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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.

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.

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

Southampton vs Wyandanch Boys Basketball Suffolk A Final

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.

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.

Oyster Bay celebrates win

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

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.

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’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.

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.

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

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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

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

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

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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.

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

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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.

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.

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 vs Harborfields Suffolk Boys Basketball A Semifina

Wyandanch vs Harborfields Suffolk Boys Basketball A Semi

Wyandanch starts strongly

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

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 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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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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.

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.

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.

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 makes a run

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

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

Bayport-Blue Point vs Southampton boys basketball

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 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.

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.

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.

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)

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

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

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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.

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.

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.

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

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: Bay Shore 64, Westbury 57

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

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.

Huddle Up (02/14/2017)

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

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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.

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

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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.

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.

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.

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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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.

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.

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.

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

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

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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.

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

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Huddle Up (2/9/2017)

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

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Photos: LI Lutheran vs St Anthony boys basketball

St Anthony outlasts LI Lutheran 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.

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

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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.

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.

Tri-State Boys Basketball Top 20 (1/17/2017)

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.

Full Game: Uniondale 71, Copiague 62

January 14, 2017: Watch the full game broadcast of Uniondale's 71-62 boys basketball win over Copiague.

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 - 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.

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 - Connecticut (2/6/17)

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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.

Full Game: Elmont 60, Brentwood 51

January 14, 2017: Watch the full game broadcast of Elmont's 60-51 boys basketball win over Brentwood.

Highlights: LI Lutheran 64, Monsignor Scanlan 58 (2/5/17)

Highlights of LI Lutheran over Monsignor Scanlan.

Plays of the Week (2/3/2017)

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 Boys Basketball Top 20 (1/31/2017)

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.

Tri-State Top 20 boys basketball poll (1/31)

Following a 3-0 week, Long Island Lutheran makes a big move in this week's Tri-State Top 20 boys basketball poll.

Shoot Around - Long Island (1/30/2017)

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.

Full Game Hills East 67, Hills West 59

January 8, 2017: Watch the full game broadcast of Hills East's 67-59 boys basketball win over Hills West.

Full Game: Holy Trinity 57, Baldwin 52

January 8, 2017: Watch the full game broadcast of Holy Trinity's 57-52 basketball win over Baldwin.

Huddle Up - Albertus Magnus vs. Ossining (1/30/2017)

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Huddle Up- HUDSON CATHOLIC vs SAINT PETER'S PREP (1/6/2017)

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Photos: Loughlin vs LI Lutheran boys basketball

Loughlin vs LI Lutheran Boys Basketball

Jacobs paces No. 11 LuHi over No. 9 Loughlin

Jacobs did his part with 13 points and 13 assists, earning the game MVP honors and sharing the wealth. For the second game in a row, the Crusaders had five players in double figure scoring. Nowell had 11 points, eight below his season average.

Power rankings: Long Island boys basketball (1/31)

Bay Shore is back! The Marauders beat Hills East and Westbury to move up in this week's Long Island boys basketball power rankings.

Bay Shore fends off late Westbury rally

The Marauders finished strong to close out a 64-57 win over Westbury in the LuHi Invitational at Long Island Lutheran Saturday afternoon.

Photos: Elmont vs. Hills East boys basketball

Hills East defeated Elmont at the LuHi Invitational.

Photos: Westbury vs. Bay Shore boys basketball

Westbury vs Bay Shore Boys Basketball

Half Hollow Hills East grinds out win over Elmont

Half Hollow Hills East (13-3) defeated Elmont (12-4), 55-40, led by junior Kendall Nero-Clark.

Livecast primer: No. 9 Bishop Loughlin vs. No. 11 Long Island Lutheran

It’s a battle of two of the tri-state’s top teams when Bishop Loughlin takes on Long Island Lutheran in the Empire Invitational at Adelphi University Sunday at 4 p.m. live on News12Varsity.com.

Balanced attack lifts No. 11 LuHi over Curtis

Donatas Kupsas led the charge offensively as the 6-foot-8 junior from Lithuania had 20 points, six rebounds and three assists. Essam Mostafa, a 6-foot-9 sophomore forward from Egypt, had 15 points and 14 rebounds, Chris Coalmon, a 6-foot-6 senior swing, had 14 points, seven rebounds and three assists, senior point guard Brandon Jacobs had 12 points and eight assists and Pietro Giovanardi, a 6-foot-4 junior from Italy, added 10 points.

