2013-14 Preview: Northeastern
With questions on offense and defense, expect CAA champ Huskies to slide
2012-13: 20-13 (14-4)
In-conference offense: 1.10 points per possession (2nd)
In-conference defense: 1.04 points per possession (7th)
Just one team in 2012-13 won its league championship while giving up more points per possession on defense than the conference scored on average: Northeastern. The Huskies finished seventh in the CAA in defensive efficiency -- also the lowest of any conference champion.
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