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Women’s basketball builds momentum as CAA season continues

Women’s basketball builds momentum as CAA season continues

January 11, 2018

By John Hagerty, deputy sports editor The Northeastern women’s basketball team’s non-conference season was marked by adversity as they dealt with injuries and sickness, and lost multiple one-possession games. As they continue with their CAA schedule into the new year, the team is heading toward f...

Women’s hoops ends season with quick tourney exit

Women’s hoops ends season with quick tourney exit

Charlie Wolfson

March 17, 2017

The Northeastern women’s basketball team’s season came to an unceremonious end on Thursday, March 9 when they lost, 68-50, to Drexel University in the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) Tournament in Harrisonburg, Virginia. Northeastern came into the game having won five of their previous six games while D...

Women’s hoops honors seniors Sally, Schnare

Women’s hoops honors seniors Sally, Schnare

Charlie Wolfson

March 2, 2017

The Northeastern women’s basketball team finished its regular season with a 2-1 week with an 86-75 win at the College of Charleston on Feb. 24, a 68-63 loss at the University of North Carolina-Wilmington (UNCW) on Sunday and a 52-46 home win over Hofstra University on Wednesday. The win over Hofstra gave...

Unpredictable women’s hoops split two-game set

Unpredictable women’s hoops split two-game set

January 25, 2017

By Charlie Wolfson, news staff In a season marked by pronounced highs and lows, this week was no exception for the Northeastern women’s basketball team. Their inconsistency and unpredictability pressed on, with a 65-53 loss at the University of Delaware on Jan. 20 and a 55-47 home victory over the Uni...

Women’s basketball drops two

Women’s basketball drops two

January 19, 2017

By Charlie Wolfson, news staff After an encouraging 2-1 start to Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) play, the Northeastern women’s basketball team dropped two straight games. A 60-58 loss at the College of William & Mary on Friday and a 74-54 setback at James Madison University (JMU) on Sunda...

Column: Mid-major not a fitting title

Column: Mid-major not a fitting title

January 12, 2017

By Bailey Knecht, sports columnist As an avid basketball fan attending a school with a mid-major basketball program, my life is a paradox—I have a deep admiration for prestigious basketball programs such as Duke and Michigan State University (MSU), while simultaneously loathing them for all their success and st...

Women’s basketball starts CAA play strong

Women’s basketball starts CAA play strong

January 11, 2017

By Charlie Wolfson, news staff The Northeastern women’s basketball team has righted its ship following an eight game losing streak and now holds a 6-9 record with an admirable 2-1 mark in Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) play. The team closed out what was an ugly non-conference season, going 2-2 in their la...

Women’s hoops extends losing streak with loss at Cabot

Women’s hoops extends losing streak with loss at Cabot

December 11, 2016

By Charlie Wolfson, news correspondent The Northeastern women’s basketball team extended their losing streak to six games on Thursday, Dec. 1, with a 66-63 overtime loss at Solomon Court to the University of New Hampshire (UNH). Unlike the first five games in this skid, in which the Huskies lost...

Women’s hoops drops five straight

Women’s hoops drops five straight

December 1, 2016

By Charlie Wolfson, news correspondent After a 2-0 start to the season, the Northeastern women’s basketball team struggled through a five-game losing streak. This run, stretching from Nov. 21 to Nov. 26, included a home loss to St. Mary’s College, a loss at Quinnipiac University and losses to St...

Women’s Basketball vs BU, 11/11

Women’s Basketball vs BU, 11/11

November 17, 2016

  Photos by Jerry Yu

Huskies Start Season With 2-0 Weekend

Huskies Start Season With 2-0 Weekend

November 16, 2016

By Charlie Wolfson, news correspondent  The Northeastern University women’s basketball season began with two wins over the weekend: One at home against Boston University (BU) and one on the road at Canisius College in Buffalo, New York. The opener, a 78-59 win over BU on Nov. 11 at the Cabo...

Huskies advance to CAA semis, fall to Drexel

Huskies advance to CAA semis, fall to Drexel

March 17, 2016

By Jose Castillo, inside columnist Last week, the Northeastern University (NU) women’s basketball team secured its first-ever Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) tournament win, upsetting No. 3 Hofstra University 65-54 after the Pride beat NU twice in the regular season. The Huskies would go ...