A look inside the Huskies’ historic turnaround

In late November, the men’s hockey team was 1–11-2. Four months later, the Huskies were cel­e­brating their first Hockey East cham­pi­onship since 1988. Here, head coach Jim Madigan reflects on Northeastern’s his­toric turn­around and looks ahead to Friday, when his club will face off against the North Dakota Fighting Hawks in the first round of the NCAA tournament.

3Qs: The art of the shutout

The women’s soccer team has amassed an NCAA-​​leading 11 shutouts in just 14 matches this season, outscoring oppo­nents 22–3 en route to a ster­ling 9–3-2 record. Goal­keeper Paige Bur­nett attrib­utes the number-​​defying suc­cess to supe­rior team defense.