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Great expectations for the Huskies

The men’s soccer team will open the reg­ular season next Friday as the favorite to win the Colo­nial Ath­letic Asso­ci­a­tion cham­pi­onship for the second con­sec­u­tive year.

Huskies set for rematch in conference tournament

North­eastern will play Towson in the first round of the Colo­nial Ath­letic Asso­ci­a­tion Cham­pi­onships on Wednesday. The Huskies qual­i­fied for the tour­na­ment by beating the Tigers in the final game of the reg­ular season.

The running man

Eric Jenkins, the star dis­tance runner for the men’s track and field team, has set his sights on win­ning the 5,000-meter race at the 2013 NCAA Track and Field Cham­pi­onships in June.

An inside look at your March Madness bracket

North­eastern Ath­letic Director Peter Roby fol­lowed hun­dreds of men’s col­lege bas­ket­ball games this season as part of serving on the NCAA Tour­na­ment selec­tion com­mittee, which released its highly antic­i­pated bracket.

One win away

A layup in the final sec­onds capped an epic come­back vic­tory for the men’s bas­ket­ball team on Sunday after­noon in the semi­fi­nals of the Colo­nial Ath­letic Asso­ci­a­tion tournament.

The road to the Big Dance

The men’s bas­ket­ball team will reach the NCAA Tour­na­ment for the first time since 1991 by win­ning the Colo­nial Ath­letic Asso­ci­a­tion Cham­pi­onship, which begins this weekend in Rich­mond, Va.