On Saturday, the Hoyas’ best players both played their fewest minutes by far in a conference game this season in Georgetown’s toughest matchup yet.
The high standard has apparently brought a critical eye, attention that has only increased as the Hoyas enter the second half of their schedule.
When?” A bespectacled Ewing challenged Derrickson on the sideline at Wintrust Arena in a video that has since been viewed more than 740,000 times.
When I’m out in the game and he feels it’s best to have me out there, I’m going to play my hardest and compete.” Derrickson said he doesn’t care how many minutes he plays as long as Georgetown wins Tuesday.
He has been caught on the sideline during games asking players, his gravelly baritone booming, “Do you want to play for me?” The Georgetown players all had a hearty laugh when they saw the video of Ewing lighting into Derrickson on “SportsCenter.” “It really is how he is, you’ve just got to listen to the message, it’s not really how he says it, it’s just what he’s saying,” Govan said Tuesday.