Huskies end 2017 with 3-1 win over AIC

By: Josh Brown BOSTON – With Dylan Sikura and Jeremy Davies in Switzerland for the Spengler Cup and defenseman Collin Murphy making his collegiate debut, it was a bit of new look Northeastern line chart on Saturday night against American International College. It did not matter. Behind goals from Nolan Stevens, Zach Solow and Matt

Bonnies throttle NU, 84-65

By Michael Petillo OLEAN, N.Y.– After what was a fairly close first half, Northeastern came out flat in the second period and ended up dropping a tough road contest against A-10 foe St. Bonaventure 84-65.  The loss brought an end to the Huskies 5-game win streak and extended the Bonnies win streak to 6 games. The

CAA Preview: Northeastern Basketball

Head Coach: Bill Coen (12th season) Last Season: 15-16 (8-10, 6th in CAA); lost to Towson in CAA Quarterfinal Projected Finish: 6th Preseason All-Conference Selections: G Devon Begley (Honorable Mention), F/C Jeremy Miller (Honorable Mention)     Losses: G T.J. Williams (21.4 ppg, 5.3 apg, 4.7 rpg; CAA Player of the Year) F Alex Murphy (14.0 ppg, 5.8 rpg) Newcomers: G

CAA Preview: Towson Tigers

Head Coach: Pat Skerry (7th season) 2016-2017 Record: 20-13 (11-7 CAA) Projected Finish: 2 Preseason All-Conference Selections: G Mike Morsell (Second Team), G Deshaun Morman (Honorable Mention)   Key Additons G Travis Ingram (I.C. Norcom, Suffolk, Va.) G Jeffrey Prophete (Fort Lauderdale, Sunrise, Fla.) G Quinton Drayton (Bowie/Bowie, Md.) Key Losses: F William Adala Moto

CAA Preview: Elon University Phoenix

Head Coach: Matt Matheny Last Season: 18-14 (10-8), 5th in CAA Projected Finish: 3rd Preseason All-Conference Selections: F Tyler Seibring (First-Team), F Brian Dawkins (Second-Team)   Losses: G Luke Eddy (7.3 ppg, 3.2 rpg) F Christian Hairston (2.5 ppg, 2.6 rpg) G Ryder Bowline (0.0 ppg, 0.5 rpg) G Patrick Ryan (1.8 ppg, 0.5 rpg) Newcomers:

CAA Preview: Hofstra Pride

Head Coach: Joe Mihalich (5th Season at Hofstra, 20th Overall) Last Season: 15-17 Overall, (7-11 CAA), T-7th Place, Lost in First Round Projected Finish: 4th   Preseason All-Conference Selections: G Justin Wright-Foreman (First Team), C Rokas Gustys (Second Team), G Eli Pemberton (Honorable Mention) Additions: G Kenny Wormley (Junior, JUCO/Siena) F Joel Angus III (Graduate Senior, Southeast Missouri State)

CAA Preview: UNCW Seahawks

Coach: C.B. McGrath (1st Season) Last Season: 29-6 Overall, (15-3 CAA), 1st Place, CAA Tournament Champions Projected Finish: 5th Preseason All-Conference Selections: Devontae Cacock (First Team), Jordon Talley (Honorable Mention)     Additions: G Tyrone Taylor (Sophomore, Wichita State) C Trey Kalina (Junior, JUCO/Chattanooga) G Jacque Brown (Junior, Cape Fear CC) G Daniel Etoroma (Junior, Lewis and Clark Community

CAA Preview: Delaware Blue Hens

Head Coach: Martin Ingelsby (second season) Last Season: 13-20 (5-13), 9th in CAA Projected Finish: 7th Preseason All-Conference Selections: G Ryan Daly; All-CAA 2nd Team   Losses: G Cazmon Hayes (8.6 ppg, 3.3 rpg) F Chivarsky Corbett (6.4 ppg, 3.0 rpg) F Devonne Pinkard (6.3 ppg, 2.5 rpg) F Barnett Harris (1.5 ppg, 2.1 rpg) G

