Tomahawks win in OT

Zak Kerr hit a big 3-pointer with nine seconds remaining in overtime to propel Merrimack past Exeter in a dramatic 79-77 overtime victory in Division I boys basketball action in Exeter.

Merrimack actually led by 10 points at the end of third quarter, but four straight Exeter 3-pointers got the Blue Hawks back in the game.

Kerr led Merrimack with 19 points, while Andrew Wojciak chipped in with 17 points and a solid defensive effort.


Merrimack 59, Exeter 40

Sabrina Johnson scored 16 points, including 10 in the third quarter, as the Tomahawks easily topped Exeter.

Amanda D’Amico also finished in double-figures, adding 11 points in the victory. Nine different players scored for Merrimack.


Merrimack 2, Bowe 2

Jeff Gerhard and Ryan Downie both scored as the Tomahawks salvaged a 2-2 tie against Bowe.