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MILAN, N.H. (AP) - The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department says a Massachusetts woman has suffered a leg injury after she crashed a snowmobile into some trees in Milan.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - George Beamon scored 23 of his 25 points in the second half and Emmy Andujar added 21 off the bench Sunday as second-seeded Manhattan pulled away from third-seed Quinnipiac for an 87-68 win in the semifinals of the Mid-Atlantic Athletic Conference tournament.
FRAMINGHAM, Mass. (AP) - Public safety officials are getting ready to release more details about enhanced security for this year's Boston Marathon.
BOSTON (AP) - The Boston Celtics overcame Detroit's dominance inside by passing the ball precisely and protecting it better than they had all season.
Smith 12-24 1-5 28, Monroe 8-15 6-7 22, Drummond 8-13 2-3 18, Jennings 5-13 3-4 14, Singler 2-7 4-5 8, Stuckey 1-4 1-3 3, Jerebko 0-1 0-0 0, Caldwell-Pope 0-0 0-0 0, Bynum 4-9 10-12 18. Totals 40-86 27-39 111.
Caudill 1-2 1-2 3, Anderson 6-15 3-3 15, Hanlan 10-17 7-8 29, Rahon 3-8 1-1 8, Heckmann 0-4 1-2 1, Owens 2-2 1-2 5, Odio 0-0 0-0 0, Magarity 2-6 0-0 5, Jackson 0-3 2-2 2, Dragicevich 0-0 0-0 0, Rubin 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 24-57 16-20 68.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - T.J. Warren has been the best scorer in the Atlantic Coast Conference all season. He's making a historic late-season push to be the league's player of the year, too.
SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) - The Boston Bruins' domination of the Florida Panthers continued. Well, the Bruins are beating just about everyone lately.
First Period_None. Penalties_Lucic, Bos (hooking), 11:26; Winchester, Fla (high-sticking), 14:44; Boyes, Fla (high-sticking), 17:43.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - In the poorest state in New England, where residents already struggle to heat their homes, officials are worried a federal proposal to reduce wood smoke pollution will make new stoves too expensive and prevent Mainers from buying cleaner technology.
AMHERST, Mass. (AP) - A pre-St. Patrick's Day celebration near the flagship campus of the University of Massachusetts spiraled out of control, pitting police in riot gear against thousands of drunken and unruly revelers at the annual "Blarney Blowout." There were more than 70 arrests and four officers were injured in the clashes that included some students throwing beer bottles, cans and snowballs, officials said.
AMHERST, Mass. (AP) - An early St. Patrick's Day celebration around the University of Massachusetts' flagship campus known as "Blarney Blowout" spun out of control Saturday as police officers in riot gear arrested more than 70 people while dispersing massive crowds, including unruly students throwing beer cans and bottles.
FRAMINGHAM, Mass. (AP) - The retired player turned commentator, turned coach, turned front-office executive - their stories are out there.
LOWELL, Mass. (AP) - A middle-aged woman walked into K Pharmacy on Westford Street on a Saturday morning late last month with an empty vitamin bottle in her hand, and Callie Pau scooted over to check the label.
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) - Kevin Gausman pitched three scoreless innings against a lineup of Boston Red Sox big leaguers, and the Baltimore Orioles cruised to a 13-2 victory in a split-squad game Saturday night.
HOUSTON (AP) - Will Bruin scored twice and added an assist to help the Houston Dynamo rout the New England Revolution 4-0 on Saturday night in the season opener for both teams.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - The Boston Bruins are making a charge to claim the Eastern Conference's top spot.
Providence, R.I. (AP) - Laurent Rivard, who finished with 18 points, hit a 3-point jumper with 37 seconds remaining in overtime to secure a 98-93 victory as Harvard came back to beat Brown on Saturday night.
Moundou-Missi 6-10 9-12 21, Saunders 4-13 11-12 19, Casey 8-14 0-0 16, Rivard 6-11 2-2 18, Chambers 3-6 2-2 9, Curry 1-7 0-0 3, Travis 3-6 0-1 6, Cummins 3-6 0-0 6, Okolie 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 34-73 24-29 98.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Rhamel Brown scored 18 points, 11 after halftime, and Michael Alvarado added 17 as second-seeded Manhattan broke away from seventh-seeded St. Peter's 72-58 in a Metro Athletic Association quarterfinal Saturday night.
ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) - Dau Jok scored 21 points - including 15 in the first half - and grabbed seven rebounds as Pennsylvania hung on to prevail 69-65 over Cornell on Saturday night.
Miller 4-9 0-0 10, Dudzinski 9-20 2-2 22, Thompson 4-6 0-1 10, Burrell 0-4 0-0 0, Green 0-5 0-0 0, Alexander 1-3 0-0 2, Champion 0-2 0-2 0, Abt 1-1 0-0 2. Totals 19-50 2-5 46.