Photos: Curtis vs. LI Lutheran boys basketball

Curtis vs LI Lutheran Boys Basketball

Highlights: Center Moriches 59, Babylon 56 (OT) (1/27/17)

Highlights of Center Moriches over Babylon.

Livecast primer: Half Hollow Hills East vs. Elmont

Half Hollow Hills East (11-3) take on Elmont (12-3) at the LuHi Invitational on Saturday.

Plays of the Week (1/26/2017)

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 - Red Bank Catholic vs Gill St. Bernards (01/25/17)

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Huddle Up - Manasquan vs Rutgers Prep (01/25/17)

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Huddle Up- Elmont vs Hills East (01/25/17)

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Huddle Up - Bishop Loughlin vs LuHi (01/25/17)

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Huddle Up - Curtis vs LuHi (01/25/17)

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Huddle Up - LuHi vs Rumson-Fair Haven (01/25/17)

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Livecast primer: Curtis vs. No. 11 Long Island Lutheran

It’s a cross-regional showdown when Staten Island powerhouse Curtis heads to Long Island to meet Long Island Lutheran in the finale of the LuHi Invitational Saturday at 4 p.m. live on News12Varsity.com.

Livecast primer: Westbury vs. Bay Shore

It’s a battle of two of Long Island’s best teams when red-hot Westbury meets scorching Bay Shore in the LuHi Invitational Saturday at 2:15 p.m. live on News12Varsity.com.

Huddle Up - Westbury vs Bay Shore (01/25/17)

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Huddle Up (01/25/2017)

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Highlights: Lawrence Woodmere 82, Sacred Heart 73 (1/24/17)

Highlights from Lawrence Woodmere's win over Sacred Heart in boys basketball

Huddle Up - St. Raymond vs Molloy (01/24/2017)

Amanda Pugliese and Elio Velez preview another great CHSAA matchup - St. Ray's vs. Molloy, which you can watch live Wednesday at 7:30 pm on News 12 Varsity.

Tri-State Boys Basketball Top 20 (1/24/2017)

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.

Tri-State Top 20 boys basketball poll (1/24)

Archbishop Molloy and Bishop Loughlin are two of the top teams in New York City, but where are they in this week's Tri-State Top 20 boys basketball poll? Find out now

Power rankings: Long Island boys basketball (1/24)

Danny Ashley's Uniondale Knights continue to roll. Find out where they are in this week's Long Island boys basketball power rankings.

Shoot Around Long Island (1/23/17)

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.

Highlights: South Shore 61, Baldwin 57 (1/22/17)

Highlights of South Shore over Baldwin.

Murphy's Law: Chaminade knocks off St. Anthony's

Murphy set the tone and closed the door on a wire-to-wire win for Chaminade, which beat Holy Trinity and St. Anthony’s in a week the Flyers proved they are the team to beat in the NSCHSAA.

Full Game: Chaminade 67, Floral Prak 41

December 28, 2016: Watch the full game broadcast of Chaminade's 67-41 boys basketball victory over Floral Park.

Highlights: Chaminade 71, St. Anthony's 56 (1/20/17)

Highlights of Chaminade over St. Anthony's.

Highlights: Glen Cove 72, Lynbrook 69 (1/17/17)

Highlights of Glen Cove over Lynbrook.

Full Game: Westbury 68, Manhasset 58

December 28, 2016: Watch the full game broadcast of Westbury's 68-58 boys basketball victory over Manhasset.

Plays of the Week (1/20/2017)

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 (BISHOP LOUGHLIN vs ARCHBISHOP MOLLOY)

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Huddle Up (1/19/2017)

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Huddle Up (MOUNT VERNON vs NEW ROCHELLE)

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Huddle Up (HUNTERDON CENTRAL vs SAYREVILLE)

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Huddle Up (ROSELLE CATHOLIC vs THE PATRICK SCHOOL)

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Full Game: Massapequa 68, MacArthur 27

December 15, 2016: Watch the full game broadcast of Massapequa's 68-27 boys basketball victory over MacArthur.

Shoot Around Long Island (1/17/2017)

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.

Photos: Uniondale vs. Copiague boys basketball

Uniondale vs. Copiague Boys Basketball 1/14/17.

Tri-State Top 20 boys basketball poll (1/17)

Al-Amir Dawes and the Celtics remain No. 1 in the Tri-State after beating St. Anthony Saturday. Find out who joins Patrick School now.

