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Highlights: St. Anthony 43, Boys and Girls (NYC) 28

Highlights from HS SportsDesk (1/28/13)

Memorable Mondays: Top 5 NJ individual performances

A look back at five of the top individual performance in New Jersey from the '15-'16 high school season

Memorable Mondays: Top 5 NJ teams '15-'16

A look back at five of the best teams New Jersey had to offer during the '15-'16 season

Yearbook - Basketball Special

Another school year is in the books, but before you turn the page to next year, take a look back at the best from the 2015-16 basketball season with Mike Quick, Jimmy Cavallo and more on the basketball version of our Yearbook.

Tri-State Boys Basketball Top 20 (3/08/2016)

High school sports expert Mike Quick presents his weekly Tri-State Boys Basketball Top 20 poll and breaks it down with partner in crime Jimmy Cavallo. Who will be No. 1 this week? Watch every Tuesday to find out.

Livecast primer: Northern Highlands vs. Ocean City - Group 3 state final

Watch LIVE as Northern Highlands takes on Ocean City in the NJSIAA Group 3 state championship.

2016 All-Metro Boys Basketball Special

Mike Quick and Jimmy Cavallo unveil MSG Varsity's All-Metro Boys Basketball Team, honoring the best boys basketball players in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Find out who made the list now!

2016 All-Metro Boys Basketball Special

Mike Quick and Jimmy Cavallo unveil MSG Varsity's All-Metro Boys Basketball Team, honoring the best boys basketball players in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Find out who made the list now!

Morris County Basketball: 2016 boys season review

Sean Reilly recaps the 2016 Morris County Boys Basketball season.

2016 All-Metro Boys Basketball Teams

Check out who made it to the 2016 All-Metro Boys Basketball First and Second teams

2016 All-Metro Boys Basketball Honorable Mention

Congratulations to all named to the 2016 All-Metro boys Basketball Honorable Mention list

Put A Face On It (3/24/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

2016 All-New Jersey Boys Basketball Teams

MSG Varsity presents its annual New Jersey boys basketball awards including player of the year, coach of the year, first team, second team, and honorable mention.

2016 All-New Jersey Boys Basketball Honorable Mentions

MSG Varsity selects its 2016 All-New Jersey Boys basketball team and honorable mentions

Final Tri-State Top 20 boys basketball poll (3/22)

Find out who joined St. Anthony in the final tri-state top 20 boys basketball poll of the season

Tri-State Boys Basketball Top 20 (3/22/2016)

High school sports expert Mike Quick presents his weekly Tri-State Boys Basketball Top 20 poll and breaks it down with partner in crime Jimmy Cavallo. Who will be No. 1 this week? Watch every Tuesday to find out.

Final power rankings: NJ boys basketball (3/22)

St. Anthony went wire-to-wire as the No. 1 team in the New Jersey power rankings as the Friars finished the 2015-16 season undefeated.

St. Anthony wraps up perfect season with 55-38 win over Linden

Asante Gist scored 16 points to steer the unbeaten and top-ranked Friars to their 13th NJSIAA Tournament of Champions crown

Quick Hits - New Jersey (3/21/2016)

MSG Varsity's high school experts Mike Quick and Jimmy Cavallo look back at the best of the best from the week in New Jersey boys basketball, with highlights to get you caught up and analysis to get the debates going.

Full game: St. Anthony 55, Linden 38

Mar. 21, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of St. Anthony's 55-38 boys basketball victory over Linden in the NJSIAA Tournament of Champions final.

Photos: Linden vs. St. Anthony

St. Anthony defeats Linden 55-38 to finish unbeaten and win the NJSIAA Tournament of Champions.

Quick Hits - New Jersey (3/14/2016)

MSG Varsity's high school experts Mike Quick and Jimmy Cavallo look back at the best of the best from the week in New Jersey boys basketball, with highlights to get you caught up and analysis to get the debates going.

Livecast primer: Linden vs. St. Anthony - NJSIAA TOC boys final

Top-seeded and undefeated St. Anthony seeks its 13th Tournament of Champions title since 1989 and third-seeded Linden goes for its first when they battle Monday night at Sun National Bank Center in Trenton

Mading, Mosely, Joyner direct St. Anthony rout in T of C semifinals

The top-ranked and undefeated Friars pulled away from a two-point lead midway in the second quarter with a 27-0 outburst that covered almost 10:00. St. Anthony will seek its 13th T of C title Monday against Linden.

Phelps, Lowe, Krempa rise up to propel Linden into T of C finals

William Phelps scored 20 points to continue his strong play and Tafari Lowe and Joey Krempa emerged as surprising standouts to help No. 3 Linden edge St. Augustine, 59-56, in the Tournament of Champions semifinals

Full game: Linden 59, St. Augustine 56

Mar. 17, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of Linden's 59-56 boys basketball victory over St. Augustine Prep in the NJSIAA Tournament of Champions semifinals.

Photos: Teaneck vs. St. Anthony - NJSIAA TOC boys semis

St. Anthony defeats Teaneck 67-30

Livecast primer: Linden vs. St. Augustine - NJSIAA TOC boys semifinal

Linden takes on high-flying and high-powered St. Augustine in the second semifinal of the NJSIAA Tournament of Champions LIVE on MSGVarsity.com at 7:30 p.m.

Put A Face On It (Teaneck vs. St. Anthony) (3/17/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Put A Face On It (Linden vs. St. Augustine) (3/17/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Full game: St. Anthony 67, Teaneck 30

Mar. 17, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of St. Anthony's 67-30 boys basketball victory over Teaneck in the NJSIAA Tournament of Champions semifinals.

Put A Face On It (3/17/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Livecast primer: St. Anthony vs. Teaneck - NJSIAA TOC boys semifinal

Watch LIVE on MSGVarsity.com at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday night as Teaneck tries to knock off unbeaten St. Anthony in the NJSIAA Tournament of Champions semifinals. Get prepped for the game here.

Photos: Linden vs. St. Augustine - NJSIAA TOC boys semis

Linden defeats St. Augustine Prep 59-56

James nets 17 to direct well-balanced Teaneck past West Side

Sophomore Ja'Quaye James dropped in 17 points to lead five scorers in double figures and send the fifth-seeded Highwaymen past fourth-seeded Newark West Side, 71-62, in the Tournament of Champions quarterfinals

Jones shows more than scoring aptitude in Linden's T of C win

Sophomore guard Tavon Jones scored a game-high 24 points and also provided help defensively and on the boards in Linden's 62-47 victory over Newark University in the Tournament of Champions quarterfinals

Tri-State Top 20 boys basketball poll (3/15)

Thomas Jefferson are the big dogs of the PSAL after winning a first city title since 1954. Find out where the Orange Wave are in this week's Tri-State Top 20 poll right now.

Put A Face On It (Elmont vs. Byram Hills) (3/10/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Power rankings: NJ boys basketball (3/15/16)

The state championships have been handed out. It's a battle of six in the TOC. Find out where everyone rankings in the New Jersey Boys Basketball Top 15.

