March 15, 2012

Thompson and Lubick chat Big Dance

March 15, 2012 - Georgetown takes on Belmont tomorrow in NCAA Tournament action, tipping off at 3:10p EST. The Hoyas (23-8, 12-6 in the BIG EAST) have been in preparation for Belmont (22-7, 16-2, Atlantic Sun tournament/regular season champions) since discovering the Bruins would be their opponent Sunday.

After viewing the national announcement show, a number of Hoyas were made available for media interviews. Forwards Nate Lubick and Hollis Thompson, a sophomore and junior respectively, were two.

Interview audio from each is available on Premium Court, our primary message board community.

Lubick, a 3.5 point, 3.9 rebound, 1.9 assist per game, in 18.2 minutes, per performer, discussed rooting for BIG EAST teams in the Big Dance, the state of his game, plus one and done/recent tourney experience pressure.

Thompson, who contributes 12.7 points, 5.6 rebounds and 1.5 dimes each time out touched upon preparation for the Big Dance, pressure in one and done situations, third seed reaction, Belmont, BIG EAST teams getting in and rooting for league teams.

Additional quotes attributed to the pair, from other interviews, are also provided on Premium Court.

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