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Four-way tie for first suggests CAA tournament will be wide open

Four-way tie for first suggests CAA tournament will be wide open

Four teams had the opportunity to break their first-place deadlock entering the final week of the Colonial Athletic Association's regular season. Each eventually stumbled — three losing to teams in the bottom half of the league — which led to a four-way split of the regular season championship between William & Mary, UNC Wilmington, Northeastern, and James Madison. It also set up a conference tournament, beginning Friday at Royal Farms Arena, that could replicate the unpredictable and wide-open nature of the season. "There are no upsets in this league," Northeastern coach Bill Coen said. "Each and every night, the team that comes prepared and ready to...

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