In his first season at Georgetown in 1994 to 95', Iverson won the Rookie of the Year Award and was named to the All Rookie Tournament First Team. That season, Iverson led them to the Sweet 16 round of the NCAA tournament, where they lost to North Carolina. In his second and final season at Georgetown in 1995-96'. Iverson led the team to a Big East championship and all the way to the Elite 8 round of the NCAA Tornament, where they lost. He ended his college career as the Hoyas' all-time leader in career scoring average, at 22.9 points per game. Iverson was named as a First Team All American. Following the conclusion of his sophomore year, Iverson declared for the NBA draft. He was the first player to leave Georgetown early for the NBA under his coach, Coach Thompson.