Tri-State Boys Basketball Top 20 (3/15/2016)

High school sports expert Mike Quick presents his weekly Tri-State Boys Basketball Top 20 poll and breaks it down with partner in crime Jimmy Cavallo. Who will be No. 1 this week? Watch every Tuesday to find out.

Linden puts legacy on the line and captures fifth title since 2000

No. 7 Linden sank 19 of 24 from the foul line in the fourth quarter and were 28 of 37 overall to defeat Atlantic City, 54-45, for the NJSIAA Group 4 championship and the 400th career win for head coach Phil Colicchio

NJSIAA Boys Basketball: T of C quarterfinal previews and picks

Fifth-seeded Teaneck faces fourth-seeded Newark West Side at 5:30, followed by sixth-seeded Newark University and third-seeded Linden at 7:30 in the NJSIAA Tournament of Champions quarterfinals Tuesday at the Pine Belt Arena in Toms River

Reyes erupts for 20 in fourth quarter, rallies West Side to crown

Senior guard Isiah Reyes exploded with 20 of his 36 points in the fourth quarter and sank the deciding free throws that sent his Roughriders past Camden, 85-83, for the Group 2 state championship

Wright pours in 29 to help University topple Paulsboro in Group 1

Newark University avenged its championship loss last year to Paulsboro behind a 29-point outburst from Zamir wright and 10 points each from Tariq sMcKenith and Marad banks

Teaneck takes first state title since 2003

Teaneck topped Winslow, 59-50, to win the NJSIAA Group 3 state championship, Teaneck's first state title since 2003.

Photos: Teaneck vs Winslow Township - NJSIAA Group 3 final

Teaneck takes the title, defeating Winslow Township, 59 - 50.

Nelson scores 30 as St. Augustine claims Non-Public A title

Sa'eed Nelson scored 19 of his 30 points in the first half to steer the Hermits to a 20-point lead on the way to an 83-50 victory over Don Bosco Prep for the Non-Public A championship

St. Anthony ends Roselle Catholic's 3-year reign in Non-Public B

Jagan Mosely scored 16 points and fellow seniors Juvaris Hayes and Idris Joyner turned in strong performances that guided the top-ranked Friars to a 53-37 win over Roselle Catholic for their first state crown in four years

Photos: Linden vs Atlantic City - NJSIAA Group 4 final

Linden takes home the title, defeating Atlantic City 54-45.

Full game: Teaneck 59, Winslow 50

Mar. 13, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of Teaneck's 59-50 boys basketball victory over Winslow in the NJSIAA Group III final.

Highlights: Olean 56, Marlboro 45 (3/12/16)

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Highlights from Marlboro's loss to Olean in the NYS Class B state final.

Full game: Linden 54, Atlantic City 45

Mar. 13, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of Linden's 54-45 boys basketball victory over Atlantic City in the NJSIAA Group IV final.

Postgame: Marlboro falls in state final (3/12/16)

Marlboro coach Mike Koehler and senior guard Nick Mongelli talk about falling in the NYS Class B state final.

Put A Face On It (Seton Hall Prep vs. Don Bosco Prep) (3/10/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Put A Face On It (Xaverian vs. Bishop Loughlin) (3/10/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Full game: St. Augustine 83, Don Bosco 50

Mar. 12, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of St. Augustine Prep's 83-50 boys basketball victory over Don Bosco Prep in the NJSIAA Non-Public A final.

Roselle Catholic’s Bullock follows the miss

Roselle Catholic’s Matt Bullock scores on the follow slam, assisted by Nazreon Reid, to pull the Lions to within 34-21 with 3:05 left in the third quarter.

Roselle Catholic’s Reid monster slam

Roselle Catholic’s Nazreon Reid drives down the paint and throws down a monster slam in the second quarter against St. Anthony.

NJSIAA Boys Basketball: University vs. Paulsboro in Group 1 final

A senior-dominated Paulsboro club defeated University for the Group 1 championship last year. The more experience Phoenix seek revenge behind outgoing head coach Elijah Allen

Photos: Don Bosco vs. St. Augustine Non-Public A final

St. Augustine Prep defeats Don Bosco Prep 83-50

Highlights: Marlboro 74, Bishop Grimes 60 (3/11/16)

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Highlights from Marlboro's win over Bishop Grimes in the NYS Class B semifinals.

St. Anthony and Roselle Catholic trade triples

St. Anthony’s Jagan Mosely and Roselle Catholic’s Gilberto Cue trade 3-pointers on consecutive possessions in the fourth quarter.

St. Anthony celebration

St. Anthony celebrates its 28th State title in school history after a 53-37 win in the NJSIAA Non-Public B Final over Roselle Catholic.

Full game: St. Anthony 53, Roselle Cath. 37

Mar. 12, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of St. Anthony's 53-37 boys basketball victory over Roselle Catholic in the NJSIAA Non-Public B final.

Livecast primer: Teaneck vs. Winslow - NJSIAA Group 3 state final

Watch LIVE on MSGVarsity.com as Teaneck looks to make it 25-0 this season against fellow public schools when it clashes with Winslow for the Group 3 title at 2 p.m. Sunday.

St. Anthony’s Hayes still and score

St. Anthony’s Juvaris Hayes with the backcourt steal and layup to put the Friars in front, 12-6, over Roselle Catholic early in the second quarter.

St. Anthony’s Gist huge shot

St. Anthony’s Asante Gist sticks a huge 3-pointer from the corner to extend the lead back to seven, 43-36, with 3:48 left in regulation.

St. Anthony’s Mosely hits from deep

St. Anthony’s Jagan Mosely hits a big-time triple for a 46-36 lead over Roselle Catholic with 2:50 left in the fourth quarter.

St. Anthony scores in transition

St. Anthony executes the fast break with a pass from Juvaris Hayes to RJ Cole for a 4-0 lead over Roselle Catholic midway through the first quarter.

St. Anthony defense to offense

St. Anthony's RJ Cole delivers the ball to Idris Joyner for the fast break layup and 20-11 lead over Roselle Catholic with 4:00 left in the first half.

Roselle Catholic’s Pierre-Louis 3-pointer

Roselle Catholic’s Nate Pierre-Louis drills a 3-pointer to the cut the deficit to 12-9 against St. Anthony in the second quarter.

Roselle Catholic Washington layup

Roselle Catholic’s Leondre Washington drives to the the basket and finishes at the rim to pull the Lions to within 37-30 with 6:09 remaining in the fourth quarter.

Postgame: Marlboro rolls into state finals (3/11/16)

Marlboro coach Mike Koehler and seniors Xavier Oliver and Nick Mongelli talk about defeating Bishop Grimes in the NYS Class B semifinals.

Roselle Catholic’ Reid on the baseline

Roselle Catholic Nazreon Reid hits the baseline jumper with 5:27 left in the second quarter against St. Anthony to pull to within 14-11.

St. Anthony’s Mosely hard drive

St. Anthony’s Jagan Mosely caps off an 8-0 run with a hard drive to the basket to put the Friars up 48-36 with 2:25 left in regulation.

