Pusica Pushes Northeastern Past Bucknell, 82-64
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Northeastern’s Vasa Pusica stole the show and the game for the Huskies on Tuesday as the they beat Bucknell by the final score of 82-64.
The junior guard tossed in a game-high 17 points, recorded a game-high three steals and dished out a co-game-high four assists in the rout.
In the first half, it was Pusica and Donnell Gresham Jr. combining for 15 points as the Huskies held a 41-32 lead at the break.
Northeastern led by as much as 21 in the final frame en route to victory.
The Huskies, despite connecting on just 8 of 30 looks from beyond the arc, shot 53.6 percent from the field.
Northeastern looks to run its winning streak to four and its home record to 5-0 on Saturday at 4 p.m. when Vermont (6-3) pays it a visit.