2017-18 Around the Northeast

February 13, 2018 Not ready to call it quits Tarchee Brown doesn’t he want to hear his coach Bill Geitner remind him that he is a senior, and this is his final season with the Eastern Connecticut State men's basketball program.

February 6, 2018 CCC crown in sight for RWU After ending its season last year once again in the Commonwealth Coast Conference tournament, Kelly Thompson, the coach of the Roger Williams women’s basketball team, felt her program needed to shift in a different direction.

January 31, 2018 Mass-Dartmouth looks to end LEC drought Last season, Mass-Dartmouth found its way into the NCAA Tournament, even without winning the Little East Conference automatic bid. After 14 years in a row without a conference tournament title, the Corsairs are undefeated in conference play.

January 23, 2018 Hamilton finding the answers Why not us? Why not this season? Why not this year? Those were the questions the Hamilton men's basketball team asked, and the answers have propelled the Continentals to an impressive start.

January 17, 2018 Youth movement fills Beacons with hope Thirteen of the 18 players on Mass-Boston's roster are in their first year of college. Despite that youth -- or maybe because of it-- the Beacons are sitting atop the Little East Conference. Matt Noonan has their story in Around the Northeast.

January 9, 2018 Engineering a consistent run Consistency, as any coach or player would tell you, is not easy to maintain, but somehow Larry Anderson’s MIT men's basketball program has found a way to remain consistent for quite some time, especially in a competitive NEWMAC.

January 2, 2018 Mark your calendar for these January games With a new year comes some big and important contests, including a few crucial conference tilts, which could dictate the order of various league tournaments next month.

December 7, 2017 Salem State big winners from Big 4 Challenge Each year Babson, Brandeis, Salem State and Tufts gather for a weekend tournament called the New England Big 4 Challenge. This year's tournament produced a surprise winner as Salem State scored two big wins. Matt Noonan reports from Medford for Around the Northeast.

November 28, 2017 Brown ready to fill big shoes at Endicott Last season six seniors lifted Endicott to new heights including a national ranking and two NCAA tournament wins. To build on that success, someone has to take their place. So far sophomore Keith Brown is off to an excellent start.