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Northeastern 71, George Mason 51

Northeastern stays perfect in CAA play

Picked fifth in the preseason Colonial Athletic Association coaches/media poll, no one expected Northeastern to be the top dog after eight conference games. But that’s precisely where the Huskies find themselves after defeating the league’s preseason favorites: No. 1 Drexel, No. 2 Delaware, and No. 3 George Mason, all on the road.

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