Tag: Bison

ROUND-UP — Bison Sports: While You Were Away
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ROUND-UP — Bison Sports: While You Were Away

By Brittany Webb, Sports Editor Posted 11:30 AM EST, Mon., March 27, 2017 Basketball: After falling to Norfolk State in the semifinals of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference tournament championship game, Howard Bison men’s basketball player Charles “CJ” Williams was named to the 2017 All-Tournament team by the MEAC. Williams finished the season having averaged approximately 16 points…

Under Armour, President Trump and Howard: Made Up Controversy?
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Under Armour, President Trump and Howard: Made Up Controversy?

By Ayanna Alexander, Contributing Writer Posted 01:15 AM EST, Wed., March 15, 2017 Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank stirred a bit of controversy earlier last month with his comments about President Trump being a “real asset to this country.” Noticeably silent, was the Howard University Athletics Department, which a few found interesting since Under Armour is a…

Howard Bison Men’s Basketball: The Road from Defeat to Victory
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Howard Bison Men’s Basketball: The Road from Defeat to Victory

By Brittany Webb, Sports Editor Posted 01:00 AM EST, Wed., March 15, 2017 Michael Phelps once said, “It’s not how you start, but it’s how you finish.” And for the men’s basketball team, this statement reflects the duration of their season. The Howard Bison basketball team had a season of some ups and a heavy load of…

The Legacy of Mr. Edward Hill Jr.
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The Legacy of Mr. Edward Hill Jr.

By Ayanna Alexander, Contributing Writer Posted 10:50 AM EST, Thurs., March 2, 2017 Burr Gymnasium was filled with students, faculty, staff and basketball players of the D.C. Warriors for the Men’s Basketball team’s “Senior Night” and final home game of the season, Monday, Feb. 27. Although halftime is typically graced by the Bisonettes, the band and the…

What Does it Mean to be a Bison?
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What Does it Mean to be a Bison?

By Nicole Hutchison, Staff Writer Posted 10:35 AM EST, Thurs., March 2, 2017 In honor of Howard celebrating its 150th anniversary, The Hilltop met with several student athletes to get an insight on what it means, to them, to be able to compete with Howard on their chests and represent the university: What does it mean to…

Howard Football: New Faces for a New Direction
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Howard Football: New Faces for a New Direction

By Brittany Webb, Sports Editor Posted 10:05 AM EST, Thurs., March 2, 2017 With 150 years of excellence comes the need for new beginnings and new faces. And that is what the Howard University Department of Athletics is preparing for, as it pertains to the football team. After the announcement that former Howard Bison Football Head Coach…

PROFILE — STILL STANDING: ‘Last Bison Standing’ Becomes Howard’s Signature Apparel
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PROFILE — STILL STANDING: ‘Last Bison Standing’ Becomes Howard’s Signature Apparel

By Paul Holston, Editor-in-Chief Posted 2:15 PM EST, Fri., Feb. 17, 2017 “Established For Bison By Bison.” Since its founding in 2014, ‘Last Bison Standing, Inc.,’ a 501c3 tax exempt non-profit organization, has become a brand that Howard University students, alumni, the local community and celebrities have grown to love. From it’s signature crewnecks, hoodies, and t-shirts…

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