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Snowden leads Southampton to first 'A' title

Snowden was unstoppable Friday night and helped lead second-seeded Southampton to a 93-80 win over No. 5 Wyandanch in the Suffolk Class A final at Suffolk Community College-Selden.

Livecast primer: Sewanhaka vs. North Shore, Nassau Class A semifinals

Third-seeded Sewanhaka meets second-seeded North Shore with a berth in the Nassau Class A final on the line Saturday evening at LIU Post. Watch live on News 12 Varsity!

Livecast primer: Seaford vs. Elmont, Nassau Class A semifinals

Fourth-seeded Seaford takes on top-seeded Elmont in the Nassau Class A semifinals Saturday evening. Watch live on News 12 Varsity!

Photos: Southampton vs Wyandanch - Suffolk Class A boys basketball final

Southampton vs Wyandanch Boys Basketball Suffolk A Final

Livecast primer: Hills West vs. Central Islip, Suffolk Class AA semifinals

A berth in the Suffolk Class AA final is on the line when third-seeded Central Islip faces No. 7 Hills West in the semifinals Saturday at noon from Stony Brook’s Island Federal Credit Union Arena live on News12Varsity.com.

Livecast primer: Hauppauge vs. Commack, Suffolk Class AA semifinals

A berth in the Suffolk Class AA final is on the line when top-seeded Commack faces No. 5 Hauppauge in the semifinals Saturday at 10 a.m. from Stony Brook’s Island Federal Credit Union Arena live on News12Varsity.com.

Livecast primer: Wyandanch vs. Southampton, Suffolk Class A final

The Suffolk Class A title is on the line when second-seeded Southampton faces No. 5 Wyandanch from SCC-Selden Friday at 7:30 p.m. live on News12Varsity.com.

Marmorale shoots Oyster Bay to Nassau 'B' title

The junior knocked down a buzzer-beater from just past halfcourt to end the first quarter and set the tone for Oyster Bay’s second consecutive Nassau Class B title as the top-seeded Baymen defeated No. 2 Carle Place, 51-31, at SUNY Old Westbury.

Oyster Bay’s Deblasio drives to the basket

Oyster Bay’s Elia Deblasio drives to the hoop for the layup late in the fourth quarter with a sizeable lead against Carle Place.

Oyster Bay celebrates win

Oyster Bay celebrates a Nassau County ‘B’ title after a 51-31 win over Carle Place.

Oyster Bay turns defense into offense

Oyster Bay turns defense into offense on consecutive possessions. Elia Deblasio gets the steal and score followed by the Brian Scindler block and Anthony Reilly layup. Oyster Bay leads 36-15 in the second quarter over Carle Place.

Carle Place’s Ruscillo spin and the foul

Carle Place’s Christopher Ruscillo spins into the paint and scores plus the foul to make the score 29-15 in Oyster Bay’s favor in the first minute of the third quarter.

Oyster Bay good ball movement

Oyster Bay swings it to Elia Deblasio for the open 3-pointer to take a 26-12 lead over Carle Place in the second quarter.

Carle Place mounts a comeback

Carle Place’s Nate Armstrong knocks down a 3-pointer, part of a 7-0 run, to cut the deficit against Oyster Bay to 22-10 in the second quarter.

Oyster Bay’s Marmorale buzzer beater

Oyster Bay’s Devon Marmorale sinks a buzzer beater from half court to end the first half for the 19-3 lead over Carle Place.

Oyster Bay’s Marmorale coast-to-coast

Oyster Bay’s Devon Marmorale grabs the rebound and drives the length of the floor for the 7-0 lead over Carle Place in the first quarter.

Huddle Up - 2/23/2017

Join Amanda Pugliese and our regional experts every Thursday for a look ahead at the top basketball games each weekend.

Plays of the Week (2/23/2017)

Want to see the most amazing plays from the past week? Then this is the show for you. Jimmy Cavallo counts them down - with a little help from you - every Wednesday.

Huddle Up - Mater Dei vs. Marlboro (2/23/2017)

Join Amanda Pugliese and our regional experts every Thursday for a look ahead at the top basketball games each weekend.

Huddle Up - The Patrick School vs. Linden (2/23/2017)

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Huddle Up - Mount St. Michael vs. Stepinac (2/23/2017)

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Huddle Up - Bishop Loughlin vs. Archbishop Molloy (2/23/2017)

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Tri-State Top 20 Girls Basketball Poll (2/22)

News 12 Varsity ranks the Top 20 girls basketball teams in the Tri-State through Tuesday's games

Livecast primer: Carle Place vs. Oyster Bay, Nassau Class B final

The Nassau Class B title will be decided when top-seeded Oyster Bay faces No. 2 Carle Place at SUNY-Old Westbury Thursday at 2:30 p.m. live on News12Varsity.com.