Power rankings: Long Island boys basketball (1/17)

Elmont and Brentwood battled at the Nassau/Suffolk Challenge. Find out where both teams are in this week's Long Island boys basketball power rankings.

Lincoln 'D' powers hosts to win over Iona Prep

Michael Reid scored a game-high 21 points as Lincoln defeated Iona Prep, 53-44, in a boys basketball game held Sunday at the Martin Luther King Classic in Coney Island. Long Island Lutheran defeated Queens High School of Teaching, 70-51, along with South Shore and Thomas Jefferson posting victories.

Block party: Brown guides Uniondale over Copiague

Brown had 16 points, 15 rebounds and five blocks and was more aggressive in the third quarter, helping the Knights create separation from Copiague following a first half that didn’t see either team have more than a two-point lead.

Highlights: South Side 67, Central Islip 61 (1/14/17)

Highlights of South Side over Central Islip.

Highlights: Westbury 77, Plainview-JFK 66 (1/13/17)

Highlights of Westbury over Plainview-JFK.

Photos: Elmont vs Brentwood boys basketball

Elmont vs Brentwood Boys Basketball 1/14/17.

Highlights: Stepinac 76, Luhi 66 (1/14/17)

Highlights of Stepinac over Luhi.

Olawoye shoots Elmont over Brentwood

The 5-foot-11 junior guard scored a game-high 28 points, knocking down six 3-pointers. He scored 12 points during the pivotal third quarter when Elmont (10-2), ranked No. 8 on Long Island by News 12 Varsity, outscored Brentwood, 23-3 and took a 45-34 lead into the fourth quarter.

Livecast primer: Copiague vs. Uniondale

It’s a battle for county bragging rights when Copiague meets host Uniondale in the finale of the Nassau/Suffolk Challenge Saturday at 6 p.m. live on News12Varsity.com.

Livecast primer: Brentwood vs. Elmont

It’s a battle for county bragging rights when Brentwood meets Elmont in the Nassau/Suffolk Challenge Saturday at 4 p.m. from Uniondale HS live on News12Varsity.com.

Huddle Up - MATER DEI PREP vs NEWARK EAST SIDE (1/12/2017)

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Plays of the Week (1/11/2017)

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 - BRENTWOOD vs ELMONT (1/12/2017)

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Huddle Up - PEARL RIVER vs YORKTOWN (1/12/2017)

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Huddle Up - HEN HUD vs TAPPAN ZEE (1/12/2017)

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Huddle Up (1/12/2017)

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Huddle Up - COPIAGUE vs UNIONDALE (1/12/2017)

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Huddle Up - THE PATRICK SCHOOL vs ST. ANTHONY (1/12/2017)

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Huddle Up - BISHOP LOUGHLIN vs ST. RAYMOND (1/12/2017)

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Highlights: Brentwood 66, Floyd 51 (1/10/17)

Highlights of Brentwood over Floyd.

Power rankings: Long Island boys basketball (1/10)

After an impressive win over cross-town rival Hills West, find out where Hills East is in this week's Long Island boys basketball power rankings

Tri-State Top 20 boys basketball poll (1/10)

Where will Cole Anthony's Archbishop Molloy Stanners be this week after big wins over Christ the King and Queens High School of Teaching? Find out now

Tri-State Boys Basketball Top 20 (1/10/2017)

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.

Shoot Around - Long Island (1/9/17)

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.

Second half adjustment leads Hills East past Hills West

Hills East's defense led it to a 67-59 victory over Hills West on Sunday.

Photos: Hills West vs Hills East boys basketball

Hills West vs Hills East Boys Basketball

Holy Trinity makes a "statement" against Baldwin

Holy Trinity took the lead late in the first quarter and didn't look back on its way to 57-52 victory over Baldwin.

Photos: Holy Trinity vs Baldwin boys basketball

Holy Trinity vs Baldwin Boys Basketball

Livecast primer: Half Hollow Hills West vs. Half Hallow Hills East

Two top-five teams on Long Island meet as Half Hallow Hills West plays Half Hallow Hills East in the Gary Charles Hoop Classic at Adelphi University Sunday afternoon. Watch live on News 12 Varsity!

Livecast primer: Holy Trinity vs. Baldwin

A pair of top-10 teams on Long Island meet as Holy Trinity tips off against Baldwin in the Gary Charles Hoops Classic at Adelphi University. Watch live on News 12 Varsity!

