Austin Coene scored 20 points and grabbed 8 rebounds while powering Tyngsboro past Bartlett, 69-62, in a Division 3 Central Sectional boys basketball quarterfinal.

Boys basketball

In a Division 3 North quarterfinal, Bedford outlasted Minuteman Tech, 74-69.

Division 3 Central

Tyngsboro 69

Bartlett 62

Drew Hurynowicz chipped in with 15 points and 10 rebounds for the Tigers (19-2).

David Walker added 15 points, 7 rebounds and 2 blocks, while Paul Sickinger finished with 7 points, 6 assists, 5 rebounds and 4 steals.

Tyngsboro will play Clinton (19-3) in a Div. 3 Central semifinal at WPI at 6 p.m.

Clinton 69

Littleton 38

Clinton jumped out to a 15 points halftime lead while topping the Tigers in a Division 3 Central quarterfinal.

Travis Bassett, Mike Wilson and Nick Fontanella scored 7 points each for Littleton (15-7).

Division 4 North

St. Clement 71

Lowell Catholic 54

Junior centerEamonn Joyce scored 28 points while leading the way for top-seeded St. Clement (20-1) in this Division 4 North quarterfinal.

Mustapha Koroma led the way for Lowell Catholic with 17 points, 11 rebounds and 3 steals.

Senior guard James Sullivan scored 10 points for the Crusaders (14-8).

The 14 wins is a single-season record for Lowell Catholic in boys basketball.

Division 2 West

North Middlesex 53

South Hadley 47

Senior guard Tyler Thomas led the way for the Patriots with 16 points.


Senior Bobby Larsen made his presence felt on offense with 15 points and 8 assists for North Middlesex.

North Middlesex (10-10) will play top-seeded Longmeadow (18-2) in Div. 2 West semifinal Thursday at 7 p.m. at the Curry Hicks Cage on the campus of UMass Amherst.

Division 1 North

Central Catholic 53

Cambridge R&L 50

Nick Cambio of Tewksbury scored all 13 of his points in the second half as the Raiders (19-5) prevailed in this Division 1 North quarterfinal.

Tyler Nelson paced Central Catholic's offense with 27 points.

Central Catholic will play St. John's Prep in the semifinals.