Roselle Catholic’s Bullock layup and foul

Roselle Catholic’s Matt Bullock pokes the ball free and then converts the three-point play to pull the Lions to within 40-36 against St. Anthony with 4:04 remaining in the fourth quarter.

Photos: St. Anthony vs. Roselle Catholic - Non-Public B Final

St. Anthony defeats Roselle Catholic 53-37

St. Anthony ball movement

St. Anthony moves the ball to open up Jagan Mosely for a 3-pointer and 24-13 lead over Roselle Catholic with 2:28 remaining in the first half.

NJSIAA Boys Basketball: West Side vs. Camden in Group 2 final

Senior point guard Isiah Reyes leads a Newark West Side team seeking the program's first state championship in just its second appearance. Tournament regular Camden is after its 12th state title

St. Anthony’s Cole pretty jumper

St. Anthony’s RJ Cole knocks down the baseline jumper off the dribble to extend the lead to 30-19 over Roselle Catholic early in the third quarter.

Livecast primer: Don Bosco vs. St. Augustine - NJSIAA Non-Public A state final

Don Bosco, fresh off its 73-53 upset of No. 2 Seton Hall Prep, takes on St. Augustine for the Non-Public A state title at 7 p.m. Saturday, LIVE on MSGVarsity.com

Livecast primer: St. Anthony vs. Roselle Catholic - NJSIAA Non-Public B state final

No. 1 and undefeated St. Anthony and No. 4 Roselle Catholic, the three-time defending champion, battle for the Non-Public B title at 5 p.m. Saturday in Toms River LIVE on MSGVarsity.com

No. 15 Don Bosco stuns No. 2 Seton Hall for North A title

Senior guard Brandon Anderson erupted for a season-high 27 points and Omar Mostafa, Charlie Bagin and Marcellus Earlington all reached double figures, as well, to spark a 73-63 victory for the Ironmen's first crown since 1970

Livecast primer: Linden vs. Atlantic City - NJSIAA Group 4 state final

No. 7 Linden seeks its second state title in three years when it battles Atlantic City for the Group 4 crown at noon Sunday LIVE on MSGVarsity.com at the Rutgers Athletic Center in Piscataway

Teaneck drives its way to state final

Teaneck's used its pressure and patience to build a 20-point first half lead and coasted to a 48-36 victory over Warren Hills in the Group 3 state semifinals

No. 1 St. Anthony rolls by Dwight-Englewood in North B final

Asante Gist tossed in 17 points and R.J. Cole had 12 to propel the top-ranked and undefeated Friars to a 64-29 rout of Dwight-Englewood Thursday for the North Jersey, Non-Public B championship at the RAC

APP RAP!!! (3/8/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Put A Face On It (Teaneck vs. Warren Hills) (3/10/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Put A Face On It (Lincoln vs. Jefferson) (3/10/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Put A Face On It (Baldwin vs. Middletown) (3/10/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Put A Face On It (3/10/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Seton Hall Prep good ball movement

Seton Hall Prep’s JJ Jenkins knocks down the 3-pointer, assisted by Stephen Ferraro, to tie the score, 5-5, in the first quarter against Don Bosco.

Livecast primer: Teaneck vs. Warren Hills - NJSIAA Group 3 state semifinal

Teaneck and Warren Hills will meet LIVE on MSGVarsity.com for the right to play for the Group 3 state championship. Get prepped for the game here.

Full game: Teaneck 48, Warren Hills 36

Mar. 10, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of Teaneck's 48-36 boys basketball victory over Warren Hills in the NJSIAA Group III state semifinals.

Livecast primer: Seton Hall Prep vs. Don Bosco Prep - NJSIAA North Non-Public A final

Seton Hall Prep and Don Bosco Prep have been on collision course all season. They will finally meet in the North Jersey, Non-Public A section final at Rutgers, LIVE on MSGVarsity.com. Get prepped for the game here.

NJSIAA Boys Basketball: Thursday state tournament schedule

Public state semifinals to be conducted in Groups 3, 2 and 1 and three Non-Public sectional finals will be decided, all at neutral sites

Photos: Teaneck vs. Warren Hills boys basketball

2016 NJSIAA: Teaneck defeats Warren Hills 48-36

Don Bosco’s Anderson step-back

Don Bosco’s Brandon Anderson hits the step-back 3-pointer from the top of the key for a 39-32 lead over Seton Hall Prep midway through the third quarter.

Seton Hall Prep’s Gibbs sets new mark

Seton Hall Prep’s TJ Gibbs follows the miss to become Seton Hall Prep’s all-time leading scorer. Gibbs has 1,985 career points, moving in front of brother Sterling Gibbs for the top spot.

Don Bosco’s Mostafa triple

Don Bosco’s Omar Mostafa hits another 3-pointer in the first half, 11 points overall, for a 30-27 Ironmen lead over Seton Hall Prep with under a minute remaining in the first half.

Don Bosco’s Anderson pump fake and basket

Don Bosco’s Brandon Anderson knocks down the jumper after the pump fake to put the Ironmen up 53-43 with 4:40 left in the fourth quarter.

Full game: Don Bosco 73, Seton Hall Prep 53

Mar. 10, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of Don Bosco Prep's 73-53 boys basketball victory over Seton Hall Prep in the NJSIAA Non-Public A North final.

Seton Hall Prep converts on the scramble

Seton Hall Prep’s Austin Williams converts the layup in the paint for the 21-20 lead over Don Bosco with 4:30 remaining in the first half.

Seton Hall Prep’s Bennett reverse layup

Seton Hall Prep’s Treyvon Bennett drives baseline for the reverse layup to put the Pirates in front, 25-23, with 3:15 remaining in the first half.

Seton Hall Prep’s Gibbs hits from the outside

Seton Hall Prep’s TJ Gibbs hits the 3-pointer off the dribble for his first field goal of the game, making the score 42-35 in favor of Don Bosco with 2:15 left in the third quarter.

Don Bosco’s Mostafa shows range

Don Bosco’s Omar Mostafa connects on his second 3-pointer of the opening quarter, expanding the Ironmen’s lead over Seton Hall Prep to 13-7 with 3:10 left.

Highlights: Linden 69, Hackensack 56 (3/9/16)

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Highlights of Linden's 69-56 win over Hackensack in the Group 4 state semifinal

Don Bosco’s Anderson pretty penetration

Don Bosco’s Brandon Anderson gets to the rim after the pretty dribble for the layup and 16-9 advantage over Seton Hall Prep with 1:30 left in the first quarter.

Phelps, Jones, Moncion direct Linden into Group 4 final

The seventh-ranked Tigers banged in 10 of 11 field goal attempts in the first quarter and opened a nine-point lead on the way to a 69-56 win over Hackensack in the Group 4 semifinals. William Phelps closed with 23 points, Tavon Jones had 23 and Fritz Moncion 12

Don Bosco’s Paul drives to the basket

Don Bosco’s Chris Paul drives to the basket for the layup and the foul giving the Ironmen a 5-0 lead early in the first quarter over Seton Hall Prep.

