Joe Gibbons scored nine of his game-high 30 points in overtime and added nine rebounds for St. John the Baptist in an 83-80 win over McClancy (Queens) in non-league.
Khaleev Ginyard had 27 points, including two free throws with 1.6 seconds left in OT to provide the final margin. Dante Thomas-Smallwood added 13 points and eight rebounds for St. John the Baptist. Patrick Mudeelewski led McClancy with 25 points.
Longwood 102, Ward Melville 69: Paris Parks had 25 points and Darien Davis added 24 points and 10 assists as Longwood (3-0 League I) scored 90 or more points for the third time in four games this season. Tajric Boggs had 13 points and Patrick Piasecki added 12.
Half Hollow Hills East 53, Mepham 52: Cory Spevack scored on a putback with 10 seconds left to lift Half Hollow Hills East (1-2) in non-league. Dylan Horowtiz had 16 points and 12 rebounds, Jim Reiser added 10 points and seven assists and Chris Coroso finished with 11 points for Hills East. Doug Marshall led Mepham with 17 points. St. Anthony's 52, Chaminade-Madonna (Fla.) 47: Nico Roberts (12 points) went 6-for-6 from the foul line during a 17-14 fourth quarter for St. Anthony's (3-5) at the Kreul Classic in Coral Springs, Fla. Red Gordon scored 10 of his 12 points in the fourth quarter in the win.
GIRLS BASKETBALLClarke 54, West Hempstead 41: Alyssa Colletti had 15 points and six steals to lead Clarke (1-2) in Nassau Conference ABC-V. Danielle Ferrara added 14 points, eight rebounds and four assists, Allison Tamney had 10 points and five assists and Lauren Meade had eight points and eight rebounds.Freeport 56, Calhoun 52: LaTashia Morris scored 11 of her 24 points in the third quarter for Freeport (1-2) in Conference AA-II. Morris, who also had five rebounds, went 5-of-6 from the free-throw line in the final minute. Star-Asia Harris added 14 points and four steals. Meghan O'Sullivan led Calhoun with 17 points.South Side 56, Elmont 52: Christina Merrifield scored on a putback with a minute left to give South Side (2-1) a 54-52 lead in Conference ABC-I. Lauren Lopresti (10 points) added two free throws with seven seconds to go to provide the final margin. Megan Lonergan led the Cyclones with 14 points and 12 rebounds and Caitlin Wallace finished with 11 points. Reauna Dorner led Elmont with 14 points. Westbury 52, Roslyn 48: Marlene Ricketts had 21 points and 11 rebounds and Alisa Ashford had 14 points, 10 steals, seven rebounds and five assists to lead Westbury (1-1) in Conference ABC-II.Connetquot 61, Central Islip 59:Raychel Diver (10 points) hit a three-pointer with 12 seconds left to give Connetquot (1-1) a 60-59 lead in Suffolk League II. Marissa Monaco (19 points, 10 rebounds) added a free throw with nine seconds left for the final margin. Ericka Ellwanger added 12 points in the win and Janiece Jenkins scored 25 points for Central Islip.