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Hampered Huskies win 5th-straight with massive second half

Hampered Huskies win 5th-straight with massive second half

Seamus McAvoy, news staff

February 14, 2019


Filed under Sports

Northeastern used a 48-point second half to overcome an early deficit and beat UNCW 81-77 Thursday.

Women’s hockey loses 4-1 to BC, finishes fourth in Beanpot

Women’s hockey loses 4-1 to BC, finishes fourth in Beanpot

Mike Puzzanghera, sports editor

February 12, 2019


Filed under Sports

Northeastern was outclassed by a strong Boston College attack Tuesday night in the Beanpot consolation game, getting hit with four goals on 47 shots by the Eagles and losing 4-1.  After mounting some early pressure on the Huskies, BC nabbed the first goal thanks to star defender Megan Keller. Keller,...

Gallery: Northeastern wins 2019 Beanpot

Gallery: Northeastern wins 2019 Beanpot

February 12, 2019


Filed under Photo Galleries, Sports

Shots of Monday night's game and the ensuing celebration. Photos by Dylan Shen and Riley Robinson.

Beanpot champs again, NU seniors get a lasting memory

Beanpot champs again, NU seniors get a lasting memory

Mike Puzzanghera and Sofie Kato

February 12, 2019


Filed under Sports

After a phenomenal performance from his classmates, senior captain Eric Williams thrust the Beanpot trophy into the air in celebration and was swarmed by his fellow Huskies. Williams and his fellow seniors exited their final Beanpot with a second-straight trophy. One look at NU’s attacking lines makes it ...

NU outlasts BC to win second consecutive Beanpot

NU outlasts BC to win second consecutive Beanpot

Marisa Goolgasian, news staff

February 12, 2019


Filed under Featured Content, Sports

The DogHouse, spanning about 10 sections of TD Garden’s balcony, erupted as Northeastern captain Eric Williams triumphantly hoisted the iconic Beanpot trophy into the air for the second year Monday night. The Huskies beat Boston College, 4-2, for their second consecutive tournament win and sixth overal...

Sports calendar: Monday, Feb. 11 – Sunday, Feb. 17

Sports calendar: Monday, Feb. 11 – Sunday, Feb. 17

Mike Puzzanghera, sports editor

February 11, 2019


Filed under Sports

The men's Beanpot final, the start of baseball season, and two huge road basketball matchups await Northeastern athletics this week.

Women’s basketball gets revenge against Towson

Women’s basketball gets revenge against Towson

Vincent van Oorschot, news staff

February 11, 2019


Filed under Sports

Thanks to clutch free throws from freshman guard Katie May and junior forward Ayanna Dublin, the Huskies put the game beyond doubt with the 77-68 win.

Men’s basketball holds Elon scoreless in overtime, wins 4th in a row

Men’s basketball holds Elon scoreless in overtime, wins 4th in a row

Seamus McAvoy, news staff

February 10, 2019


Filed under Sports

They didn’t allow Elon to score a single point in the overtime period, and took the game 72-60 after the extra five minutes.

Women’s basketball’s late run comes up short in 58-51 loss to JMU

Women’s basketball’s late run comes up short in 58-51 loss to JMU

Vincent van Oorschot, news staff

February 9, 2019


Filed under Sports

Key 3s knocked down with five and three minutes left by Genco, her second and third of the contest, cut the Dukes’ lead down to 4, but JMU survived the late charge from Northeastern, further asserting themselves as the CAA’s top contender.

Women’s hockey gets 12th straight home win over Merrimack

Women’s hockey gets 12th straight home win over Merrimack

Mike Puzzanghera, sports editor

February 8, 2019


Filed under Sports

The Huskies rebounded after Tuesday's Beanpot loss with a 6-3 win over Merrimack Friday.

Men’s basketball wins 3rd straight in CAA, 72-60 over W&M

Men’s basketball wins 3rd straight in CAA, 72-60 over W&M

Seamus McAvoy, news staff

February 8, 2019


Filed under Sports

Northeastern claimed a 72-60 victory at home Thursday thanks to another strong performance from Vasa Pusica.

Can Northeastern rise above the CAA? With Coen at the controls, it’s possible

Can Northeastern rise above the CAA? With Coen at the controls, it’s possible

Charlie Wolfson, editor-in-chief

February 7, 2019


Filed under Sports

The Huskies face stiff competition in the conference, but head coach Bill Coen has proved himself a skilled in-season and in-game adjuster.