Seton Hall Prep’s Williams 3-pointer

Seton Hall Prep’s Austin Williams buries a 3-pointer in the corner to pull the Pirates to within 18-17 early in the second quarter against Don Bosco.

Don Bosco’s Earlington bank shot

Don Bosco’s Marcellus Earlington makes the shot off glass to regain a 10-point lead, 47-37, over Seton Hall Prep.

Don Bosco celebration

Don Bosco celebrates its 73-53 victory over Seton Hall Prep and its first Non-Public A North sectional title since 1970.

Don Bosco’s Anderson drive from midcourt

Don Bosco’s Brandon Anderson drives all the way from midcourt for the bucket and foul. Anderson makes the free-throw for the 57-46 lead over Seton Hall Prep.

Don Bosco buzzer beater

Don Bosco’s Prep Ronald Harper converts the layup, assisted by Charlie Bagin, to beat the third quarter buzzer and take a 49-37 lead over Seton Hall Prep.

APP RAP!!! (3/9/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball. Get your headphones out for this one.

NJSIAA Boys Basketball: Wednesday state semifinal schedule

Group 4 semifinals and one Group 2 semifinal on tap Wednesday, March 9

Roselle Catholic takes 4th straight South, Non-Public B title

Roselle Catholic built an 18-point lead and hit its free throws late to hold off Gill St. Bernard's to win its fourth straight South Jersey, Non-Public 'B' title.

Hackensack tops Morristown to capture sectional championship

Atiba Taylor scored 21 points and M.J. Richardson added 15 for Hackensack, which built a 12-point lead after three quarters and held on to defeat Morristown, 67-64, in the North Jersey, Section 1, Group 4 final

Reyes sinks 34 to guide West Side to sectional crown

Senior guard Isiah Reyes pumped in 34 points, including 14 in the fourth quarter to help West Side pull away from a two-point lead for a 69-49 victory over Newark Central for the North Jersey, Section 2, Group 2 title

Highwaymen brush aside Raiders to win N1G3 title

After suffering injuries and transfers throughout the season that could’ve dampened the Highwaymen’s chances at a trophy, Teaneck brushed aside Ramapo for the second straight year 67-47 on Tuesday night at Ramapo High School.

Tri-State Top 20 boys basketball poll (3/8)

Who said Don Bosco is just a football school? The Ironmen find themselves in this week's Tri-State Top 20 boys basketball poll. Find out who joins them.

Highlights: Linden 62, Newark East Side 59 (3/7/2016)

Highlights from the North 2, Group 4 Championship between Linden and Newark East Side

Seton Hall Prep rolls into Non-Public A North final

Seton Hall downs visiting Bergen Catholic, 61-40, in Monday’s NJSIAA Non-Public A North semifinal.

Full game: Roselle Catholic 63, GSB 52

Mar. 8, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of Roselle Catholic's 63-52 boys basketball victory over Gill St. Bernard's in the NJSIAA Non-Public B South sectional final.

Photos: Roselle Catholic vs. Gill St. Bernard's in the SJ, Non-Public B

Roselle Catholic defeats Gill St. Bernard's 63-52

Full game: Teaneck 67, Ramapo 47

Mar. 8, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of Teaneck's 67-47 boys basketball victory over Ramapo in the NJSIAA North 1 Group 3 sectional final.

Photos: Teaneck vs Ramapo Boys Basketball - NJSIAA N1G3 final

Teaneck defeated Ramapo 67-47 in NJSIAA North 1, Group 3 sectional final.

Power rankings: NJ boys basketball (3/8/16)

The sectional championships are wrapping up? We're headed towards the state finals and Tournament of Champions. Where does your team stack up in the NJ boys basketball power rankings?

Livecast primer: Gill St. Bernard's vs. Roselle Catholic - NJSIAA Non-Public B South final

Get prepped for the Non-Public 'B' South sectional final, which will be broadcast LIVE on MSGVarsity.com on Tuesday night at 7 p.m. from Jackson Liberty High School

APP RAP!!!

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Photos: Bergen Catholic vs. Seton Hall Prep boys basketball

Photos from Seton Hall’s 61-40 win over Bergen Catholic.

Quick Hits - New Jersey (3/7/2016)

MSG Varsity's high school experts Mike Quick and Jimmy Cavallo look back at the best of the best from the week in New Jersey boys basketball, with highlights to get you caught up and analysis to get the debates going.

Bosco settles score, beats St. Joe's

The Ironmen avenged the loss to their rival in the county final with a Non-Public A North state semifinal win on Monday night

Full game: Don Bosco 69, St. Joe's Reg. 58

Mar. 7, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of Don Bosco Prep's 69-58 boys basketball victory over St. Joseph Regional in the NJSIAA Non-Public A North semifinals.

Full game: Seton Hall Prep 61, Bergen Cath. 40

Mar. 7, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of Seton Hall Prep's 61-40 boys basketball victory over Bergen Catholic in the NJSIAA Non-Public A North semifinals.

Photos: St. Joe's Regional vs Don Bosco Prep boys basketball

Don Bosco Prep defeat St. Joe's Reg. 69-58 in NJSIAA semi's

Livecast primer: Don Bosco Prep vs. St. Joseph - Non-Public A North semifinals

Watch Monday's NJSIAA Non-Public A North semifinal boys basketball showdown between No. 1 Don Bosco Prep and No. 5 St. Joseph

Livecast Primer: Teaneck vs Ramapo NJSIAA North 1, Group 3 sectional final

Teaneck travels to top seeded Ramapo in search of its sixth North 1, Group 3 final.

Put A Face On It (Westinghouse vs. Lincoln) (3/3/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Livecast primer: Bergen Catholic vs. Seton Hall Prep - NJSIAA Non-Public A North semifinal

Get prepped for Monday’s NJSIAA Non-Public A North semifinal showdown between Seton Hall Prep and Bergen Catholic.

Well-balanced Manasquan storms past Rumson in sectional semis

Ryan Jensen led a balanced attack with 16 points, 14 rebounds and Shane Flanagan and Brian Paturzo spearheaded a scrappy defense that sent the second-seeded Warriors past third-seeded Rumson-Fair Haven, 65-46, in the Central Jersey, Group 2 semifinals

Morristown advances to final with 50-44 upset of 2-seed Randolph

Kevin Hoehn scored 15 points and Josh Szott contributed 10 to push the sixth-seeded Colonials past the Rams, 50-44, in the North Jersey, Section 1, Group 4 semifinals

Highlights: Marlboro 79, Southampton 65 (3/5/16)

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Highlights from Marlboro's win over Southampton in the NYS Class B regional finals.

Reigning sectional champ University outlasts upstart foe in OT

Newark University trailed by eight points with 1:30 left in regulation, but roared back behind Rashad Liggon, Tariq McKenth and Zamir Wright and then dominated overtime for a 70-58 win in the North Jersey, Section 2, Group 1 semifinals

Highlights: St. Joseph (Mont.) 87, Hudson Catholic 81 (3/4/16)

Highlights of St. Joseph (Mont.) 87-81 win over Hudson Catholic in the Non-Public A State Tournament Quarterfinals

NJSIAA Boys Basketball: Friday state tournament recaps

Ramapo, University, Chatham, Ewing, Bound Brook, Warren Hills, Hoboken among those earning spots in sectional finals in Friday night action

Postgame: Marlboro headed to State Final Four (3/5/16)

Marlboro seniors Nick Mongelli and Jack Rusk and sophomore John Perugino talk about heading to the State Final Four.

