N.E. college basketball: Saturday, February 27

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N.E. college basketball: Saturday, February 27

Boston University 76, Maine 56
Brown 76, Dartmouth 57
Central Connecticut State 68, St. Francis, N.Y., 56
Connecticut women 84, Georgetown 62
Dayton 96, Massachusetts 68
Georgia Tech 73, Boston College 68
Harvard 78, Yale 58
Lehigh 91, Holy Cross 80
Long Island 71, Bryant 54
Northeastern 50, George Mason 48
Quinnipiac 74, Fairleigh Dickinson 65
Sacred Heart 68, Monmouth 63
St. Bonaventure 81, Rhode Island 74
South Florida 99, Providence 93

'Femi's fresh legs changed the tide' in Revs 2-1 over Sounders

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'Femi's fresh legs changed the tide' in Revs 2-1 over Sounders

Jays Heaps joins Revs Postgame Live to discuss his team being able to pull off the 2-1 win against the Seattle Sounders.

Femi's goal gives Revolution 2-1 win over Sounders

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Femi's goal gives Revolution 2-1 win over Sounders

It's the Femi show in New England these days. 

The New England Revolution played out 2-1 winners against the Seattle Sounders on Saturday night at Gillette Stadium thanks to a late goal by rookie substitute Femi Hollinger-Janzen. The goal was his second in the Revs' past three games.

With the match knotted at one in the 80th minute, Femi, who entered the game four minutes earlier, received a toe poke pass from Lee Nguyen about 20 yards from goal. The rookie nearly fell over when taking his first touch, but regained his balance before blasting a low strike through traffic inside Seattle goalkeeper Stefan Frei's left post.

Seattle, missing Clint Dempsey and Nelson Valdez to international duty, jumped out to an early lead in the seventh minute thanks to homegrown product Aaron Kovar. Kovar, starting for the third time in the past four games, netted his first professional goal when he corralled a poor punch from Revs keeper Bobby Shuttleworth at the top of the box, crossed up a defender as he brought the ball down to his right foot, and slotted home inside the left post.

The Revolution equalized in the 24th minute thanks to a Lee Nguyen penalty.