Malcolm Woodliff had a 3-pointer with four seconds left that cut the lead to one, but the host Wildcats had no timeouts and the sixth-ranked Guardians (5-1) held off upset-minded Gardner (0-6). Tim Berry had 15 points to lead St. Peter-Marian, while Kevin Riley added 12 and Connor Brown chipped in 11 for the Guardians, which led 57-46 heading into the fourth quarter. Andrew Gallant had a season-high 26 points for Gardner, while Woodliff had 12 points, 6 rebounds and 5 assists.
St. Peter-Marian 70, Gardner 69
Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013, at Gardner
Updated: Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013, 9:11 a.m.