Put A Face On It (Fox Lane vs. Middletown) (3/3/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Facendo, Staklinski power Freehold Twp. into CJ,4 semifinals

Nick Facendo brushed off an early box-and-one and closed with 24 points and Stephen Staklinski took to the skies and contributed 20 as the fourth-seeded Patriots rolled to a 69-45 win over fifth-seeded Old Bridge in the Central Jersey, Group 4 quarterfinals

NJSIAA Boys Basketball: Thursday sectional quarterfinals recaps

Freehold Township, Immaculate Conception, Union City, Elmwood Park, East Orange, Newark Central, Colts Neck, Manasquan among those to move into Saturday semifinals

Put A Face On It (HHHW vs. Baldwin) (3/3/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Put A Face On It (Harborfields vs. Elmont) (3/3/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Put A Face On It (Wings vs. Jefferson) (3/3/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Put A Face On It (St. Joseph (Mont.) vs. Hudson Catholic) (3/3/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

NJSIAA Boys Basketball: Wednesday tournament recaps

Old Tappan, Cresskill, Rahway, University, Lakewood, Bound Brook, Toms River East, Paramus Catholic, St. John Vianney among the Wednesday winners in sectional quarterfinal and first-round action

Eifert's buzzer-beating 3-pointer sends Old Tappan to semifinals

Junior swing Kevin Eifert took an inbound pass from Lucas Casamento with just 1.3 seconds to play and delivered from 23 feet out to rally the sixth-seeded Golden Knights past third-seeded Wayne Valley in the North Jersey, Section 1, Group 3 quarterfinals

Highlights: Marlboro 57, Briarcliff 49 (3/2/16)

Highlights from Marlboro's win over Briarcliff in the NYS Class B regional semifinals.

Put A Face On It (3/3/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Foul trouble can't stop Hoehn from guiding Motown to quarterfinals

Kevin Hoehn sat for a large portion of the third quarter, though still struck for a team-high 18 points to lead Morristown over Paterson Kennedy,59-48, in the North Jersey, Section 1, Group 4 first round

NJSIAA Boys Basketball: Tuesday state tournament recaps

Morristown, Union City, Gill St. Bernard's, West Side, Lincoln, Hanover Park, Morristown-Beard, Ridge, Freehold Twp., Colts Neck, South Brunswick, Elmwood Park, Old Bridge among first-round winners Tuesday

Tri-State Top 20 boys basketball poll (3/1)

Where are Bishop Loughlin and Archbishop Molloy in this week's poll? Mike Quick has the answers

NJSIAA Boys Basketball: Groups 3, 1 First-Round scores & recaps

Old Tappan, Wayne Valley, Ocean, Rahway, Long Branch, Somerville, Bogota, Glen Ridge, Park Ridge, South Hunterdon, Keyport among the first-round winners Monday

Talarico, Bradley steer Ocean Twp. past Red Bank in CJ, G3

Senior guard Jake Talarico knocked down six 3-pointers for a team-high 18 points and senior center Scott Bradley came up with 15 points and 12 rebounds to spur Ocean's 65-58 win in the Central Jersey, Group 3 first round

Power rankings: NJ boys basketball (3/1/16)

The state tournament kicks off this week across New Jersey. Check out Mike Kinney's final rankings before we hit the postseason groove.

Tri-State Boys Basketball Top 20 (3/01/2016)

High school sports expert Mike Quick presents his weekly Tri-State Boys Basketball Top 20 poll and breaks it down with partner in crime Jimmy Cavallo. Who will be No. 1 this week? Watch every Tuesday to find out.

Put a Face On It! - App Rap (3/9)

CLICK HERE to find out who Mike thinks is going to win the CHSAA boys hoops semifinals:

NJSIAA Boys Basketball: Non-Public B Preview

Favorite, contenders, sleepers, players to watch and sectional champion predictions for Non-Public B

NJSIAA Boys Basketball: Group 2 preview

Favorite, contenders, sleepers, players to watch and sectional champions predicted for Group 2

NJSIAA Boys Basketball: Group 1 preview

Favorite, contenders, sleepers, players to watch and sectional champions predicted for Group 1

NJSIAA Boys Basketball: Group 4 preview

Favorite, contenders, sleepers, players to watch and sectional champion predictions for Group 4

NJSIAA Boys Basketball: Group 3 preview

Favorites, contenders, sleepers, players to watch and sectional championship predictions for Group 3

NJSIAA Boys Basketball: Non-Public A Preview

Favorite, contenders, sleepers, players to watch and sectional champion predictions for Non-Public A

Quick Hits - New Jersey (2/29/2016)

MSG Varsity's high school experts Mike Quick and Jimmy Cavallo look back at the best of the best from the week in New Jersey boys basketball, with highlights to get you caught up and analysis to get the debates going.

Chatham captures Morris County title

Chatham held off Randolph with its interior presence and ability to share the basketball in the Morris County Tournament championship game.

Mater Dei steals Shore Conference crown from CBA

Mater Dei rallied from 18 points down in the second half to stun Christian Brothers Academy 50-43 in the Shore Conference Tournament championship game

Highlights: Gill St. Bernard's 66, Somerville 51 (2/27/16)

Highlights of Gill St. Bernard's 66-51 win over Somerville in the Somerset County Championship

Put A Face On It (Randolph vs. Chatham) (2/25/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Photos: CBA vs. Mater Dei - Shore Conference final

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  • Feb 27, 2016

Mater Dei defeats C.B.A. 50-43 during boys basketball action

Highlights: St. Joseph (Mont.) 69, Don Bosco Prep 54 (2/26/16)

Highlights of St. Joseph (Mont.) 69-54 win over Don Bosco Prep in the Bergen Jamboree Championship

Full game: Mater Dei 50, CBA 43

Feb. 27, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of Mater Dei's 50-43 boys basketball victory over Christian Brothers Academy in the Shore Conference final.

