Before the answer was a 3
I was down in Georgetown with a Hoya chick,

from Jay Z – The Prelude Lyrics on Rap Genius


Before Allen Iverson ( a Georgetown alum with the nickname of “The answer”. Also A.I wore the number 3 jersey

Students who attend Georgetown are called “Hoyas” because of our motto “Hoya Saxa,” which means (from Latin) “What Rocks?” Jay is saying he got down with a Georgetown Law student before Allen Iverson, number 3, was famous.

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