Power rankings: Long Island girls basketball (2/22)

As Baldwin continues to roll toward another county title, find out where the Lady Bruins are in this week's Long Island girls basketball power rankings

Shooters lead Southampton to Suffolk 'A' title game

After spending years in Suffolk ‘B’, Southampton made the leap to Suffolk ‘A’. While the competition elevated, so did Southampton. The Mariners used a balanced effort to best Bayport-Blue Point 72-56 at home Tuesday night to advance to the Suffolk ‘A’ final.

Photos: Southampton vs Bayport-Blue Point Suffolk 'A' semifinal

Bayport-Blue Point vs Southampton boys basketball

Highlights: Smithtown West 50, Deer Park 47 (2/21/17)

Highlights of Smithtown West over Deer Park.

Highlights: Hills East 75, Ward Melville 59 (2/21/17)

Highlights of Hills East over Longwood.

Wyandanch seals the victory

Wyandanch’s Dionte Jordan breaks down the defense and finds Maurece Miller for the layup and 90-69 lead late in the fourth quarter against Harborfields.

Wyandanch vs Harborfields Suffolk Boys Basketball A Semifina

Wyandanch vs Harborfields Suffolk Boys Basketball A Semi

Wyandanch breaks the pressure

Wyandanch’s Allen Evans sinks the reverse layup at the end of a press break for an 82-66 advantage over Harborfields midway through the final quarter.

Wyandanch controls the offensive glass

Wyandanch’s Corey Stewart collects the offensive rebound and scores for a 80-64 lead over Harborfields with 5:00 left in the fourth quarter.

Wyandanch’s Charles drills a deep 3-pointer

Wyandanch’s Kashawn Charles knocks down a deep 3-pointer off the dribble for a 63-43 lead over Harborfields early in the third quarter.

Harborfields makes a run

Harborfields’ Alex Merhige drives the lane and scores to extend the run to 11-0 in the third quarter against Wyandanch.

Harborfields’ Merhige slam dunk

Harborfields’ Alex Merhige drives the lane and slams it down, trailing Wyandanch 65-57 with 1:45 remaining in the third quarter.

Wyandanch’s Walker steal and stuff

Wyandanch’s Dabein Walker steals the pass and coasts in for a dunk to extend the lead to 47-37 over Harborfields with less than two minutes left in the first half.

Harborfields great ball movement

Harborfields' Joe Kelly gets a chance at a three-point play because of great ball movement from Ryan Stolba and Michael McDermott in the second quarter against Wyandanch.

Harborfields’ Wagner gets to the rim

Harborfield’s Sean Wagner drives the lane and finishes with an underhand scoop in the second quarter against Wyandanch.

Wyandanch’s Jordan gets into the paint

Wyandanch’s Dionte Jordan pulls up and knocks down the floater for a 42-31 second quarter lead over Harborfields.

Harborfields fights back

Harborfields’ Alex Merhige follows two misses and scores to pull the Tornadoes to within 23-13 against Wyandanch with 1:45 left in the first quarter.

Wyandanch's long range proficiency

Wyandanch continues its strong outside shooting as Kashawn Charles knocks down another 3-pointer to make the score 18-8 over Harborfields midway through the first quarter.

Wyandanch starts strongly

Wyandanch opens the game with a Kashawn Charles four-point play against Harborfields in the opening minute.

Tri-State Boys Basketball Top 20 (2/21/2017)

Find out which teams make our Tri-State Boys Basketball Top 20 poll as our analysts break down the rankings. Who will be No. 1 this week? Watch every Tuesday at 7 p.m. to find out.

Fast Break - 2/21/2017

Kevin Devaney and Gregg Lerner lead the girls basketball discussion on Fast Break each Wednesday at 7 p.m.

Huddle Up - CHSAA B/Q SEMIFINALS (2/21/2017)

Join Amanda Pugliese and our regional experts every Thursday for a look ahead at the top basketball games each weekend.

Tri-State Top 20 boys basketball poll (2/21)

Gill St. Bernard's surprised St. Anthony this week and the result is a meteoric rise in the poll. The Knights have won 15 of 16 since January 1st.

Full Game: LI Lutheran 79, Bishop Loughin 53

Jaunary 29, 2017 Watch the full game broadcast of LI Lutheran's 79-53 boys basketball win over Bishop Loughlin.

