Senior forward Brad Durkin scored a game-high 17 points and pulled down eight rebounds for the visiting Mountaineers (9-2, 5-1 Midland A), who led 34-17 at the half and pushed the lead to 24 points in the third quarter before settling for the 16-point win. Brian Quinn and Tyler Dion chipped in with 11 points each for No. 2 Wachusett, while sophomore Luke Linholm led a strong defensive effort, holding Algonquin's leading scorer Mike Stamas to 10 points.
Wachusett 59, Algonquin 43
Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, at Northborough
Updated: Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, 9:08 p.m.