Highlights: Elmont 65, Great Neck North 54 (1/6/17)

Highlights of Elmont over Great Neck North.

Huddle Up - HILLS WEST vs HILLS EAST (1/6/2017)

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

Huddle Up - BALDWIN vs HOLY TRINITY (1/6/2017)

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

Huddle Up - LUHI vs LOUGHLIN (1/6/2017)

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

Huddle Up - WINGS vs CHRIST THE KING (1/6/2017)

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

Huddle Up - ST. MARY'S (ELIZABETH) vs ST. JOSEPH REGIONAL (1/6/2017)

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

Huddle Up (1/6/2017)

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

Livecast primer: Long Island Lutheran vs. Bishop Loughlin

Two top-20 teams in the Tri-State meet Saturday as Long Island Lutheran, ranked No. 13 by News 12 Varsity, and Bishop Loughlin, ranked No.11 by News 12 Varsity, meet in the Empire Invitational at Adelphi University.

Huddle Up Stepinac vs Iona Prep (1/6/2017)

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

Highlights: Hills East 82, Bay Shore 79 (OT) (12/22/16)

Highlights of Hills East over Bay Shore.

Plays of the Week (1/4/2017)

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 boys basketball poll (1/3)

It's a new year and a new Tri-State Top 20 boys basketball poll. Find out who joins Roselle Catholic.

Tri-State Boys Basketball Top 20 (1/3/2017)

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.

Power rankings: Long Island boys basketball (1/3)

The new year brings some new teams to the Long Island boys basketball power rankings this week

Highlights: Baldwin 58, Bay Shore 56 (12/29/16)

Highlights of Baldwin over Bay Shore.

Highlights: Mamaroneck 60, Uniondale 56 (12/28/16)

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Highlights from Mamaroneck's win over Uniondale in the Slam Dunk tournament semifinals.

Highlights: Byram Hills 61, Uniondale 47 (12/29/16)

Highlights from Byram Hills win over Uniondale in the Slam Dunk tournament consolation game.

Chaminade shuts down Floral Park to win Haggerty Tournament

Chaminade's defense led it to a 67-41 victory over Floral park in the Haggerty Tournament title game.

Highlights: Harborfields 50, Fox Lane 29 (12/28/16)

Highlights of Harborfields over Fox Lane.

Westbury uses speed and size to defeat Manhasset

Westbury used its speed and its ability to rebound to beat Manhasset 68-58.

Photos: Westbury vs Manhasset boys basketball

Westbury vs Manhasset Boys Basketball

Photos: Floral Park vs Chaminade boys basketball

Floral Park vs Chaminade Boys Basketball

Livecast primer: Floral Park vs. Chaminade

Floral Park squares off against host Chaminade in the Haggerty Tournament final Wednesday evening. Watch live on News 12 Varsity!

Livecast primer: Manhasset vs. Westbury

Manhasset and Westbury meet Wednesday in the consolation game of the Haggerty Tournament hosted by Chaminade. Watch live on News 12 Varsity!

Highlights: Valley Stream North 58, Massapequa 57 (12/27/16)

Highlights of Valley Stream North over Massapequa.

Highlights: Harborfields 63, Brentwood 57 (12/27/16)

Highlights of Harborfields over Brentwood.

Power rankings: Long Island boys basketball (12/27)

After rallying from a 16-point deficit in the fourth quarter to win at Bay Shore, where is Hills East in this week's Long Island boys basketball power rankings? Find out now

Lewis leads Hills East over Bay Shore

The Thunderbirds may be young, but they pulled off a massive comeback Thursday night, rallying from a 16-point fourth-quarter deficit to beat Bay Shore, 82-79, in overtime.

Photos: Hills East vs Bay Shore boys basketball

Hills East vs Bay Shore Boys Basketball

Power rankings: Long Island boys basketball (12/20)

Who makes the cut in our first Long Island boys basketball power rankings of the winter? Find out now

Ammendola, Voigt lead Massapequa past MacArthur

Tommy Ammendola and Kevin Voigt led Massapequa to a 68-27 victory over MacArthur Thursday evening.

Photos: Massapequa vs MacArthur boys basketball

Massapequa vs MacArthur boys basketball Dec 15, 2016

Livecast primer: MacArthur vs. Massapequa

MacArthur and Massapequa square off in a non-conference match up Thursday evening. Watch live on News 12 Varsity!