CAA Preview: William & Mary Tribe

Head Coach: Tony Shaver Last Season: 17-14 (10-8, 5th in CAA) Projected Finish: 8 Preseason Honorable Mentions: G David Cohn and F Nathan Knight Additions: Jihar Williams, G (Friends School of Baltimore/Baltimore, Md.) Luke Loewe, G (Fond du Lac/Fond du Lac, Wis.) Cole Harrison, F (Montrose Christian (Md.)/Brentwood, Tenn.) Losses: Daniel Dixon, G (19.2 ppg, 4.7 rpg,

CAA Preview: Drexel Dragons

Head Coach: Zach Spiker (2nd season) Last Season: 9-23 (3-15), 10th place CAA Projected Finish: 9th Preseason All-Conference Selections: G Kurk Lee; All-CAA Second Team   Departures: F Rodney Williams (15.6 ppg, 6.8 rpg) F/C Mohamed Bah (4.3 ppg, 3.7 rpg) G Kari Jonsson (10.1 ppg, 43.6% 3 pt) G John Moran F Jeremy Peck

CAA Preview: James Madison

Head Coach: Louis Rowe (2nd Season) Last Season: 10-23 (7-11 CAA T-8th place; lost in Quarterfinals of CAA Tournament to College of Charleston) Projected Finish: 10th Preseason All Conference Selections: None   Departures: G Jackson Kent (14.0 ppg, 2.3 apg) F Yohanny Dalembert (9.2 ppg, 5.8 rpg) G Shakir Brown (9.0 ppg) F Tom Vodanovich

Husky volleyball continues winning ways

by Milton Posner The Huskies recorded their tenth straight victory on Sunday, defeating Hofstra University 3-1 (25-18,12-25, 26-24, 25-19). Amy Underdown (17 kills and 12 digs) and Samantha Shupe (21 assists and 12 digs) recorded double-doubles for Northeastern. Junior Gabrielle Eyl’s 18 digs included her 1,500th as a Husky; she now holds the fourth-place spot

Late rally propels Northeastern to tie at RIT

By: Josh Brown Down 3-0 to RIT with just under six minutes remaining in the second period, Northeastern (2-0-1) received goals from Lincoln Griffin, Garret Cockerill and Dylan Sikura in the game’s final 24 minutes to salvage a tie against the Atlantic Hockey foe. In net, Northeastern goalie Cayden Primeau made 24 saves in keeping

Hockey East Preview – Boston College Eagles

By: Joseph Barbito Head Coach: Jerry York (23rd season) Last Season: 25-15-4 (13-6-3 in Conference, tied 1st) Lost to UMass Lowell in Hockey East Championship Losses: D Scott Savage, F Austin Cangelosi, F Chris Calnan, F Ryan Fitzgerald, F Matthew Gaudreau, F Colin White Additions: D Michael Karow, F Logan Hutsko, F Casey Carreau, F

Hockey East Preview – University of Massachusetts Lowell

By: Patrick Milne Coach: Norm Bazin (7th Season) Last Season: 27-11-3 (14-7-1 Hockey East, 1st), Hockey East Champions, Lost to Notre Dame in Quarterfinals of NCAA Tournament Additions: D Croix Evingson, F Chris Schutz (Red Shirt Junior), F Charlie Levesque, F Eriks Zohovs, D Anthony Baxter, F Cole Paskus, F Connor Sodergren Losses: D Michael Kapla, F Joe Gambardella, F Evan Campbell, F C.J. Smith, D Dylan

Hockey East Preview – Boston University Terriers

By: Kyle Williams Coach: David Quinn – 5th season (83-54-17) Last Season: 24-12-3 (13-6-3 in HE, tied for 1st); Lost to Boston College in HE Semifinals; Lost to Minnesota Duluth in NCAA Quarterfinals Losses: Charlie McAvoy (D); Doyle Somerby (D); Clayton Keller (F); Jakob Forsbacka Karlsson (F); Kieffer Bellows (F); Tommy Kelley (F) Newcomers: Cameron Crotty

