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Huskies Fall Short in Historic Game

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Check out this article about the men’s basketball team at Northeastern!

After spending most of last year near the top of the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) standings, the Northeastern men’s basketball team finds itself in unfamiliar territory. Back-to-back home losses have the Huskies at the seventh spot in the polls with a 4-4 conference record.

The week began with a bang, as NU (12-9) was overpowered by Hofstra University in a thrilling triple overtime battle, 96-92. Doubling the pain was the loss of redshirt senior Quincy Ford, who left the game late with an apparent neck injury and didn’t return for the next bout with Towson University. NU faded down the stretch of its second bout, going nearly ten minutes without hitting a shot and allowing the Tigers to snatch a 79-72 upset road win over the Ford-less Huskies on Saturday afternoon.

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Published On: February 4, 2016 | Tags: ,,,,,
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