Freshman forward Daniel Nixon signed a national letter of intent to join the men’s basketball program as head coach Jamion Christian seeks to rebuild a depleted roster.
Junior forward Sloan Seymour entered the transfer portal, athletic department spokesperson Brian Sereno confirmed earlier this month.
Traditionally a fall sport, the squads were forced to merge the cross country and outdoor track and field seasons during the spring semester.
GW is currently the only Atlantic 10 school to start a chapter of the mental health advocacy group.
Eric Atkins spent one and a half seasons at Howard, joining head coach Kenneth Blakeney’s staff in 2019.
A love for the game of basketball and the tight knit relationships they’ve formed with the team have drawn the managers back to D.C. for the 2020-21 season, they said.
Along with the duo’s 125 combined games on the field, Hayley Sabol and LeighAnn Stauffer also bring collegiate coaching experience.
Ten of the conference’s 14 member schools have reported a positive COVID-19 test within its programs since the start of the season.
Duquesne’s bench dominated the matchup, scoring 43 points to GW’s six points from players outside the starting five.
The Colonials put up 38 points in the first 20 minutes of play against the Rams, sinking twice as many field goals in the first frame.