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.
Hampton made 20 more shot attempts, including 21 points from GW turnovers.
The team is looking to work in zone defense this year after Christian’s signature “mayhem” style fell short.
Jack said his adaptability helped him navigate his career at GW, which spans two head coaches and dozens of different teammates.
Head coach Jennifer Rizzotti said the coaching additions were mutually beneficial for the program and former athletes.