A Redmen reunion at Hills West

Former St. John's teammates Bill Mitaritonna and Shawnelle Scott took different paths after graduation, but they had a bit of a reunion as opposing head coaches Saturday at Hills West.

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.

Metro Classic boys basketball LIVE spot

Watch the Boros and the Burbs play in the Metro Classic boys basketball game on Sunday, October 27 at 4:30 p.m. live only on MSGVarsity.com.

'The Football Fix' promo

Thursdays during the summer, MSGVarsity.com will fill your need to get ready for the 2014 football season with 'The Football Fix' hosted by Kevin Devaney Jr.

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!

Memorable Mondays: Top LI basketball games (2015-16)

In Week 6 of Memorable Mondays, we look back at the top five basketball games from 2015-16 on Long Island.

Year in Review: Long Island boys basketball (2015-16)

All summer long, MSG Varsity brings you a recap of the past year in Long Island’s top high school sports. We’ll publish a new “Year in Review” article every Thursday. Next up, we look back at the year that was in Long Island boys basketball

Coalmon finally getting noticed by D-I schools

Stony Brook offered on June 18. Bryant, Wagner and LIU Brooklyn of the Northeast Conference followed after watching Long Island Lutheran’s 6-7 combo forward play for the New York Jayhawks, a Queens-based AAU program, during the first week of the July live recruiting period.

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.

Hills West’s Dalyrimple commits to Vermont

Dalyrimple, a 6-5 sharpshooter who averaged 18.1 points per game and led Suffolk with a school-record 73 three-pointers last season, is the sixth player from Newsday’s 2015-16 All-Long Island team to commit to a Division I program.

Jarrett, Gatling sign letters of intent

Northport’s Lukas Jarrett signed his letter of intent with Lafayette and Baldwin’s Shane Gatling pledged to Niagara.

Second Nassau Hall of Fame class named

Announced at a press conference Tuesday morning in Mineola, the Class of 2016 includes 11 athletes, eight coaches, six administrators, four officials and two contributors. They will be formally inducted on Sept. 28 in a ceremony at the Crest Hollow Country Club and join the 23 in last year’s inaugural class.

2016 Nassau High School Sports Hall of Fame Induction (05/03/16)

Darius Burton and Jim Amen talk about their induction

Green show skills in Jordan Brand Classic

Green, a Long Island Lutheran senior, scored just nine points in Team New York’s 148-128 boys basketball win over Team East in the Regional Game Friday night at Barclays Center. But he also grabbed seven rebounds and tallied game-highs with eight assists and seven steals.

LuHi’s Green to play in Jordan Classic Regional

The Long Island Lutheran senior guard and Indiana commit accepted an invitation to play in the prestigious all-star game at Barclays Center on April 15.

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 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

Highlights: Stony Brook 43, Friends Academy 34

Watch HS SportsDesk highlights from Stony Brook's (blue) 43-34 boys basketball victory over Friends Academy (white) in the Long Island Class C Championship.

2016 All-Long Island Boys Basketball Honorable Mention

Find out who made the All-Long Island boys basketball honorable mention list

2016 All-LI Boys Basketball Teams

Find out who made the cut for the All-Long Island Boys Basketball Teams

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.

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.

Quick Hits - Long Island (3/21/2016)

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

Final LI boys basketball power rankings (3/22)

Who made the final Long Island boys basketball poll? Find out now

Highlights: Albany Academy 67, Elmont 51 (03/19/16)

Highlights of Albany Academy over Elmont.

Chat replay: NYS Federation tournament, Day 2

Check back and see what Dylan Butler, Elio Velez and Laura Amato said as they detail all the action from Day 2 of the NYS Federation basketball tournament.

Photos: Albany Academy v. Elmont Boys, Federation 'A' boys final

Albany Academy defeats Elmont Boys Basketball.

Elmont's storybook season ends in Federation 'A' finals

After stunning just about everyone by winning its first Long Island and New York State championship this season, Elmont came up just short in the Federation final, falling 67-51 to Albany Academy on Saturday.

No. 8 LuHi falls short upstate again

The Crusaders couldn't find the answers in a 69-62 loss to Thomas Jefferson in the NYS Federation Class AA semifinals.

Highlights: Jefferson 69, Luhi 62 (03/18/16)

Highlights of Jefferson defeating LI Lutheran.

