New Jersey

New Jersey Basketball

Updated Mon, Dec 19, 2011 6:08 PM

Find the latest articles, photos and videos on New Jersey basketball here.

New Jersey Basketball
  • of

Pat's climbs aboard Richard's shoulders to UCT title

Kentucky-bound forward Nick Richards erupted for 24 points, 15 rebounds and four blocks to guide the second-ranked Patrick School to a 58-44 win over No. 1 Linden for its second straight Union County Tournament crown Saturday at Kean University

Photos: St. John Vianney vs. St. Rose girls basketball

St. Rose defeats St. John Vianney 56-31 in girls basketball

Photos: Mater Dei vs. Marlboro boys basketball

Mater Dei defeats Marlboro 54-41 during boys basketball

Thomas steers No. 2 St. Rose to Shore crown

Junior forward Lucy Thomas worked ceaselessly at both ends of the floor, backing her stiff post defense with a game-high 15 points as fifth-seeded St. Rose stormed to a convincing 56-31 victory over third-seeded St. John Vianney for its fourth Shore Conference Tournament title

Earlington delivers (twice) in clutch to lift Don Bosco

Marcellus Earlington sank the go-ahead free throw with 6.1 seconds to play, then blocked Bergen Catholic's last-ditch shot attemmpt to rally the second-seeded Ironmen to the Bergen County Jamboree crown, 53-52, Friday night

Enhanced Highlights: Don Bosco 53, Bergen Catholic 52 (2/24/17)

Bergen Catholic coach Bill Armstrong is mic'd up in the pregame before Don Bosco's win over Bergen in the finals of the Bergn County Jamboree.

Postgame: Don Bosco reclaims Jamboree title (2/24/17)

Don Bosco's Marcellus Earlington and Ron Harper talk about defeating Bergen Catholic to win the Bergen County Jamboree championship.

Franz fighting two battles for Morristown-Beard (2/24/17)

Morristown-Beard boys basketball coach Eddie Franz reveals his battle with lung cancer as he continues coaching the Crimson Knights in their search for a Morris County title.

Morristown wins first county title since 1980

Morristown relied on its intense man-to-man pressure to wear out Jefferson in the Morris County Tournament championship.

Highlights: Sayreville 59, South Brunwsick 52 (2/24/17)

Highlights from Sayreville's win over South Brunswick in the GMC girls basketball tournament finals.

Livecast primer: Linden vs. The Patrick School - Union County final

Watch LIVE as No. 1 Linden takes on No. 2 Patrick School for the Union County Tournament championship on News12Varsity.com at 6 p.m. on Saturday.

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

Watch LIVE on News12Varsity.com on Saturday night at 7:30 p.m. as Mater Dei looks for its second straight Shore Conference Tournament title against upstart Marlboro.

Enahoro wills Sayreville to first GMC title

Senior guard Isi Enahoro pumped in a game-high 23 points, topped a marauding defense that induced 34 turnovers and hit a timely, energizing 3-pointer that drove top-seeded Sayreville past stubborn third-seeded South Brunswick, 59-52, for its first GMC Tournament title

NJ BB: County Tournament Finals Skeds, Picks

Ten county tournament championships will be decided this weekend in Central and North Jersey. Here's the full sked and picks

Livecast primer: St. John Vianney vs. St. Rose - Shore Conference girls final

Watch LIVE on News12Varsity.com on Saturday night at 5:30 p.m as Shore Conference rivals St. John Vianney and St. Rose meet for the Shore Conference Tournament championship.

Swish & Dish: Thursday Rewind

Smith explodes, lights spark from arc to fuel No. 13 Pascack Valley; Mack, Rodriguez power Secaucus; Hirschy kisses records goodbye at Donovan Catholic; Farrell carries Metuchen

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)

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

Huddle Up - Mount St. Michael vs. Stepinac (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 - Bishop Loughlin vs. Archbishop Molloy (2/23/2017)

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

Sayreville, St. Joe's make Friday plans for GMCT final

Third-seeded Sayreville withstood a furious rally by South Brunswick to win in OT, 69-65, and Malachi Walker's stingy defensive play helped top-seeded St. Joseph defeat Woodbridge, 48-40, in the semifinals Wednesday at South Brunswick

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

Top-ranked Linden defeats St. Mary to reach UCT final

Top-ranked and top-seeded Linden bested 11th-ranked, fourth-seeded St. Mary, 49-38, and second-ranked, second-seeded Patrick School defeated third-ranked, third-seeded Roselle Catholic, 55-46, to arrange a championship meeting Saturday evening at Kean University

Highlights: South Brunswick 53, Bishop AHR 52 (2/21/17)

  • |
  • Feb 22, 2017

Highlights from South Brunswick's win over Bishop AHR in the semifinals of the GMC tournament.

Highlights: Sayreville 65, Piscataway 38 (2/21/17)

  • |
  • Feb 22, 2017

Highlights from Sayreville's win over Piscataway in the semifinals of the GMC tournament.

East Side, West Side win, set up all Newark ECT final

East Side and West Side each won their semifinal to set up the first all-Newark Essex County Tournament final since 2009.

