October 23, 2013

Backcourt set to point the way

October 23, 2013 - During the 2012-2013 season, Georgetown's men's basketball team was led by now departed Otto Porter, to the tune of 16.2 points, 7.5 rebounds , 35.4 minutes, 1.8 steals - all team highs - each time out. Add a second placed 2.7 assists per game to his output, and it's not hard to fathom losing the eventual third pick in this year's National Basketball Association Draft presents question marks for the 2013-2014 group of Hoyas.

Tackling the issue of scoring, how will the Hoyas not only substitute Porter's lost points, but do so without relying on him as the focal point of opponent's defenses? Well, the immediate short answer is a talented backcourt.



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