Boys Basketball Wednesday Scoreboard, 12/27/17
Albert E. Martin Buc Holiday Classic
At Red Bank
(3) Colts Neck 79, (6) Shore 29
Senior Danny Gaines scored a game-high 23 points and the Cougars overwhelmed the Blue Devils to advance to Thursday's classic semifinals against Lakewood. Junior Andrew Abujawdeh and senior Mike Federici each added 13 points for Colts Neck.
(2) Lakewood 51, (7) Red Bank 39
Senior Drayton Bonaparte and sophomore Ryan Savoy scored 13 points each as the Piners rolled past the Bucs and into the semifinals against Colts Neck on Thursday. Juniors Dean Hottmann and Liam Joyce each scored 11 points to lead Red Bank.
(8) Freehold Boro 57, (1) Middletown North 51
Senior Ashante Worthy scored 24 points and the Colonias stunned the Lions for their first win of the season while also securing a spot in the tournament semifinals Thursday against Sayreville.
Rob Higgins led Middletown North with 21 points.
Neptune Holiday Jubilee
(1) Seton Hall Prep 63, (8) Bloomfield Tech 50
(4) Lincoln 55, (5) Long Branch 45
(2) Ewing 74, (7) Dickinson 52
(3) Neptune 55, (6) St. John Vianney 37
Senior Jared Kimbrough and freshman Sam Fagan each scored 14 points and the Scarlet Fliers downed the Lancers to advance to the Jubilee semifinals Thursday against Ewing. Kimbrough also grabbed 10 boards and Fagan handed out six assists.
Husky Christmas Classic
(4) Old Bridge 64, (5) Manalapan 55
(1) Union 80, (8) Tottenville (N.Y.) 45
(3) Ocean 63, (6) Carteret 57 (OT)
Senior Andrew Seager scred 31 points to go with 15 rebounds and the Spartans survived an overtime battle with the Ramblers to advance to the Husky semifinals Thursday against host Matawan. Sophomore Jack Miller added 17 points in the win.
(2) Matawan 61, (7) Edison 56
Senior Mike Dunne scored 21 points to go with eight rebounds and six steals to lead the Huskies past the Eagles and into the tournament semifinals Thursday against Ocean. Sophomore Darnell Rogers added 12 points and senior Reggie Tawiah pitched in 10 for Matawan.
Score at the Shore Holiday Tournament
(1) Lenape 77, (4) Pleasantville 66
(2) St. Joseph Metuchen 68, (3) Holy Spirit 59
(7) Jackson Liberty 52, (9) Monmouth 51
Junior Daniel Sofield scored 15 of his game-high 26 points in the second half and the Lions edged the Falcons in the SATS consolation game. Mark Deroski led Monmouth with 11 points.
(8) Mainland 66, (5) Notre Dame 59
(10) Asbury Park 51, (6) Southern 47
Junior Alexx Harbour scored a game-high 29 points and the Blue Bishops topped the Rams. Junior Vinnie Deck led Southern with 18 points.
At Rumson-Fair Haven
St. Peter’s Prep 44, Barnegat 30
Senior Mike Revello scored 13 points to move within seven of 1,000 for his career, but St. Peter's Prep pulled away in the first game of the Bulldawg Classic.
Rumson-Fair Haven 66, Fort Hamilton (N.Y.) 45
Butch Kowal Classic
Gov. Livingston 53, Holmdel 51
A.L. Johnson 74, Rahway 68
Monsignor Kelly Christmas Classic
St. Joseph Hammonton 94, Point Beach 87
Senior Danny Frauenheim went off for 41 points, eight rebounds and eight assists, but it was not enough to rally the Garnet Gulls past the Wildcats.
Brick 64, Robbinsville 56
Junior Shane Williams scored 21 points and classmate Jalen Jackson added 19 to help the Green Dragons rally from a 22-point deficit to beat the Ravens. Williams also grabbed 17 rebounds and Jackson dished out seven assists.
South River Tournament
At South River
South River 80, Keansburg 59
Henry Hudson 64, South Amboy 39
Roselle Park Tournament
At Roselle Park
Piscataway Tech 64, Keyport 32
At New Egypt
Steinert 35, Raritan 34
New Egypt 60, Pinelands 51
Junior Andrew Schulz scored 19 points and classmate Anthony Diaz added 12 but the Wildcats fell to the Warriors. Pinelands will play Raritan in the third place game on Thursday.
Boardwalk Basketball Classic
Dave Lewis Memorial Bracket
At Wildwood Convention Center
Oakcrest 70, Wall 49
Senior Steve Geis scored 20 points, but it was not enough for the Crimson Knights to keep up with the Falcons in the Boardwalk Classic Final.