Scenes from a Nassau Conference ABC-III boys basketball game between Locust Valley and host West Hempstead on Friday, Jan. 26, 2024.

Credit: James Escher

Isaiah Blunt of West Hempstead, left, draws a foul on Kyle Brown of Locust Valley during the fourth quarter of a Nassau Conference ABC-III boys basketball game at West Hempstead on Friday, Jan. 26, 2024.

Credit: James Escher

Preston Appel of Locust Valley soars through the air to score the first two points at the start of a Nassau Conference ABC-III boys basketball game against host West Hempstead on Friday, Jan. 26, 2024.

Credit: James Escher

Evan Wilson of West Hempstead, left, dribbles downcourt as Will Jacobs of Locust Valley guards him during the fourth quarter of a Nassau Conference ABC-III boys basketball game at West Hempstead on Friday, Jan. 26, 2024.

Credit: James Escher

Christ Young of West Hempstead, right, and teammate Evan Wilson react as the Rams close in on a 68-64 win over Locust Valley in a Nassau Conference ABC-III boys basketball game at West Hempstead on Friday, Jan. 26, 2024.

Credit: James Escher

Evan Wilson of West Hempstead reacts as the Rams close in on a 68-64 win over Locust Valley in a Nassau Conference ABC-III boys basketball game at West Hempstead on Friday, Jan. 26, 2024.

Credit: James Escher

Evan Wilson of West Hempstead, right, looks to drive past Kyle Brown of Locust Valley during the fourth quarter of a Nassau Conference ABC-III boys basketball game at West Hempstead on Friday, Jan. 26, 2024.

Credit: James Escher

Evan Wilson #25 of West Hempstead, right, drives to the net to draw a foul on Kyle Brown #3 of Locust Valley during the fourth quarter of a Nassau County Conference ABC-III boys basketball game at West Hempstead High School on Friday, Jan. 26, 2024.

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