Gibbs, Keller direct No. 3 Seton Hall Prep to ECT crown

Seton Hall Prep saw a 13-point haltime lead shrink to just one in the third quarter, but the Pirates maintained their course behind T.J. Gibbs and Zach Kelller to defeat East Side, 50-44, for their second consecutive ECT crown and 17th overall

Hawkins, Garvey guide St. Joseph to Jamboree crown

Guards Chauncey Hawkins and Nate Garvey scored 20 points apiece and 6-7 Bryan Griffin controlled the paint defensively as they steered the fourth-seeded Green Knights past second-seeded and 10th-ranked Don Bosco Prep, 69-54, in the Bergen Jamboree final

Put A Face On It (CBA vs. Mater Dei) (2/25/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Put A Face On It (Somerville vs. Gill St. Bernard's) (2/25/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Put A Face On It (St. Joseph (Mont.) vs. Don Bosco Prep) (2/25/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Sophomore Frink erupts to guide St. Joseph to title

Sophomore forward Akanzo Frink poured in a career-high 25 points and also had nine rebounds to power top-seeded St. Joseph by second-seeded South Brunswick, 56-48, for the Greater Middlesex Conference Tournament title

Highlights: St. Joseph (Met.) 56, South Brunswick 48

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  • Feb 26, 2016

Highlights of St. Joseph (Met.) 56-48 win the the GMC Championship game

Livecast primer: Mater Dei vs. CBA - Shore Conference boys final

Christian Brothers and Mater Dei, two Shore Conference non-public powers, will meet to crown the Shore Conference Tournament champion LIVE on MSGVarsity.com at 7 p.m. on Saturday night.

Put A Face On It (White Plains vs. Fox Lane) (2/25/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Put A Face On It (2/25/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Patrick School, Roselle Catholic push way to UCT final

Senior point guard Bryce Aiken directed the Patrick School's 66-58 win over Union Catholic with 16 points and heady floor play, and Matt Bullock and Nate Pierre-Louis guided Roselle Catholic past Linden, 56-46, in the semifinals

Seton Hall Prep, East Side carve paths to ECT final

Seton Hall Prep labored more than usual, but outlasted West Side, 61-46, behind well-rounded play of Zach Keller, and East Side coasted by East Orange, 64-42, with help of sophomore Hassan Ceesay

CBA, Mater Dei to clash for Shore Conference crown

Pat Andree tossed in 24 points to push second-seeded and eighth-ranked CBA past Manasquan, 53-41, and Kyle Elliot and Elijah Mitchell combined for 33 points to direct top-seeded, 11th-ranked Mater Dei over Toms River North, 62-50, in the Shore Conference Tournament semifinals

Tri-State Boys Basketball Top 20 (2/23/2016)

High school sports expert Mike Quick presents his weekly Tri-State Boys Basketball Top 20 poll and breaks it down with partner in crime Jimmy Cavallo. Who will be No. 1 this week? Watch every Tuesday to find out.

Tri-State Top 20 boys basketball poll (2/23)

Where is Long Island Lutheran and Wings Academy in this week's Tri-State Top 20 poll? Mike Quick has that information now.

Power rankings: NJ boys basketball (2/23/16)

Hudson Catholic had an impressive pair of wins over New York teams recently and jumps into the New Jersey Power Rankings Top 5 for the first time this year.

St. Joseph, DBP finish strong to reach Jamboree final

Fourth-seeded St. Joseph pulled away late to beat eighth-seeded Pascack Hills, 51-43, and second-seeded Don Bosco Prep defeated third-seeded Teaneck, 67-57,in the Bergen County Jamboree semifinals Sunday in Hackensack

Quick Hits - New Jersey (2/22/2016)

MSG Varsity's high school experts Mike Quick and Jimmy Cavallo look back at the best of the best from the week in New Jersey boys basketball, with highlights to get you caught up and analysis to get the debates going.

Highlights: Randolph 75, Morris Catholic 57 (2/20/16)

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  • Feb 21, 2016

Highlights of Randolph's 75-57 win over Morris Catholic in the Morris County Semifinals

Highlights: Chatham 69, Hanover Park 61 (2/20/16)

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  • Feb 21, 2016

Highlights of Chatham's 69-61 win over Hanover Park in the Morris County Semifinals

NJ Boys Hoops: Weekend tournament scoreboard

Linden, Gill St. Bernard's, Seton Hall Prep, West Side, Randolph, Paterson Eastside, Notre Dame, Hunterdon Central, Union City, Roselle Catholic, Chatham, East Side, Somerville among Saturday winners

Rooney, McKenna pace poised Chatham in Morris semis

Chatham overcame early and late adversity to outlast Hanover Park, 69-61, in the semifinals of the Morris County Tournament

Walko, Melillo, Mosca guide Pioneers into Somerset final

Randy Walko scored 21 points and provided strong defense and Robert Melillo and Joe Mosca played big roles to help Somerville rally in the second half to beat Bridgewater-Raritan, 46-41, in the Somerset County Tournament semifinals

Velazquez strikes for 28 to spur upset for Long Branch

Senior guard Anthony Velazquez connected for a season-high 28 points to guide the 12th-seeded Green Wave to a 53-51 win over fifth-seeded Colts Neck in the second round of the Shore Conference Tournament

Put A Face On It (Pascack Hills vs. St. Joseph (Mont.) (2/18/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Put A Face On It (Teaneck vs. Don Bosco) (2/18/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Put A Face On It (Wilton vs. Stamford) (2/18/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Put A Face On It (HHHW vs. Northport) (2/18/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Put A Face On It (2/18/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Marlboro tops St. John Vianney in SCT opener

No. 16 seed Marlboro defended its home court against No. 17 seed St. John Vianney in the preliminary round of the Shore Conference Boys Basketball Tournament.

NJ Boys Hoops: Wednesday Tournament Roundup

Marist, Bayonne, Dickinson, Lincoln win in HCIAL, Marlboro victorious in Shore Conference Tournament, Westfield, Union, St. Mary move on in Union

Wayne Hills catches fire in fourth to top Wayne Valley

Dorian Hodge, Joey Belli and Joey Kenny sparked a torrid fourth-quarter rally that quickly turned a gripping see-saw battle into 53-35 rout at Wayne Hills. The Patriots were crowned outright Big North-Independence Division champs

Tri-State Boys Basketball Top 20 (2/16/2016)

High school sports expert Mike Quick presents his weekly Tri-State Boys Basketball Top 20 poll and breaks it down with partner in crime Jimmy Cavallo. Who will be No. 1 this week? Watch every Tuesday to find out.

NJ Boys Hoops: County Tournament Schedules

County Tournaments are in full swing the next two weeks in North and Central Jersey. Here are the skeds, county by county

Bracket: 2016 Shore Conference Boys Tournament

Get the latest scores, schedule, articles and video from the 2016 Shore Conference tournament on MSGVarsity.com

Power rankings: NJ boys basketball (2/16/16)

Roselle Catholic showed its grit in a tough loss to Montverde Academy (Fla.) and then a big win over Huntington Prep (W.Va.) this week to stay in the Top 5.

Tri-State Top 20 boys basketball poll (2/16)

Fresh off a big Valentine's Day win over Cardinal Hayes, find out where Hudson Catholic lands in this week's Tri-State poll.

Highlights: Wayne Hills 53, Wayne Valley 35 (2/16/16)

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  • Feb 16, 2016

Highlights of Wayne Hills 53-47 win over crosstown rival Wayne Valley

Quick Hits - New Jersey (2/15/2016)

MSG Varsity's high school experts Mike Quick and Jimmy Cavallo look back at the best of the best from the week in New Jersey boys basketball, with highlights to get you caught up and analysis to get the debates going.

