East Lyme's Dev Ostrowski scored a school-record 47 points, but the top-seeded Vikings needed a second-half rally to beat No. 8 Fitch, 75-70, in Thursday's Eastern Connecticut Conference Division I boys' basketball quarterfinals.
Third-seeded Mitchell College looked ragged at times but played just well enough during stretches to secure a 70-49 victory over No. 6 Elms College in the quarterfinals of the NECC men's basketball tournament.
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