Bison Basketball Coach Ready to Spark Turnaround

Kevin Nickelberry is staring at an uphill battle. The new Howard Bison basketball coach knows what’s at stake: his integrity, his program and its fans. Trying to match a perennial loser to a perennial...

Georgetown Basketball Gears Up for New Season

With the early departure of All-American center Greg Monroe to the NBA, many questions surround this year’s edition of the Georgetown Hoyas men’s basketball team. But with two of the best guards in the...

Lady Bison Fall Back into Losing Slump

It didn’t take long for Howard’s volleyball team to fall back into its dreadful losing slump this season. After ending a two-game losing skid just last week, the Lady Bison found themselves in yet...

Grambling Dethrones South Carolina State

NEW YORK/Fuquay-Varina, N.C.-- After a crazy weekend that saw several teams within the Boxtorow.com/BASN HBCU coaches and media top 10 football polls lose − including No. 1 South Carolina State − a change at...

Three Downs from the District: Colts Skip Past Redskins 27-24

The Washington Redskins should start issuing courtesy Tylenol with every game. Redskin Nation has been treated to some heart racing finishes so far through the first half of the season and it was another...

Bowie State Survives Lincoln in Homecoming Game, 24-18

It didn’t come easy, but the Bowie State Bulldogs were able to claim a victory during their homecoming celebration Oct. 16, erasing a nine-point deficit late in the game to beat the Lincoln University...

Patriots Outlast Ravens in Overtime, 23-20

The New England Patriots survived a nail-biter against the Baltimore Ravens Oct. 17, claiming a 23-20 win in overtime at Gillette Stadium as kicker Stephen Gotskowski nailed a 35-yard field goal to seal a...

Wizards Split Pair of Games in Second Week of Preseason

The Washington Wizards returned home to the Verizon Center on Oct. 12 for their second week of preseason play and despite continued flashes of brilliance by their rookies, won one and lost one. A 107-92...

Georgetown Gears Up for New Season

With the early departure of All-America center Greg Monroe to the NBA, many questions surround this year’s edition of the Georgetown Hoyas men’s basketball team. But with two of the best guards in the...

No Let Down as Ravens Cruise Past Denver, 31-17

Click here to view more photos of the Ravens' solid win over the Denver Broncos. It can be difficult for an NFL team to avoid a let-down loss after pulling off an emotional win the...

Furman Routs Howard, 56-14

The Howard Bison have been blown out in just about every game played this season, and their non-conference matchup against Furman on Oct. 9 was no different. Howard was outmatched in every facet of...

Three Downs from the District: Redskins Pull Past Packers

Two weeks saw two improbable wins for the Washington Redskins. Washington pulled it off again with a 16-13 overtime win against the Green Bay Packers Oct. 10 at FedEx Field in Landover, Md. The Redskins...