Northeastern defeats Boston University, 4-2

They used to be the Beanpot's beloved underdogs, the city's rank outsiders on these two Monday nights in February.

They had been the perennial also-rans through 27 years of the Beanpot until Wayne Turner ended the era of embarrassment with a wondrous overtime goal five years ago.

What that did for hockey at Northeastern was immeasurable, but what it did for the Huskies in terms of the Beanpot was even more compelling. Those underdogs from Huntington avenue have become t...