ORONO – The win marks five straight Hockey East victories for the Black Bears.
Northeastern came in to Friday night with eight straight victories over Maine, fresh off a victory against Boston College in the Beanpot semifinal.
The Huskies struck first in the first period on a Zach Solow power play goal. Maine countered with a goal mid-way through the second period by Patrick Shea.
The Black Bears would go on to win 4-2, putting them in a three way tie for third place in the Hockey East standings.