GALLERY: Northeastern triumphs in overtime 3-2 against Harvard in Beanpot

Northeastern sophomore forward Cam Lund (12) controls the puck against Harvard sophomore forward Marek Hejduk (13). Photo courtesy of Molly Potter/ BU News Service

By Molly Potter

Boston University News Service

In the Beanpot semi-final match on Feb. 5 at TD Garden, Northeastern University secured a 3-2 overtime win against Harvard University. Northeastern’s senior forward, Gunnarwolfe Fontaine, scored the decisive goal in overtime, his second game-winning goal of the tournament, ensuring his team’s advancement to the final.

Northeastern University freshman forward Eli Sebastian (23), graduate forward Liam Walsh and graduate defenseman Matthew Staudacher (25) warm up before the 2024 Beanpot semi-final game against Harvard University on Feb. 5. Photo courtesy of Molly Potter/ BU News Service
Harvard men’s ice hockey team awaits the announcement of the first line. Photo courtesy of Molly Potter/ BU News Service
Harvard freshman forward Ryan Fine (11) controls the puck behind Northeastern’s net. Photo courtesy of Molly Potter/ BU News Service
Northeastern sophomore defenseman Hunter McDonald (5) and Harvard freshman ​​forward Michael Callow (18) clash in the Beanpot semi-final game on Feb. 5. Photo courtesy of Molly Potter/ BU News Service
Northeastern graduate defenseman Pito Walton (4) defends the puck against Harvard freshman forward Cam Johnson (21). Photo courtesy of Molly Potter/ BU News Service
Harvard sophomore defenseman Ryan Healey (9) is sent flying into Northeastern goalie Cameron Whitehead (39). Photo courtesy of Molly Potter/ BU News Service
Harvard sophomore defenseman Ryan Healey (9) takes a penalty shot that is saved by Northeastern goalie Cameron Whitehead (39). Photo courtesy of Molly Potter/ BU News Service
Commotion in front of Northeastern’s net. Photo courtesy of Molly Potter/ BU News Service
Northeastern graduate defenseman Matthew Staudacher (25) braces for a hit from Harvard captain Zakary Karpa (59). Photo courtesy of Molly Potter/ BU News Service
The Crimson bench celebrate freshman defenseman Matthew Morden’s (14) first career goal snagging a brief 2-1 lead for Harvard assisted by junior defenseman Jack Bar (24). Photo courtesy of Molly Potter/ BU News Service
Sophomore defenseman Vinny Borgesi (22) prepares to take a shot on net. Photo courtesy of Molly Potter/ BU News Service
Northeastern sophomore forward Cam Lund (12) controls the puck against Harvard sophomore forward Marek Hejduk (13). Photo courtesy of Molly Potter/ BU News Service
Northeastern sophomore defenseman Vinny Borgesi (22) celebrates assisting captain Justin Hryckowian’s equalizing 2-2 goal in the 2024 Beanpot semi-final game against Harvard. Photo courtesy of Molly Potter/ BU News Service
Northeastern graduate forward Brett Edwards (20) controls the puck against Harvard junior defenseman Jack Bar (24). Photo courtesy of Molly Potter/ BU News Service
Harvard sophomore defenseman Ryan Healey (9) controls the puck behind his net. Photo courtesy of Molly Potter/ BU News Service
Northeastern sophomore defenseman Hunter McDonald (5) and goalie Cameron Whitehead (39) celebrate their overtime 3-2 victory over Harvard University in the 2024 Beanpot semi-final game. Photo courtesy of Molly Potter/ BU News Service
Northeastern men’s ice hockey team celebrate their overtime 3-2 victory over Harvard University in the 2024 Beanpot semi-final game. Photo courtesy of Molly Potter/ BU News Service

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