Northeastern defeats Harvard, 3-1

Relief for Huskies It didn't take long for Greg Cronin to get a sense of relief last night.

This was not going to be your typical consolation game.

"There was energy right off the first shift," said the Northeastern coach, whose team experienced a wide range of emotions in one week.

From a team filled with confidence that some were suggesting was the Beanpot favorite, to one relegated to the early affair in front of 17,000 empty seats, the Huskies were challenged ...

BEANPOT NOTEBOOK

It didn't take long for Greg Cronin to get a sense of relief last night. This was not going to be your typical consolation game.

"There was energy right off the first shift," said the Northeastern coach, whose team experienced a wide range of emotions in one week.

From a team filled with confidence that some were suggesting was the Beanpot favorite, to one relegated to the early affair in front of 17,000 empty seats, the Huskies were challenged by...

Harvard, which faces Northeastern this afternoon in the consolation game, rebounded from its 3-1 first-round loss to BC by beating Princeton on the road, 4-2, Friday night. The Crimson peppered Princeton with 37 shots. Harvard trailed, 2-1, after the first period, as Princeton scored a pair of power-play goals, but responded with three unanswered tallies in the second. Kyle Richter earned the win with 22 saves ... After a strong streak from Dec. 30-Feb. 2, during which Nor...