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**FILE** In this Jan. 26, 2013, file photo, Georgetown guard Jabril Trawick (55), guard Markel Starks (5) and forward Otto Porter Jr. (22) walk to the bench during a timeout during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Louisville in Washington. Georgetown coach John Thompson III does such a good job selling his team-orientated system that sometimes his best players don't assert themselves the way they should. In recent games, the light bulb has come on for Porter and Starks, and that's why the Hoyas are contending for a Big East title. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
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**FILE** In this Jan. 26, 2013, file photo, Georgetown guard Jabril Trawick (55), guard Markel Starks (5) and forward Otto Porter Jr. (22) walk to the bench during a timeout during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Louisville in Washington. Georgetown coach John Thompson III does such a good job selling his team-orientated system that sometimes his best players don't assert themselves the way they should. In recent games, the light bulb has come on for Porter and Starks, and that's why the Hoyas are contending for a Big East title. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)

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