Georgetown seeks improvement in 2017 schedule

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(STATS) - Following a winless season in the Patriot League, Georgetown hopes the return of a veteran team will spark improvement during their 11-game 2017 schedule which was announced Thursday.

The Hoyas finished 3-8 overall, and 0-6 in league games, in coach Rob Sgarlata's third season. But they return 15 starters this season.

Georgetown will open with a first-time matchup at Campbell on Sept. 9.

The Hoyas' schedule include five home games at Cooper Field - non-league matchups against Marist (Sept. 16) and Harvard (Sept. 30) and Patriot League matchups against Fordham (Oct. 21), Lafayette (Nov. 4) and Colgate (Nov. 18).

2017 Georgetown schedule

Sept. 9, at Campbell

Sept. 16, Marist

Sept. 23, at Columbia

Sept. 30, Harvard

Oct. 7, at Princeton

Oct. 14, at Lehigh*

Oct. 21, Fordham*

Oct. 28, at Holy Cross*

Nov. 4, Lafayette*

Nov. 11, at Bucknell*

Nov. 18, Colgate*

* - Patriot League game