Photos: Telecommunications vs. Elmont, Federation 'A' boys semifinals

Elmont defeats Telecommunication

Chat replay: 2016 NYS Federation basketball tournament, Day 1

Recap what Dylan Butler, Elio Velez, Laura Amato and Kevin Devaney Jr. said as they detail all the action from Day 1 of the NYS Federation basketball tournament.

Live chat: 2016 NYS Federation basketball tournament, Day 2

Join Dylan Butler, Elio Velez and Laura Amato as they detail all the action from Day 2 of the NYS Federation basketball tournament.

Highlights: Elmont 61, Telecommunication 44 (03/18/16)

Highlights of Elmont defeating Telecommunications.

Photos: Long Island Lutheran vs. Thomas Jefferson, NYS Federation 'AA' semis

Thomas Jefferson defeats Long Island Lutheran

The Butler Did It: The ultimate playoff beard

Elmont coach George Holub is sporting a Santa Claus-esque beard because of his team's special playoff run.

Defense sends Elmont to Federation final

Elmont's tough zone defense once again led the Spartans to a victory, this time a 66-41 showing against High School of Telecommunication Arts & Technology in the New York State Federation 'A' semifinals at the Times Union Center.

Live chat: 2016 NYS Federation basketball tournament, Day 3

Join Dylan Butler, Elio Velez, Laura Amato and Kevin Devaney Jr. as they detail all the action from Day 1 of the NYS Federation basketball tournament.

NYS Federation championships begin Friday

The New York State Federation Tournament, which starts on Friday morning, will crown champions in the final competitive weekend of the high school boys and girls basketball season.

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.

Put A Face On It (Jefferson vs. LI Lutheran) (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 (Elmont vs. Telecommunication) (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.

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.

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.

Quick Hits - Long Island (2/9/2016)

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

Quick Hits - Long Island (3/14/2016)

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

Elmont wins first boys basketball state title

Give Elmont straight A’s and move the Spartans to the head of the class. Class A, that is. Elmont schooled Troy in the subjects of defense and rebounding and won its first boys basketball state championship with a 57-43 victory Sunday at Glens Falls Civic Center.

Power rankings: LI boys basketball (3/15)

Elmont captured a first-ever state title over the weekend. Find out where the Spartans are in this week's Long Island boys basketball power rankings now.

Baldwin boys fall in state Class AA semifinal

Baldwin trailed by only 62-60 with 4:31 left, thanks to senior Shane Gatling’s 29-point finale, including 23 in the second half and nine in the fourth quarter.

Elmont holds on to win state Class A semifinal

Sinon wound up with an open look from deep in the corner, but his hurried three-pointer was short, and the Spartans and their tenacious defensive wizards hung on for a 50-48 victory Saturday in their first trip to the state Class A semifinals at Glens Falls Civic Center. The Spartans (22-3) will face local favorite Troy in Sunday’s championship game at 1:30 p.m. Troy trounced Williamsville, 78-39, in the other semifinal.

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.

Highlights: Elmont 69, Massapequa 62 (2/19/14)

Highlights of elmont defeating Massapequa 69-62, in the Quarterfinal round of the Nassau 'AA' playoffs.

Highlights: Elmont 50, Byram Hills 48 (3/12/16)

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Highlights from Elmont's win over Byram Hills in the NYS Class A state semifinals.

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.

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.

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.

Power rankings: LI boys basketball (3/8)

Baldwin captured the Long Island Class AA title, beating Hills West in a thriller. Find out where the Bruins are in this week's Long Island boys basketball power rankings now.

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.

Quick Hits - Long Island (3/07/2016)

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

Baldwin vs. Hills West, LI Class AA Basketball Championship

Baldwin vs. Hills West, LI Class AA Basketball Championship

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.

Full game: Baldwin 65, Hills West 55

Mar. 6, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of Baldwin's 65-55 boys basketball victory over Half Hollow Hills West in the Long Island Class AA championship.

Photos: Baldwin vs. Hills West, Boys Basketball LIC Class AA

Baldwin vs. Hills West, LI Class AA Championship #2

Rhoden, Gatling lead No. 18 Baldwin in Long Island 'AA' Championship

Jared Rhoden and Shane Gatling scored the final 12 points of the game to lead Baldwin with a 65-55 victory over Half Hollows Hills West Sunday at LIU Post.

