No. 1 Villanova Hands Georgetown most Embarrassing Loss in over 40 years

The Hoyas aren’t quite back yet.

Led by Jalen Brunson’s 18 points and seven assists — Top-ranked Villanova led by as many as 44 points — handing head coach Patrick Ewing and the Hoyas their worst loss in more than 40 years, 88-56 on Wednesday night.

Villanova (17-1, 5-1 Big East) — finished 17 for 33 on 3s, while Georgetown went 4 for 15.

The score was 42-20 at halftime, and at one point — Georgetown had more turnovers (nine) than made baskets, shooting 8 for 26, including 0 for 8 on 3s during that stretch.

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