Jose Rodriguez had 22 points and hit 11 free throws in the fourth quarter to help the host Cougars (2-2, 2-1 Colonial) hold off a late charge from the Beavers (4-2, 3-2). Eddy Parades had 10 points for Main South and also blocked a 3-point attempt from Valley Tech as time expired to seal the win. Jake Ramos scored 12 of his game-high 23 points in the fourth quarter to help the Beavers rally.
University Park 59, Blackstone Valley 56
Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014, at Worcester
Updated: Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014, 9:53 p.m.