Pascack Hills stuns Ramapo in Jamboree quarterfinals

The eighth-seeded Cowboys rallied in the fourth quarter to eliminate top-seeded Ramapo,45-43, and move on to the semifinals Sunday against St. Joseph. Don Bosco Prep and Teaneck also earned trips to the semis at the Rothman Center

Hudson Catholic’s Williams straight down the paint

Hudson Catholic’s Marion Williams goes right to the basket and scores with 11 seconds left in the fourth quarter, down 57-56 to Cardinal Hayes.

Hudson Catholic’s Quinerly 3-pointer

Hudson Catholic’s Jahvon Quinerly knocks down a 3-pointer to put the Hawks in front, 16-13, in the opening minutes of the second quarter against Cardinal Hayes.

An uneven but winning Prime Time show for St. Anthony

The top-ranked and undefeated Friars labored through a sloppy second half after a masterful start on its way to a 60-42 win over Maryland's Bishop McNamara at the Prime Time Shootout in Roselle

Full game: Hudson Cath. 58, Cardinal Hayes 57

Feb. 14, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of Hudson Catholic's 58-57 boys basketball victory over Cardinal Hayes.

Hudson Catholic turns defense into offense

Hudson Catholic’s Jahvon Quinerly steals the ball and sets up Marion Williams for the transition layup. The Hawks go on an 8-0 run (with Williams scoring six straight) to take the 52-50 lead midway through the fourth quarter against Cardinal Hayes.

Hudson Catholic game-winner

Hudson Catholic's Jahvon Quinerly hits the floater in the lane for the 58-57 advantage over Cardinal Hayes with 5 seconds left in regulation.

Hudson Catholic’s Quinerly in transition

Hudson Catholic’s Jahvon Quinerly hits the basket in transition plus the foul to start an 11-0 run for the Hawks in the second quarter against Cardinal Hayes.

Hudson Catholic’s Muhammad pretty shot

Hudson Catholic’s Luther Muhammad knocks down the step-back to give the sophomore 14 first-half points and put the Hawks ahead 30-20 late in the second quarter over Cardinal Hayes.

Photos: Hudson Catholic vs. Cardinal Hayes boys basketball

Hudson Catholic edges Cardinal Hayes 58 - 57.

Sweet 16: Hudson Catholic beats Cardinal Hayes to extend winning streak

Hudson Catholic won its 16th straight game by defeating Cardinal Hayes, 58-57, on Sunday.

Sweet 16: Hudson Catholic beats Cardinal Hayes to extend winning streak

Hudson Catholic won its 16th straight game by defeating Cardinal Hayes, 58-57, on Sunday.

Hudson Catholic’s Williams steal and score

Hudson Catholic’s Marion Williams steals the ball and goes uncontested the other way to start a 6-0 run to end the first quarter against Cardinal Hayes.

Put A Face On It (Hudson Catholic vs. Cardinal Hayes) (2/11/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Livecast primer: Cardinal Hayes vs. No. 10 Hudson Catholic

Cardinal Hayes and Hudson Catholic clash Sunday at 2 p.m. live on MSGVarsity.com

Montverde Academy (FL) stuffs St. Joe's-Metuchen

Freshman sensation K.J. Barrett of Canada spearheaded  a balanced offense for the Florida powerhouse with 14 points at Kean University. Junior Sean Mobley scored 12 points for Montverde, coached by former St. Patrick architect Kevin Boyle. His team jumped out to a 26-8  lead in the opening quarter and coasted the rest of the way with a long, talented and very deep roster.

Linden lays the wood on Sayreville

Linden's patented defense led the Tigers to a big 75-27 victory over Sayreville in the Metro Classic

Highlights: Montverde (FL) 59, Roselle Cath. 55 (2/12/16)

Feb. 12, 2016: Watch highlights from Montverde Academy (FL)’s 59-55 boys basketball victory over Roselle Catholic in the Metro Classic Basketball Showcase.

Put A Face On It (LI Lutheran vs. Christ the King) (2/11/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Livecast primer: Montverde Academy (FL) vs. Roselle Catholic

Roselle Catholic will take on Montverde Academy, the defending national champions, LIVE on MSGVarsity.com in a rematch of last year's Metro Classic.

NJ Boys Hoops: Tourney/Showcase Sked Feb. 12,13,14

County tournaments are in full swing this weekend, the Metro Classic concludes Friday night at Kean University and the Prime Time Shootout takes place Saturday and Sunday at Roselle Catholic

Postgame: Ramapo's Cesar sets school scoring record (2/12/16)

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  • Feb 12, 2016

Ramapo senior guard Divine Cesar talks about scoring 41 points in a Class AA Outbracket win.

Photos: Gill St. Bernard's vs. St. Mary (Eliz.) boys basketball

GSB defeats St. Mary (Eliz.) 58-53 in boys basketball

Full game: Gill St. Bernard's 58, St. Mary (Eliz.) 53

Feb. 12, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of Gill St. Bernard's 58-53 boys basketball victory over St. Mary of the Assumption in the Metro Classic Basketball Showcase.

Livecast primer: Gill St. Bernard's vs. St. Mary (Eliz.)

Gill St. Bernard's will take on St. Mary in the Metro Classic LIVE on MSGVarsity.com

Photos: Montverde Academy (FL) vs. Roselle Catholic boys basketball

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  • Feb 12, 2016

Montverde (FL) defeats Roselle Catholic 59-55 in boys hoops

NJSIAA brackets: Non-Public North A boys

Get the latest scores, articles, video and more from the 2016 NJSIAA boys basketball tournament on MSGVarsity.com

NJSIAA brackets: Non-Public South B boys

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NJSIAA brackets: Non-Public South A boys

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NJSIAA brackets: South Group 4 boys

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NJSIAA brackets: Central Group 4 boys

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NJSIAA brackets: North 2 Group 4 boys

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NJSIAA brackets: North 1 Group 4 boys

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NJSIAA brackets: South Group 3 boys

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NJSIAA brackets: Central Group 3 boys

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NJSIAA brackets: North 2 Group 3 boys

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NJSIAA brackets: North 1 Group 3 boys

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NJSIAA brackets: South Group 2 boys

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NJSIAA brackets: Central Group 2 boys

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NJSIAA brackets: North 1 Group 2 boys

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NJSIAA brackets: North 2 Group 2 boys

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NJSIAA brackets: North 1 Group 1 boys

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NJSIAA brackets: North 2 Group 1 boys

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NJSIAA brackets: Central Group 1 boys

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NJSIAA brackets: South Group 1 boys

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NJSIAA brackets: Non-Public North B boys

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Full game: Montverde (FL) 59, Roselle Cath. 55

Feb. 12, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of Montverde Academy (FL)'s 59-55 boys basketball victory over Roselle Catholic in the Metro Classic Basketball Showcase.

Highlights: Montverde Acad. (FL) 78, St. Joe’s (Met.) 44 (2/11/16)

Feb. 11, 2016: Watch highlights from Montverde Academy (FL)’s 78-44 boys basketball victory over St. Joseph (Metuchen) in the Metro Classic Basketball Showcase.