Shoot Around - Hudson Valley (2/20/17)

Jimmy Cavallo and our cast of regional experts keep you in-the-know on the high school hoops landscape on News 12 Varsity Shoot Around.

Shoot Around - Connecticut (2/20/17)

Jimmy Cavallo and our cast of regional experts keep you in-the-know on the high school hoops landscape on News 12 Varsity Shoot Around.

Shoot Around - Long Island (2/20/17)

Jimmy Cavallo and our cast of regional experts keep you in-the-know on the high school hoops landscape on News 12 Varsity Shoot Around.

Shoot Around - New York City (2/20/17)

Jimmy Cavallo and our cast of regional experts keep you in-the-know on the high school hoops landscape on News 12 Varsity Shoot Around.

Shoot Around - New Jersey (2/20/2017)

Jimmy Cavallo and our cast of regional experts keep you in-the-know on the high school hoops landscape on News 12 Varsity Shoot Around.

Livecast primer: Bayport-Blue Point vs Southampton, Suffolk 'A' boys basketball semifinals

Bayport-Blue Point faces off with Southampton for a chance to play in the Suffolk 'A' final.

Power rankings: Long Island boys basketball (2/21)

Bay Shore is moving back up the Long Island boys basketball power rankings after beating Floyd in the opening round of the Suffolk Class AA playoffs

Highlights: Smithtown West 68, Lindenhurst 48 (2/18/17)

Highlights of Smithtown West over Lindenhurst.

Highlights: Hills East 58, Longwood 30 (2/18/17)

Highlights of Hills East over Longwood.

Plays of the Week (2/17/2017)

Want to see the most amazing plays from the past week? Then this is the show for you. Jimmy Cavallo counts them down - with a little help from you - every Wednesday.

Highlights: Farmingdale 63, Freeport 48 (2/16/17)

Highlights of Farmingdale over Freeport.

Full Game: LI Lutheran 83, Curtis 72

Jaunary 28, 2017 Watch the full game broadcast of LI Lutheran's 83-72 boys basketball win over Curtis.

Power rankings: Long Island girls basketball (2/15)

Who are the top girls basketball teams on Long Island heading into the postseason? Find out now

Full Game: Bay Shore 64, Westbury 57

Jaunary 28, 2017 Watch the full game broadcast of Bay Shore's 64-57 boys basketball win over Westbury.

Tri-State Top 20 Girls Basketball Poll (2/15)

News 12 Varsity ranks the Top 20 teams in Tri-State Girls Basketball through Monday's games

Fast Break (2/15/2017)

Kevin Devaney and Gregg Lerner lead the girls basketball discussion on Fast Break each Wednesday at 7 p.m.

Tri-State Boys Basketball Top 20 (2/14/2017)

Find out which teams make our Tri-State Boys Basketball Top 20 poll as our analysts break down the rankings. Who will be No. 1 this week? Watch every Tuesday at 7 p.m. to find out.

Huddle Up - Long Beach vs Bellmore/Merrick (2/14/2017)

Join Amanda Pugliese and our regional experts every Thursday for a look ahead at the top basketball games each weekend.

Huddle Up - Morristown-Beard vs Morris Knolls (2/14/2017)

Join Amanda Pugliese and our regional experts every Thursday for a look ahead at the top basketball games each weekend.

Huddle Up (02/14/2017)

Join Amanda Pugliese and our regional experts every Thursday for a look ahead at the top basketball games each weekend.

Tri-State Top 20 boys basketball poll (2/14)

Look who's back! Off a huge week, St. Anthony moves back into the top five. Find out the other movers and shakers in this week's Tri-State boys basketball poll.

Shoot Around - Connecticut (2/13/2017)

Jimmy Cavallo and our cast of regional experts keep you in-the-know on the high school hoops landscape on News 12 Varsity Shoot Around.

Shoot Around - Long Island (2/13/2017)

Jimmy Cavallo and our cast of regional experts keep you in-the-know on the high school hoops landscape on News 12 Varsity Shoot Around.

Shoot Around - New Jersey (2/13/2017)

Jimmy Cavallo and our cast of regional experts keep you in-the-know on the high school hoops landscape on News 12 Varsity Shoot Around.

Shoot Around - New York City (2/13/2017)

Jimmy Cavallo and our cast of regional experts keep you in-the-know on the high school hoops landscape on News 12 Varsity Shoot Around.

Shoot Around - Hudson Valley (2/13/2017)

Jimmy Cavallo and our cast of regional experts keep you in-the-know on the high school hoops landscape on News 12 Varsity Shoot Around.

