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Women’s hockey loses Beanpot heartbreaker in shootout against BU

Women’s hockey loses Beanpot heartbreaker in shootout against BU

Mike Puzzanghera, sports editor

February 6, 2019


Filed under Sports

Northeastern women's hockey lost 2-1 in the shootout Monday after playing BU to a 3-3 tie during regulation and overtime.

Women’s basketball gets outshot on the road, loses in Wilmington

Women’s basketball gets outshot on the road, loses in Wilmington

Vincent van Oorschot, news staff

February 5, 2019


Filed under Sports

UNCW and Northeastern (14-6, 4-5 CAA) both came out with tremendous hustle throughout the game, as both teams knew the importance of the matchup at a buzzing Trask Arena.

Primeau vs. Oettinger: A goalie battle of quality vs. quantity

Primeau vs. Oettinger: A goalie battle of quality vs. quantity

Mike Puzzanghera and Sofie Kato

February 5, 2019


Filed under Featured Content, Sports

As chants of “Oettinger! Oettinger! Oettinger, you suck!” rang down from the DogHouse Monday evening, one had to ask: Does he? NU fans already know just how good their sophomore goalie Cayden Primeau has been since joining the team last season. Affectionately dubbed “Uncle Primeau” by the...

Huskies take down BU in Beanpot rematch

Huskies take down BU in Beanpot rematch

Marisa Goolgasian, news staff

February 5, 2019


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A crowd of 12,413 cheered in TD Garden on Monday night as the Huskies faced the Boston University Terriers in this year’s Beanpot semi-final. As defending champion, Northeastern was determined to keep the title they fought so hard for last season when they became the first NU team in 30 years to win ...

Sports Calendar: Monday, Feb. 4 – Sunday, Feb. 10

Sports Calendar: Monday, Feb. 4 – Sunday, Feb. 10

Mike Puzzanghera, sports editor

February 4, 2019


Filed under Sports

Read up on all of this week's sports events, including two Beanpot games and enticing basketball matchups.

Beanpot preview: NU looks to repeat as champion

Beanpot preview: NU looks to repeat as champion

Mike Puzzanghera, sports editor

February 3, 2019


Filed under Sports

Prepare for the Beanpot by learning about each of the team's competing in the tournament to be crowned Boston's best.

Men’s hockey falls to Lowell, extends losing streak to three games

Men’s hockey falls to Lowell, extends losing streak to three games

Marisa Goolgasian, news staff

February 3, 2019


Filed under Sports

It seemed like the game was bound for overtime like the last time the two teams met, but with less than 5 minutes left, junior River Hawk forward Ryan Lohin scored off a rebound, to make it 2-1.

Men’s basketball ends Hofstra’s streak, moves into second in CAA

Men’s basketball ends Hofstra’s streak, moves into second in CAA

Seamus McAvoy, news staff

February 3, 2019


Filed under Sports

Pusica was once again the star performer for the Huskies, racking up 24 points on an efficient 7-12 shooting to go with eight rebounds.

Giacone joins 1,000 point club, NU defeats Charleston 87-56

Giacone joins 1,000 point club, NU defeats Charleston 87-56

Vincent van Oorschot, news staff

February 2, 2019


Filed under Sports

But the headline of the game came with four minutes to go in the first quarter, as senior forward Gabby Giacone sunk her second basket of the game, cementing her spot as one of the elites in Northeastern basketball history as she notched her 1,000th point.

Fontaine gets tying assist, OT winner against UConn

Fontaine gets tying assist, OT winner against UConn

Mike Puzzanghera, sports editor

February 1, 2019


Filed under Sports

Sophomore defender Skylar Fontaine provided an assist in the third period and the winning goal in overtime to give Northeastern the win Friday.

Women’s basketball goes down at Hofstra, 78-61, falls back below .500 in CAA

Women’s basketball goes down at Hofstra, 78-61, falls back below .500 in CAA

Vincent van Oorschot, news staff

January 30, 2019


Filed under Sports

For the Huskies, senior guard Jess Genco notched three assists, giving her the most all-time assists (466) for Northeastern in its women’s basketball program history.

New 50-foot video board installed in Matthews Arena

New 50-foot video board installed in Matthews Arena

Samuel Kim, news correspondent

January 29, 2019


Filed under Sports

The sides of the scoreboard are 13.5 feet high by 50 feet wide, while the endcaps, which face the ends of the arena, measure 9.5 feet high by 13.5 feet wide.