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Mac McClung and Omer Yurtseven are questionable for Georgetown's game against Butler; McClung has missed three games because of an ankle injury, and Yurtseven sprained his ankle last Saturday against DePaul, leaving the Hoyas woefully undermanned.

Feb 14, 2020 - Washington Post Blogs

With seven games left in the regular season, the Big East tournament fast approaching and the Georgetown Hoyas hanging on as injury after injury hampers their already undermanned roster, Coach Patrick Ewing has been talking baseball lately in practice.

"I keep telling him about Wally Pipp," Ewing said Thursday, recounting his conversations with third-string center Timothy Ighoefe.

Pipp, Ewing explained to the 6-foot-11 freshman from Nigeria, was the New York Yankees' veteran first ba...