Highlights: Patrick School 55, Roselle Catholic 46 (2/21/17)

Highlights from Patrick School's win over Roselle Catholic in the semifinals of the Union County tournament.

Highlights: Linden 49, St. Mary's 38 (2/21/17)

Highlights from Linden's win over St. Mary's in the semifinals of the Union County tournament.

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.

Power rankings: NJ girls basketball (2/22)

Rutgers Prep tightens clench on No. 1; St. Rose, St. John Vianney, Saddle River Day, Newark Tech and Neptune make moves

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.

NJ BB County Tourney Sked for Tuesday, Feb. 21

Essex, Hudson and Union counties and Shore Conference Tournament all conducting semifinal-round play Tuesday night at neutral sites

Markham, Thomas lift St. Rose past Manasquan in SCT semi

Juniors Mikayla Markham and Lucy Thomas delivered in overtime to vault fifth-seeded St. Rose past top-seeded Manasquan, 68-59, in overtime in the Shore Conference Tournament semifinals

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.

Highlights: Don Bosco Prep 67, St. Joseph Regional 57 (2/19/17)

Highlights from Don Bosco's win over St. Joseph Regional in the semifinals of the Bergen County Jamboree.

Postgame: Paul with career-high 26 points in Don Bosco win (2/19/17)

Don Bosco senior Chris Paul talks about scoring a career-high 26 points in the semifinals of the Bergen County Jamboree.

Highlights: Saddle River Day 51, Lodi Immaculate 39 (2/19/17)

Highlights from Saddle River Day's win over Lodi Immaculate in the finals of the Bergen County Jamboree.

Postgame: Sidor leads Saddle River Day to Jamboree title (2/20/17)

Saddle River Day sophomore Michelle Sidor talks about defeating Lodi Immaculate in the finals of the Bergen County Jamboree.

Highlights: Bergen Catholic 71, Teaneck 61 (2/19/17)

Highlights from Bergen Catholic's win over Teaneck in the semifinals of the Bergen County Jamboree.

Postgame: Stefanini on Bergen Catholic semifinal win (2/19/17)

Bergen Catholic senior guard Gabe Stefanini talks about defeating Teaneck in the semifinals of the Bergen County Jamboree.

Defense drives Saddle River Day to Bergen crown

Defense - and a new one at that - not often associated with Saddle River Day was the driving force in powering the Rebels past Lodi Immaculate for a second straight year in a 51-39 victory for the Bergen County Tournament title

Paul provides early spark to help Don Bosco reach final

Senior guard Chris Paul struck for seven of his season-high 26 points in the first quarter and knocked down 13 in the fourth to push the second-seeded Ironmen past third-seeded and defending-champion St. Joseph, 67-57, in the Bergen County Jamboree semifinals in Hackensack

Marlboro upsets Freehold Twp in SCT, Antoine scores 1000

Marlboro took down rival Freehold Township in the Shore Conference quarterfinals to highlight the day in Toms River. Read that story and more from all four games on Sunday.

Rutgers Prep avenges two losses vs. B-R to reach final

Senior Jake Needleman scored 18 points and sophomore Nahshon Battle had 16 to help the third-seeded Argonauts rebound from two earlier losses to second-seeded Bridgewater-Raritan, 71-58, in the Somerset County Tournament semifinals

Chatham cracks Randolph behind Bredahl

Mac Bredahl paced Chatham with a career-high 18 points despite back spasms in the Cougars' 70-39 victory over Randolph in the Morris County Tournament semifinals.

Photos:: Shore Conference Girls Basketball Tournament Quarterfinals

Shore Conference Tournament girls basketball quarterfinals

Castillo's buzzer-beater lifts Mo-Beard to MCT final

Ralph Castillo experienced his first thrill on Saturday night when he learned that his Morristown-Beard coach, Eddie Franz, would be on the sideline for the team's Morris County Tournament semifinal against Morristown.

Manasquan, RBC, St. Rose and SJV advance in Shore quarters

Mabrey, Masonius power Manasquan past Middletown South; Caverly keys fast start for RBC; Evans, Karpell, Doring, Bonner lift SJV over persistent Neptune; Marsicano, Markham, Stoll spark inspired St. Rose by RFH

Top seeds, Morristown and Jefferson, reach Morris County final

Jefferson and Morristown each advanced to the Morris County Tournament championship with victories on Friday night.

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.

NJ BB: County tourney scoreboard from Feb. 16

Results of county tournament action in Hudson, GMC, Shore Conference and Somerset from Thursday, Feb. 16

Cunningham, Santo power Watchung Hills

Junior guard Julia Cunningham pumped in 23 points but it was her three assists on consecutive 3-pointers from Alexa Santo during a third-quarter outburst that sparked fourth-seeded Watchung Hills to a 71-59 victory over fifth-seeded Bound Brook in the quarterfinal of the Somerset County Tournament

Middletown North rallies past Colts Neck to advance in SCT

The seventh-seeded Lions rallied from an eight-point deficit early in the third quarter behind play of Campbell and Higgins to advance to the Shore Conference Tournament quarterfinals, 66-59, Thursday in Middletown

