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First Period_1, Boston, R.Smith 10 (Lucic, Krejci), 13:59. 2, Boston, Bergeron 12 (Hamilton, R.Smith), 16:09 (pp). Penalties_Krejci, Bos (hooking), 6:16; de Haan, NYI (tripping), 15:22.
AMHERST, Mass. (AP) - Cady Lalanne had 18 points, Trey Davis scored 15 including two free throws with 15 seconds left and Massachusetts beat Dayton 66-64 on Thursday night.
Miller 5-11 10-11 23, Alexander 2-4 2-2 7, Husek 1-2 2-2 4, Burrell 0-6 0-0 0, Hamilton 2-8 1-2 5, Thompson 2-8 3-4 7, Morgan 0-1 0-0 0, Green 3-6 0-0 6, Abt 1-2 0-0 2, Hahn 0-4 0-0 0. Totals 16-52 18-21 54.
WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) - Kevin Ferguson scored 18 points and Army came back midway in the second half and held on to beat Boston University 71-67 on Thursday night.
PHOENIX (AP) - Changes could be afoot for the NFL rule book. Starting with what is a catch and what is pass interference.
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - The Rev. Christopher Coyne, the Catholic Church's first blogging priest to be elevated to a bishop, was formally installed as Vermont's new Roman Catholic bishop during a Mass on Thursday attended by nearly 1,000 people including representatives of the diocese's 73 parishes.
PHOENIX (AP) - NFL officiating chief Dean Blandino says the inspection of the footballs by referee Walt Anderson before the AFC championship game was handled properly.
YARMOUTH, Mass. (AP) - Police in Massachusetts say a 97-year-old man has been found dead in deep snow outside his home a day after the blizzard.
YARMOUTH, Mass. (AP) - Police in Yarmouth have identified a 97-year-old man found dead in deep snow outside his home a day after the blizzard.
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) - Amy Poehler turned the tables on her roasters, poking fun at Harvard and its famed Hasty Pudding theater troupe during its annual Woman of the Year award Thursday.
PHOENIX (AP) - Marshawn Lynch changed the script and fired back at his critics.
CHANDLER, Ariz. (AP) - A fire alarm sounded for the second time in three nights at the hotel where the New England Patriots are staying for the Super Bowl.
PHOENIX (AP) - Here's a transcript of Marshawn Lynch's statement to the media on Thursday: