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Commack 59, Smithtown West 58

Commack's Michael Karaolis splits Smithtown West's defense on

Commack's Michael Karaolis splits Smithtown West's defense on his way for two. (Feb. 17, 2012) Photo Credit: Richard Slattery

John Stathis grabbed his 20th rebound and converted it into what proved to be the winning basket in overtime as host Commack defeated Smithtown West, 59-58, Friday night in a Suffolk AA outbracket game.

Commack's Nick Arnold (25, left center) goes up
Photo Credit: Richard Slattery

Commack's Nick Arnold (25, left center) goes up for two and gets fouled by Smithtown West's Mike Baiardi (10, left) on his way to go up for two. (Feb. 17, 2012)

Commack's John Stathis (34, right) goes up for
Photo Credit: Richard Slattery

Commack's John Stathis (34, right) goes up for a rebound against Smithtown West's Tom Whalen (22, left). (Feb. 17, 2012)

Smithtown West's Matt Schultz (3, left), goes up
Photo Credit: Richard Slattery

Smithtown West's Matt Schultz (3, left), goes up for two. (Feb. 17, 2012)

Commack's John Stathis splits Smithtown West's defense on
Photo Credit: Richard Slattery

Commack's John Stathis splits Smithtown West's defense on his way to the basket for two. (Feb. 17, 2012)

Smithtown West's Matt Schultz (3, left) goes up
Photo Credit: Richard Slattery

Smithtown West's Matt Schultz (3, left) goes up for two over Commack's Connor McQueeney (20, left). (Feb. 17, 2012)

Smithtown West's Tom Whalen (22, center)tries to shoot
Photo Credit: Richard Slattery

Smithtown West's Tom Whalen (22, center)tries to shoot over Commack's Michael Karaolis (45, center) and Brandon Kenney (14, left). (Feb. 17, 2012)

Smithtown West's Ryan Hickey (15, right) drives to
Photo Credit: Richard Slattery

Smithtown West's Ryan Hickey (15, right) drives to the basket around Commack's Nick Arnold (25, left). (Feb. 17, 2012)

Commack's Michael Karaolis splits Smithtown West's defense on
Photo Credit: Richard Slattery

Commack's Michael Karaolis splits Smithtown West's defense on his way for two. (Feb. 17, 2012)

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