Bobby Larsen scored 13 points to lead a balanced offensive attack for the host Patriots (3-2), who shot 8 of 9 from the free-throw line in the fourth quarter to pull away from the Crusaders (3-4). Drew Patno added 12 points while Mark Rossi knocked down three 3-pointers and finished with 11 points for North Middlesex.
North Middlesex 63, Lowell Catholic 49
Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014, at Townsend
Updated: Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014, 9:08 p.m.