Georgetown's Benson steps down after 13 seasons

Updated: December 20, 2005, 3:21 PM ET
Associated Press

WASHINGTON -- Georgetown football coach Bob Benson resigned Tuesday after a season in which the Hoyas went 4-7.

Benson was 72-64 in 13 years at Georgetown, helping the program move up to Division I-AA in 1993.

Georgetown's best years under Benson were 1998 and 1999 -- the Hoyas went 9-2 in both seasons.

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