---- — The Merrimack women’s basketball team opened its season with an 86-77 win over Mansfield.
Tia Scott and Chloe Rothman shared team-high scoring honors with 14 points each. Ashley Weismann added 12 points and junior Melissa Miller of North Andover added 10 points on 4-of-5 shooting.
The Merrimack men’s team improved to 2-0 by downing Concord 96-86. Sophomore Gelvis Solano scored a career-high 32 points and Anthony Barry added 24 points and eight boards. Troy Hammel chipped in with 17 points.
Boston College lost to No. 3 Stanford 83-71. Senior Katie Zenevitch of Methuen scored eight points and sophomore Nicole Boudreau of Andover added seven in the loss in the game Saturday night at Boston College.