-Hour Tip-Off Marathon on ESPN Tuesday night.
Grayson Allen, Marshall Plumlee, and the Duke Blue Devils take on Kentucky as a part of the State Farm Champions Classic and the 24-Hour Tip-Off Marathon on ESPN Tuesday night.

The 2015-16 college basketball regular season is in full-swing, and what a weekend it was. Upsets were scattered about, mixed in with record-breaking performances from some of the nation’s best programs.

After the first weekend is in the books, basketball fans from across the nation get geared up for a full 24 hours of top-notch college basketball action, in the form of the ESPN 24-Hour Tip-Off Marathon. From Monday, November 16th at 5:30pm until Tuesday, November 17th at 10:00pm, there are basketball games all throughout. Yes, that means even in the wee hours of the morning, there are basketball games (we see you, Nevada and Hawaii).

The event brings together a handful of the country’s best games over that time frame and all of the games are showcased on ESPN networks. To get you ready for this year’s festivities, we have previewed all of the games for you in one convenient location.

Take a scroll down to read a bit about each game that will take place over the 2015 ESPN 24-Hour Tip-Off Marathon. Grab some caffeine, get comfortable, and get ready for a crazy 24 hours. Continue reading Previewing the ESPN 24-Hour Tip-Off Marathon