Hockey East Preview – University of Vermont

By: Joe Barbito Head Coach – Kevin Sneddon, 15th season Last Season – 20-13-5 (10-8-4 in Hockey East, 6th); lost to Boston College in HE Quarterfinals. Losses – G Mike Santaguida, D Mike Lee, D Rob Hamilton, F Tom Forgione, F Brendan Bradley, F Mario Puskarich, F Brady Shaw, D Chris Muscoby, D Ori Abramson, F Malcoln Mckinney,

Hockey East Preview – Merrimack College

By: James Duffy Coach: Mark Dennehy; 13th season Last Season: 15-16-6 (8-8-6 in HE, 7th); Lost to New Hampshire in HE First Round Additions: G Logan Halladay, D Evan Bell, D Dominic Dockery, D Simon Loof, F Jackson Bales, F Logan Drevitch, F Laine McKay  Losses: D Jonathan Lashyn (0G – 6A, 34 GP), F Chris LeBlanc (5G – 10A, 27 GP), F

Hockey East Preview – University of New Hampshire Wildcats

By: Patrick Milne Coach: Dick Umile (28th Season) Last Season: 15-20-5 (7-11-4 Hockey East, 10th); Lost to UMass Lowell in Hockey East Quarterfinals. Additions: D James Miller, D Max Gildon, F Kohei Sato, F Eric MacAdams, F Charlie Kelleher, D Benton Maass, G Mike Robinson Losses: D Matias Cleland, F Jamie Hill, D Dylan Maller, F Tyler Kelleher As the Wildcats look to the 2017-18 season,

Hockey East Preview – University of Maine Black Bears

By: James Duffy Coach: Red Gendron; 5th season Last Season: 11-21-4 (5-15-2 Hockey East, 11th); Lost to Vermont in HE First Round Losses: F Cam Brown, F Blaine Byron, D Eric Schurhamer, G Matt Morris Newcomers: F Adam Dawe, F AJ Drobot, F Brent Hill, F Kevin Hock, F Adrian Holesinsky, F Jack Quinlivan, F Eduards Tralmaks, F Emil Westerlund, F Tim Doherty, F Canon Pieper, D Alexis Binner, D Simon

Hobey Baker eludes Huskies’ Zach Aston-Reese

By: Josh Brown CHICAGO- Despite a historic season that saw him win Hockey East Player of the Year honors, Northeastern assistant captain Zach Aston-Reese left the Aon Grand Ballroom in Chicago without the nation’s most prestigious hardware on Friday evening. University of Denver defenseman Will Butcher beat out Aston-Reese and Union College forward Mike Vecchione for

Aston-Reese named Hobey Hat Trick finalist

By: Josh Brown In a historic moment for Northeastern hockey, the Hobey Baker Memorial Award named senior assistant captain Zach Aston-Reese to the Hobey Hat Trick on Thursday afternoon. Aston-Reese is joined by Union forward Mike Vecchione and Denver defenseman Will Butcher as the three players remaining in contention for the nation’s top award, which

Three Keys: How Northeastern Can Upset Towson

By: Matthew MacCormack Northeastern takes on Towson in the first round of the Colonial Athletic Association tournament on Saturday night. WRBB coverage begins at 8 p.m, with Jeremy Leopold, Justin Littman and Matt MacCormack on the call on our exclusive live stream: CHARLESTON, S.C — It seems all-too fitting that after 30 games, the Northeastern men’s basketball

Northeastern conquers Drexel for eighth straight In a scrappy CAA contest Thursday night in Boston, the Northeastern Huskies held off Drexel, 92-75, to extend an 8-game winning streak.  The Huskies bettered their conference record to 5-0 behind yet another top-notch performance by senior guard and CAA Player of the Year candidate T.J. Williams.   Williams had a relatively quiet first