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.

Sports—a good political platform

A new book by Roger Abrams, the Richardson Pro­fessor of Law at North­eastern and a leader in the field of sports law, exam­ines the crit­ical role sports have played in pol­i­tics and history.

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.

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.

3Qs: What’s next for Lance Armstrong?

Road racing cyclist Lance Arm­strong has report­edly admitted to using per­for­mance enhancing drugs in an exclu­sive inter­view with Oprah Win­frey. We asked a trio of experts to explain how this news will affect him in the court of law and public opinion.