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Anosike lifts Sacred Heart past Mass.-Lowell 89-86

Dec. 4, 2019 10:08 PM EST

LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — E.J. Anosike had 21 points and Cameron Parker had another strong game as Sacred Heart defeated UMass Lowell 89-86 on Wednesday night. Parke, who set an NCAA record with 24 assists against Pine Manor on Sunday, scored with three minutes left broke a break tie and sent the Pioneers on a...

Remembering the Worcester 6

Dec. 3, 2019 10:11 AM EST

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — Inside the Worcester Cold Storage Warehouse and Co. building, a monster was growing. As the calls came in nearly 20 years ago, Worcester firefighters did what they have done for decades. They went inside the building to save people they believed were inside. They were met with...

Noel carries UMass Lowell over Central Connecticut 73-71

Dec. 1, 2019 3:50 PM EST

LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — Obadiah Noel drove to the hoop and scored with five seconds left to give UMass Lowell a 73-71 victory over winless Central Connecticut State on Sunday. CCSU (0-8) turned the ball over on the ensuing inbounds to end the game. Noel and Connor Withers scored 16 points each and had eight...

Noel, Lutete carry UMass. Lowell over Brown 75-63

Nov. 26, 2019 8:42 PM EST

LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — Obadiah Noel had 18 points to lead five UMass Lowell players in double figures as the River Hawks rallied past Brown 75-63 on Tuesday. Christian Lutete added 14 points and nine rebounds for the River Hawks (3-5), Jordyn Owens chipped in a season-best 13 points, Ron Mitchell scored 11...

Wedding ring lost in grocery bag returned to store worker

Nov. 21, 2019 4:19 PM EST

CHELMSFORD, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts woman says she worried she had lost her wedding ring forever after it fell off her finger as she bagged groceries. Jan McGuire tells WBZ-TV she was bagging groceries at a Market Basket in Chelmsford when she noticed her ring was missing. The 80-year-old Lowell woman...

Dartmouth blows big lead, tops UMass Lowell 80-75 in OT

Nov. 17, 2019 6:11 PM EST

LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — Ian Sistare scored 15 points, Chris Knight had 14 and Dartmouth scored the last nine points in overtime to defeat UMass Lowell 80-75 on Sunday after blowing a 19-point lead in the last 10 minutes of regulation. Christian Lutete’s 3-pointer with 1:36 to go in overtime gave the...

Minor scores 15 to lift Merrimack past Jacksonville 54-44

Nov. 17, 2019 4:13 PM EST

LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — Jordan Minor tossed in 15 points off the bench to carry Merrimack to a 54-44 win over Jacksonville at the River Hawk Invitational on Sunday. Jaleel Lord had 13 points for Merrimack (3-2). Juvaris Hayes, the leading scorer for the Warriors, was held to four points on 1-of-7 shooting but...

Hayes’ last-second layup lifts Merrimack over Mass.-Lowell

Nov. 16, 2019 6:43 PM EST

LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — Juvaris Hayes scored on a layup with 1 second remaining to lift Merrimack to a 60-58 win over UMass Lowell in the River Hawk Invitational on Saturday. Hayes had 10 points, eight assists and six rebounds for Merrimack (2-2). Jordan Minor added eight rebounds. Ziggy Reid had 11 points...

Norman lifts Jacksonville past Mass.-Lowell 80-78

Nov. 15, 2019 10:02 PM EST

LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — Kevin Norman had 21 points, Amahne Santos made the winning free throws with 3.2 seconds left and Jacksonville narrowly defeated UMass Lowell 80-78 on Friday night. The game was tied at 66 with 5:41 remaining and Jacksonville in the midst of a 7-0 run. The Dolphins held the lead into...

Knight scores 13 to carry Dartmouth over Merrimack 55-46

Nov. 15, 2019 8:09 PM EST

LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — Chris Knight had 13 points and eight rebounds as Dartmouth defeated Merrimack 55-46 on Friday night in the first game of the River Hawk Invitational. The Big Green started the second half on a 19-3 run, over nearly 11 minutes, after trailing the entire first half. Aaryn Rai had 10...