Newsday runs a full-court press on Long Island high school boys basketball.
New York state Class AA semifinal: Half Hollow Hills West vs. Mount Vernon
**FINAL**: Hills West's season is over after losing a 69-65 decision to Mount Vernon.
Khalid Samuels, who led the Knights with 16 points, knocked down two free throws with 1:04 remaining to give Mount Vernon a 65-57 lead.
Blackman led Hills West with 25 points and 11 rebounds, and Sledge had 18 points and 10 assists. Hinds finished with 10 points for Mount Vernon.
The Knights will...