Power rankings: Long Island boys basketball (2/14)

Is Baldwin back after beating Westbury? Find out where the Bruins are in this week's Long Island boys basketball power rankings.

Full Game: St. Anthony 55, LI Lutheran 49

February 6, 2017: Watch the full game broadcast of St. Anthony's 55-49 boys hoops win over LI Lutheran.

Full Game: Hills East 55, Elmont 40

Jaunary 28, 2017 Watch the full game broadcast of Hills East's 55-40 boys basketball win over Elmont.

Highlights: Massapequa 40, Syosset 34 (2/11/17)

Highlights of Massapequa over Syosset.

Highlights: Hauppauge 61, Kings Park 60 (OT) (2/11/17)

Highlights of Hauppauge over Kings Park.

Plays of the Week (2/10/2017)

Want to see the most amazing plays from the past week? Then this is the show for you. Jimmy Cavallo counts them down - with a little help from you - every Wednesday.

Tri-State Top 20 Girls Basketball Poll (2/8)

Rutgers Prep, Manasquan, Long Island Lutheran and St. Rose hold the top spots in the latest Tri-State girls basketball poll

Power rankings: Long Island girls basketball (2/8)

After a huge win over Commack, find out where Ward Melville lands in this week's Long Island girls basketball power rankings

Huddle Up - MOUNT ST. MICHAEL vs ARCHBISHOP STEPINAC (2/9/2017)

Join Amanda Pugliese and our regional experts every Thursday for a look ahead at the top basketball games each weekend.

Huddle Up (2/9/2017)

Join Amanda Pugliese and our regional experts every Thursday for a look ahead at the top basketball games each weekend.

Huddle Up - ARCHBISHOP MOLLOY vs CHRIST THE KING (2/9/2017)

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Huddle Up - NOTRE DAME vs EWING (2/7/2017)

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Huddle Up - BERGEN JAMBOREE (2/9/2017)

Join Amanda Pugliese and our regional experts every Thursday for a look ahead at the top basketball games each weekend.

Fast Break (2/08/2017)

Kevin Devaney and Gregg Lerner lead the girls basketball discussion on Fast Break each Wednesday at 7 p.m.

Photos: LI Lutheran vs St Anthony boys basketball

St Anthony outlasts LI Lutheran 55-49.

St. Anthony edges Long Island Lutheran

No. 10 St. Anthony built a 16-point lead in the third quarter, but No. 5 Long Island Lutheran pushed the Friars to the brink before St. Anthony defended its home court, 55-49.

Tri-State Top 20 boys basketball poll (2/7)

Chad Venning and his Lions from Bishop Loughlin was among the teams making a big jump in this week's Tri-State Top 20 boys basketball poll. See who else made the cut.

Tri-State Boys Basketball Top 20 (2/07/2017)

Find out which teams make our Tri-State Boys Basketball Top 20 poll as our analysts break down the rankings. Who will be No. 1 this week? Watch every Tuesday at 7 p.m. to find out.

Huddle Up - LI LUTHERAN vs ST. ANTHONY (2/7/2017)

Join Amanda Pugliese and our regional experts every Thursday for a look ahead at the top basketball games each weekend.

Livecast primer: No. 5 LI Lutheran at No. 9 St. Anthony (NJ)

Watch LIVE on News12Varsity.com at 5:30 p.m. when Long Island Lutheran travels to Jersey City to take on Bob Hurley's St. Anthony Friars.

Shoot Around - New Jersey (2/6/17)

Jimmy Cavallo and our cast of regional experts keep you in-the-know on the high school hoops landscape on News 12 Varsity Shoot Around.

Shoot Around - Connecticut (2/6/17)

Jimmy Cavallo and our cast of regional experts keep you in-the-know on the high school hoops landscape on News 12 Varsity Shoot Around.

Shoot Around - Hudson Valley (2/6/17)

Jimmy Cavallo and our cast of regional experts keep you in-the-know on the high school hoops landscape on News 12 Varsity Shoot Around.

Shoot Around - Long Island (2/6/17)

Jimmy Cavallo and our cast of regional experts keep you in-the-know on the high school hoops landscape on News 12 Varsity Shoot Around.

Shoot Around - New York City (2/6/17)

Jimmy Cavallo and our cast of regional experts keep you in-the-know on the high school hoops landscape on News 12 Varsity Shoot Around.

Power rankings: Long Island boys basketball (2/7)

While Long Island Lutheran remains at the top, there's some movement in this week's Long Island boys basketball power rankings. Find out who joins the Crusaders.

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