Ranked No. 13, Northeastern women's hockey team is set to host No. 11 Connecticut Huskies and Maine Black Bears at Matthews Arena for two crucial Hockey East contests this weekend, with both games streaming live on ESPN+. The team is on a seven-game winning streak, and will also hold a jersey auction at Friday's Skating Strides game, with proceeds benefiting the Ellie Fund.

By the Numbers
  • Gwyneth Philips, the fifth-year netminder, has been named one of 11 semifinalists for the Goalie of the Year award, boasting impressive statistics with a 1.22 GAA and .951 save percentage.
  • Katy Knoll, also in her fifth year, earned Hockey East Player of the Week honors for the first time in her career after scoring two goals in back-to-back overtime victories against UNH and is on a five-game point streak.
  • Hockey East-leading UConn holds a 2-0-0 edge over Northeastern this season, while Maine has a 1-0-1 edge against NU, setting the stage for intense matchups.
What's Next

Northeastern will face Boston College for a home-and-home series beginning at Conte Forum on Friday, Feb. 16 at 2 p.m.

Bottom Line

The No. 13 Huskies' upcoming games against No. 11 UConn and Maine stand to be pivotal contests in the Hockey East, as the team seeks to maintain its winning streak and make headway in the standings.