NJ BB County Tournament Sked for Feb. 17-19

A big few days of county tournaments commences Thursday with action Somerset County quarterfinals, Shore Round of 16, Hudson County second round and GMC first round

NJ Boys Hoops Roundup from Wednesday, Feb. 15

Union, Rahway, Scotch Plains-Fanwood and Union Catholic all win in second-round action of the Union County Tournament

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

Swish & Dish: Wednesday Rewind

Edison thrives from long range to pick up win in first round of the GMC Tournament

Fast Break (2/15/2017)

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

No. Plainfield claims SCT win behind spark of Godwin, Gardner

Junior Tony Godwin scored a game-high 23 points and senior James Gardner contributed 20 points and five assists to steer the sixth-seeded Canucks to a 72-66 win over 11th-seeded Watchung Hills Tuesday in the second round of the Somerset County Tournament North Plainfield

Ocean's defense drowns Point Boro in SCT

Andrew Seager capped one possession for Ocean Township on Tuesday night by crashing the offensive glass for a resounding dunk. 

Highlights: St. Anthony 49, St. Augustine 48 (2/14/17)

Highlights from St. Anthony's win over St. Augustin in boys basketball.

Power rankings: NJ boys basketball (2/14)

Teaneck has been rolling and enters the Top 15 of the New Jersey Power Rankings.

Swish & Dish: Tuesday Rewind

Larkins, Rice each net career highs to rally RBC past RFH; Correa explodes for Rutgers Prep; scoreboards for Essex, Hudson, Shore, Somerset and Union County tournaments; Morristown picks up Win of the Night

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.

Power rankings: NJ girls basketball (2/15)

Manasquan rides late-game heroics from Dara Mabrey to cement hold on No. 2; No. 8 Franklin picks up impressive win; Allen double-double machine for No. 14 Neptune and undefeated Marist debuts

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.

Defense drives Allentown past Notre Dame

Behind a stifling defense predicated on quick feet and swift reaction, Allentown led from start to finish in an impressive 52-36 road win at Notre Dame

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.

Highlights: Patrick School 73, Archbishop Molloy 59 (02/12/17)

Highlights from Patrick School's win over Archbishop Molloy at the Prime Time Shootout.

Postgame: Patrick School's Harris hits 6 3-pointers (2/12/17)

Patrick School senior guard Jamir Harris talks about hitting 6 3-pointers in a win over Archbishop Molloy.

Highlights: Ranney 59, Newark East Side 56 (2/12/17)

Highlights from Ranney's win over Newark East Side in the Prime Time Shootout.

Postgame: Sarnor hits game-winner for Ranney (2/12/17)

Ranney sophomore guard Ahmadu Sarnor talks about hitting game-winning shot against Newark East Side.

Teaneck pulls away late from Dwight-E to reach Jambo semis

Senior guard Leondre Washington scored six of his 12 points over the final 2:26 to help the fourth-seeded Highwaymen snap a late tie and go on to top fifth-seeded Dwight-Englewood, 55-48, in the Bergen Jamboree quarterfinals Sunday in Hackensack

Highlights: Roselle Catholic 86, Montclair Immaculate 74 (2/12/17)

Highlights from Roselle Catholic's win over Montclair Immaculate at the Prime Time Shootout.

NJ Girls Basketball: Hudson County Tournament

Seeds, matchup, bracket and results for Hudson County Tournament

NJ Girls Basketball: Greater Middlesex Conference Tournament

Seeds, matchups and brackets for GMC Tournament

NJ Girls Basketball: Shore Conference Tournament

Manasquan earns top seed in pursuit of third SCT crown in four years; defending champion St. John Vianney seeded third

Highlights: Paterson Eastside 62, Clifton 33 (2/11/17)

Highlights from Paterson Eastside's win over Clifton in the first round of the Passaic County Tournament.

Quinerly strikes for 32 to lead Hudson Catholic past TCA

Junior guard Jahvon Quinerly pumped in 13 first-quarter points and finished with a career-best 32 to send No. 19 Hudson Catholic to a 79-53 win over Trenton Catholic at the Metro Classic Saturday at Kean

Cole powers 10th-ranked Friars past No. 4 Lincoln

Senior guard R.J. Cole scored 24 points and Ithiel Horton and Nigel Marshall chipped in with 12 and 10, respectively, to steer No. 10 St. Anthony to a 67-53 victory over the fourth-ranked Railsplitters Saturday at the Metro Classic

Mo-Beard advances in front of Coach Franz

Morristown-Beard took down Kinnelon to advance to the Morris County Tournament semifinals with their ill coach looking on.

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.

Young DePaul peaking, tops Wayne Valley

DePaul, led by six freshman and sophomores, advanced to the Passaic County Tournament semifinals with an 89-72 victory over Wayne Valley on Saturday.

Mabrey lifts Manasquan past St. Rose in OT

Junior guard Dara Mabrey sank a buzzer-beating 3-pointer at the end of regulation and played a hand in two pivotal buckets in overtime to propel No. 2 Manasquan to a dramatic 60-57 victory over No. 3 St. Rose

Show more
  • of

Scores / Schedules

Latest Tweets

@News12Varsity