The NCAA is giving the Husson Eagles a big taste of the NESCAC. After winning the North Atlantic Conference over the weekend, the Eagles women's team will travel to Amherst College (MA) and the men's team goes to Williams College (MA).
The UMaine Farmington men's basketball team and the Husson University women's basketball team will be top seeds for the North Atlantic Conference tournament. Both will host the conference final four next week.
Tyler Nixon's shot was heard from Bangor, Maine all the way down to his hometown in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. About 79 feet of buzzer-beater magic as the Thomas College Terriers knocked off the Husson Eagles 83-80 Friday night.
The best of times and the worst of times for Husson University basketball teams on Friday night. Kenzie Worcester helping to keep the women's team unbeaten in North Atlantic Conference play while a 79-foot shot at the buzzer dashed any hopes the men's team had of getting a #1 seed.