Behind a season-high 29 points from Jack Simonds, the Bowdoin College men’s basketball team held off Husson, 90-87 on Tuesday night.
The Polar Bears improved to 11-4 with the victory, while the Eagles fell to 10-4.
Zach Small exploded for 48 points as the Richmond High School boys basketball team rolled to an 87-56 Mountain Valley Conference win over Telstar on Tuesday.
The Bobcats are 9-2 heading into Thursday’s home game with Wiscasset, while the Rebels fell to 3-8.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Evan Fournier scored a season high 32 points to help Orlando break a seven-game losing streak with a 108-102 victory over Minnesota on Tuesday in NBA action.
D.J. Augustin added 11 points and three assists in the fourth quarter, when the Magic scored 35 points after trailing by two through three.
Nuggets 105, Mavs 102
NASHUA, N.H. — Saint Joseph’s College (13-1, 6-0 GNAC) defeated Rivier University (0-9, 0-5 GNAC), 91-50, in a Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) women’s basketball contest on Saturday afternoon.
LEWISTON — The Bates College women’s basketball team rallied from 20 points down at halftime to cut the Williams lead to seven before falling to the Ephs, 56- 44, Saturday afternoon at Alumni Gymnasium.
Juuse Saros made 43 saves, Kevin Fiala scored eight minutes into the third period and the Nashville Predators beat the Vegas Golden Knights 1-0 on Tuesday night.
Nashville played its first game in a week and has won three straight. The shutout was the third of the season for Saros and the fourth of his career.
Blues 2, Maple Leafs 1, OT
BRUNSWICK — The Bowdoin College men’s and women’s squash teams were in action recently
The Polar Bear men (1-7) are ranked 27th despite falling to No. 3 St. Lawrence (9-0), No. 19 Middlebury (7-2) and No. 21 Williams (9-0).
George Cooley (No. 3) and Drew Clark (No. 7) accounted for the lone Bowdoin points.
WATERVILLE — The Bowdoin College Nordic team matched a program best carnival finish to open the season with a sixth-place showing at Colby over the weekend.
BRUNSWICK — The Brunswick Junior High School eighth-grade girls basketball team picked up a convincing 56-27 victory over Tripp recently.
The Huskies got out to a fast start, with Logan Brown scoring 11 of her game-high 13 points in the first, with three 3-pointers as Brunswick claimed a 21-0 lead. It was 36-6 at the half, and 47-13 after three.
FREEPORT — Rachel Wall scored 22 of Freeport’s 45 points en route to a narrow 45-41 win over Mt. Ararat on Friday in high school jayvee girls basketball action.
Wall scored seven of her team’s nine points in the final frame.
NEWCASTLE — The Morse High School freshman boys basketball team rolled to a 53-29 victory over Lincoln Academy recently.
Aaron Landel and Josh Haycock had 13 points each in the win, while Brogan Shaw and Lucas Ouimette split 12 points.
Boden Goud pitched in five points for Morse, with Josh Johnson adding four. Domenic Dickinson played well.
BRUNSWICK — Ellis Noetzel led a strong defensive effort as the Brunswick Junior High School seventh-grade girls basketball team downed Tripp, 34-16, recently.
Guards Sophia Morin and Kelsie Carlton paced the offense with 12 and nine points, respectively.
YORK — York outscored Morse, 13-6, in the fourth quarter for a come-from-behind win on Monday.
The Shipbuilders (2-6) turned a 5-5 first-quarter deadlock into a 14-13 halftime lead, and extended out to a 21-17 edge after three.
GORHAM — The Little East Conference announced its weekly men’s track and field honorees on Monday, with the University of Southern Maine capturing four the of the five awards.
Freshmen and former Freeport High School standout Chandler Vincent received the LEC Rookie of the Week after he won the 3,000-meter run in 8:57.02 at a recent meet.
As they normally do when the opposition says something you might post on a bulletin board, the New England Patriots reacted diplomatically Monday to Jacksonville’s Jalen Ramsey guaranteeing his team is “going to the Super Bowl and we gonna win that b----.”