Ford did it with 6-of-13 shooting from the field including four from distance and 6-of-7 from the line for the Huskies (6-1). David Walker had 14 points and five assists, and Jeremy Miller added 12 points.
Ford sank a pair of 3-pointers late in the first half sparking a 19-6 run that took Northeastern from a nine-point deficit with 6:47 left in the period to a 46-42 lead at the break.
Zach Stahl scored twice from the paint and Walker hit a 3-pointer to open the second half, keeping Northeastern on top, 53-44 with 18:19 to play. Minutes later, Walker dunked it to give the Huskies a 59-48 advantage and they cruised from there.
Zena Edosomwan led the Crimson (2-5) with 18 points and seven rebounds.