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Send off to Pittsburgh

On Tuesday after­noon, the North­eastern com­mu­nity gath­ered to send off the men’s bas­ket­ball team. Taking part in their first March Mad­ness since 1991, the Huskies are headed to Pitts­burgh for […]

Roby realizes a dream with Huskies’ NCAA berth

Few people look for­ward to being excused from a room. But for North­eastern Ath­letic Director Peter Roby, a member of the NCAA selec­tion com­mittee, it was a dream come true this weekend. It meant his Huskies were in the NCAA tournament.

3Qs: The legacy of Stuart Scott

Stuart Scott, the long­time ESPN sports­caster, died Sunday at the age of 49 after a seven-​​year battle with cancer. Here, Charles Foun­tain, an asso­ciate pro­fessor of jour­nalism at North­eastern Uni­ver­sity, dis­cusses Scott’s legacy as one of sports broadcasting’s sig­na­ture voices.