Of course it took double overtime. It had to. Myles Powell scored 35 but Seton Hall ultimately fell to Georgetown 77-71 in a drama-filled double overtime thriller.
Seton Hall trailed Creighton by four points at the final media timeout, just like they did eight days ago. And just like the last meeting, the Pirates came up big late-on to knock off the Jays, 81-75.
Newark (N.J.) — For the first time in over a month, Seton Hall has strung together wins after putting away Georgetown 90-75 in confident fashion and it came in their most complete game since non-league play.
Newark (N.J.) — A complete first half sent Seton Hall (15-9, 6-6) on their way to their first winning streak since the opening days of the New Year with a commanding 90-75 win over Georgetown (15-10, 6-6).
Faced with a 13-point deficit in the closing seconds of the first half, a late Myles Powell three sparked a second half comeback that fell short in the final minute as Seton Hall dropped their second Big East road game, 70-66, to Marquette.