Originally written on The Mid-Majority  |  Last updated 12/10/11
Game #8-214: Howard Bison at Georgetown HoyasDecember 10, 2011 12:00 pmMCI CenterBBState Stats/RecapWhen you're the Howard Bison, opportunities for large-scale success don't exactly come around all that often. That's why it has to be absolutely maddening that the Bison squandered the opportunity they had in their laps this afternoon at the Verizon Center against (really) big brother Georgetown.You see, in the entire history of Howard basketball, the Bison have a grand total of six games over teams that currently reside above the Red Line. Go ahead, count them - a pair of wins over East Carolina, a pair of wins over Central Florida (before they joined Conference USA, so you could argue they don't even count), a win over Miami (FL), and a win over Oregon State. It's not as if Howard has had much more success at their own level, though. Howard last won the MEAC in 1992, nearly 20 years ago. Since then, they've finished better than sixth in the MEAC once.Considering the lack of success,...
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