Put A Face On It (Bergen Catholic vs. St. Joseph (Mont) (2/11/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Photos: Monteverde Academy (FL) vs St Joseph (Met.) boys basketball

Montevideo Academy (FL) defeats St. Joseph (Met) 78 - 44.

Photos: Linden vs Sayreville boys basketball

Linden crushesSayreville 75 - 27 in the Metro Classic

NJ Boys Hoops: NJSIAA Tournament brackets

The NJSIAA 2016 boys basketball state tournament brackets were released today in Robbinsville. They will be considered official as of noon Friday

Full game: Union Cath. 68, Hunterdon Cent. 65

Feb. 11, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of Union Catholic's 68-65 boys basketball victory over Hunterdon Central in the Metro Classic Basketball Showcase.

Put A Face On It (2/11/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Full game: Linden 75, Sayreville 27

Feb. 11, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of Linden's 75-27 boys basketball victory over Sayreville in the Metro Classic Basketball Showcase.

Full game: Montverde (FL) 78, St. Joe's (Met.) 44

Feb. 11, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of Montverde Academy (FL)'s 78-44 boys basketball victory over St. Joseph (Metuchen) in the Metro Classic Basketball Showcase.

Papas steal leads Union Catholic past Hunterdon Central

George Papas led Union Catholic with 17 points, but it was his steal in the final seconds that sealed the 68-65 victory over 14th-ranked Hunterdon Central at the 2016 Metro Classic

Photos: Hunterdon Central vs Union Catholic boys basketball

Union Catholic defeats Hunterdon Central 68 - 65.

Put A Face On It (Patrick School vs. Linden) (1/7/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Second-ranked Patrick School earns top UCT seed

The second-ranked Celtics drew the top seed for the 79th Union County Tournament, ahead of 2-Roselle Catholic, 3-Linden and 4-Union Catholic.

Tri-State Boys Basketball Top 20 (2/9/2016)

High school sports expert Mike Quick presents his weekly Tri-State Boys Basketball Top 20 poll and breaks it down with partner in crime Jimmy Cavallo. Who will be No. 1 this week? Watch every Tuesday to find out.

NJ boys hoops: Gill St. Bernard's snaps up top SCT seed

Defending-champion Gill St. Bernard's gained the No. 1 seed for the upcoming Somerset County Tournament, ahead of 2-Montgomery, 3-Somerville and 4-Ridge

Mahoney pours in 40 to guide Ridge past Rutgers Prep

Senior forward Max Mahoney scored a career-high 40 points, including 21 in a sizzling third quarter, and he also collected 19 rebounds, three assists and five blocks to help the Red Devils to a 60-49 win over Rutgers Prep

Livecast primer: Montverde Academy (Fla.) vs. St. Joseph (Met.)

St. Joseph (Metuchen) will carry the banner for New Jersey in a big out-of-state matchup with Montverde Academy, LIVE on MSGVarsity.com on Thursday at 8:30 p.m.

Livecast primer: Linden vs. Sayreville

Linden welcomes Sayreville to Union County, LIVE on MSGVarsity.com at 7 p.m. on Thursday from the Metro Classic at Kean University.

Livecast primer: Hunterdon Central vs. Union Catholic

Hunterdon Central, new to the MSGVarsity NJ power rankings, travels to Kean University to take on Union Catholic LIVE on MSGVarsity.com at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday.

Hunterdon Central orchestrates upset over No. 10 Gill

Tucker Richardson recorded 17 points, seven rebounds and seven assists and Cole Hanntz and Colin McNeil combined for 28 points to direct the Red Devils to a 60-41 over 10th-ranked Gill St. Bernard's

Crown nets 1000, Hanover Park tops Mountain Lakes

John Crown scored 27 points, totalling 1000 for his career, as Hanover Park dominated Mountain Lakes in a key league victory in the NJAC - Liberty Division.

Tri-State Top 20 boys basketball poll (2/9)

Marques Watson and Thomas Jefferson picked up a huge win at Christ the King. Find out where the Orange Wave are in this week's tri-state top 20 poll.

Power rankings: NJ boys basketball (2/9/16)

Hunterdon Central enters the rankings after its upset of Gill St. Bernard's and ahead of its LIVE game with Union Catholic on MSGVarsity.com this week.

Quick Hits - New Jersey (2/8/2016)

MSG Varsity's high school experts Mike Quick and Jimmy Cavallo look back at the best of the best from the week in New Jersey boys basketball, with highlights to get you caught up and analysis to get the debates going.

Morristown-Beard ousts defending champion Mendham

Morristown-Beard upended Mendham in the first round of the boys Morris County Tournament.

Ceesay, Jenkins help balanced East Side top Pa. foe

Hassan Ceesay scored 13 points and Tyrese Jenkins added 11 to help East Side snap a two-game losing streak with a 51-48 win over First Love Christian of Pa. at the Thomas Richel Hoopfest at Roselle Catholic. Roselle Catholic, Hudson Catholic and Plainfield also won at the showcase

Photos: Abraham Lincoln vs. Roselle Catholic boys basketball

Abraham Lincoln defeats Roselle Catholic 85-74 in boys hoops

Photos: Abraham Lincoln vs. Roselle Catholic boys basketball

Abraham Lincoln defeats Roselle Catholic 85-74 in boys hoops

Put A Face On It (Jefferson vs. Christ the King) (2/4/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Put A Face On It (Lincoln vs. Roselle Catholic) (2/4/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

NJ Boys Hoops: Tourney/Showcase Sked Feb. 6, 7

NJ Boys Basketball county tournament and showcase schedules for Saturday, Feb. 6 and Sunday, Feb. 7

Full game: Lincoln 85, Roselle Catholic 74

Feb. 6, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of Abraham Lincoln's 85-74 boys basketball victory over Roselle Catholic.

Seton Hall Prep egdes Gill St. Bernard's in Top 15 thriller

T.J. Gibbs came up with four free throws and a steal in the final 7.2 seconds to rally No. 4 Seton Hall Prep to a 58-54 victory over No. 10 Gill St. Bernard's before a sold-out and fully entertained crowd in West Orange

Lincoln downs No. 8 Roselle Catholic

Lincoln used its run-and-gun style and ran Roselle Catholic ragged in an 85-74 victory in New Jersey.

Put A Face On It (Gill St. Bernard's vs. Seton Hall Prep) (2/4/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Livecast Primer: No. 8 Roselle Catholic vs. Abraham Lincoln

Two of the top programs in the Tri-State meet up in an interstate matchup LIVE on MSGVarsity.com at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday.

McCombs leads balanced Mater Dei past Ranney

Depth and experience were key factors for Mater Dei, which got 18 points from senior NyQuan McCombs and 17 from junior Elijah Barnes en route to a 64-52 win over Ranney for the Shore Conference Class B Central championship

Put A Face On It (LI Lutheran vs. Cardozo) (2/4/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.

Put A Face On It (2/4/2016)

The amazing Mike Quick makes his picks, offers his unique insights and gets you pumped for the biggest matchups in tri-state high school boys basketball this weekend. Get your headphones out for this one.