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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.

December’s can’t-miss campus events

The cal­endar turning to December means a whole new slate of exciting events on campus before the new year, espe­cially holiday-​​themed festivities.

Amid preseason hype, Huskies focused on preparation

The men’s bas­ket­ball team has been picked to win the Colo­nial Ath­letic Asso­ci­a­tion title this year. But head coach Bill Coen and company’s focus is squarely on their season opener on Sunday against crosstown rival Boston University.