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Northeastern Huskies men's basketball

The Northeastern Huskies men's basketball team represents Northeastern University, located in Boston, Massachusetts, in NCAA Division I basketball competition. The team has competed in the Colonial Athletic Association since 2005 and has won two tournament titles, having previously played in the America East Conference, where they won seven tournament titles. The Huskies currently play home games at the 6,000-seat Matthews Arena. Since 2006, the Huskies have been coached by Bill Coen.

Northeastern Huskies
2018–19 Northeastern Huskies men's basketball team
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UniversityNortheastern University
Head coachBill Coen (13th season)
ConferenceColonial Athletic Association
LocationBoston, Massachusetts
ArenaMatthews Arena
(Capacity: 6,000)
NicknameHuskies
Student sectionThe N Zone
ColorsRed and Black[1]
         
Uniforms
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Home jersey
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Home
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Away jersey
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Away
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Alternate jersey
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NCAA Tournament Round of 32
1981, 1982
NCAA Tournament Appearances
1981, 1982, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1991, 2015, 2019
Conference Tournament Champions
America East: 1981, 1982, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1991
Colonial: 2015, 2019
Conference Regular Season Champions
1981, 1982, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1990, 1991, 2013, 2015, 2018

Contents

Current TeamEdit

RosterEdit

As of March 21, 2019.[2]

Name Position Year No. Height Weight Hometown Last School
Jason Strong F RS Fr. 00 6-8 217 Coconut Creek, Florida Westminster Academy
Shawn Occeus G Jr. 1 6-4 208 Boynton Beach, Florida Grandview Prep
Vasa Pusica G RS Sr. 4 6–5 210 Belgrade, Serbia University of San Diego
Greg Eboigbodin F So. 10 6-9 225 Benin City, Nigeria University of Illinois
Jeremy Miller F Sr. 11 6-10 225 Milton, Mass. New Hampton School
Jordan Roland G RS Jr. 12 6–1 171 Syracuse, New York George Washington University
Myles Franklin G So. 13 6-4 170 Brea, California Villa Park High School
Maxime Boursiquot G/F Jr. 14 6-5 211 Ottawa, Ontario Kent School
Bolden Brace G Jr. 20 6-6 225 Santa Barbara, California Santa Barbara High School
Donnell Gresham Jr. G RS Jr. 22 6-1 203 St. Paul, Minnesota Cretin-Derham Hall
Shaquille Walters G/F So. 24 6-6 190 London, England Santa Clara University
Anthony Green C Sr. 30 6-10 252 Quincy, Mass. Tilton School
Tomas Murphy F So. 33 6-8 230 Wakefield, Rhode Island Northfield Mount Hermon School

Coaching StaffEdit

Name Title College
Bill Coen Head Coach Hamilton College
Chris Markwood Associate Head Coach University of Maine
Brian McDonald Assistant Coach Northeastern University
Manny Adako Assistant Coach Northeastern University
Tom Murphy Coord. of Basketball Advancement Springfield College
Danny Young Director of Basketball Operations Northeastern University

Season-by-SeasonEdit

Year Overall record America East record Post season Head Coach
W L Win % W L Win % Finish
2001–02 7 21 .250 5 11 .313 7th Ron Everhart
2002–03 16 15 .516 8 8 .500 5th Ron Everhart
2003–04 19 11 .633 13 5 .722 3rd Ron Everhart
2004–05 21 10 .677 15 3 .833 2nd NIT First Round Ron Everhart
Year Overall record CAA record Post season Head Coach
W L Win % W L Win % Finish
2005–06 19 11 .633 12 6 .667 5th Ron Everhart
2006–07 13 19 .406 9 9 .500 T-5th Bill Coen
2007–08 14 17 .452 9 9 .500 T-6th Bill Coen
2008–09 19 13 .594 12 6 .667 T-3rd CBI Quarterfinals Bill Coen
2009–10 20 13 .606 14 4 .778 2nd NIT First Round Bill Coen
2010–11 11 20 .355 6 12 .333 T-9th Bill Coen
2011–12 14 17 .452 9 9 .500 7th Bill Coen
2012–13 20 13 .606 14 4 .778 1st NIT First Round Bill Coen
2013–14 11 21 .344 7 19 .438 5th Bill Coen
2014–15 23 12 .657 12 6 .667 1st NCAA First Round Bill Coen
2015–16 18 15 .545 9 9 .500 6th Bill Coen
2016–17 15 16 .484 8 10 .444 6th Bill Coen
2017–18 23 10 .697 14 4 .778 T-1st Bill Coen
2018–19 23 10 .697 14 4 .778 2nd NCAA First Round Bill Coen

PostseasonEdit

NCAA Division I tournament resultsEdit

The Huskies have appeared in the NCAA Division I Tournament nine times. Their combined record is 3–9.

Year Seed Round Opponent Result
1981 #11 First Round
Second Round
Fresno State
Utah
W 55–53
L 69–94
1982 #11 First Round
Second Round
Saint Joseph's
Villanova
W 63–62
L 72–763OT
1984 #11 Preliminary Round
First Round
Long Island
VCU
W 90–87
L 69–70
1985 #14 First Round Illinois L 57–76
1986 #13 First Round Oklahoma L 74–80
1987 #14 First Round Purdue L 95–104
1991 #16 First Round North Carolina L 66–101
2015 #14 First Round Notre Dame L 65–69
2019 #13 First Round Kansas L 53–87

NCAA Division II tournament resultsEdit

The Huskies have appeared in the NCAA Division II Tournament five times. Their combined record is 7–5.

Year Round Opponent Result
1962 Regional Semifinals
Regional Finals
Elite Eight
Saint Anselm
Fairfield
Southern Illinois
W 88–78
W 80–69
L 57–73
1963 Regional Semifinals
Regional Finals
Elite Eight
Assumption
Springfield
Wittenberg
W 74–60
W 47–45
L 47–48
1964 Regional Semifinals
Regional Finals
Assumption
Adelphi
W 79–68
L 66–68
1966 Regional Quarterfinals
Regional Semifinals
Springfield
Assumption
W 93–80
L 69–96
1968 Regional Quarterfinals
Regional Consolation Game
Rochester
Le Moyne
L 70–73
W 67–54

NIT resultsEdit

The Huskies have appeared in the National Invitation Tournament (NIT) three times. Their combined record is 0–3.

Year Round Opponent Result
2005 First Round Memphis L 65–90
2010 First Round Connecticut L 57–59
2013 First Round Alabama L 43–62

CBI resultsEdit

The Huskies have appeared in the College Basketball Invitational (CBI) one time. Their record is 1–1.

Year Round Opponent Result
2009 First Round
Quarterfinals
Wyoming
UTEP
W 64–62
L 66–75

Notable former playersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Northeastern Athletics Logo Sheet". August 13, 2018. Retrieved June 26, 2019.
  2. ^ "2018–19 Men's Basketball Roster". Northeastern Huskies. Retrieved March 21, 2019.

External linksEdit