Richard Harrington scored 13 points and Kevin Rothermich 11 for the No. 8 Sammies (11-0), who held off a charge from the host Blue Raiders (7-4). Hopedale trailed at the half, 36-20, and never took the lead in the second, but had a chance to win at the end that did not fall. Kevin Bresciani and Luke Cowen each had 15 points for the Blue Raiders.
Sutton 50, Hopedale 49
Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, at Hopedale
Updated: Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, 9:17 p.m.