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Changes in state rules will limit how often pitchers can be used in a game or week.

Every pitch counts

BY JIM SCHILTZ Gazette Sportswriter Duanesburg baseball coach Chris Wyanski is heading into the season with plenty of pitchers, but for Section II’s other small-school…




JIM SCHILTZ/Gazette Sportswriter Coach Joe Murphy addresses his Shenendehowa team during a timeout in the first half of the Class AA girls’ state semifinals.

Shen out in semis

BY JIM SCHILTZ Gazette Sportswriter TROY — Shenendehowa started the third quarter on a run and was looking for more in Friday night’s state Class…


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Maryland guard Kevin Huerter of Clifton Park and Xavier guard Trevon Bluiett go after a loose ball in the first round of the NCAA Tournament Thursday at Amway Center. Huerter scored a team-high 19 points, but Xavier won 76-65.

Xavier ousts Huerter, Maryland

BY  Roman Stubbs The Washington Post ORLANDO, Fla. — The death rattle of the Maryland men’s basketball season came with less than 10 minutes remaining…