It turned out, though, he played very well, averaging 11.6 points and 4.8 rebounds while shooting .548 from the floor and .500 on 3-pointers.
Long way to go
Plymouth Regional football coach Chuck Lenahan, 70, who will retire after this his 43rd season, has set the bar mighty high for Pinkerton’s Brian O’Reilly. Lenahan has the state and New England wins record (345-69-1 with 19 titles). O’Reilly, the second winningest coach in N.H. history, checks in at 260-102 with 10 titles.
The Loyola Marymount basketball team has three sons of ex-NBA players: walk-on Chris Mullin Jr. (son of Hall of Famer Chris), reserve Adam Drexler (son of Hall of Famer Clyde) and C.J. Blackwell (son of Cory).
headline of the week
Black Bears gifted with sacks of Cole.
That was the clever Portland Press Herald headline on a feature on UMaine pass rushing whiz Michael Cole.
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