Full game: Elmont 41, Harborfields 32

Mar. 6, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of Elmont's 41-32 boys basketball victory over Harborfields in the Long Island Class A championship.

Photos: Elmont vs. Harborfields, Boys Basketball LIC Class A

Elmont vs. Harborfields, LI Class A Basketball Championship.

Elmont defense sparks first-ever Long Island Championship

Elmont shut out Harborfields in the final eight minutes of play to capture its first-ever Long Island 'A' Championship at LIU Post on Sunday.

Quick Hits - Long Island (2/15/2016)

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

Stony Brook School edged in 'C' regional final

The Bears did have those final seven seconds, but Haldane hung on for a 35-34 win Friday night in a state Class C regional final at Pace University, where a large, loud crowd cheered the Blue Devils, from Cold Spring in Putnam County.

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.

Livecast primer: Half Hollow Hills West vs. Baldwin

Two of the top teams in the Tri-State face off Sunday, looking to capture a Long Island Championship. Tipoff is slated for 3 p.m. on #MSGV_LIVE.

St. Anthony’s CHSAA bid falls short in semis

Overcoming constant double teams and the length of a team that had three 6-foot-7 players, Nicholas scored 23 points for the Friars in a 51-50 loss to Buffalo Canisius at St. John the Baptist.

Highlights: Haldane 35, Stony Brook 34 (3/4/16)

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Highlights from Haldane's thrilling win over Stony Brook in the NYS Class C regional finals.

Bridgehampton loses state regional final

Bridgehampton’s reign as state Class D champions is over and the Killer Bees were their own worst enemy.

Southampton falls despite Johnson’s 36 points

“We are champions for life,” Johnson said after his brilliant 36-point performance Saturday in Southampton’s 79-65 loss to Marlboro at Mount St. Mary College in the state Class B regional final.

Marlboro to make first-ever trip to Glens Falls

Marlboro defeats Southampton, 79-65, on Saturday at Mount Saint Mary College to advance to the NYS Class B final four.

Livecast primer: Harborfields vs. Elmont

Harborfields and Elmont come into the Long Island Championship, riding streaks of dramatic postseason victories. Now, they face off with a title on the line, Sunday at 1 p.m. on #MSGV_Live

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.

Haldane holds off Stony Brook in NYS quarters

Haldane holds off Stony Brook, 35-34, in Friday’s NYS Class C quarterfinal game at Pace University.

Clark Academy locks down Bridgehampton

Clark Academy's defense shines in Friday's 67-56 win over Bridgehampton in the NYS Class D quarterfinals at Pace University.

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.

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.

Kellenberg’s Torre scoop shot

Kellenberg’s Steve Torre gets to the rim as part of the Firebird’s comeback effort in the fourth quarter against St. Anthony’s.

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

Kellenberg’s Torre eurostep

Kellenberg’s Steve Torre attacks the basket to open up the third quarter and pull the Firebirds to within five points against St. Anthony’s.

Nicholas leads Friars to upset over Kellenberg

Josh Nicholas scored a game-high 21 points in St.Anthony's 49-45 victory over Kellenberg in the NSCHSAA title game

St. Anthony’s Nicholas pretty drive

St. Anthony’s Josh Nicholas penetrates the defense and scores in the paint for the 26-21 lead over Kellenberg with 4:10 remaining in the third quarter.

St. Anthony’s Pryor drive to the basket

St. Anthony’s James Pryor gets to the basket for the layup and 15-12 lead over Kellenberg with 4:20 left in the second quarter.

Kellenberg’s Deverna from the outside

Kellenberg’s Kyle Deverna drills a 3-pointer at the top of the key to make the score 42-29 in favor of St. Anthony’s early in the fourth quarter.

St. Anthony’s Nicholas dunk

St. Anthony’s Josh Nicholas throws down the dunk in transition to pull the Friars to within 10-6 in the first quarter against Kellenberg.

Kellenberg’s Wilkens hits from the outside

Kellenberg’s Ryan Wilkens drains a 3-pointer to cut the St. Anthony’s lead to 19-15 late in the second quarter.

Kellenberg’s Wilkens big basket

Kellenberg’s Ryan Wilkens knocks down a 3-pointer as part of a 12-0 run to cut the deficit to just 44-41 with 2:44 left in the fourth quarter.

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 - St. Anthony's vs. Kellenberg) ( 2/29/2016)

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.