By Matt Noonan
There were a few basketball and hockey games that occurred this evening and below are their results and summaries.
Springfield 91, Worcester State 49 (Men’s Hoops): Springfield’s Robbie Burke recorded a double-double with 17 points and 12 rebounds (nine defensive) as the Pride defeated the Lancers in Springfield. Josh Downes contributed 15 points off the bench for Springfield, while Brendan Rios led Worcester State with 18 points and five boards.
Springfield 54, Worcester State 40 (Women’s Hoops): The Pride stretched its current winning streak to four games as they defeated the Lancers in Worcester. Jamie Bickelhaupt led Springfield with a double-double of 16 points and 10 rebounds, while Worcester State’s Meaghan Burns led all players with 19 points.
Maine 7, AIC 1: Devin Shore recorded five points (one goal, four assists), while Connor Leen finished with four points (one goal, three assists) as the Black Bears topped the Yellow Jackets in Maine. Daniel Clairmont registered AIC’s lone goal in the second period, which was set up by Chris Porter and Brandon Fagerheim.
UMass Boston 9, Wentworth 2: Frankie DeAugustine (four goals) registered his first career hat trick in a Beacons sweater as UMass Boston defeated the Leopards in non-conference action. Mike Cox and Lawton McCracken each potted one goal for Wentworth.