M.L.K. Scholarship Basketball Classic

At Long Branch

Red Bank 34, Barnegat 23

Junior Drew Valentino scored a game-high 17 points to lead the Bucs (5-8) to a win over the Bengals (5-8). Junior Nick Revello led Barnegat with eight points.

Asbury Park 55, Bridgewater-Raritan 41

Senior Alexx Harbour scored 17 points and junior Eryck Brown added 14 to lead the Blue Bishops (8-8) to a win over the Panthers (3-10).

No. 10 Matawan 64, vs. Arts Newark 62

Junior John Beukers scored 16 points and grabbed 10 rebounds and senior Justyn Coleman came up just shy of a triple-double in leading the Huskies (10-4) to a narrow win over the Jaguars (7-5).

Coleman finished with 11 points, 11 rebounds and eight assists, junior Niles Haliburton added 13 points, and senior Quincy Wathington chipped in 11 points as well for Matawan.

Junior Malachi Gaddy led Arts with a game-high 26 points.

Long Branch 57, Lakewood 36

Senior Marc Dennis scored 12 points and classmate Devyn Blount added 11 to lead a balanced overall effort in a Green Wave (5-7) win over the Piners (4-10).

Junior Ryan Savoy led Lakewood with a game-high 15 points.

 

Hoophall Classic

At Springfield College (Ma.)

No. 1 Ranney 73, Federal Way (Wa.) 63

Senior Scottie Lewis scored 20 of his game-high 26 points in the second half and held 6-foot-10, five-star prospect Jaden McDaniels to 10 points and seven rebounds on 4-for-18 shooting to help lead the Panthers (13-1) to a win over the nationally-ranked squad from the Tacoma area.

Lewis also grabbed eight rebounds, six assists and three steals while shooting 9-for-14 from the field and 8-for-8 from the free-throw line. Ranney shot a perfect 22-for-22 from the line as a team.

Senior Bryan Antoine scored 14 of his 23 points in the first half to back up Lewis. The Villanova-bound guard shot 9-for-18 and also added four assists and six steals in the win.

Junior Phillip Wheeler added 14 points and 10 rebounds while going 8-for-8 from the foul line in Ranney's perfect performance at the charity stripe. Senior Alex Klatsky also netted eight points and hit a pair of three-pointers in the second half.

Junior Tari Eason led Federal Way (17-2) with 17 points and 12 rebounds. Jalen Womack added 14 points and Jishai Miller chipped in 13 points and eight rebounds in the loss.

 

Non-Conference

South River 69, Point Beach 30

Freshman Anthony Longo scored a game-high 17 points but the Garnet Gulls (0-15) could not keep up with the Rams (9-5) in losing their 15th straight game to start the season.

 

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