Georgetown was led by forward Greg Whittington, who posted a double-double in the win. Whittington scored 25 points while grabbing 12 rebounds.
Western Carolina's offense went through Tom Tankelewicz, who scored 24 points for the Catamounts in the loss. Tankelewicz added four rebounds. Trey Sumler scored 11 points while dishing out four assists. Preston Ross was also in double-digits in scoring for the Catamounts, scoring 10 points.
Georgetown's next contest will come next Saturday, Dec. 22, when the Hoyas play host to the American University Eagles. Western Carolina's next game is on Friday, Dec. 21, as the Catamounts head to Tennessee to take on the Volunteers.